Armen A. Gharibans is a bioengineering PhD candidate at the University of California, San Diego and conducts research in Professor Todd Coleman's laboratory. Armen received his B.S. degree in mechanical engineering from the University of California, San Diego, and his M.S. degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. His research interests include modeling and statistical signal processing of biological signals with a focus in gastroenterology. He has developed and published novel techniques for noninvasive gastrointestinal electrophysiology monitoring, which has led to several studies with clinical collaborators spanning from neonates to the aging population.