speaker

Cota Navin Gupta

Session Co-Chair: Medical diagnostics and Therapeutics

Assistant Professor

Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering (BSBE)

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahat

Assam 781039

email: cngupta[at]iitg.ac.in

Brief Introduction

Dr.Navin Gupta is currently an Assistant Professor with Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering, IIT Guwahati working in the areas of imaging genetics for psychiatric disorders and wearable medical devices for patient monitoring. He completed his Postdoctoral learning in the area of schizophrenia imaging genetics on a joint National Institute of Health (NIH) grant between Mind Research Network, USA and Georgia State University, USA. Previously he obtained his PhD from Brain Computer Interfaces and Neural Engineering (BCI-NE) Group, University of Essex fully funded by the competitive Overseas Research Student award for international students and University of Essex scholarships. His PhD work involved designing an offline P300 BCI system. During his doctoral work he also explored integrating electroencephalogram and near infrared spectroscopy modalities for cognitive applications.