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Professor and Department Head

Dr. Monty Escabi
Phone: (860) 486-0063
Email: monty.escabi@uconn.edu


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

Jennifer Seyford
Financial Assistant II
Phone: (860) 486-0116
E-mail: jennifer.seyford@uconn.edu

Birgit Sawstrom
Admin Service Assistant III
Phone: (860) 486-1267 
E-mail: birgit.sawstrom@uconn.edu

Sowmya Ramesh
Financial Assistant I
Phone: (860) 486-7139
E-mail: sowmya.ramesh@uconn.edu

Sarah Dunnack
Administrative Program Support I
Phone: (860) 486-5838
E-mail: sarah.dunnack@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

Dutta, Abhishek

Abhishek Dutta, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Research Interests: 
Biomedical Systems Design, Model and Control, Neuro Engineering.
Email: abhishek.dutta@uconn.edu
ITE 347, 371 Fairfield Way, Unit 4157
University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 06269-4157
Office Phone: (860) 486-2210
Office Fax: (860) 486-2447
MS University of Edinburgh
MS University of Trento
PhD Ghent University (Wolfson College Cambridge)
Postdoc University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Research Summary:

My highly multi-disciplinary lab solves pressing problems at the interface of engineering and biology through transformational research involving design, model and control of physiological processes. The focus is on translational engineering for healthcare, biological robotics and neuro engineering.

Honors and Awards:

Informatics Prize for Outstanding Thesis, Edinburgh 2007.

IEEE EMBS TEHI and BNM Committee.

Selected Publications:

Google Scholar Citations Link

  1. Faulkner E, Dutta A. Microcircuit Design for Real-Time Data Acquisition and Neuromuscular Control of Insect Motion. Proceedings of the Conference on Computational Neuroscience, Philadelphia, 2018.

  2. Dutta A. Design and Control of Insect Cyborgs. IEEE Pulse Magazine, 2018.

  3. Ionescu, CM., Dutta, A and De Keyser, R. “Quantifying additive uncertainty in an identified multivariable model for closed loop control of depth of anesthesia.” IFAC Proceedings Volumes 45.16: 577-582, 2012.

  4. Dutta, A, and Langbort C. “Confiscating Flight Control System by Stealthy Output Injection Attack.” Journal of Aerospace Information Systems 14.4: 203-213, 2017.

  5. Dutta, A, et al. “Model-based and model-free learning strategies for wet clutch control.” Mechatronics 24.8: 1008-1020, 2014.

  6. Dutta, A, et al. “Certification of a class of industrial predictive controllers without terminal conditions.” Decision and Control (CDC), 2014 IEEE 53rd Annual Conference on. IEEE, 2014.