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Adrian Chan

Professor, P.Eng.

Degrees:Ph.D. (New Brunswick)
Phone:613-520-2600 x 1535
Office:Canal Building 6201

 Director, Research and Education in Accessibility, Design, and Innovation (READi)

Biographical Notes:

  • Faculty Graduate Mentoring Award, Carleton University, 2017
  • Outstanding Biomedical Engineer of the Year, Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society (CMBES), 2015
  • Provost’s Fellowship in Teaching, Carleton University, 2013
  • Research Achievement Award, Carleton University, 2013
  • Best Professor Award, Carleton Student Engineering Society, 2012
  • 3M Teaching Fellowship, Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE) and 3M Canada, 2012
  • Outstanding Engineering Educator Award, IEEE Ottawa, 2011
  • Teaching Achievement Award, Carleton University, 2009
  • Early Career Achievement Award, Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society (CMBES), 2008
  • Capital Educators’ Award, Ottawa Centre for Research and Innovation (OCRI), 2008
  • Young Alumni Achievement Award, University of New Brunswick, 2006
  • Spirit Recognition Award, Carleton University, 2006
  • Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IEEE), 2006
  • Named one of Carleton’s “Favorite Professors”, Macleans, 2006
  • 50 Top People in the Capital, Ottawa Life Magazine, 2005
  • Ottawa Life Sciences Council, Dr. Michael Smith Promising Scientist Award, 2004
  • 25 Best and Brightest, Macleans, 2004

Research Interests:

  • Non-invasive sensor systems
  • Biomedical signal processing
  • Biomedical image processing
  • Machine learning
  • Pattern classification
  • Accessibility