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Special Session
Special Session on
Neuro-electrostimulation in Neurorehabilitation Tasks
 - NENT 2017

21 - 23 February, 2017 - Porto, Portugal

Within the 10th International Conference on Bio-inspired Systems and Signal Processing - BIOSIGNALS 2017

CO-CHAIRS

Vladimir Kublanov
Ural Federal University
Russian Federation
 
Brief Bio
Vladimir Kublanov is Prof., Dr. science, head of Research Medical and Biological Engineering Center of High Technologies. Has over 30 years of experience of the medical devices. Spheres of scientific interests: Fundamental studies for medicine and Engineering science.
Yuri Danilov
Tactile Communication and Neuromodulation Laboratory, University of Wisconsin-Madison
United States
 
Brief Bio
Yuri P. Danilov, PhD, Senior Scientist and Neuroscience Director in Tactile Communication and Neuromudulation Laboratory (TCNL), Kinesiology Department, UW-Madison, USA, is a system neuroscientist with over 40 years’ experience in research on brain functions and the special senses, including vision, taste, hearing and balance. Dr. Danilov is the lead discoverer of the balance retention effect, lead development of the specific training regimens, and continues to identify potential clinical and non-clinical application of neuromodulation and sensory substitution technology.

SCOPE

Nowadays, among the leading causes of the disability and high mortality are the deaseses of the central nervous system that are accomponied by the cognitive, sensor, motor and autonomic disorders.
The most common approach for treatment of such deases is the neoruprotection therapy, which promotes normalisation and strengtening of the physiological activities of the brain tissues. However, in this case pharmocological treatment methods are not always in conformity with the contemprorary requirements of the efficacy and safety of health care in the developed countries. This nonconformity have stimulated the development of new technologies for neuroprotection, based on application of the physical fields for formation of the neuromodulation proceses in the brain structures.
The goal of the special session is to present results of the latest achievements in the development of the systems for neuro-electrostimulation, the approach that implements the posibilities of the neuroplasicity.

IMPORTANT DATES

Paper Submission: December 14, 2016 (expired)
Authors Notification: December 23, 2016 (expired)
Camera Ready and Registration: January 5, 2017 (expired)

SPECIAL SESSION PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Hugo Gamboa, LIBPHYS-UNL / FCT - New University of Lisbon, Portugal

PAPER SUBMISSION

Prospective authors are invited to submit papers in any of the topics listed above.
Instructions for preparing the manuscript (in Word and Latex formats) are available at: Paper Templates
Please also check the Guidelines.
Papers must be submitted electronically via the web-based submission system using the appropriated button on this page.

PUBLICATIONS

After thorough reviewing by the special session program committee complemented by members of the main conference program committee, all accepted papers will be published in a special section of the conference proceedings book - under an ISBN reference and on CD-ROM support - and submitted for indexation by Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index (CPCI/ISI), INSPEC, DBLP, EI (Elsevier Engineering Village Index) and Scopus.
SCITEPRESS is a member of CrossRef (http://www.crossref.org/) and every paper is given a DOI (Digital Object Identifier).
All papers presented at the conference venue will be available at the SCITEPRESS Digital Library

SECRETARIAT CONTACTS

BIOSIGNALS Special Sessions - NENT 2017
e-mail: biosignals.secretariat@insticc.org
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