A Novel Method for Assessing the Severity of Levodopa-Induced Dyskinesia using Wearable Sensors

Lee, Sunghoon Ivan ;   Daneault, Jean-Francois ;   Golabchi, Fatemeh Noushin ;   Patel, Shyamal ;   Paganoni, Sabrina ;   Shih, Ludy ;   Bonato, Paolo

Tags Biomedical signal classification

Patients with Parkinson’s disease often experience significant changes in the severity of dyskinesia when they undergo titration of their…

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Decomposing Time Series Data by a Non-Negative Matrix Factorization Algorithm with Temporally Constrained Coefficients

Cheung, Vincent CK ;   Devarajan, Karthik ;   Severini, Giacomo ;   Turolla, Andrea ;   Bonato, Paolo

Tags Neuromuscular systems – EMG processing and applicationsNeuromuscular systems – EMG modelsNeural signals – Blind source separation (PCA, ICA, etc.)

The non-negative matrix factorization algorithm (NMF) decomposes a data matrix into a set of non-negative basis vectors, each scaled by a…

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Grand Challenges in Brain Research in Europe and in USA

Cerutti, Sergio ;   Bonato, Paolo

Tags Brain physiology and modelingBrain functional imagingBrain-computer/machine interface

This MiniSymposium will discuss the relevant motivations of two important research projects with major funding at the two shores of the…

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