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-Abdulsalam Yassine

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Bed-Based Health Monitoring Using Pressure Sensitive Technology: A Review	
-Madison Cohen-McFarlane, Stephanie Bennett, Bruce Wallace,
Rafik Goubran, and Frank Knoefel

Bruno Andò
Associate Professor
DIEEI - University of Catania
Catania, Italy
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associate editor-in-chief

	

Biomedical Diagnosis of Infant Cry Signal Based on Analysis of Cepstrum	
by Deep Feedforward Artificial Neural Networks
-Salim Lahmiri, Chakib Tadj, and Christian Gargour

	

Internet of Things for Sleep Monitoring	
-Dominic J. Jaworski, Aerin Park, and Edward J. Park

Automated Biosignal Quality Analysis of Electrocardiograms	
-Mohamed Abdelazez, Sreeraman Rajan, and Adrian D. C. Chan

Wendy Van Moer
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senior editorial assistant

	

Recent Advances in Sparse Representation Based Medical Image Fusion	
-Yu Liu, Xun Chen, Aiping Liu, Rabab K. Ward, and Z. Jane Wang

Kristy Virostek
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Progress in the Assessment of Arterial Stiffness	
-Miodrag Bolic, Hilmi R. Dajani, Masayoshi Yoshida, and Voicu Z. Groza

	

Thermal Noise Measurement and Characterization for Modern	
Semiconductor Devices

	

Synchronous Demodulation for Low Noise Measurements	

I&M editorial board

-Chih-Hung Chen

Bruno Andò
Wendy Van Moer
Max Cortner
Salvo Baglio
Shervin Shirmohammadi
Juan Manuel Ramirez-Cortes
Sebastian Yuri C. Catunda
George Xiao
Sergio Rapuano
Marco Parvis
Ruqiang Yan
Lee Barford
Veronica Scotti, Legal Representative

-Erfan Ghaderi and Behraad Bahreyni

	

Noise-Parameter Measurements of Very-Low-Noise Amplifiers at Ambient	
and Cryogenic Temperatures

	

Machine Learning in Measurement Part 1: Error Contribution and 	
Terminology Confusion

	

Intelligent Agricultural Machinery Using Deep Learning	

-Alexander Sheldon and Leonid Belostotski

-Shervin Shirmohammadi and Hussein Al Osman
-Gabriel Thomas, Simone Balocco, Danny Mann, Avery Simundsson, and Nioosha Khorasani

	

Application of Machine Learning in Outdoor Insulators Condition	
Monitoring and Diagnostics

	

FOPID Control with Parameter Optimization for Hydrostatically-Actuated	
Autonomous Excavators

-Ayman El-Hag

managing editor

Beverly Lindeen
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Responding to Illegal Activities Along the Canadian Coastlines	
Using Reinforcement Learning

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Health Monitoring Systems for the Elderly During COVID-19 Pandemic:	
Measurement Requirements and Challenges

	

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