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Funding Award for Brain Controlled Music Player

24 Jun 2014 

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Researchers from the Department of Systems and Control Engineering and the Centre for Biomedical Cybernetics have been performing research in brain-computer interfacing for several years. Their recent work led to a real-time brain-controlled music player which received widespread international interest and recognition. The group, made up of Rosanne Zerafa, Tracey Camilleri, Owen Falzon and Kenneth Camilleri, has now been awarded seed funding from the TAKEOFF Seed Fund to develop a product prototype of this brain-controlled device with the objective of making brain control more accessible. Further information about the group's research may be found here.

 

Call for Expression of Interest

14 May 2014 

 Call for Expression of Interest 
Full-time MSc by Research Posts on Biomedical Signal Processing 
Department of Systems and Control Engineering, Faculty of Engineering 

1. Graduate or final year students are invited to express their interest for full-time MSc by Research posts on projects in the area of biomedical signal processing, mainly in the context of EEG and EMG signals. These studies will have a duration of 3 semesters on a full-time basis and commence in academic year 2014/2015. 

2. Students must be in possession of, at least, a Second Class Honours degree in one of the following areas: Electrical & Electronic Engineering, ICT, Physics, Mathematics, and any related areas. Ideal candidates must have a good background in signal processing; an interest in biomedical signal analysis and processing; an aptitude for mathematics and proficiency in programming including MATLAB and preferably also C++. 

3. These posts are not supported by research funds or stipends, but selected candidates will be guided to apply for the government MASTER It! Scholarship Scheme to possibly obtain funding in support of their studies. 

4. Interested students should send an email of an expression of interest, a copy of their CV and a degree transcript record to Dr Owen Falzon (owen.falzon@um.edu.mt) by the 19th of May 2014. 

 

 


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