Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chuchart Pintavirooj

Research Interests:

  • Biomedical Instrumentation
  • Healthcare IT
  • Medical Imaging
  • Electronic Engineering

Brief Biography

Chuchart Pintavirooj received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. from Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand in 1985 and 1989, respectively. In 1995, he received another master degree in biomedical engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, MA, USA. In2000, he earned a Ph.D. in biomedical Engineeringfrom Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA.

In 2000, he joined Department of Electronics, Faculty of Engineering, King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Bangkok, Thailand where he is currently an associate professor.

Dr. Pintavirooj’s research interests include Healthcare Information Technology, Biomedical Instrumentation, Biomedical Image/Signal Processing, Image reconstruction, Image classification, Image segmentation and Image restoration. Dr. Pintavirooj is the acting Chairman of the Biomedical Engineering Society of Thailand affiliated with IEEE EMBS (Thailand Section).

 Education

  • 1989 – Master M.Sc. (Biomedical Instrumentation) Mahidol University
  • 1989 – Master M.Sc. (Biomedical Instrumentation) Mahidol University
  • 1995 – Master ME (Biomedical Engineering) Worcester Polytechnic Institute , USA
  • 2000 – Doctoral Ph.D. (Biomedical Engineering) Drexel University, USA

 

Published Books

Digital Signal Processing using Matlab (การประมวลผลภาพดิจิตอลด้วย MATLAB)

by Chuchart Pintavirooj

This book introduces digital image processing using Matlab. Contents includes Matlab for image processing ,  camera interface, image enhancement, geometric transformation, image registration  In each chapter, there are Matlab examples for student to practice.

Price: 770 baht, Total pages:  518

Advanced Digital Image Processing wit Matlab (การประมวลผลภาพดิจิตอลขั้นสูง ด้วย MATLAB)

by Chuchart Pintavirooj

This book introduces advanced digital image processing using Matlab. Contents includes image reconstruction, 3D modeling, 3D acquisition, artificial neural network, morphology.  there are Matlab examples in each chapters for student to practice.

Price: 682 baht, Total pages: 514

Digital Signal Processing using C++ (การประมวลผลภาพดิจิตอลด้วย C++)

by Chuchart Pintavirooj

This book introduces digital image processing using C++. Contents includes visual c++ programing,  camera interface, image enhancement, image reconstruction, 3D modeling, 3D acquisition, face recognition.  In each chapter, there are c-builder c++ examples for students to practice.

Price: – baht, Total pages: –

Signal and System (สัญญาณและระบบ)

by Chuchart Pintavirooj

This books concerns about signal and system which is the basic course for biological signal processing. The contents in the book are Fourier series, Fourier transform, Laplace transform, discrete-time Fourier series, discrete-time Fourier transform, z transform.

Price: – baht, Total pages: 428

Digital Signal Processing using Matlab (การประมวลผลภาพสัญญาณดิจิตอล ด้วย MATLAB)

by Chuchart Pintavirooj

This book introduces  digital signal processing using Matlab. Contents includes discrete signal, Fourier representation of discrete signal, digital filter design and  implementation of digital filter. In each chapter, there are Matlab examples for student to pratice.

Price: 365 baht, Total pages: 738

Fundamental of Biomedical Engineering (พื้นฐานวิศวกรรมชีวการแพทย์ผู้แต่ง)

by Chuchart Pintavirooj

This book  introduces the fundamental of Biomedical engineering. The contents contains brief overview of biomedical engineering discipline including biomedical signal processing, biomedical image processing, biomechanics, biomaterial, bioinformatics, rehabilitation engineering, Ultrasonic in medicine, etc.

Price: ? baht, Total pages: –

Research Publications

  1. S. Cohen, W. S. I. Ali, and C. Pintavirooj, “Ordering and Parameterizing Scattered 3D data for B-Spline Surface Approximation,” IEEE Trans. Patt. Anal. Machine Intell., 22, 6, pp. 642-648, 2000.
  2. Pintavirooj, A. Ngamlamiad, A. Romputtal, W. Withayachumnankul, K. Hamamoto,“Ultrasonic Refractive Index Tomography,” Journal of The 12-th International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision 2004 (WSCG2004), vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 333-340, Plzen, Czech Republic, February 2-6, 2004. Plzen, Czech Republic, February 2-6, 2004.
  3. Putjarupong, C. Pintavirooj, W. Withayachumnankul, M. Sangworasil,“Image Registration Exploiting Five-Point Coplanar Perspective Invariant and Maximum Curvature Point”, Journal of The 12-th International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision 2004 (WSCG2004), vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 341-348, Plzen, Czech Republic, February 2-6, 2004. Plzen, Czech Republic, February 2-6, 2004.
  4. S. Cohen and C. Pintavirooj, “ Invariant surface Alignment in the Presence of Affine and some Non-linear Transformation,” Medical Image Analysis, Elsevier Science, vol. 8, pp, 151-164, June 2004.
  5. Sookpotharom Supot , Pintavirooj Chuchart and Sangworasil Manas, “ Retinal Blood Vessel Segmentation Based on Image Thresholding by Discrete Curve Evolution and Fuzzy Clustering”, journal of signal processing, vol. 10, no. 6, pp. 433-440, Nov. 2006.
  6. Lohakan, T. Jamnankan, C. Pintavirooj, S. Kaewpirom and S. Boonsang, “A numerical Model for Ultrasonic Measurements of Swelling and Mechanical Properties of a swollen PVA, Ultrasonics, vol. 50, pp. 782-789, 2010. [Impact Factor: 2.028]
  7. Sanpanich, K. Hamamoto and C. Pintavirooj,” An investigation on attenuation UCT with wave paths enhancement for breast ultrasound”, IEEJ Transactions on Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Volume 7, Issue S1, Pages: S105–S113, December 2012. [Impact Factor:0.343]
  8. Wibirama, S. Tungjitkusolmun and C. Pintavirooj,” Dual-camera acquisition for accurate measurement of three-dimensional eye movements”, IEEJ Transactions on Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Volume 8, Issue 3, Pages: 238–246, May 2013. [Impact Factor:0.343]
  9. Pintavirooj, F.S. Cohen and P. Tosranon, “3D face alignment and registration in the presence of facial expression differences”, IEEJ Transactions on Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Volume 8, Issue 4, Pages: 395–407, July 2013. [Impact Factor:0.343]
  10. Sueaseenak, T. Chanwimalueang, C. Pintavirooj and M. Sangworasil, “An accurate forearm EMG signal classification method using two-channel electrode”, IEEJ Transactions on Electrical and Electronic Engineering,Volume 8, Issue 4, Pages: 328–338, July 2013. [Impact Factor:0.343]
  11. Pintavirooj, F. S. Cohen and W. Iampa, “Fingerprint Verification and Identification Based on Local Geometric Invariants Constructed from Minutiae Points and Augmented With Global Directional Filterbank Features”, IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems, Vol.E97-D, No.6, pp. 1599-1613, Jun. 2014. [Impact factor: 0.213]
  12. Hemtiwakorn, V. Mahasitthiwat, S. Tungjitkusolmun, K. Hamamototo, and C. Pintavirooj,“Patient-Specific Aided Surgery Approach of Deviated Nasal Septum UsingComputational Fluid Dynamics”, IEEJ Transactions on Electrical and Electronic Engineering,Volume 10, Pages: 274–286, 2015. [Impact Factor:0.343]
  13. Phanprasit, K. Hamamoto, M. Sangworasil, and C. Pintavirooj, “Medical Image Compression Using Vector Quantization and System Error Compression”, IEEJ Transactions on Electrical and Electronic Engineering,Volume 10, No. 5, Pages: 554–566, 2015. [Impact Factor:0.343]
  14. Jaruwongrungsee, U. Waiwijit, A. Wisitsoraat, M. Sangworasil, C. Pintavirooj and A. Tuantranont,  “Real-time Multianalyte Biosensors Based on Interference-free Multichannel Monolithic Quartz Crystal Microbalance”, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, vol. 67, pp. 576-581, 2015 [Impact Factor: 5.389]
  15. Chaiyaporn Panyindee and C. Pintavirooj , “Optimal Gaussian Weight Predictor and Sorting Using Genetic Algorithm for Reversible Watermarking Based on PEE and HS”, IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems, Vol., No.: Vol.E99-D, No.9, pp.2306-2319,  Sep 2016, [Impact factor: 0.213]