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About the article
Christina Salchow-Hömmen received her Bachelor’s (2012) and Master’s degree (2014) in Biomedical Engineering from the Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany. During her studies, she stayed at the Washington University in St. Louis, USA, for a seven-month research internship. Since 2014, she is a Ph.D. candidate at the Control Systems Group at the Technische Universität Berlin, Germany. Her research focuses on rehabilitation engineering and neuroscience.
Till Thomas received his Bachelor’s degree (2015) in Biomedical Engineering from the Ernst-Abbe-Hochschule Jena – University of Applied Sciences, Germany. During his studies towards his Master’s degree at the Technische Universität Berlin (Germany), he worked as a student assistant at the Control Systems Group. In 2018, he spoke at the AUTOMED workshop in Villingen-Schwenningen.
Markus Valtin received his Diploma (2012) in Electrical Engineering at the Technische Universität Berlin, Germany. Since 2012, he is a Ph.D. candidate at the Control Systems Group. His research focuses on Rehabilitation Engineering with the main topics functional electrical stimulation via electrode arrays and inertial sensor applications.
Thomas Schauer studied Electrical Engineering at the University Magdeburg in Germany from 1992 to 1997. He received his Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Glasgow in Scotland. From December 2001 until April 2006 he has been working as research assistant and project leader at the Max Planck Institute for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems (Magdeburg, Germany) in the Systems and Control Theory Group. Since 2006 he holds a position as senior researcher in the Control Systems Group at the Technische Universität Berlin and manages the research topic “Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology”.
Published Online: 2018-11-29
Published in Print: 2018-12-19
Funding Source: Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung
Award identifier / Grant number: FKZ16SV7069K
The presented work was partly conducted within the research project BeMobil, supported by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (FKZ16SV7069K).