Koc University, Istanbul, Turkey

Publications

Journal Publications:

  1. G. C. Ozmen, M. Safaei, B. Semiz, D. C. Whittingslow, J. L. Hunnicutt, R. Hash, J. W. Xerogeanes, O. T. Inan, “Detection of Meniscal Tear Effects on Tibial Vibration Using Passive Knee Sound Measurements”IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME), v. 68, no. 7, pp. 2241 – 2250, 2021.
  2. B. Semiz, A. M. Carek, J. C. Johnson, S. Ahmad, A. Heller, F. G. Vicente, S. Caron, C. W. Hogue, M. Etemadi, and O. T. Inan, “Non-Invasive Wearable Patch Utilizing Seismocardiography for Peri-Operative Use in Surgical Patients”IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (JBHI), v. 25, no. 5, pp. 1572 – 1582, 2021.
  3. B. Semiz, S. Hersek, M. B. Pouyan, C. Partida, L.B. Arroyo, V. Selby, G. Wieselthaler, J. Rehg, L. Klein and O.T. Inan, “Detecting Suspected Pump Thrombosis in Left Ventricular Assist Devices via Acoustic Analysis”, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (JBHI), v. 24, no. 7, pp. 1899-1906, 2020.
  4. S. Hersek, B. Semiz, M.M.H. Shandhi, L. Orlandic, and O.T. Inan, “A Globalized Model for Mapping Wearable Seismocardiogram Signals to Whole-Body Ballistocardiogram Signals Based on Deep Learning”IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (JBHI), v. 24, no. 5, pp. 1296-1309, 2020.
  5. J. Zia,  J. Kimball,  S. Hersek, M.M.H. Shandhi, B. Semiz, and O.T. Inan, “A Unified Framework for Quality Indexing and Classification of Seismocardiogram Signals”, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (JBHI), v. 24, no. 4, pp. 1080-1092, 2020.
  6. M.M.H. Shandhi, B. Semiz, S. Hersek, N. Goller, F. Ayazi, and O.T. Inan, “Performance Analysis of Gyroscope and Accelerometer Sensors for Seismocardiography-Based Wearable Pre-Ejection Period Estimation”IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (JBHI), v. 23, no. 6, pp. 2365-2374, 2019.
  7. B. Semiz, S. Hersek, D. Whittingslow, L. Ponder, S. Prahalad, and O. T. Inan, “Using Knee Acoustical Emissions for Sensing Joint Health in Patients with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: A Pilot Study”, IEEE Sensors Journal, v. 18, no. 22, pp. 9128-9136, 2018.

Conference Publications:

  1. M. Imirzalioglu, B. Semiz, “Quantifying Respiration Effects on Cardiac Vibrations using Teager Energy Operator and Gradient Boosted Trees”, IEEE 44th International Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, 2022.
  2. O. O. Nacitarhan, B. Semiz, “PySio: A New Python Toolbox for Physiological Signal Visualization and Feature Analysis”, IEEE 44th International Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, 2022.
  3. B.Semiz, M.E. Gursoy, M.M.H. Shandhi, L. Orlandic, V. Mooney, O.T. Inan, “Automatic Subject Identification Using Scale-Based Ballistocardiogram Signals”, EAI MobiHealth, Virtual, 2021.
  4. B. Semiz, M.M.H. Shandhi, J. Fan, S. Dowling, L. Klein, and O.T. Inan, “Quantification of Hemodynamic Responses to Diuretic Changes in Patients with Heart Failure using Ballistocardiogram and Electrocardiogram Recordings”, IEEE Biomedical and Health Informatics Conference (BHI), Chicago, IL, 2019.
  5. B. Semiz, S. Hersek, D. Whittingslow, L. Ponder, S. Prahalad, and O.T. Inan, “Change Point Detection in Knee Acoustic Emissions using the Teager Operator: A Preliminary Study in Patients with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis”IEEE Biomedical and Health Informatics Conference (BHI), Chicago, IL, 2019.
  6. B. Semiz, S. Hersek, C. Partida, L.B. Arroyo, V. Selby, G. Wieselthaler, O.T. Inan, and L. Klein, “Blood-Biomarker-Based Acoustical Feature Selection Improves Overall Classification Accuracy for Pump Thrombosis in Left Ventricular Assist Devices”, American College of Cardiology Annual Scientific Session, New Orleans, LA, 2019.
  7. B. Semiz, S. Hersek, M. Baran Pouyan, C. Partida, O. T. Inan, and L. Klein, “Use of Ventricular Assist Device Acoustical Signatures to Detect Device Thrombosis”, Heart Failure Society of America Meeting, Nashville, TN, 2018. (Selected for presentation in the Moderated Poster Session, 3.8% of all accepted papers.)
  8. D. Whittingslow, B. Semiz, L. Ponder, P.V. Fernandez, O.T. Inan, S. Prahalad, “Knee Joint Sounds: A Non-Invasive Modality for Classifying Knee Joint Health in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis”, American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2017.
  9. D. Whittingslow, B. Semiz, L. Ponder, A. Wiens, O.T. Inan, S. Prahalad, “Analysis and Implications of Non-Invasive Knee Acoustical Emissions in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis”American College of Rheumatology Pediatric Rheumatology Symposium, Houston, TX, 2017.