Alberto G. Bonomi
Alberto G. Bonomi received the M.Sc. degree in biomedical engineering from Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy, in 2006, and the Ph.D. degree from Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands, in 2010. He is a Senior Research Scientist at the Personal Health Department of Philips Research Laboratories, Cambridge, U.K. His research interests include machine learning and data analytics applied to the field of wearables sensors and physiological data interpretation. The aim is to develop systems and services to improve people health by broadening the efficacy of preventive treatments, the quality of medical diagnostic, and the care of patients. In particular, he worked on physical activity recognition and context assessment, energy expenditure and cardiorespiratory fitness estimation, environmental sensors data analysis, arrhythmia detection, and deterioration prediction due to lungs edema in heart failure.
TBME, Featured ArticlesUser-Independent Recognition of Sports Activities From a Single Wrist-Worn Accelerometer: A Template-Matching-Based Approach
A sedentary lifestyle is a major risk factor for chronic diseases such as cardiovascular diseases, diabetes mellitus and osteoporosis. Many studies reported that physical activity can prevent such pathologies. Thus, measuring physical activity has become increasingly important to conduct research... Read more
Posted on 26 MAR 2016