Asimina Kiourti

Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Asimina Kiourti joined The Ohio State University as an Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering in Fall 2016. From 2013 to 2016 she served as a Post-Doctoral Researcher and then a Senior Research Associate at Ohio State's ElectroScience Laboratory. Prior to that, she received her Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens, Greece (2013) and her M.Sc. degree from University College London, UK (2009). Professor Kiourti’s research interests include wearable and implantable sensors, antennas and electromagnetics for body area applications, and flexible textile-based electronics. Her work has been recognized with over 40 scholarly awards, among which, the 2018 URSI Young Scientist Award, the 2014 IEEE EMB-S BRAIN Young Investigator Award, the 2013 Chorafas Foundation Outstanding Ph.D. Dissertation Award, the 2012 IEEE MTT-S Graduate Fellowship for Medical Applications, and the 2011 IEEE AP-S Doctoral Research Award. Professor Kiourti’s research has gained an international reputation and has been featured by TechCrunch, Gizmodo, Times of India, Australia Network News, and the ALN Magazine among others.