Wei Shi


Wei (Vivien) Shi

Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Engineering and Technology

Office: 306 Fryklund Hall
Phone: 715/232-3298
Email: shiw@uwstout.edu


Ph.D., Electrical & Computer Engineering,

New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2012

M.S., Electrical Engineering, Hebei University of Technology, 2008

B.S., Electrical Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics, 2005

Research Interests

Embedded Systems; Controls and Instrumentation; Robotics; Biomedical Instrumentation; Bioelectronics; Intelligent Systems

Courses Taught


CEE-445 Embedded System Design

MFGE-363 Controls and Instrumentation

CEE-335 Automatic Control Systems (2012 F)

New Jersey Institute of Technology (2008 - 2011):

ECE-431 Control Systems and Virtual Instrumentation

ECE-439 Control Systems Lab

ECE-291 Electrical Engineering I Lab

Selected Recent Publications


Biomedical Instrumentation;   Biosensors;   Cardiac Abnormalities;   Control System;   ECG;   Heartbeat Recovery;  Intelligent Control;   Optimization;  Pacemaker;   Power Consumption;   Sinoatrial (SA) Node Model.


Wei V. Shi and MengChu Zhou, "Body Sensors Applied in Pacemakers: A Survey," IEEE Sensors Journal, vol.12, pp. 1817-1827, 2012.

Wei V. Shi and MengChu Zhou, "Optimal Single-Pulse for Pacemakers Based on a Sinoatrial Model," IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, article in press, 2012.

Wei V. Shi and MengChu Zhou, "Fuzzy PID Controllers for Dual-Sensor Pacing Systems in Patients with Bradycardias at Rest," Proceeding of IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Alaska, pp. 1117-1122, 2011.

Wei V. Shi and Mengchu Zhou, "Recent Advances of Sensors for Pacemakers," IEEE International Conference on Networking, Sensing and Control, Delft, The Netherlands, pp. 520-525, 2011.

Wei V. Shi, Timothy Chang, and MengChu Zhou, "Method to Detect Cardiac Abnormalities Based on Electrocardiography and Sinoatrial Pacemaker Model," IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics and Automation, Xi'an, China, pp. 566-571, 2010.