Seminars at the Faculty of Informatics
Augmenting virtual rehabilitation for stroke with the help of immersive Virtual-Reality and Brain-Computer Interfacing
Stroke is among the leading causes of long-term disability, leaving an increasing number of people with cognitive and motor impairments, loss of independence in their daily life and with a high societal cost.
Athanasios Vourvopoulos is a Ph.D. Candidate at the University of Madeira (Portugal) and a member of NeuroRehabLab group at the Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute (M-ITI). His doctoral research entails the development of neuroscience-based interactive systems for stroke rehabilitation with the help of Brain–Computer Interfaces (BCI) and Virtual Reality (VR).