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Congratulations to Bala on passing his Viva

Congratulations to Bala for successfully defending his thesis: “Comparative evaluation of Ising couplings, kinetic Ising couplings and partial correlations in inferring structural connectivity”. To learn more about his research, you can read his paper: “Inferring structural connectivity using Ising couplings

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A new BEL Publication from Nicoletta and Asad!

We are delighted to announce a new publication from BEL members: “Directed motor-auditory EEG connectivity is modulated by music tempo” which has been published in Frontiers in Human Neuroscience (doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2017.00502) Authors: Nicoletta Nicolaou, Asad Malik, Ian Daly, James Weaver,

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Congratulations to Paul!

Many congratulations to Paul Wright who was awarded his PhD today! Paul’s research investigated the key cognitive processes required for successfully responding to track-side signals during train driving using EEG analysis. All his hard work, experiments and effort have paid

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St Barts – Science Fair

BEL members volunteered at another exciting outreach event this week, showcasing EEG and physiology demonstrations to Year 10 students. Ioannis, Orla, Harry and Cat from BEL and Yuhan (neuroscientist) and Harry (zoologist) from the School of Pharmacy packed up their

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Research Awards for BEL

June has been an exciting month for BEL, with two of our lab group winning awards for their research. It is excellent to have the work we do recognised by the University! On the 13th June, the School of Biological

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Morning of Science at Sonning CoE

On Friday 9th of June, we visited the Sonning CoE Primary school and showcased interactive demos to the pupils on how the electricity of our bodies work, from the brain to the activity of the muscles. Harry, Cat, Ioannis Orla

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UoR Visit Days

BEL gave a strong presence in yet another successful Visit Day for Biomedical Engineering. During the Visit Day, prospective students interacted with BEL researchers and had the opportunity to discover more about the research that goes on in the lab

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Human-human control at Newham Collegiate, East Ham

On Physiology Friday, 14th October 2016, we (Orla and Ioannis) visited Newham Collegiate in East Ham to deliver a demonstration on behalf of the Physiological Society! We were invited by Dr. Mark Dallas (University of Reading, School of Pharmacy) to take

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Tinie Tempah @ BEL

During the summer, we had a visit from world-famous musician Tinie Tempah, who came to participate in an experiment exploring the relationship between music and emotion. This research is part of the BCMI-MIdAS (Brain Computer Music Interface for Monitoring and Inducing Affective

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Welcome to Dr. Nicoletta Nicolaou

A warm welcome to Dr. Nicoletta Nicolaou, our new post-doctoral researcher at BEL. Nicoletta is a University of Reading alumnus, and we are very happy to announce that Nicoletta has now rejoined the University of Reading as part of the EPSRC-funded

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