Siddhartha Sikdar, PhD

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Siddhartha Sikdar, PhD
Associate Professor Bioengineering Electrical and Computer Engineering

Office:Krasnow Institute, Room 141
Phone:(703) 993-1539
Fax:(703) 993-1601
Hours:By Appointment
Siddhartha Sikdar, PhD


Siddhartha Sikdar joined George Mason University in Spring 2008 and has joint appointments in Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering. He is a PI at the Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study and a guest researcher with the Rehabilitation Medicine Department at the NIH Clinical Center. He received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington, Seattle, in 2005. From 2005-2007, he was a Senior Fellow in Bioengineering at the University of Washington and was the recipient of a postdoctoral fellowship award from the American Heart Association. He was awarded the NSF CAREER Award in 2010 and Mason's Emerging Researcher/Scholar/Creator Award in 2012.


Research Interests

  • Biomedical signal and image processing
  • Medical imaging systems and instrumentation
  • Novel clinical applications of diagnostic ultrasound
  • Musculoskeletal imaging
  • Cardiovascular dynamics
  • Integrative physiological modeling
  • Office-based and point-of-care imaging