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researcher , Biomedical engineering educator

Michael C. Khoo, American biomedical engineering educator, researcher. Achievements include development of mathematics models of cardiorespiratory regulation in sleep and wakefulness. Recipient New Investigator award National Institutes of Health, 1985-1989, Research Career Development award, 1990-1996, Career Investigator award American Lung Association, 1991-1996.

Background

Khoo, Michael C. was born on September 15, 1954 in Kowloon, Hong Kong. Came to the United States, 1976.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, University London, 1976. Master of Science, Harvard University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1981.

Career

Research associate, biomedical engineer, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, 1981-1983;research associate, biomedical engineer, West Roxbury Veterans Administration Hospital., Massachusetts, 1981-1983;assistant professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1983-1990;associate professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1990-1997;professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, since 1997.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of mathematics models of cardiorespiratory regulation in sleep and wakefulness.

Works

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, American Physiological Society, American Sleep Disorders Association, American Heart Association Cardiopulmonary Council, Biomedical Engineering Society.

Connections

Married; 2 children.