Researcher biography

Beadaa Mohammed received her Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Queensland in 2015. She was awarded B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Electronics and Communication Engineering from Mosul University, Iraq, in 1994 and 2002, respectively. She is currently employed on a UQ Postdoc fellowship in the area of Biomedical Engineering in the School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering at the University of Queensland, Australia. Her current research interests include developing portable diagnostic tools that can be used to improve human health in the area of brain stroke detection. She received an Early Career Researcher Engineering Grant - Biomedical Engineering "a Philanthropic Research Grant" in 2016. She recently received the University of Queensland Early Career Researcher Grant to further develop her portable imaging system for clinical trials. While being a mother of four little kids, she managed as an early career researcher to achieve great results in microwave medical imaging. Her research is now the core of a new start-up company.