MR. MUHAMMAD ADNAN ELAHI

-

Contact Details

Lecturer
E: adnan.elahi@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher
 

Biography

Roles:
Lecturer in Bioelectronics

Education:
PhD Electronic Engineering, National University of Ireland Galway
M.Sc Embedded Digital Systems, University of Sussex, United Kingdom
B.Sc Computer Engineering, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan

Grants, Awards and Honors
2017: Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Technological Innovation and Development Award (Co-applicant) 
2017: Enterprise Ireland Commercialisation Fund (Technical Collaborator)  
2016: Irish Research Council New Foundations Award
2016: Grant to attend European Training School on Health Technology Assessment (HTA), Rome, Italy  
2015: Grant to attend European Training School on Clinical Trials at NUI Galway, Ireland
2015: Grant for Short-term Scientific Mission (STSM) at University of Calgary, by EU COST Action MiMed
2014: Grant to attend ESoA Training School on Microwave Imaging at Trento University, Italy
2014: Royal Irish Academy Best Research Poster Award at 17th Wireless Research Colloquium
2014: 2nd Best Research Paper Award at UL-NUIG Annual Research Day
2014: Grant for Short-term Scientific Mission (STSM) at University of Calgary, by EU COST Action MiMed
2012: Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) PhD Fellowship
2008: Distinction in MSc. from University of Sussex, UK
2007: Higher Education Commission Pakistan funding for MSc at University of Sussex, UK
2006: Silver Medal for 2nd position in undergraduate, by COMSATS Lahore, Pakistan
2002: Tuition Fee waiver scholarship for undergraduate, by Ministry of Science and Technology, Pakistan

Training and Professional Development
2017: FIT for MedTech Training on Business Model Development, CURAM, NUI Galway
2017: Workshop on Health Product Regulatory Authority (HPRA) Approval Process for Medical Device Innovators, National University of Ireland, Galway
2016: Training on Heath Technology Assessment, Clinical Engineering Department, Bambino
Gesù, Rome, Italy
2016: Workshop on Dielectric Measurements, National University of Ireland Galway, Ireland
2015: Visiting Postgraduate Researcher at Electromagnetics Imaging Lab, University of Calgary, Canada
2015: Training on Clinical Trials, National University of Ireland Galway, Ireland
2014: Visiting Postgraduate Researcher at Electromagnetics Imaging Lab, University of Calgary, Canada
2014: Training on Tissue Sensing Adaptive Radar (TSAR) prototype for microwave breast imaging, University of Calgary, Canada 
2014: Training on Microwave Imaging and Diagnostics, European School of Antennas, Trento University, Italy

Research Interests

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2018) 'An anatomically accurate dielectric profile of the porcine kidney'
Salahuddin, S,La Gioia, A,Shahzad, A,Elahi, MA,Kumar, A,Kilroy, D,Porter, E,O'Halloran, M (2018) 'An anatomically accurate dielectric profile of the porcine kidney'. Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express, 4 [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'Minimum information for dielectric measurements of biological tissues (MINDER): A framework for repeatable and reusable data'
Porter, E,La Gioia, A,Salahuddin, S,Decker, S,Shahzad, A,Elahi, MA,O'Halloran, M,Beyan, O (2018) 'Minimum information for dielectric measurements of biological tissues (MINDER): A framework for repeatable and reusable data'. International Journal Of Rf And Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, 28 [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'Evaluation of Image Reconstruction Algorithms for Confocal Microwave Imaging: Application to Patient Data'
Elahi, MA;O'Loughlin, D;Lavoie, BR;Glavin, M;Jones, E;Fear, EC;O'Halloran, M (2018) 'Evaluation of Image Reconstruction Algorithms for Confocal Microwave Imaging: Application to Patient Data'. Sensors, 18 [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Parameter Search Algorithms for Microwave Radar-Based Breast Imaging: Focal Quality Metrics as Fitness Functions'
O'Loughlin, D;Oliveira, BL;Elahi, MA;Glavin, M;Jones, E;Popovic, M;O'Halloran, M (2017) 'Parameter Search Algorithms for Microwave Radar-Based Breast Imaging: Focal Quality Metrics as Fitness Functions'. Sensors, 17 [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Adaptive artifact removal for selective multistatic microwave breast imaging signals'
Elahi, MA;Glavin, M;Jones, E;O'Halloran, M (2017) 'Adaptive artifact removal for selective multistatic microwave breast imaging signals'. Biomedical Signal Processing And Control, 34 :93-100 [DOI] [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2017) 'Adaptive artifact removal for selective multistatic microwave breast imaging signals'
Elahi, MA,Glavin, M,Jones, E,O'Halloran, M (2017) 'Adaptive artifact removal for selective multistatic microwave breast imaging signals'. Biomedical Signal Processing And Control, 34 :93-100 [DOI] [Details]
(2016) 'Confocal Microwave Imaging'
O'Halloran, M,Byrne, D,Elahi, MA,Conceicao, RC,Jones, E,Glavin, M,Conceicao, RC,Mohr, JJ,OHalloran, M (2016) 'Confocal Microwave Imaging'. Introduction To Microwave Imaging For Breast Cancer Detection, :47-73 [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Hybrid Artifact Removal for Confocal Microwave Breast Imaging'
Elahi, MA,Shahzad, A,Glavin, M,Jones, E,O'Halloran, M (2014) 'Hybrid Artifact Removal for Confocal Microwave Breast Imaging'. Ieee Antennas And Wireless Propagation Letters, 13 :149-152 [DOI] [Details]
(2013) 'ARTIFACT REMOVAL ALGORITHMS FOR MICROWAVE IMAGING OF THE BREAST'
Elahi, MA,Glavin, M,Jones, E,O'Halloran, M (2013) 'ARTIFACT REMOVAL ALGORITHMS FOR MICROWAVE IMAGING OF THE BREAST'. Progress In Electromagnetics Research-Pier, 141 :185-200 [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Performance of leading artifact removal algorithms assessed across microwave breast imaging prototype scan configurations'
Elahi, MA;Curtis, C;Lavoie, BR;Glavin, M;Jones, E;Fear, E;O'Halloran, M (2017) 'Performance of leading artifact removal algorithms assessed across microwave breast imaging prototype scan configurations'. Computerized Medical Imaging And Graphics, 58 :33-44 [DOI] [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2017) 'Differential Evolution Optimization of the SAR Distribution for Head and Neck Hyperthermia'
Cappiello, G;Mc Ginley, B;Elahi, MA;Drizdal, T;Paulides, MM;Glavin, M;O'Halloran, M;Jones, E (2017) 'Differential Evolution Optimization of the SAR Distribution for Head and Neck Hyperthermia'. Ieee Transactions On Biomedical Engineering, 64 :1875-1885 [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Hybrid Artifact Removal for Confocal Microwave Breast Imaging'
Elahi, MA;Shahzad, A;Glavin, M;Jones, E;O'Halloran, M (2014) 'Hybrid Artifact Removal for Confocal Microwave Breast Imaging'. Ieee Antennas And Wireless Propagation Letters, 13 :149-152 [DOI] [Details]
(2013) 'Real-time automatic license plate recognition for CCTV forensic applications'
Sarfraz, MS;Shahzad, A;Elahi, MA;Fraz, M;Zafar, I;Edirisinghe, EA (2013) 'Real-time automatic license plate recognition for CCTV forensic applications'. Journal Of Real-Time Image Processing, 8 :285-295 [DOI] [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2017) 32nd Internal Union of Radio Science General Assembly & Scientific Symposium (URSI 2017 GASS)
M. A. Elahi, B. R. Lavoie, E. Porter, M. Glavin, E. Jones, E. C. Fear, M. O'Halloran (2017) Comparison of Radar-based Microwave Imaging Algorithms applied to Experimental Breast Phantoms 32nd Internal Union of Radio Science General Assembly & Scientific Symposium (URSI 2017 GASS) [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2017) 2017 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ELECTROMAGNETICS IN ADVANCED APPLICATIONS (ICEAA)
Salahuddin, S,La Gioia, A,Elahi, MA,Porter, E,O'Halloran, M,Shahzad, A, (2017) Comparison of in-vivo and ex-vivo Dielectric Properties of Biological Tissues 2017 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ELECTROMAGNETICS IN ADVANCED APPLICATIONS (ICEAA) , pp.582-585 [Details]
(2015) 2015 USNC-URSI RADIO SCIENCE MEETING (JOINT WITH AP-S SYMPOSIUM) PROCEEDINGS
Elahi, MA,Curtis, CF,Jones, E,Glavin, M,Fear, EC,O'Halloran, M, (2015) Detailed Evaluation of Artifact Removal Algorithms for Radar-based Microwave Imaging of the Breast 2015 USNC-URSI RADIO SCIENCE MEETING (JOINT WITH AP-S SYMPOSIUM) PROCEEDINGS , pp.307-307 [Details]
(2015) 2015 9th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP)
Elahi, MA,Shahzad, A,Glavin, M,Jones, E,O'Halloran, M, (2015) GPU Accelerated Confocal Microwave Imaging Algorithms for Breast Cancer Detection 2015 9th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP) [Details]
(2015) Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 2015 9th European Conference on
Elahi, MA and Shahzad, A and Glavin, M and Jones, E and O'Halloran, M (2015) GPU accelerated Confocal microwave imaging algorithms for breast cancer detection Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 2015 9th European Conference on , pp.1-2 [Details]
(2015) Radio Science Meeting (Joint with AP-S Symposium), 2015 USNC-URSI
Elahi, MA and Curtis, CF and Jones, E and Glavin, M and Fear, EC and O'Halloran, M (2015) Detailed evaluation of artifact removal algorithms for radar-based microwave imaging of the breast Radio Science Meeting (Joint with AP-S Symposium), 2015 USNC-URSI , pp.307-307 [Details]

Honours and Awards

  Year Title Awarding Body
2016 IRC New Foundations Irish Research Council

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) Member 01-JAN-14 /

Employment

  Employer Position From / To
National University of Ireland Galway Postdocotoral Researcher 02-JAN-17 /

Education

  Year Institution Qualification Subject
2018 National University of Ireland Galway PhD Electrical and Electronic Engineering
2009 University of Sussex, United Kingdom Msc Embedded Digital Systems
2006 COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Lahore , Pakistan BSc (Hons) Computer Engineering