Wei ChenProfessor

Professor,Doctoral Supervisor

Email: w_chen@fudan.edu.cn

  Work Experience

Prof. Wei Chen received her B. Eng. degree in 1999 and M. Eng. degree in 2002 on telecommunication systems and smart sensor systems, from School of Electrics and Information Engineering, Xian Jiaotong University, China. She obtained her Ph.D. degree in 2007 on performance monitoring and impairment mitigation for optical communication systems, from the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, The University of Melbourne, Australia. She worked at Bell Laboratories Germany, Alcatel-Lucent, Stuttgart, Germany as an intern in 2005. From 2007 to 2015, she was an Assistant Professor at Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands. Since Oct. 2015, she has been a full professor at Department of Electronic Engineering, School of Information Science and Technology, Fudan University. She is Director of Center for Intelligent Medical Electronics (CIME). She is a Senior Member of IEEE and associate editor of IEEE Journal on Biomedical Health Informatics (J-BHI).

 Research Interests

Medical monitoring system design using wearable sensors, patient health monitoring, brain activity monitoring, wireless body area networks, wearable sensor systems, internet of things, ambient intelligence, personalized and smart environment, smart sensor systems, and signal processing.


1.  “Excellent supervisor award”, 2017 China University Innovation in Biomedical Engineering Contest.

2. “Wearable sensor system for lower limb rehabilitation”, Shenjie Bao, Shubao Yin, Hongyu Chen and Wei Chen, 1st prize, 2017 China University Innovation in Biomedical Engineering Contest.

3. “Smart mat system for sleep monitoring”, Wei Li, Chenglu Sun and Wei Chen, 1st prize, 2017 China University Innovation in Biomedical Engineering Contest.

4. “Smart sensor system for fatigue detection”, Tian Wang, Xinyu Yuan, Linkai Tao and Wei Chen, 2nd prize, 2017 China University Innovation in Biomedical Engineering Contest.

5. “Wearable system for neonatal seizure monitoring”, Gu Xiao, Xu Ke, Hongyu Chen and Wei Chen, 1st prize, 2016 China University Innovation in Biomedical Engineering Contest.

6. “Smart Neck Supporting System for Stress Free Air Travel”, Dr. C.F. Tan, Dr. W. Chen and Prof. M. Rauterberg, Bronze medal, Malaysia Technology Expo 2011, 17-19 Feb. 2011

7. Winner of 2006 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Student Abroad, May 2007

8. Winner of 2nd Award of Chunhui business case contest, Dec. 2008

  Selected Publications、

1.  “Neonatal Monitoring Technologies: Design for Integrated Solutions”, edited byW. Chen, S. Bambang Oetomo, and L. M. G. Feijs, IGI Global, ISBN: 9781466609754, April 2012.

2. “Recent Advances on AAL – bridging Assistive Technologies, e-Health and Personalized Health Care”, edited byW. Chen, J. Augusto, F. Martinez, F. Lehocki, K.-H. Wolf, J. Arends, C. Ungureanu, and R. Wichert, IOS press, 978-1-61499-596-8 (print) | 978-1-61499-597-5 (online), 2015.

3.W. Chen*, S. Bambang Oetomo, D. Tetteroo, F. Versteegh, T. Mamagkaki, M. S. Pereira, L. Janssen, A. van Meurs, “Mimo Pillow – a Comfortable Cushion Designed with Maternal Heart Beat Vibrations for Comforting Newborn Infants”,IEEE Journal of Biomedical Health Informatcis (JBHI), vol.19, no.3, pp.979-985, May 2015.

4. C. Sun, W. Li andW. Chen*, “A Compressed Sensing Based Method for Reducing the Sampling Time of A High Resolution Pressure Sensor Array System”,Sensors2017, 17, 1848; doi:10.3390/s17081848.

5. Q. Wang, P. Markopoulos, B. Yu,W. Chen*, and AA. Timmermans, “Interactive wearable systems for upper body rehabilitation: A systematic review”,Journal of Neuro Engineering and Rehabilitation,DOI 10.1186/s12984-017-0229-y, March 2017.