NEUROACOUSTICS LABORATORY

The Neuroacoustics Laboratory is a joint research program stablished in 2016 in which researchers from different institutions work together with the aim to develop technological solutions based on acoustic technologies that can improve the lives of those affected by neurodegenerative diseases.

RESEARCH GROUPS AND INSTITUTIONS

THE TEAM

Guillermo de Arcas

Associate Professor
Associate Professor at the ETSI Industriales of the UPM, and Director of the I2A2-UPM Research Group. Specialist in intelligent sensing, advanced instrumentation systems and metrology.

Juan Manuel López

Associate Professor
Associate Professor at UPM in the Department of Telematics and Electronic Engineering. Specialist in the design of microprocessor-based systems, measurement instruments and sensors, and hardware for the Internet of Things (IoT).

Ignacio Pavón

Associate Professor
Associate Professor at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Specialist in environmental acoustics, occupational risk prevention and noise control.

Luis Francisco Sigcha

Ph.D student
Ph.D student in the area of acoustics, vibration and human activity detection using deep learning

Miguel Ángel Herrero

Ph.D student
Ph.D student in the area of neuroacoustics applied to neurodegenerative diseases

David González Calleja

Ph.D student
Ph.D student in the area of acoustic stimulations applied to neurodegenerative diseases

NÉLSON COSTA

Associate Member
Associate Professor, specialist of the Ergonomics and Human Factors research group (E&HF) of the Universidade do Minho.

SUSANA COSTA

Associate Member
Associate Professor, specialist of the Ergonomics and Human Factors research group (E&HF) of the Universidade do Minho.

PEDRO AREZES

Associate Member
Full profesor and Specialist of the Ergonomics and Human Factors research group (E&HF) of the Universidade do Minho.

PUBLICATIONS

Publications Autors Year Journal/ Congress
Automatic Resting Tremor Assessment in Parkinson's Disease Using Smartwatches and Multitask Convolutional Neural Networks

Open Access: Link to the article
Sigcha, L., Pavón, I., Arezes, P., (...), De Arcas, G., López, J.M. 2021 Sensors (Switzerland)
Sleep–Wake Cycle and EEG–Based Biomarkers during Late Neonate to Adult

Open Access: Link to the article

Herrero, M.A.; Gallego, R.; Ramos, M.; Lopez, J.M.; de Arcas, G.; Gonzalez-Nieto, D.  2021 Brain Sciences
 Deep learning approaches for detecting freezing of gait in parkinson’s disease patients through on-body acceleration sensors

Open Access: Link to de article
Sigcha, L., Costa, N., Pavón, I., (...), López, J.M., De Arcas, G. 2020 Sensors (Switzerland)
Neuroacoustical Stimulation of Parkinson’s Disease Patients: A Case Study. Gálvez-García G., Gómez-Rodellar A., Palacios-Alonso D., de Arcas G., Gómez-Vilda P.  In: Ferrández Vicente J., Álvarez-Sánchez J., de la Paz López F., Toledo Moreo J., Adeli H.  2019 IWINAC 2019. Lecture Notes in Computer Science
Temporal reversion of phonation instability in Parkinson’s disease by neuroacoustical stimulation.   Gálvez-García, G., Gómez-Rodellar, A., Palacios-Alonso, D., de Arcas-Castro, G., Gómez-Vilda, P. 2019 11th International Workshop on Models and Analysis of Vocal Emissions for Biomedical Applications
Estimating Facial Neuromotor Activity from sEMG and Accelerometry for Speech Articulation Gómez, G. de Arcas, P. Gómez, A. Álvarez, J. M. López 2018 IEEE Int. Symp. on Medical Measurements and Applications (MeMeA 2018)
Short-Term Effects of Binaural Beats on EEG Power, Functional Connectivity, Cognition, Gait and Anxiety in Parkinson’s Disease G. Gálvez, M. Recuero, L. Canuet, F. Del-Pozo 2019 11th International Workshop on Models and Analysis of Vocal Emissions for Biomedical Applications

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