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Amir Javan

Amir Javan Khoshkholgh
  • Assistant Professor
  • Materials Science and Biomedical Engineering
  • Materials Science + Engineering Center

Teaching Interests
  • Biomedical Instrumentation and Measurements
  • Medical Devices and Implantable Systems
  • Wearable Diagnostics and Electroceutical Therapies
  • Biomedical Signals and Systems
Research and Creative Activities
  • Bioinstrumentation, and development of wearable and implantable medical systems
  • Signal acquisition and analysis of human physiological variables
  • Motility disorders and electroceutical therapies for gastrointestinal dysfunctions
  • Bioimpedance analysis and electrical impedance tomography
  • Biomedical systems modeling
  • Postdoc. II, Biomedical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
  • Postdoc. I, Electrical & Computer Engineering, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY
  • Ph.D., Electronics Engineering, Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy
  • M.Sc., Electronics Engineering, Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy
  • B.Sc., Electrical Engineering, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran.
Published Research

​Recent Publications:

  • A. Javan-Khoshkholgh​,​ and A. Farajidavar, "Simultaneous Wireless Power and Data Transfer: Methods to Design Robust Medical Implants for Gastrointestinal Tract," in IEEE Journal of Electromagnetics, RF and Microwaves in Medicine and Biology (JERM), vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 3-15, Mar. 2022.
  • A. Javan-Khoshkholgh and A. Farajidavar, "An Extended-Range Inductive Near-Field Telemetry System for High-Resolution Mapping of Gastrointestinal Activity," IEEE conference of Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society (EMBC), 2020, pp. 4217-4220.
  • A. Javan-Khoshkholgh, W. Alrofati, S. Naidu-Naidugari, J. Sassoon, P. gharibani, J. Chen, A. Farajidavar “System and Methodology to Study and Stimulate Gastric Electrical Activity in Small Freely-Behaving Animals”, Journal of Bioelectronics in Medicine, vol. 2, issue 3, pp. 127–138, November 2019.
  • ​​A. Javan-Khoshkholgh, J. C. Sassoon and A. Farajidavar, "A Wireless Rechargeable Implantable System for Monitoring and Pacing the Gut in Small Animals," IEEE Conference of Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), 2019, pp. 1-4.​
  • A. Javan-Khoshkholgh, A. Farajidavar “​​An Implantable Inductive Near-Field Communication System with 64 Channels for Acquisition of Gastrointestinal Bioelectrical Activity”, Journal of Sensors, vol. 19, no. 12, pp. E2810, June 2019.
  • ​​​A. Javan-Khoshkholgh, W. Alrofati, L. S. Miller, A. Vegesna, M. Kiani and A. Farajidavar, "A High-Resolution Wireless Power Transfer and Data Communication System for Studying Gastric Slow Waves," IEEE Conference Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2019, pp. 3271-3274.
  • R. Wang, Z. Abukhalaf, A. Javan-Khoshkholgh, T. Wang, S. Sathar, P. Du, T. Angeli, L. Cheng, G. O'Grady, N. Paskaranandavadivel, and A. Farajidavar, "A Miniature Configurable Wireless System for Recording Gastric Electrophysiological Activity and Delivering High-Energy Electrical Stimulation," IEEE Journal on Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems (JETCAS), vol. 8, issue 2, pp. 221–229, June 2018.
Professional Memberships
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
  • IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (IEEE EMBS).
  • IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S).