Thursday, July 8, 2010
Congratulations!!! to Thanawit Pornthanomwong and Dr. Loh for the Best Session Paper Award in CITSA 2010
This great pleasure to announce that the paper entitled, “Nonlinear Control
of a Heartbeat Model” coauthored by Thanawit Pornthanomwong and Robert
N.K. Loh, has won the best session paper award in the session “Optical
Engineering and Photonic Technology/Control Systems, Technologies and
Applications” in the 7th International Conference on Cybernetics and
Information Technologies, Systems and Applications (CITSA 2010) held
in Orlando, Florida on June 29 – July 2, 2010. The paper was presented
by Thanawit. The conference offered only best session paper awards and
some of the best papers will be invited for journal publication.
The research conducted in this paper was supported by an OU-Beaumont
Multidisciplinary Research Award in 2009. The support of Oakland
University and the Beaumont Hospitals is greatly appreciated. We would
also like to thank Dr. Robert Hammond of the William Beaumont
Hospitals for providing a set of the ECG data used in the simulation
studies. Last but not the least, the valuable comments and suggestions
of Dr. Bradley Roth of the Department of Physics and Dr. Edward Gu of
the ECE Department are acknowledged and greatly appreciated.
Congratulations once again!!!