Chenxi Yang

晨熙

524 River Street, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, USA · cyang13@stevens.edu

Chenxi Yang received B.Eng. in Measuring Control Technology & Instruments from School of Instrument Science and Engineering at Southeast University in China at 2013. He then received M.Eng. in Electrical Engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology at 2015. His master thesis's topic was motion noise cancellation in seismocardiogram of moving adult subjects. He is now studying towards Ph.D. in electrical engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology. His adviser is Prof. Negar Tavassolian.

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Research Interest

Biophysical Signal Processing
Personalized Health Monitoring System
Medical Electronic
Non-invasive Sensing Technology

News

2018.7 My paper is accepted by IEEE TBME.
2018.4 My JBHI paper is featured in the May issue of IEEE JBHI in the Sensor Informatics category.
2017.11 I attended the HI-POCT2017 conference in DC, nice NIH campus:)
2017.8 My paper is accepted by IEEE Sensors Journal, please check the publication list!
2016.10 I received IEEE CAS travel grant for BioCAS2016:)
2016.8 Really honored to receive the EMBC 2016 NSF Award for Young Professionals!

Publications

Journal Articles 5

  • C. Yang, N. Tavassolian, "An Independent Component Analysis Approach to Motion Noise Cancellation of Cardio-Mechanical Signals," IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME), Accepted, July 2018, doi:
  • C. Yang and N. Tavassolian, "Combined Seismo- and Gyro-cardiography: A More Comprehensive Evaluation of Heart-Induced Chest Vibrations," in IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, vol. PP, no. 99, pp. 1-1., doi: 10.1109/JBHI.2017.2764798
  • C. Yang and N. Tavassolian, "Pulse Transit Time Measurement Using Seismocardiogram, Photoplethysmogram, and Acoustic Recordings: Evaluation and Comparison," in IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, vol. PP, no. 99, pp. 1-1., doi: 10.1109/JBHI.2017.2696703
  • C. Yang, S. Tang and N. Tavassolian, "Utilizing Gyroscopes Towards the Automatic Annotation of Seismocardiograms," in IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 17, no. 7, pp. 2129-2136, April1, 1 2017., doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2017.2663420
  • Chenxi Yang, Negar Tavassolian,"Motion Artifact Cancellation of Seismocardiographic Recording from Moving Subjects", IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 16, no. 14, pp. 5702-5708, July15, 2016. doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2016.2573269

Conference Publications 8

  • Chenxi Yang*, Nicole Aranoff, Philip Green, Negar Tavassolian, "A Binary Classification of Cardiovascular Abnormality Using Time-Frequency Features of Cardio-mechanical Signals," 2018 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC). Accepted. doi:
  • Chenxi Yang, Yudi Dong, Yingying Chen, Negar Tavassolian, "A Low-cost, Smartphone-only Pulse Transit Time Measurement System Using Cardio-mechanical Signals and Optical Sensors," 2018 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC). Accepted. doi:
  • C. Yang and N. Tavassolian, "A feasibility study on a low-cost, smartphone-based solution of pulse transit time measurement using cardio-mechanical signals," 2017 IEEE Healthcare Innovations and Point of Care Technologies (HI-POCT), Bethesda, MD, USA, 2017, pp. 93-96. doi: 10.1109/HIC.2017.8227592
  • C. Yang and N. Tavassolian, "Pulse transit time measurement using seismocardiogram and in-ear acoustic sensor," 2016 IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), Shanghai, China, 2016, pp. 188-191. doi: 10.1109/BioCAS.2016.7833763
  • C. Yang, S. Tang and N. Tavassolian, "Annotation of seismocardiogram using gyroscopic recordings," 2016 IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), Shanghai, China, 2016, pp. 204-207. doi: 10.1109/BioCAS.2016.7833767
  • C. Yang and N. Tavassolian, "Motion noise cancellation in seismocardiogram of ambulant subjects with dual sensors," 2016 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), Orlando, FL, USA, 2016, pp. 5881-5884. doi: 10.1109/EMBC.2016.7592066
  • Chenxi Yang, Negar Tavassolian,"Motion noise cancellation in seismocardiographic monitoring of moving subjects," in Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), 2015 IEEE, 22-24 Oct. 2015 doi: 10.1109/BioCAS.2015.7348361

Awards & Honors

  • Best TA Award - Stevens Institute of Technology - Dec. 2017
  • EMBC 2016 NSF Award for Young Professionals - IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society and National Science Foundation - 2016
  • Best TA Award - Stevens Institute of Technology - Dec. 2016
  • IEEE CAS travel grant for BioCAS2016 - IEEE Circuits and Systems Society - 2016
  • Best poster award - Graduate Research Conference 2016 - Stevens Institute of Technology
  • Edward Peskin Award for outstanding graduate study and research performance at Stevens - 2015
  • Masters Fellows Program Award for the Fall 2013 semester at Stevens - 2013

Experience

Visiting Researcher

Columbia University Medical Center

Work with Dr.Green on SCG/GCG data collection from CVD patients.

October 2017 - Present

Research Assistant

Stevens Institute of Technology

Work with Prof. Tavassolian on research works. Topics including: Cario-mechanical signal conditioning and processing, MEMS inertial sensor biomedical applications.

August 2015 - Present

Instructor

Stevens Institute of Technology

Teach undergraduate class E-359 (2017 Fall, 2018 Spring). Topic: Electronic Circuits

August 2017 - Present

Teaching Assistant

Stevens Institute of Technology

Teach undergraduate lab class E-245. Topic: Circuits and Systems

August 2015 - May 2017

Education

Stevens Institute of Technology, United States

Master of Engineering
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Major in Electrical Engineering

GPA: 3.9/4.0

Aug 2013 - May 2015

Southeast University, China

Bachelor of Engineering
School of School of Instrument Science and Engineering

Major in Measuring Control Technology & Instruments

Aug 2009 - June 2013

Interests

Apart from being a Ph.D. candidate, I enjoy building custom PCs.

I also like playing basketball and swimming. GO SPURS GO!