Bharat Biwal - Short Biography

Bharat Biswal, is an internationally renowned researcher recognized for mapping the brain’s activity with a special interest on the resting state brain. He works at the Newark College of Engineering as professor and chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering. The National Institutes of Health supports the research of Dr. Biswal, who before coming to NJIT was a professor of radiology at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. The National Institute of Mental Health has cited his recent findings—published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences–as the second most significant research advancement of 2010. Prof. Biswal has published over 250 papers having over 15000 citations.