Dr. Shadnaz Asgari
Schedule updated: DECEMBER 19, 2016
Dr. Shadnaz Asgari is an Associate Professor with joint appointment in the Computer Engineering and Computer Science department, and Biomedical Engineering department at California State University, Long Beach. Dr. Asgari received her Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in 2008. Following her Ph.D., she received a two-year PostDoc training at UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine and then was hired as a research faculty at UCLA Neurosurgery department to conduct multidisciplinary Brain research. She joined the faculty of CSULB in Fall 2012.
Dr. Asgari's research is at the intersection of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, and Medicine. She employs computational and mathematical modeling tools, advanced signal processing algorithms, and artificial intelligence techniques to deliver practical solutions for various biomedical applications. Currently, she has ongoing research mainly in the area of Computational Physiology with the direct involvement of CSULB undergraduate, master and PhD students.
Dr. Asgari is the recipient of several awards including 2010 Best Poster Award at the highly regarded International conference on intracranial pressure and brain monitoring, 2011 UCLA BIRC (Brain Injury Research Center) Young Investigator Award and 2015 CSULB Early Academic Career Excellence Award. Dr. Asgari's research has so far resulted in publication of more than 60 peer-reviewed journal and conference papers.