Gernot R. Muller-Putz

Gernot R.Muller-Putz received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees from the Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria, in 2000 and 2004, respectively. He also received the “venia docendi” for medical informatics from the Faculty of Computer Science, Graz University of Technology. He is currently the Head of the Institute for Knowledge Discovery, Graz University of Technology, and its associated BCI Lab. Since October 2014, he has been a full Professor for semantic data analysis at the Graz University of Technology. He has gained extensive experience in the field of biosignal analysis, brain–computer interface research, EEG-based neuroprosthesis control, hybrid BCI systems, the human somatosensory system, and assistive technology over the past 15 years. He has also managed several national and international projects and is currently partner in 2 EU FP7 projects (BackHome, ABC) and coordinator of BNCI Horizon 2020. Recently, he has received a Horizon 2020 project, More Grasp, which will be coordinated by him. Furthermore, he organized and hosted six international Brain–Computer Interface Conferences over the last 13 years in Graz, the last one in September 2014 in Graz. He is also steering board member for the International BCI Meeting, which takes place in the U.S. usually every three years (last time in 2013). Dr.Muller-Putz is the Review Editor of Frontiers in Neuroprosthetics. Since 2014, he has been an Associate Editor of the Brain-Computer Interface Journal and of the IEEE TRANSACTIONS OF BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING.

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Using a Non-Invasive Decoding Method to Classify Rhythmic Movement Imaginations of the Arm in Two Planes
Patrick Ofner and Gernot R. Müller-Putz, Graz University of Technology, Austria Volume 62, Issue 3, Page: 972-981 Persons with spinal-cord injury (SCI) have lost a certain amount of movement functions, and a brain-computer interface (BCI) can help to overcome these movement deficits. Ideally, such... Read more