• Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Satish Bukkapatnam Profile photo

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
  • M.S., Pennsylvania State University
  • B. Tech., S.V. University, Tirupati, India

Research Interests

  • Dr. Satish T.S. Bukkapatnam is professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University. His research focuses on personalized prognostics of cardiorespiratory disorders; ultraprecision manufacture and finishing of biomedical implants; predictive (“big data”) analytics; wearable sensors and point-of-care health assurance; and remote health monitoring.

Awards & Honors

  • INFORMS QSR Section Chair: Elected as the chair of the 200+ member Quality, Statistics and Reliability (QSR) Section, Institute of Operations Research and Management Science (INFORMS) 2007-08 (organized one of the largest number of sessions for cluster as part of the INFORMS meeting)
  • Invitation to “New Frontiers in Dynamic Systems” Workshop: Among about 30 invitees (3 in Industrial Engineering) from various disciplines (including engineering, sciences, social sciences and medical) to a workshop jointly organized by NSF, AFOSR, ARO, ONR, NIH and USDA, Feb 2007
  • Invitation to “NSF Workshop in Nanomanufacturing Systems”: Among about 25 invitees from various engineering and science disciplines (5 from Industrial Engineering) to a workshop organized by NSF, Feb 2008
  • Invitation to “NSF Workshop on Uncertainty in Machining”: Among about 25 invitees from various engineering and science disciplines to a workshop organized by NSF, Feb 2010
  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) Dougherty Young Manufacturing Engineer Award: Selected for year 2005

Selected Publications

  • T. Q. Le, C. Cheng, A. Sa-ngasoongsong, W. Wondhamma, S.T.S Bukkapatnam, ”Wireless wearable multisensory suite and real-time prediction of sleep apnea episodes,” IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (invited article for the inaugural issue), 2013.
  • T. Q. Le, S.T.S Bukkapatnam, R. Komanduri, ” Real-Time Lumped Parameter Modeling of Cardiovascular Dynamics Using Electrocardiogram Signals: Toward Virtual Cardiovascular Instruments,” IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol.60, no.8, pp.2350-2360, 2013.
  • T. Q. Le, S.T.S Bukkapatnam, B. Benjamin, B. Wilkins, R. Komanduri, ”Localization of myocardial infraction using random walk network representation of vector cardiogram signals,” IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol.60, no.8, pp.2325-2331, 2013.
  • H. Yang, S.T.S. Bukkapatnam, T.Le, and R. Komanduri, “A new approach for the identification of cardiovascular disorders using spatial dynamics,” Medical Engineering and Physics, 2011.
  • S.T.S. Bukkapatnam and C. Cheng, “Forecasting the evolution of nonlinear and nonstationary systems using recurrence based local Gaussian process models,” Physical Review E, Vol. 82, 2010.