Publications

Journals

A. Farajidavar, C. E. Hagains, Y. B. Peng, J.-C. Chiao, "A Close Loop Feedback System for Automatic Detection and Inhibition of Mechano-nociceptive Neural Activity", IEEE Transaction on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, vol. 20, no. 4, Jul. 2012.

A. Farajidavar, G. O'Grady, S. M. Rao, L. K. Cheng, T. Abell, J.-C. Chiao, "A Miniature Bidirectional Telemetry System for in-vivo Gastric Slow Wave Recordings", Journal of Physiological Measurement, vol. 33, no. 6, pp. N29-N37, May 2012 (Featured Article).

A. Farajidavar, S. Rao, G. O'Grady, L. K. Cheng, T. W. Wiggins, P. G. McCorkle, S. Deb, S. J. Tang, C. J. Lahr, T. L. Abell, J.-C. Chiao, "A Miniature Wireless System for In Vivo Gastric Electrical Recording", Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (Supplement), vol. 73, no. 4, pp. AB250, Apr. 2011.

A. Farajidavar, J. L. Seifert, J. E. Stearns, Y. Seo, M. R. Delgado, S. Sparagana, M. I. Romero, J.-C. Chiao, "A Wireless System for Monitoring Transcranial Motor Evoked Potentials", Annals of Biomedical Engineering, vol. 39, no. 1, pp. 517-23, Jan. 2011. (Cited by 1)

A. Farajidavar, S. Saeb, K. Behbehani, "Incorporating Synaptic Time Dependant Plasticity and Dynamic Synapse into a Computational Model of Wind-up" Neural Networks (Special Issue), vol. 21, no. (2-3), pp. 241-9, Dec. 2008. (Cited by 9)

S. Saeb, S. Gharibzadeh, F. Towhidkhah, A. Farajidavar, "Modeling Primary Auditory Cortex Using Dynamic Synapses: Can Synaptic Plasticity Explain the Temporal Tuning?" Journal of Theoretical Biology (JTB), vol. 248, pp. 1–9, Mar. 2007. (Cited by 4

A. Farajidavar, S. Gharibzadeh, F. Towhidkhah, S. Saeb, "A Cybernetic View on Wind-up", Medical Hypotheses, vol. 67, no. 2, pp. 304-306, Mar. 2006. (Cited by 10)

Conferences

A. Farajidavar, S. M. Athar, C. E. Hagains, Y. B. Peng, J.-C. Chiao, "Detection of Thermal Pain in Rodents through Wireless Electrocorticography", Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc (EMBS), vol. 1, pp. 2535-2538, 2012

A. Farajidavar, J. E. Block, M. Ghovanloo, "A Comprehensive Method for Magnetic Sensor Calibration: A Precise System for 3-D Tracking of the Tongue Movements", Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc (EMBS), vol. 1, pp. 1153-1156, 2012.

J.-C. Chiao, A. Farajidavar, H. Cao, P. G. McCorkle, M. Sheth, Y. Seo, T. W. Wiggins, S. Tharkar, S. Deb, S. R. M. Rao, "Wireless Implants for in vivo Diagnosis and Closed-loop Treatment", IEEE Wireless and Microwave Technology Conference (WAMICON) 2011, Clear water beach, Fl. USA. (Invited paper)

A. Farajidavar, P. G. McCorkle, T. W. Wiggins, S. R. M. Rao, C. E. Hagains, Y. B. Peng, J. L. Seifert, M. I. Romero, G. O'Grady, L. K. Cheng, S. Sparagana, M. R. Delgado, S. Tang, T. Abell, J.-C. Chiao, "A Miniature Power-Efficient Bidirectional Telemetric Plat-form for in vivo Acquisition of Electrophysiological signals", IEEE Microwave Theory & Techniques Society (MTT-S) International Microwave Symposium (IMS) 2011, Baltimore, MD, USA.

A. Farajidavar, C. E. Hagains, Y. B. Peng, K. Behbehani, J.-C. Chiao, "Recognition and Inhibition of Dorsal Horn Nociceptive Signals within a Closed-loop System", Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc (EMBS), vol.1, pp.1535-8, Sept. 2010. (Cited by 1)

A. Farajidavar, D. S. Levine, N. W. Kohn, and P. B. Paulus, "Modeling the Beneficial Effects of Incubation in Creative Brainstorming" Conf Proc IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), pp. 1-6, Jul. 2010.

S. Saeb, A. Farajidavar, S. Gharibzadeh, "A Model of Wind-up based on Short-term and Long-term Synaptic Plasticity Mechanisms" Conf Proc IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), vol. 1, pp. 1055-1060, Aug. 2007. (Cited by 1)

S. Saeb, A. Farajidavar, SA. Seyed Salehi, "Comparing Gradients Methods for Training Dynamic Synapse Neural Networks" 13th Iranian Conference on Biomedical Engineering (ICBME), Tehran, Iran, 2007.

A. Farajidavar, F. Towhidkhah, A. Mirhashemi, S. Gharibzadeh, K. Behbehani, "Computational Modeling of Aβ Fiber Wind-up", Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc (EMBS), vol. 1, pp. 4975-8, 2006. (Cited by 3)

Conference and Workshop Proceedings (Short Abstracts)

A. Farajidavar, R. M. Askari, C. E. Hagains, Y. B. Peng, J.-C. Chiao, "Detecting Graded Mechanical Stimuli in Thalamic Ventral Posterior Nucleus", 27th Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference (SBEC) 2011, Arlington, TX, USA.

S. M. Athar, A. Farajidavar, C. E. Hagains, Y. B. Peng, J.-C. Chiao, "Wireless Electrocorticographic Signal Acquisition for Thermal Pain Stimulus in Freely Behaving Rats", 27th Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference (SBEC) 2011, Arlington, TX, USA.

A. Farajidavar, S. R. M. Rao, G. O'Grady, L. K. Cheng, T. W. Wiggins, P. G. McCorkle, S. Deb, S. Tang, C. J. Lahr, T. Abell, J.-C. Chiao, "A Miniature Wireless System for in-vivo Gastric Electrical Recording", Digestive Disease Week, Chicago, 2011.

A. Farajidavar, C. E. Hagains, Y. B. Peng, J.-C. Chiao, "Investigating the Power Spectral Density as a Method for Quantifying Neuronal Signals for Pain Study", Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Austin, 2010.

A. Farajidavar, J. L. Seifert, J. E. Stearns, M. I. Romero, J.-C. Chiao, "Electromagnetic Interface on Intraoperative Neurophysiological Monitoring Signals", Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Austin, 2010.

P. G. Mccorkle, A. Farajidavar, T. W. Wiggins, J.-C. Chiao, "A Novel Multichannel Telemetric System for Recording ECoG Activities in Freely Behaving Animals", Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Austin, 2010.

A. Farajidavar, C. E. Hagains, Y. B. Peng, J.-C. Chiao, "Inhibition of Dorsal Horn Nociceptive Activities by a Closed Loop Feedback System", Society for Neuroscience (SFN) Annual Meeting, Chicago, 2009.

A. Farajidavar, C. E. Hagains, Y. B. Peng, J.-C. Chiao, "Finding Optimum Electrical Stimulation Parameters to Inhibit Spinal Dorsal Horn Activity", Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, 2009.

A. Farajidavar, C. E. Hagains, Y. B. Peng, J.-C. Chiao, "Real-time Automatic Recognition of Dorsal Horn Nociceptive Signals" Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, 2009.

A. Farajidavar, J. W. He, L. C. Hsu, Y. B. Peng, J.-C. Chiao, "Investigation of Pain Signal in Spinal Cord Using Interspike Interval Features" Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, St. Louis, 2008.

J. W. He, L. C. Hsu, T. Ativanichayaphong, A. Farajidavar, Y. B. Peng, and J.-C. Chiao, "Progress Report on the Integrative Sensor and Stimulator System", Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, St. Louis, 2008.

S. Saeb, A. Farajidavar, "Spike-Time Dependent Plasticity Could Explain Temporal Tuning of Auditory Cortical Cells" Computational and Systems Neuroscience (Cosyne), Salt Lake City, 2008.

A. Farajidavar, S. Gharibzadeh, "Examining control block diagram of wind-up phenomenon", 7th Annual Research Congress of Iranian Medical Sciences Students, Tehran, Iran, 2006.

A. Farajidavar, S. Gharibzadeh, "A procedure for modeling and controlling chronic pain by patients", 17th Iranian Congress of Physiology & Pharmacology, Kerman, Iran, 2005.

Presentations (Without Published Abstracts)

A. Farajidavar, "Closing the Loop: Towards Smart Integrated Medical Systems & Assistive Technologies", Kansas State University, May. 2012 (Invited talk).

A. Farajidavar, "Closing the Loop: Towards Smart Integrated Medical Systems & Assistive Technologies", New York Institute of Technology, May. 2012 (Invited talk).

A. Farajidavar, "Closing the Loop: Towards Smart Integrated Medical Systems", The University of Texas at Dallas, Feb. 2012 (Invited talk, as Distinguished Speaker).

A. Farajidavar, "Smart Brain-Machine-Brain Interface (S-BMBI)", Union College, Mar. 2011 (Invited talk).

A. Farajidavar, D. S. Levine, N. W. Kohn, and P. B. Paulus, "Modeling the Beneficial Effects of Breaks in Creative Brainstorming", The National Science Foundation (NSF) Human and Social Dynamics Grantees Conference, 2010 (presented by Dr. Levine).

A. Farajidavar, "An Integrated Solution for Neural Disorders: A Smart Brain-Machine-Brain Interface (BMBI)", Biomedical Engineering Student Society at UT-Arlington, Aug. 2010.

A. Farajidavar, C. E. Hagains, Y. B. Peng, J.-C. Chiao, "Treating Neural Disorders: A Smart Brain-Machine-Brain Interface (BMBI)" Annual Celebration of Excellence by Students (ACES), University of Texas at Arlington, 2010.

A. Farajidavar, C. E. Hagains, J. W. He, Y. B. Peng, J.-C. Chiao, "PRI: Pain Recognition and Inhibition, An Integrated System for Pain Management", Worlds Best Technologies (WBT) Showcase, Arlington, 2009.

A. Farajidavar, C. E. Hagains, J. W. He, Y. B. Peng, J.-C. Chiao, "Real-time In-vivo Recognition and Inhibition of Pain" UT Metroplex Day, Arlington, 2009.