Forrest Sheng Bao, Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Akron, Akron, Ohio, USA

Research Interests

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI): Knowledge Representation and Reasoning, Natural Language Processing, Applied Machine Learning
  • Medical Informatics: Medical Image and Signal Processing
  • Bioinformatics

Selected Publications

Curriculum Vitae (at Google Docs) My Google Scholar page

Journal papers

Peer-reviewed conference papers

Selected Services

  • Junior Associate Editor: IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine, 2012 -- 2016
  • Session Chair: AI in Medicine, 20th IEEE Int’l Conference on Tools with Artificial Intelligence (ICTAI’08)
  • Program/Technical Committee member: 23rd Int’l Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2013), IEEE 27th Int'l Symposium on Computer-Based Medical System (CBMS 2014), IEEE 28th Int'l Symmposiuum on Computer Based Medical System (CBMS 2015), 30th AAAI Conf. on AI (AAAI 2016), IEEE GLOBECOM 2016
  • Journal Reviewer: IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing (John Wiley & Sons), Neural Processing Letters, Computational Intelligence, Brain Connectivity, Journal of Neuroscience Methods
  • Conference Reviewer: IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC) 2007, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS) 2008, IEEE 35th Int’l Conf. on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP) 2010, Human Brain Mapping (HBM) 2011, 25th Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-11), Human Brain Mapping (HBM) 2013, IEEE The Healthcare Innovations and Point-of-care Technologies Conference (HIC-POCT) 2013
  • Judge: 2013 FIRST Robotics Hub City (Lubbock, TX) Regional Competitions

Selected Patents

Media Reports/Interviews

Research Sponsors


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