Mihail Popescu, PhD

Academic Information

Associate Professor
P. 573-882-1266

Research Interests

  • Pattern recognition
  • Image processing
  • Computational intelligence
  • Agent based modeling
  • Eldercare technologies
  • Sensoromics
  • Mass behavior modeling
  • Landmine detection


  • M. Rantz, T. Banerjee, E. Cattoor, S. Scott, M. Skubic, M. Popescu, "Automated Fall Detection With Quality Improvement "Rewind" to Reduce Falls in Hospital Rooms", J of Gerontological Nursing, Vol. 40, No. 1, 2014, pp. 13-17.
  • Y. Li, D. Ho, M. Popescu, "Efficient source separation algorithms for acoustic fall detection using a Microsoft Kinect", IEEE Trans. on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 61, no. 3, March 2014.
  • M. Rantz, M. Skubic, S. Miller, C. Galambos, G. Alexander, J. Keller, M. Popescu, "Sensor Technology to Support Aging in Place", JAMDA, 14(6), 2013, pp. 386-391.
  • M. Popescu, J.C. Bezdek, T. Havens, J.M. Keller, "A Cluster Validity Framework based on Induced Partition Dissimilarity", IEEE Trans. on System, Man, Cybernetics Part B, Vol. 43, No.1, 2013, pp.308-320.
  • M. Popescu, A. Mahnot, "Early Illness Recognition in Older Adults Using In-Home Monitoring Sensors and Multiple Instance Learning", Methods of Informatics in Medicine, 2012 Aug 7;51(4):359-67.
  • Y. Li, D. Ho, M. Popescu, "Microphone Array System for Automatic Fall Detection", IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 59, pp. 1291-1301, May 2012.
  • M. Khalilia, S. Chakraborty, M. Popescu, "Predicting Disease Risks from Highly Unbalanced Data using Random Forest", BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 2011, 11:51.
  • M. Popescu, G. Arthur, F. Rahmatpanah, O. Sjahputera, J. Keller, H. Shi, C.W. Caldwell, "A Minimum Classification Error Framework Suitable for Multi-criteria Gene Selection: Discovery of Differentially Methylated Genes in Small B-Cell Lymphomas", International Journal of Computational Intelligence in Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, vol.1, no.3, 2010.
  • M. Popescu, E. Florea, Linking Clinical Events in Elderly to In-home Monitoring Sensor Data: A Brief Review and a Pilot Study on Predicting Pulse Pressure", Journal of Computing Science and Engineering, vol. 2, no. 1, March 2008, pp. 180-199.
  • M. Popescu, J.M. Keller, J.A. Mitchell, "Fuzzy Measures on the Gene Ontology for Gene Product Similarity", IEEE Trans. Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 1-11, July-September 2006.
  • M. Popescu, P.D. Gader, J.M. Keller, "Fuzzy Spatial Pattern Processing Using Linguistic Hidden Markov Models", IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 81-92, February 2006.