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Siddhartha Sikdar

Professor, Bioengineering

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  • 703-993-1539 (office)
  • Krasnow Building, 141
    4400 University Drive, MS 2A1
    Fairfax, VA 22030

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Siddhartha Sikdar joined George Mason University in Spring 2008 and has joint appointments in Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering.

He is a primary investigator at the Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study and a guest researcher at the Rehabilitation Medicine Department at the NIH Clinical Center. His research interests include biomedical signal and image processing, medical imaging systems and instrumentation, novel clinical applications of diagnostic ultrasound, musculoskeletal imaging, cardiovascular dynamics, integrative physiological modeling, and office-based and point-of-care imaging.


PhD, Electrical Engineering, University of Washington (2005)

MS, Electrical Engineering, University of Washington (2001)

BS, Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (1997)

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Faculty Rank: Professor


2014 - 2018 : CPS: Synergy: A Novel Biomechatronic Interface Based on Wearable Dynamic Imaging Sensors. Funded by National Science Foundation.

2010 - 2016 : CAREER: An Integrated Systems Approach to Understanding Complex Muscle Disorders. Funded by National Science Foundation.

2010 - 2015 : Pathogenesis and Pathophysiological Mechanisms of Myofascial Tigger Points. Funded by National Institutes of Health.

Research Interests

Biomechanics, Assistive Technology, Biomedical Imaging, Musculoskeletal Modeling, Neuroengineering, Neuroprosthetics, Rehabilitation Engineering, Sensorimotor Integration, Ultrasound