The Faculty of Engineering at Beirut Arab University, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Biomedical Engineering Program represented by two teams won the First and the Third place at the “Lebanese Biomedical Student Competition LBSC2021" for their projects entitled: “Postural Stability Assessment Using a Stabilometric Platform” and “Development of a New Biometric Authentication Approach Based on ECG Signals”, respectively.
The First Team who won the First Place consisted of students Adnan Muhieddine Alaywan and Lama Nemer Yassin. As for the Third Place Team, it consisted of students Sally Yassin, Suleiman Sharara. Both teams were under the supervision of Dr. Alaa Daher.
Nine Universities participated in this competition were in addition to Beirut Arab University: Lebanese University (LU), Rafic Hariri University (RHU), Islamic University (IUL), Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK), American University of Science and Technology (AUST), Notre Dame University of Louaize (NDU), Lebanese International University (LIU), and the Lebanese University College of Technology (IUT).
Thirty-Five projects were submitted and divided into two categories: Applied engineering projects (Prototype) and Engineering research projects (Research and Software).
The event was attended by the Minister of Industry Dr. Imad Hoballah, the IEEE representative in Lebanon Dr. Bashar Al-Hassan, the IEEE-EMBS - Middle East representative Dr. Muhammad Khalil, and the IEEE-EMBS - Lebanon representative Dr. Muhammad Ayyash.
Congratulations to Beirut Arab University, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Biomedical Engineering Program!