Garwood Medical Research Team

Albert Titus

Albert H. TitusAlbert H. Titus is Professor and Chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University at Buffalo, the State University of New York. He earned his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering at the University at Buffalo, and his Ph.D. degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Prior to being chair of BME, he was in the Department of Electrical Engineering at the University at Buffalo. His research interests include analog VLSI implementations of artificial vision, biomedical instrumentation, wearable health monitoring devices, and integrated smart sensing systems. 

Albert H. Titus has received numerous research grants from federal, state, foundation, and industrial sources that have supported his work. He has nearly 100 publications and talks, and has six patents. In 2010, he was named Western New York Inventor of the Year in the Physical Sciences, and his work with DynamicEye, Inc., on glare blocking glasses, was named one of the Top Ten Inventions by Popular Science in 2011. Dr. Titus was a founding member of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University at Buffalo. He has led the department for six years, and under his chairmanship, the student body has grown to over 350 students with twelve full-time faculty members, and the undergraduate program received its first ABET accreditation.