Smart Biosensors in Medical Care - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128207819

Smart Biosensors in Medical Care

1st Edition

Editors: Jyotismita Chaki Nilanjan Dey Debashish De
Paperback ISBN: 9780128207819
Imprint: Academic Press
Page Count: 250
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Table of Contents

1. Impacts of Smart Biosensors in Medical care
2. Implantable smart biosensors in Medical care
3. Patch smart biosensors in Medical care
4. Enzyme biosensors in Medical care
5. DNA biosensors in Medical care
6. Wearable smart biosensors in Medical care
7. Challenges related to Smart Biosensors based Medical care
8. Applications of Smart Biosensors in Medical care


Advances in ubiquitous sensing applications for healthcare is a series which covers new systems based on ubiquitous sensing for healthcare (USH). The volumes in this book series cover a wide range of interdisciplinary areas, and focus on U-healthcare systems in real-world healthcare applications. The volumes in this book series cover a wide range of interdisciplinary areas including wireless sensors networks, wireless body area networks, Big data, Internet-of-Things (IoT), security, monitoring, real time data collection, data management, systems design/analysis, web services and practical applications related to U-healthcare systems, implantable/wearable sensors in body sensor networks, information technology, diagnostic services, encryption, and implementation of wireless telemetry system for multisensory data fusion and decision-support.

Smart Biosensors in Medical Care discusses the characteristics of biosensors and their potential applications in healthcare. This book is aimed at professionals, scientists and engineers who are interested in integrating biosensors into medical care systems for patients. It also provides fundamentals and foundational knowledge for undergraduate and post graduate students. This book presents a comprehensive view of up-to-date requirements in hardware and communication; plus offers future perspectives on next-generation medical care systems. Global case studies of recent system operations in healthcare are included. The table of contents covers smart biosensors, such as wearable, implantable, patch based, and enzyme based for medical care. The book also presents state-of-the-art developments in range of sensors that can be used for monitoring and diagnostics in future healthcare, structural monitoring, and smart environment applications.

Key Features

  • Covers the basics of biosensor based medical care data analysis and management
  • Discusses data transmission techniques, giving applications with extensive studies for biosensor based medical healthcare systems
  • Offers solutions to the challenges of designing biosensor based medical healthcare systems


Biomedical Engineers, Computer Scientists, Electrical Engineers, Grad and Post Grad students in the field of Biosensors


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About the Editors

Jyotismita Chaki Editor

Jyotismita Chaki is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Information Technology and Engineering at Vellore institute of Technology, Vellore, India. She received her PhD (Engg) from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. Her research interests include computer vision and image processing, pattern recognition, medical imaging, soft computing, data mining, machine learning. She has published 22 international conference and journal papers. She is the author of the book titled: A Beginner’s Guide to Image Preprocessing Techniques (Intelligent Signal Processing and Data Analysis). She has previously served as a Program Committee member of the 2nd International Conference on Advanced Computing and Intelligent Engineering 2017 (ICACIE-2017) and the 4TH International Conference on Image Information Processing (ICIIP-2017).

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, School of Information Technology and Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India

Nilanjan Dey Editor

Nilanjan Dey received his Ph. D. Degree from Jadavpur University, India, in 2015. He is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Information Technology, Techno India College of Technology, Kolkata, W.B., India. He holds an honorary position of Visiting Scientist at Global Biomedical Technologies Inc., CA, USA and Research Scientist of Laboratory of Applied Mathematical Modeling in Human Physiology, Territorial Organization of- Scientific and Engineering Unions, Bulgaria. Associate Researcher of Laboratoire RIADI, University of Manouba, Tunisia. His research topic is Medical Imaging, Data mining, Machine learning, Computer Aided Diagnosis, Atherosclerosis etc. He is the Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Ambient Computing and Intelligence (IGI Global), US, International Journal of Rough Sets and Data Analysis (IGI Global), US, the International Journal of Synthetic Emotions (IGI Global), US, (Co-EinC) and International Journal of Natural Computing Research (IGI Global), US. Series Editor (Co.) of Advances in Ubiquitous Sensing Applications for Healthcare (AUSAH), Elsevier, Advances in Geospatial Technologies (AGT) Book Series, (IGI Global), US, Executive Editor of International Journal of Image Mining (IJIM), Inderscience, Associated Editor of IEEE Access and International Journal of Information Technology, Springer. He has 20 books and more than 200 research articles in peer-reviewed journals and international conferences. He is the organizing committee member of several international conferences including ITITS, W4C, ICMIR, FICTA, ICICT.

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Department of Information Technology, Techno India College of Technology, Kolkata, India

Debashish De Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, West Bengal University of Technology, India