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Research project funded by Bell Canada, NSERC, MDEIE and Ministry of Science and Technology of China (MOST); collaboration with Beijing University of Post and Telecommunications; goal is to develop e-Health algorithms and device, and in particular in the area of wearable sensing systems and in-hospital networks.

Project Date: 
2012-01-01 - 2022-09-27
Type of Project: 
Research Area: 
Natural Sciences & Engineering
Sub-Research Area: 
Information Technology



McGill University Project Leader Information

Project Leader: 

Fabrice Labeau

Primary Position

Faculty of Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Associate Professor
Research Interests: 
Information Infrastructure for the Power Grid Multirate systems and Filter banks Data transmission and compression Joint source-channel coding, error-correcting codes and multicarrier transmission Image processing

Fabrice Labeau is an associate professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering department at McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is the holder of the NSERC/Hydro-Québec Industrial Research Chair in Interactive Information Infrastructure for the Power Grid.He received the Electrical Engineer degree in 1995 from Université catholique de Louvain,Belgium, and the Diplôme d'études spécialisées en Sciences Appliquées, orientationTélécommunications also from UCL in 1996. From 1996 to 2000, he was with the Communications and Remote Sensing Laboratory of UCL. From January to March 1999, he was a visiting scientist to the Signal and Image Departement (TSI) of ENST Paris. He received a Ph.D. degree in September 2000 from UCL.

He is or was a TPC member for many international conferences(such as VTC, WCNC, EUSIPCO, ...). He was part of the organizing committee of ICASSP 2004 in Montreal and the Technical Program Committee co-chair for the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference in the Fall of 2006. He is a TPC co-chair for ICIP 2015 and VTC 2012-Fall.

In 2008, he receved the Outstanding Service Award from the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS). He currently is the VTS Executive Vice-President, Chapters Committee chair and Distinguished Lecturer Program administrator.

Principal Investigator

Non-McGill Partners


Guixia Kang

Beijing University of Post and Telecommunications