10th Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering

Scientific Program Summary

- Session Chairman
- Session Co-Chairman

Sunday 9.6.96

Scientific Opening Lecture

PM        Teuvo Kohonen: The Self-Organizing Map, a Possible Model of Brain Maps

Monday 10.6.96

AM        Tetsuzo Akutsu: Artificial Heart, its History and Present Status        
          - Jaakko Malmivuo
                                                                        
Studio          Hall A          Hall B          Hall D          VIP
TRACK 1.1       TRACK 1.2       TRACK 1.3       TRACK 1.6       TRACK 1.9         
BIO-            BIOMATERIALS    MEDICAL         BIOMECHANICS    BIOMEDICAL SIGNAL AND
ENGINEERING                     IMAGING                         IMAGE PROCESSING  
                                                                                
Technology      Bioabsorbable   X-ray Imaging   Biomechanics    Wavelets and       
for Disabled    Materials                       of the          Fuzzy Logic       
and Elderly                                     Bone Tissue     Methods        
- Jan Ekberg    - P Törmälä     - D Cavouras    - J Jurvelin    - M Akay
- J-I Lindström - R Nerem       - C Wigderowitz - L Nolte       - P Flandrin

PM        Anthony Turner: Biosensors                                                  
          - David Geselowitz                                                         
                                                                               
Home Health     Biosensors      MRI             Biomechanics    Biomedical Signal and
Care                                                            Image Processing
- N Richter     - A Turner      - F Bello       - J Saulgoziz   - M Akay
- T Togawa      - J Lekkala     - P Dastidar    - A Jobbegy     - J Duchene
                                                                             
Engineering                                                             
in Health Care                                                               
- T Togawa
- N Richter                                                                        

Tuesday 11.6.96

                                                                             
AM        Olaf von Ramm: Developments in Real Time Volumetric Scanning                
          - Robert Plonsey                                                       
                                                                                  
                                                TRACK 1.7                        
                                                ULTRASONICS                      
                                                                               
Clinical        Biomaterials    Imaging         Ultrasonics                   
Engineering                                                                        
- N Pallikarakis - K Tanner     - K Meigas      - O von Ramm                                               
- P Karp        - U Schlegel    - C Asker       - J Jensen                               
                                                                               
PM        Meetings of the Societies, Social Event                                         
                                                                                     

Wednesday 12.6.96

                                                                              
AM        Jüri Engelbrecht: Nonlinear Systems in Medicine                            
          - Fumihiko Kajiya                                                     
                                                                   
                                TRACK 1.4       TRACK 1.8                       
                                BIO-OPTICAL     MEDICAL                          
                                APPLICATIONS    INFORMATICS                       
                                                                               
Physiological   Tissue          Bio-Optics      Nonlinear Dynamics           
Measurements    Properties                      in Medicine    
- H Teriö       - H Kanai       - Å Öberg       - J Engelbrecht            
- G Allen       - L Kubisz      - K Wårdell     - A Voss                       
                                                                                   
PM        Åke Öberg: Fibre-Optic Sensors and their Application in Medical Diagnosis  
          - Jüri Engelbrecht                                                       
                                                                               
Physiological   Electronic      Bio-Optical     Heart Rate                        
Measurements    Implants        Applications    Variability       
of Circulatory                                                 
System                                                    
- T Palko       - M Schaldach   - J Spigulis    - A Voss                         
- J Nousiainen  - V Valencic    - E Soini       - J Zebrowski                       
                                                                        

Thursday 13.6.96

                                                                            
AM                                                                                
                                TRACK 1.5                                          
                                RADIOTHERAPY                                     
                                                                              
Physiological   Electronic      Radiotherapy    Expert Systems and               
Measurements    Implants                        Medical Informatics      
- P Gerard      - M Schaldach   - S Savolainen  - C Ruggiero
- A Krticka     - H Nygaard     - T Vaschuk     - V Moret-Bonillo  

Patient         Tissue          Hyperthermia                                    
Monitoring      Engineering &                                   
                Medical Implants                                   
- P Meriläinen  - R Nerem       - S Savolainen                     
- F Reiniger    - H Nygaard     - T Vaschuk                                                   

For more information please contact Professor Jaakko Malmivuo jaakko.malmivuo@tut.fi

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Revised 1996.05.22