Professor and Chair of Biomedical Engineering
Albert H. Titus is a professor and chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University at Buffalo, the State University of New York. Prior to joining the faculty at Buffalo, he was an assistant professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology. He earned his Ph.D. from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 1997, and obtained his B.S. and M.S. degrees from the University at Buffalo in 1989 and 1991, respectively. His research interests include integrated sensors, bioinstrumentation, analog VLSI implementations of artificial vision, and optoelectronics systems. He was instrumental in founding and creating the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University at Buffalo, and was recognized for his efforts by being awarded a SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Service in 2017. He is a recipient of an NSF CAREER award and was named Western New York Inventor of the Year in the Physical Sciences (2010). In 2020, he wa elected as a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors. As a researcher, he has over 100 papers, presentations, and talks, and eight patents awarded. He is a senior member of the IEEE, and a member of BMES and ASEE.