3 OCTOBER 2018

Lectures and hands-on demonstrations during the month of Oct 2018 at WPI

Bhawna Shiwani
Michael Twardowski

Altec thanks Dr. Jane Li and the Robotics Engineering Program and Mechanical Engineering Department at WPI for initiating forwarding looking lectures and hands-on demonstrations during the month of Oct 2018.

Topics (Keywords):

  • Neurophysiology
  • Exoskeleton
  • Robotics
  • AI
  • EMG
  • HDs-EMG
  • Motor Units
  • Galileo Sensor
  • Prosthesis
October 1, 20181:00 - 2:20 PMSensing physiological signals for human-robotics interactionPaola Contessa
October 3, 20181:00 - 2:20 PMProcessing physiological signals for human-robotics interactionBhawna Shiwani
October 8, 20181:00 - 2:20 PMFrom EMG to motor units: accessing the neural control of movementBhawna Shiwani
October 10, 20181:00 - 2:20 PMImproving neural interfaces for robotics/prosthetic control Michael Twardowski


Additional space is limited to (5) WPI students.


Those interested in attending should contact Michael Twardowski at mtwardowski@altecresearch.com


Olin Hall 109
Worcester Polytechnic Institute 
100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA

Disclaimer: Altec is an R&D company with primary emphasis on technologies to solve speech & human movement disorders. Funding for research comes from Federal grants (NIH), DOD contracts, Profit and non-profit institutions in USA. The company is headquartered in Natick, MA.

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