Other scholarships

(# denotes graduate students / * denotes undergraduate students directly supervised by Dr. Alan Chiu)

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

  • C.C. Kuo #, C. Zhang, and A.W.L. Chiu, "Electrophysiological and behavioral cognition reveals the influence of working memory load, training gains and transfer benefits", Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, October 2012.
  • M.T. Liu #, C.C. Kuo # and A.W.L. Chiu, "EEG theta rhythm analysis using nonlinear Granger causality and approximate decomposition for decoding of motor intention", Proceedings of the 34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS 2012: 2012.
  • W. Chen # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Oscillator-based postictal stimuli prolong the intervals between in vitro Mg-free seizure episodes in hippocampal slice preparation", Proceedings of the 34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS 2012: 2012.
  • W. Chen #, D.O. Cahoy, J.G. Tasker, D.F. Bankard * and A.W.L. Chiu, "The relationship between oscillator model parameters and experimental magnesium concentration in a hippocampal seizure network: A preliminary spike train analysis", Abstract Supplement for the BMES Annual Fall Meeting, Hartford, CT, October 2011.
  • S. Ramezani # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Glutamate receptor dynamics in coupled oscillator model: A preliminary analysis of network complexity", Abstract Supplement for the BMES Annual Fall Meeting, Hartford, CT, October 2011.
  • C. Zhang, C.C. Kuo #, A.W.L. Chiu and J. Feng, "Towards a computer simulation platform for the glutathione redox cycle in an Alzheimer's transgenic mouse model", Abstract Supplement for the BMES Annual Fall Meeting, Hartford, CT, October 2011.
  • D.W. Moller # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Noise assisted intrinsic mode function coherence for seizure anticipation", Proceedings of the 33rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS 2011: 8287-8290, 2011.
  • C.C. Kuo #, W.S. Lin #, C.A. Dressel * and A.W.L. Chiu, "Classification of intended motor movement using surface EEG ensemble empirical mode decomposition", Proceedings of the 33rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS 2011: 6281-6284, 2011.
  • M.T. Liu #, C.C. Kuo # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Statistical threshold for nonlinear Granger causality computation in motor intention analysis", Proceedings of the 33rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS 2011: 5036-5039, 2011.
  • D.W. Moller # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Seizure anticipation of IEEG using intrinsic mode function coherence", International Journal of Medical Implants and Devices, 5(2): 101, 2011.
  • C.C. Kuo #, M. Liu #, W. Lin #, C.A. Dressel * and A.W.L. Chiu, "Surface EEG brain computer interface for the causality analysis and classification of the intended arm movement direction", International Journal of Medical Implants and Devices, 5(2): 76, 2011.
  • E.D. Sellers # and A.W.L. Chiu, "The design and evaluation of a three-variable vibrotactile feedback system for a myoelectric arm", Abstract Supplement for the BMES Annual Fall Meeting, Austin, TX, October 2010.
  • C.F. Pasluosta # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Evaluation of an optimized control strategy for a low-cost prosthetic hand", Abstract Supplement for the BMES Annual Fall Meeting, Austin, TX, October 2010.
  • J.M. Fontana # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Feature projection framework to improve the performance of a myoelectric pattern recognition system", Abstract Supplement for the BMES Annual Fall Meeting, Austin, TX, October 2010.
  • D.G. Rao # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Enhance signal detection in auto-associative CA3 pyramidal neuron model using electric field noise", IFMBE Proceedings, 24(9): 131-132, 2009.
  • C.F. Pasluosta #, H. Tims and A.W.L. Chiu, "Towards a low-cost robotic hand for upper-limb prosthetic applications", 14th IASTED International Conference on Robotics and Applications, Cambridge, MA, November 2009.
  • C.F. Pasluosta #, H. Tims and A.W.L. Chiu, "Nonlinear control of prosthetic device using slippage sensor feedback", Abstract Supplement for the Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference, Miami, FL, May 2009.
  • J.M. Fontana # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Control of prosthetic device using support vector machine signal classification technique", Abstract Supplement for the Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference, Miami, FL, May 2009.
  • F.M. Puno # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Learning rules for a novel biologically-inspired neural network paradigm with 3D activation function", Abstract Supplement for BMES Annual Fall Meeting, St. Louis, MO, October 2008.
  • H. Gadi #, D.W. Moller #, T.A. Valiante, D. Andrade and A.W.L. Chiu, "Spatial time-frequency analysis and non-parametric classification of human IEEG recordings using HMM", Abstract Supplement for BMES Annual Fall Meeting, St. Louis, MO, October 2008.
  • A.W.L. Chiu, H. Gadi #, D.W. Moller #, T.A. Valiante and D. Andrade, "Nonparametric analysis of human intracranial EEG recordings", Abstract Supplement for the 25th Annual Houston Conference on Biomedical Engineering Research, Houston, TX, February 2008.
  • J. Aziz, R. Karakiewicz, R. Genov, A.W.L. Chiu, B.L. Bardakjian, M. Derchansky and P.L. Carlen, "In vitro epileptic seizure prediction microsystem", Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems 2006: 3115-3118, 2006.
  • O. Mian, A. Hussain, M. Cotic, A.W.L. Chiu and B.L. Bardakjian, "Spatiotemporal tracking of electrical activities in neuronal networks", Abstract Supplement for BMES Annual Fall Meeting, Chicago, IL, October 2006.
  • T.A. Valiante, A.W.L. Chiu and B.L. Bardakjian, "Neural codes in human extracranial EEG: identification of epilepsy features", Proceedings of the 27th Annual International Conference of the IEEE-EMBS 2005: 432-435, 2005.
  • A.W.L. Chiu, M. Derchansky and B.L. Bardakjian, "Real-time estimation of seizure onsets in an in-vitro hippocampal epilepsy model using WANNs", Abstract Supplement for BMES Annual Fall Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, October 2004.
  • A.W.L. Chiu, M. Derchansky, E.E. Kang, P.L. Carlen and B.L. Bardakjian, "Prevention of spontaneous seizure-like events in both in-silico and in-vitro epilepsy models", Proceedings of the 27th Annual International Conference of the IEEE-EMBS 2005: 3597-3600, 2005.
  • A.W.L. Chiu and B.L. Bardakjian, "Stochastic resonance in an in-silico neural model", Proceedings of the 25th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2: 1925- 1928, 2003.
  • B.L. Bardakjian, A.W.L. Chiu and A. Courville, "A connectionist perspective on detection and control of epileptic seizures", Proceedings of the second Joint Meeting of the EMBS/BMES conference, 3: 2021-2022, 2002.
  • B.L. Bardakjian and A.W.L. Chiu, "Acceleration of learning in hybrid neural networks: A novel approach for the design of brain chaosmakers", Proceedings of the 23th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 1: 687-690, 2001.
  • A.W.L. Chiu and B.L. Bardakjian, "Efficiency of learning in artificial neural networks", Abstract Supplement for BMES Annual Fall Meeting, Durham, NC, October 2001.

OTHER PRESENTATIONS

  • R.K. Baker *, and A.W.L. Chiu, "Computer modeling of Alzheimer's disorder dynamics in transgenic mice", Louisiana Tech 12th Annual Student Research Symposium, Ruston, LA, April 2012.
  • J.P.J. Savarraj #, C.M. Kopfler *, and A.W.L. Chiu, "Connectivity patterns of in vitro rat cortical cultures", Louisiana Tech 12th Annual Student Research Symposium, Ruston, LA, April 2012.
  • A.W.L. Chiu, W. Chen #, S.O. Turner *, D.D. Sorrells #, J.G. Tasker, D.O. Cahoy, D.G. Rao # and R.A. Hanks *, "Kernel excitability in the oscillator model for the generation of field stimulus to modulate the activity of the neuronal network", Louisiana Biomedical Research Network 10th Annual Meeting, Shreveport, LA, January 2012.
  • J. Feng, C. Zhang, S. Wang, B. Hollins, G. Chen, J. Spaulding, M. Circu, C. Rodriguez, M. DeCoster, K. Murray, B. Mathew, H. Hegab, P. Scherp, I. Kheterpal, C.C. Kuo #, A.W.L. Chiu, S. Soper and T.Y. Aw, "Separation and microfluidic based detection and prediction of Alzheimer's disease", Louisiana Biomedical Research Network 10th Annual Meeting, Shreveport, LA, January 2012.
  • D.W. Moller # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Towards an online anticipation algorithm utilizing noise-assisted intrinsic model function coherence", Louisiana Tech Graduate Research Conference for Engineering & Science, Ruston, LA, October 2011.
  • W. Chen #, D.O. Cahoy, J.G. Tasker, D.F. Bankard * and A.W.L. Chiu, "A computational model for seizure-like activity in CA3 region of rat hippocampus", Louisiana Tech Graduate Research Conference for Engineering & Science, Ruston, LA, October 2011.
  • C.C. Kuo # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Classification of four-class motor imagery surface EEG data using independent component analysis", Louisiana Tech Graduate Research Conference for Engineering & Science, Ruston, LA, October 2011.
  • A.W.L. Chiu, "Neural electrophysiology research experience with the BBC core", 4th LBRN Computational Biology Workshop, Baton Rouge, LA, March 2011.
  • C.A. Dressel *, C.C. Kuo # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Linear discriminate analysis for the classification of intended hand movements", University of Louisiana System Research Day, Natchitoches, LA, March 2011.
  • S.O. Turner *, D.D. Sorrells # and A.W.L. Chiu, "The effects of stochastic resonance on bipolar stimulation orientation in hippocampal slices", University of Louisiana System Research Day, Natchitoches, LA, March 2011.
  • C.A. Dressel *, C.C. Kuo # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Decoding hand movement direction using linear discriminate analysis using EEG signals from the posterior parietal cortex", Louisiana Academy of Sciences (LAS) 85th Annual Meeting, Monroe, LA, February 2011.
  • A.W.L. Chiu, M.A. DeCoster and J.G. Tasker, "Modulation of neuronal activities: Multiscale computer model and experimental validation", Louisiana Biomedical Research Network 9th Annual Meeting, Shreveport, LA, January 2011.
  • S. Ramezani #, W. Chen # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Multi-scale oscillator based modeling: From single cell to hippocampal slice activities", Louisiana Biomedical Research Network 9th Annual Meeting, Shreveport, LA, January 2011.
  • D.D. Sorrells # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Effects of electric field orientation and frequency on stochastic resonance in hippocampal slices", Louisiana Biomedical Research Network 9th Annual Meeting, Shreveport, LA, January 2011.
  • J.P.J. Savarraj #, L. Sawyer and A.W.L. Chiu, "Bifurcation and chaotic activities in a Fitzhugh-Nagumo autapse model", Louisiana Biomedical Research Network 9th Annual Meeting, Shreveport, LA, January 2011.
  • C.A. Dressel *, C.C. Kuo # and A.W.L. Chiu, "Decoding of human EEG signals for intended hand reaching tasks in neuroprosthetic applications", LSU Triple EX Annual Symposium for Undergraduate Research, Shreveport, LA, November 2010.
  • A.W.L. Chiu and D.W. Moller #, "Modeling time-frequency features of in-vitro and human seizures using Markov processes and unsupervised clustering techniques", 3rd Annual National iDeA Symposium of Biomedical Research Excellence, Bethesda, MD, June 2010.
  • A.W.L. Chiu, J.P.J. Savarraj # and S. Ramezani #, "Computational coupled oscillator models for small networks of patterned hippocampal neurons", 3rd Annual National iDeA Symposium of Biomedical Research Excellence, Bethesda, MD, June 2010.
  • J.M. Fontana #, C.F. Pasluosta #, E.D. Sellers #, H. Tims and A.W.L. Chiu, "Real-time signal classification, predictive model and vibrotactile feedback control for a 5-digit prosthetic hand", Louisiana Academy of Sciences (LAS) 84th Annual Meeting, Alexandria, LA, February 2010.
  • A.W.L. Chiu, M.A. DeCoster, J. G. Tasker, W. Chen #, J.P.J. Savarraj #, D.G. Rao #, D.D. Sorrells # and S. Ramezani #, "Oscillator model for the analysis of neural network firing rates", Louisiana Biomedical Research Network 8th Annual Meeting, Baton Rouge, LA, January 2010.
  • J.P.J. Savarraj #, A.W.L. Chiu and J. G. Tasker, "Electrophysiological methods to obtain intracellular recordings from pyramidal cells of the CA3 region of the hippocampus", Louisiana Biomedical Research Network 8th Annual Meeting, Baton Rouge, LA, January 2010.
  • W. Chen #, J. G. Tasker and A.W.L. Chiu, "Modeling high potassium-induced seizure using mapped clock oscillators (MCO) based on whole-cell patch-clamp recording", Louisiana Biomedical Research Network 8th Annual Meeting, Baton Rouge, LA, January 2010.
  • D.G. Rao #, D.D. Sorrells # and A.W.L. Chiu, "The effect of electric field noise in the enhancement of gamma rhythms", Abstract Supplement for the 26th Annual Houston Conference on Biomedical Engineering Research, Houston, TX, March 2009.
  • J.M. Fontana # and A.W.L. Chiu, "EMG signal classification: Subject dependent training method to diminish the effects of electrode placement variations", Abstract Supplement for the 26th Annual Houston Conference on Biomedical Engineering Research, Houston, TX, March 2009.
  • C. F. Pasluosta #, H. Tims and A.W.L. Chiu, "Low cost control system for a multifunction prosthetic hand: Prototype and slip detection experiments", Abstract Supplement for the 26th Annual Houston Conference on Biomedical Engineering Research, Houston, TX, March 2009.
  • A.W.L. Chiu, "The study of neuronal synchrony using coupled oscillator model for brain function restoration", Louisiana Biomedical Research Network 7th Annual Meeting, Monroe, LA, January 2009.
  • A.W.L. Chiu, "Nonparametric seizure classification by mixture of gaussians in time-frequency", Abstract Supplement for the 24th Annual Houston Conference on Biomedical Engineering Research, Houston, TX, February 2007.
  • A.W.L. Chiu, T. Valiante and B.L. Bardakjian, "Identification of epileptic neural codes in human intracranial EEG", Abstract Supplement for the IBBME Scientific Day, Toronto, ON, June 2005.
  • A.W.L. Chiu, M. Derchansky, E.E. Kang, P.L. Carlen and B.L. Bardakjian, "Online prediction of seizure-like event onsets using wavelet artificial neural networks", Abstract Supplement for the Program in Neuroscience Poster Day, Toronto, ON, April 2005.
  • M. Derchansky, A.W.L. Chiu, B.L. Bardakjian and P.L. Carlen, "Brain-machine interface: Intelligent seizure control using an artificial neural network", Abstract Supplement for the Proposed Center for Clinical Technologies and Medical Devices, Toronto, ON, February 2005.
  • A.W.L. Chiu, H. Khosravani and B.L. Bardakjian, "Predicting seizure onset time in an in-vitro model of epilepsy using wavelet artificial neural network", Abstract Supplement for the IBBME Scientific Day, Toronto, ON, May 2004.
  • A.W.L. Chiu and B.L. Bardakjian, "Acceleration of learning in hybrid neural networks: A novel approach for the design of brain chaosmakers", Abstract Supplement for the IBBME Scientific Day, Toronto, ON, May 2001.
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