Professor Carolina Ruiz receives HEALTHINF2011 Best Paper Award
The following research paper co-authored by CS professor Carolina Ruiz, CS graduate students Amro Khasawneh and Shivin Misra, and faculty members from Boston College and the Univ. of Massachusetts Medical School was awarded the Best Paper Award at the International Conference on Health Informatics (HEALTHINF 2011). HEALTHINF 2011 was held in conjunction with BIOSTEC 2011, a highly selective conference with a full paper acceptance rate of less than 9%.
Amro Khasawneh (WPI), Sergio A. Alvarez (BC), Carolina Ruiz (WPI), Shivin Misra (WPI), and Majaz Moonis (UMMS). "EEG and ECG Characteristics of Human Sleep Composition Types", full paper (acceptance rate = 48/538 = 8.92%). In Proc. Fourth International Conference on Health Informatics (HEALTHINF 2011), in conjunction with the Fourth International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies (BIOSTEC 2011), pp. 97-106. Rome, Italy. Jan. 26-29, 2011.
The WPI Computer Science Department congratulates Prof Ruiz and all her collaborators on this achievement.