Thierry Keller

Thierry Keller received the Dipl. Ing. degree in electrical engineering (M.Sc.E.E.) and the Doctorate (Dr. Sc. Techn.) from the ETH Zurich, Switzerland in 1995 and 2001, respectively. Currently, he is the Head of the Neurorehabilitation Department at Tecnalia, the largest private research center in Spain. His main activities of the Neurorehabilitation Department are research and innovation of novel enabling technologies for rehabilitation robotics, tele-rehabilitation, technologies for physical and cognitive prevention, and FES technologies including neuroprostheses. Dr. Keller is principal investigator in national and international projects and chaired the EU COST action TD1006: European Network on Robotics for Neurorehabilitation. He is the President of the International Functional Electrical Stimulation Society (IFESS), and steering committee member of the International Industry Society in Advanced Rehabilitation Technologies (IISART).

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Multichannel Electrotactile Feedback With Spatial and Mixed Coding for Closed-Loop Control of Grasping Force in Hand Prostheses
Providing somatosensory feedback to the user of a myoelectric prosthesis is an important goal since it can improve the utility as well as facilitate the embodiment of the assistive system. Most often, the grasping force was selected as the feedback... Read more