Cullen School of Engineering


Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering
N308 Engineering Building 1
Houston, Texas 77004-4005
Phone: 713-743-4400
Fax: 713-743-4444
Department: ece [at] egr [dot] uh [dot] edu
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Dr. Ben H. Jansen


N 308 Engineering Building 1

Houston, Texas 77204-4005

Tel: 713-743-4431 | Fax: 713-743-4444

Email: bjansen [at] uh [dot] edu


  • PhD, Free University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • MSc Electrical Engineering, Twente University, Enschede, The Netherlands
  • BSc Electrical Engineering, Twente University, Enschede, The Netherlands


Courses Taught at UH

  • ECE 3337 Signals and Systems
  • ECE 6337 Random Variable and Stochastic Processes
  • ECE 6342 Digital Signal Processing
  • ECE 6376 Digital Pattern Recognition
  • ECE 7342 Advanced Digital Signal Processing

Awards and Honors

Editorial Boards

  • Journal of Integrative Neuroscience


Research Interests

  • (Biomedical) Signal Analysis and Intelligent Systems

    (Auditory) Evoked Potentials and Sensory Gating

    Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation


Selected Publications

Selected Publications

  • Hu L., N. N. Boutros, B. H. Jansen, "Sensory gating-out and gating-in in normal and schizophrenia subjects," Clinical EEG and Neuroscience, 43:23-31, 2012.

  • Dinh T.L., B.H. Jansen, "On the Relationship betweem Human Sensorimotor Adaptability and Event-Related Potentials," Journal of Integrative Neuroscience, 10:1-10, 2011.

  • Du, X., and B.H. Jansen, "A neural network model of normal and abnormal auditory information processing," Neural Networks, 24:568-574, 2011.

  • DeLeon R., M. Hiscock, and B. H. Jansen, Auditory Evoked Potentials of Adults Who Do or Do Not Show a Significant Right-Ear Advantage in Dichotic Listening," Laterality: Asymmetries of Body, Brain and Cognition, DOI:10.1080/1357650X.2011.568489, 2011.

  • Viswanathana D., and B. H. Jansen, "The effect of stimulus expectancy on dishabituation of auditory evoked potentials,"  International Journal of Psychophysiology, 78:251-256, 2010.

  • Jansen, B.H., N.N. Boutros, and L. Hu, "Auditory Evoked Potential Variability in Healthy and Schizophrenia Subjects," Clinical Neurophysiology, 121:1233-1239, 2010.

  • Lu H., N.N. Boutros, and B.H. Jansen, "Evoked Potential Variability," Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 178: 228-236, 2009.

  • Jansen, B.H., Bonala B., N.N. Boutros, "Target Probability Affect the Likelihood that a P300 will be Generated in Response to a Target Stimulus, but not its Amplitude," Psychophysiology, 45, 93-99, 2008.

  • Miller V.H., and B.H. Jansen, "Oscillatory neural network for pattern recognition: trajectory based classification and supervised learning,"  Biological Cybernetics, 99 (6): 459-471, 2008.

  • Boutros, N.N., O. Korzyukov, B.H. Jansen, A. Feingold, and M. Bell, "Sensory-Gating Deficits During the Mid-Latency Phase of Information Processing in Medicated Schizophrenia Patients," Psychiatry Research, Vol. 126, No. 3, pp. 203-215, 2004.

  • Jansen, B.H., A. Allam, P. Kota, K. Lachance, A. Osho, and K. Sundaresan, "An Exploratory Study of Factors Affecting Single Trial P300 Detection," IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, Vol. 51, No. 6, pp. 975-978, 2004.

  • Boutros, N.N., O. Korzyukov, G. Oliwa, A. Feingold, D. Campbell, D.McClain-Furmanski, F. Struve, and B.H. Jansen, "Morphological and Latency Abnormalities of the Mid-Latency Auditory Evoked Responses in Schizophrenia: a Preliminary Report," Schizophrenia Research, Vol. 70, pp. 303-313, 2004.

  • Jansen, B.H., A. Hegde and N.N. Boutros, "Contribution of Different EEG Frequencies to Auditory Evoked Potential Abnormalities in Schizophrenia," Clinical Neurophysiology, Vol. 115, No. 3, pp. 523-533, 2004.

  • Jansen, B.H., and V.G. Rit, "EEG and visual evoked potential generation in a mathematical model of coupled cortical columns," Biological Cybernetics, 73: 357-366, 1995.

  • Jansen, B.H., and M.E. Brandt, "The effect of the phase of prestimulus
    alpha activity on the averaged visual evoked response," Electroencephal. clin. Neurophysiol.,  80:241-250, 1991.