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Krenicki Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Department Chair

Dr. Ki Chon
Phone: (860) 486-4767
Email: kchon@engr.uconn.edu


Harley Erickson
Program Assistant II & Graduate Admissions Assistant
Phone: (860) 486-5838
E-mail: harley@engr.uconn.edu

Lisa Ephraim
Undergraduate Academic Advisor
Phone: (860) 486-0163
E-mail: lisae@engr.uconn.edu

Jennifer Desrosiers
Financial Assistant II
Phone: (860) 486-0116
E-mail: jennd@engr.uconn.edu

Amanda Sierpinski
Financial Assistant II (Grants and Contracts) 
Phone: (860) 486-3869
E-mail: ams13020@engr.uconn.edu


Main Office Address

Biomedical Engineering Department
A.B. Bronwell Building, Room 217
260 Glenbrook Road, Unit 3247
University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 06269-3247
Phone: (860) 486-5838
Fax: (860) 486-2500

Javidi, Bahram

Bahram Javidi, Ph.D.
Research Interests:  
Real-time multi-dimensional imaging, visualization, and information processing; Nanotechnology in optical sensing, imaging, visualization, and display; Biomedical optics/photonics for imaging; Imaging for visualization and identification of dynamic biological micro/nano-organisms
Email:      bahram@engr.uconn.edu
ITE 443, 371 Fairfield Way 
University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 06269-3247
Office Phone:   (860) 486-2867

B.S., Electrical Engineering, George Washington University
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University
Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University


Research Summary:

Three dimensional (3D) sensing, 3D imaging, 3D Visualization, 3D display, multi view imaging, integral imaging, 3D image processing, 3D image recognition, 3D image tracking, Digital holography and interferometry, 3D sensing and imaging using digital holography, coherent and incoherent imaging, speckle imaging, compressive sensing, optical data compression, image reconstruction from sparse samples, Quantum Optics Imaging, Photon counting sensing and imaging, quantum optics for object recognition, quantum optics imaging and visualization, Information Photonics, Bio Photonics, Optical microscopy, biomedical optical imaging, 3D optical microscopy, 3D visualization of cells and micro organisms, optical imaging for stem cells, medical image processing, Nano Technologies for Imaging, recognition of sub micron size objects, Automatic Object Recognition, Mathematical and statistical algorithms and techniques for 2D and 3D image recognition, Optical and digital techniques used for image encryption and security systems.

Information about current research projects could be found at:


Selected Publications:

Google Scholar Citations Link

  1. Hector Navarro Fructuoso, Manuel Martínez-Corral, Genaro Saavedra Tortosa, Amparo Pons Marti, and Bahram Javidi, “Photoelastic Analysis of Partially Occluded Objects With an Integral-Imaging Polariscope,” Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Journal of Display Technology, volume 10, issue 4, 255-262 (2014).
  2. Hong Hua and Bahram Javidi, “A 3D integral imaging optical see-through head-mounted display,” Journal of Optics Express, 22, issue 11, pp 13484-13491, June 2, 2014. [Showcased on the cover of OSA Digital Library WEB Site, Optics Infobase, under the heading “New goggle-like device may lead to 3-D augmented reality technology that minimizes visual fatigue”]
  3. S. Mahajan, V. Trivedi, V. Chhaniwal, Z. Zalevsky, B. Javidi, A. Anand, “Optical temperature sensor using speckle field,” Journal of Sensors & Actuators: A. Physical, accepted for publication, 2014.
  4. Manuel Martínez-Corral, Adrián Dorado, Héctor Navarro, Genaro Saavedra, and Bahram Javidi, “Three-dimensional display by smart pseudoscopic-to-orthoscopic conversion with tunable focus,” Journal of Applied Optics, Vol. 53, No. 22, 1 August 2014
  5. Adrian Dorado Vide, Hector Navarro, Genaro Saavedra, Manuel Martinez, Bahram Javidi, “3D display by Smart Pseudoscopic-to-Orthoscopic Conversion with tunable focus (SPOC 2.0),” to appear in Applied Optics, 2014.