Applications for the PhD in Digital Media (PDMD) are now being accepted for the 2016/2017 academic year. Application deadlines:
University of Porto: August 8, 2016
New University of Lisbon: August 25, 2016
The applications for the PhD in Networked Cyber Physical Systems (NETSyS) will open in June 2016 for a period of roughly two weeks.
Interested applicants should contact us as soon as possible to help describe the process and guide their application.More information on our website http://app.m-iti.org/ , or contact us by email or telephone (351) 291 721 006.
M-ITI is very pleased to announce that our researchers Athanasios Vourvopoulos, André Ferreira and Sergi Bermúdez have just won the Best Student Paper Award at the 3rd International Conference on Physiological Computing Systems (PhyCS) with the paper “NeuRow: An Immersive VR Environment for Motor-Imagery Training with the Use of Brain-Computer Interfaces and Vibrotactile Feedback.”
NeuRow is Immersive VR Environment for Motor-Imagery training with the use of Brain-Computer Interfaces (BCIs). NeuRow is available for PC, Android OS and also with web browser support through the use of Reh@Panel, a midleware between interfaces and VR. Learn more here.
PhyCS is the annual meeting and forum for engineers, computer scientists and health professionals, interested in research about physiological data handling and human-computer interaction. This year, PhyCS was held in Lisbon – Portugal, July 27-28.
On July 20, officers from the 2015/2016 Course for Promotion to Generals organised by the Portuguese Military visited M-ITI. This visit was part of a field trip to Madeira Autonomous Region, where over 20 officers from several Portuguese Speaking Countries visited the most prominent institutions in Madeira.
During the visit, M-ITI researchers showcased a variety of projects and established links for R&D cooperation.