As R. S. Kye has written in the article "Professor with a mission", "[Dhanjoo Ghista] is a professor of professors, a world authority in biomedical engineering and physics, author or editor of several textbooks in subjects ranging from cardiovascular physics to African Rural Development and inventor of life-saving implant devices. A pioneer of research into the effect of space travel on astronauts, his work as the founder and leading exponent of the new science of societal engineering has received recognition from academics and institutions alike."

Along with having being editor-in-chief of Automedica (an international journal of high-tech medicine), Prof. Dr. Dhanjoo N. Ghista has published over 450 works in the fields of engineering science, biomedical engineering, medical science, and social sciences. He has also published 29 books on biomedical engineering, engineering physiology, cardiovascular physics, orthopedic mechanics, medical and life physics, spinal injury biomedical engineering, socio-economic democracy and world government, and African development. He is a pioneer in the fields of biomedical engineering, healthcare engineering and management, governance and economy, and urban-rural sustainable community development, and is committed to the advancement of rural communities and developing countries.

Much more information can be found on his website:
Ph. D. at Stanford University in 1964
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Biomedical Engineering

Healthcare Engineering & Management (HCEM)

Sports & Fitness Science

Cognitive Science

Socio-Economic Democracy Globilization

Sustainable Communities & Regional Development

Role of University in Society

International Relations, Peace & Globalization