Professor Omar Escalona

Job Title

Professor & Director of the Advanced Cardiovascular Research Centre

Job Department

School of Engineering

Expertise

- Early diagnosis of myocardial infarction by multichannel ECG analysis. - Passive Implantable Atrial Defibrillator (PIAD) solutions for improving patients quality of life. - Cardioversion by antifibrillation pacing. - Non-invasive prediction of AF and VF defibrillation outcomes from ECG analysis. - Intracardiac impedance metrics during internal defibrillation therapy for efficacious low pain shocks. - Highly efficient wireless energy supply systems for artificial hearts and LVADs. - Connected health enabled cardiovascular healthcare services. - Heart waveforms fitness check devices for cardiac risk screening. - Personalised long-term non-invasive heart rhythm monitoring in aged people - Wrist and arm sensing technologies for cardiac arrhythmias detection.

URL

http://www.nibec.ulster.ac.uk/staff/oj.escalona

Research

Technologies