Yearly Archives: 2013

Welcome to the New Lecturers of BEL

As a part of  the academic investment programme of the University of Reading, the new lecturers of Brain Embodiments Lab, Dr. Etienne Benoît Roesch, Dr.Yoshikatsu Hayashi and  Dr. Evangelos Delivopoulos finished their internal training in this week together with new

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A new method: Prosthetic bladder ‘controls urine’ for patients with spinal cord injury

Researchers from the University of Reading,University of Cambridge, King’s College London, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne Switzerland, and University College London have published a new technique for restoring bladder control for patients with spinal cord injuries. Evangelos Delivopoulos, part of

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Open Day at Brain Embodiment Lab

University of Reading is ready for one of its Open Days to introduce its opportunities and facilities to the new prospective undergraduate students. School of System Engineering  (SSE) will take place in this important event with talks, tours in SSE

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PT-AI Oxford Presentation

Mark Bishop of Goldsmiths College, University of London, in collaboration with Thomas Tanay, Slawek Nasuto, Matt Spencer, and Etienne Roesch, presented “Playing Hex with Aunt Hilary” at Philosophy & Theory of Artificial Intelligence in Oxford. Abstract here: Playing HeX with Aunt

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SMLC Bergamo 2013 Presentation

Matthew Spencer presented “Emergent representations from distributed interactive dynamics” at the Synthetic Modelling of Life and Cognition conference in Bergamo. Slides are available here: 2013-09 PT-AI Bergamo. Abstract is available here: SMLC2013 Abstract.

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Welcome, Maryam and Sajeel!

Maryam Karimi Domal and Saheel Ahmed have joined us for a summer project investigating strong anticipation in coupled oscillator models.

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Welcome, Jamie!

Jamie Blake has joined our group as a PhD researcher investigating the nature of anticipation.

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Welcome back, Kat!

Katherine Heseltine-Flynn has rejoined our group for a summer project where she will be developing an online motor imagery BCI.

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First EEG measurements in the new lab

The EEG measurement rooms in the BEL lab are now ready for use. Both EEG rooms are finally fully operational and available for use by members of the lab. We have begun conducting EEG measurements in the new space. Here

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Build me a brain

Ben Whalley, Immy Smith, and Slawek Nasuto from our lab, among others, discuss the progress and challenges of building a brain.

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