Adrian Chan

University of Ottawa

Adrian D.C. Chan is a Professor with the Department of Systems and Computer Engineering at Carleton University, where he is also the Director of the Collaborative Specialization in Accessibility, and the Director of the Abilities Living Laboratory (ALL). He is an Adjunct Professor in the School of Human Kinetics at the University of Ottawa and an Affiliate Investigator at Bruyère Research Institute.

He is a biomedical engineering researcher with expertise in biomedical signal processing, biomedical image processing, noninvasive sensor systems, assistive devices, and accessibility. He served in various leadership positions at Carleton University, including Associate Dean (Programs and Awards) for the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs, Assistant Vice-President (Academic), and interim Associate Vice-President (Teaching and Learning).

Chan has over 100 refereed publications and has been recognized with a number of honours including CMBES’ Outstanding Biomedical Engineer of the Year and the 3M National Teaching Fellowship. He is a Registered Professional Engineer, a Senior Member of the IEEE, member of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, member of the Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society, member of the Biomedical Engineering Society, and 3M Teaching Fellow.