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Core Faculty

Mihail Popescu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Office: CE715 Clinical Support & Education Building

Phone: (573) 882-1266


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Home Department: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Concentration: Bioinformatics

Education: PhD, University of Missouri

Mihail Popescu has received a MS in Medical Physics in 1995, a MS in Electrical Engineering in 1997 and a PhD in Computer Science in 2003 from the University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri. Dr. Popescu has published seven articles in refereed journals, 20 conference papers, one book, and one book chapter. His research focus has been on eldercare technologies, medical decision making, and epigenetic pattern discovery.

Selected Publications


Fenton, R; Popescu, M; Moxley, D

Hospital Personnel Attitude Toward Utilization of Depth Imaging Technology in Hospital Rooms (Journal Article)

Mo Med, 113 (1), pp. 79-84, 2016, ISSN: 0026-6620 (Print) 0026-6620 (Linking).

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Jialei, Yang ; Keller, J M; Popescu, M; Skubic, M

Sleep stage recognition using respiration signal (Journal Article)

Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc, 2016 , pp. 2843-2846, 2016, ISSN: 1557-170X (Print) 1557-170X (Linking).

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Gillis, J; Calyam, P; Bartels, A; Popescu, M; Barnes, S; Doty, J; Higbee, D; Ahmad, S

Panacea's Glass: Mobile Cloud Framework for Communication in Mass Casualty Disaster Triage (Journal Article)

2015 3rd Ieee International Conference on Mobile Cloud Computing, Services, and Engineering (Mobilecloud 2015), pp. 128-134, 2015.

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Hajihashemi, Z; Popescu, M

Early illness recognition using frequent motif discovery (Journal Article)

Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc, 2015 , pp. 3699-702, 2015, ISSN: 1557-170X (Print) 1557-170X (Linking).

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Popejoy, L L; Galambos, C; Stetzer, F; Popescu, M; Hicks, L; Khalilia, M A; Rantz, M J; Marek, K D

Comparing Aging in Place to Home Health Care: Impact of Nurse Care Coordination On Utilization and Costs (Journal Article)

Nurs Econ, 33 (6), pp. 306-13, 2015, ISSN: 0746-1739 (Print) 0746-1739 (Linking).

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Popejoy, L L; Khalilia, M A; Popescu, M; Galambos, C; Lyons, V; Rantz, M; Hicks, L; Stetzer, F

Quantifying care coordination using natural language processing and domain-specific ontology (Journal Article)

J Am Med Inform Assoc, 22 (e1), pp. e93-103, 2015, ISSN: 1527-974X (Electronic) 1067-5027 (Linking).

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Rantz, M J; Skubic, M; Popescu, M; Galambos, C; Koopman, R J; Alexander, G L; Phillips, L J; Musterman, K; Back, J; Miller, S J

A New Paradigm of Technology-Enabled 'Vital Signs' for Early Detection of Health Change for Older Adults (Journal Article)

Gerontology, 61 (3), pp. 281-90, 2015, ISSN: 1423-0003 (Electronic) 0304-324X (Linking).

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Shin, D; Arthur, G; Popescu, M; Korkin, D; Shyu, C R

Uncovering influence links in molecular knowledge networks to streamline personalized medicine (Journal Article)

J Biomed Inform, 52 , pp. 394-405, 2014, ISSN: 1532-0480 (Electronic) 1532-0464 (Linking).

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Chang, J F; Popescu, M; Arthur, G L

Automated extraction of precise protein expression patterns in lymphoma by text mining abstracts of immunohistochemical studies (Journal Article)

J Pathol Inform, 4 , pp. 20, 2013, ISSN: 2229-5089 (Print).

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Shin, D; Arthur, G; Caldwell, C; Popescu, M; Petruc, M; Diaz-Arias, A; Shyu, C R

A pathologist-in-the-loop IHC antibody test selection using the entropy-based probabilistic method (Journal Article)

J Pathol Inform, 3 , pp. 1, 2012, ISSN: 2153-3539 (Electronic).

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