Cedric F. Walker

Cedric F. Walker, P.E.

Professor Emeritus

Phone: (504) 865-5866

621 Lindy Boggs Center
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Tulane University,
New Orleans, LA 70118


  • Duke University, Durham, NC, 1978 Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering
  • Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 1972 BS & MS in Engineering

Research Interests

Telemedicine, neural stimulation, implantable monitoring devices.

Courses Taught

Fall: TIDE 1002 - The Edge of Medicine
Fall: SCEN 1010 - Communicating Science
Fall: BMEN 3780/6780 - Projects in Embedded Control
Spring: SCEN 1010 - Communicating Science
Spring: BMEN 2730 - Biomedical Electronics (with Lab)
Spring: BMEN 6740 - Data Acquisition and Signal Processing

Selected Publications

Karp, E.W., Bianchini, K.J., Fine, D.R., Fine, J.M., and Walker, C.F., "Visit Verification" UNITED STATES PATENT No. 6,154,727 issued November 28, 2000.

Mullenax, C.A., Walker, C.F., and Newsome, D.A. "An Electrophoretic Method to Deliver Topical Drugs to the Eye" BIOMEDICAL INSTRUMENTATION AND TECHNOLOGY 37(6):423-432 (2003)

Valina, Christian, and Todd Luka, Kai Pinkernell, Russ Auger, Cedric Walker, Eckhard Alt "Subcutaneous Impedance Monitoring for Detection of Low Cardiac Output and Pulmonary Fluid Overload in Pigs" North American Society for Pacing and Electrophysiology (NASPE) 2004

DiLorenzo, D.J., C.F.Walker, and R. Davis (editors): "Neuroengineering" section IV in Biomedical Engineering Fundamentals, part 1 of the Biomedical Engineering Handbook, overall editor Joseph D. Bronzino. 2006, CRC Taylor & Francis.

Lindy Boggs Center Suite 500, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5897