Eduardo Iáñez is a scientific researcher in the Brain-Machine Interface Systems Lab at Miguel Hernández University of Elche (Spain). He holds an M.Sc in Telecommunication Engineering from the Miguel Hernández University of Elche in 2007 and a Ph.D. in Communication and Industrial Technologies by the Miguel Hernández University of Elche in 2012.

Current research interests of Eduardo Iáñez are Human-Robot and Human-Computer Interfaces. He is focused on Brain Computer Interfaces (BCI) (non-invasive brain interfaces) and Multimodal Human-Robot Interfaces (integrating brain, ocular and haptic information).

ACADEMIC STUDIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
  • March 2012: PhD on Industrial and Telecommunications Technologies: Summa Cum Laude. Miguel Hernández University of Elche, Spain
  • September 2008: MSc on Telecommunications Engineering. Miguel Hernández University of Elche, Spain
WORK EXPERIENCE
  • Feb. 2014 to date: Scientific Researcher at Miguel Hernández University of Elche, Spain.
  • Oct. 2011 to date: Assistant Professor of the Industrial Systems Engineering Department at Miguel Hernández University of Elche.
  • Jul. 2013 – Sep. 2013: Visiting Scientist in the BSI-TOYOTA Collaboration Center, Intelligent Behaviour Control UNIT, RIKEN (Nagoya, Japan).
  • May. 2013 – Feb. 2014: Scientific Researcher at Miguel Hernández University of Elche, Spain.
  • Nov. 2012 – Mar. 2013: Scientific Researcher at Miguel Hernández University of Elche, Spain.
  • Mar. 2009 – Dec. 2012: Scientific Researcher at Miguel Hernández University of Elche, Spain.
  • Jun. 2008 – Feb. 2009: Scientific Researcher at Miguel Hernández University of Elche, Spain.
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His current research interests are Human-Robot and Human-Computer Interfaces. He is focused on Brain Computer Interfaces (BCI) (non-invasive brain interfaces) and Multimodal Human-Robot Interfaces (integrating brain, ocular and haptic information).

AWARDS
  • First award to the best paper on the conference “2013 IEEE International Systems Conference” held in Orlando (Florida), United States. Paper title: Mental Tasks Selection Method for a SVM-Based BCI System. Authors: Eduardo Iáñez, Andrés Úbeda, Enrique Hortal, José María Azorín.
  • Second award to the best Doctoral Thesis about Robotics of 2012 granted by the Automatic Spanish Committee in the XXXIV Jornadas de Automática held in Terrassa, Barcelona (2013). “Interfaces no invasivas basadas en señales EEG y EOG para control de robots” Author: Eduardo Iáñez, Director: José M. Azorín
ORGANIZING COMMITTEES
  • Brain on Art 2017. Organizer and scientific committe of the 2017 2017 International Conference of Mobile Brain-Body Imaging (MoBI) and the Neuroscience of Art, Innovation and Creativity. September 10 – 13, 2017, Valencia, Spain.
  • SysCon 2013 – Tutorial. Organizer of the Tutorial on “Brain-Machine Interface (BMI) Systems” in conjunction with the IEEE Systems Conference, April 15 – 18, 2013, Orlando, Florida, USA.
  • Bioengineering Simposium 2009. Member of the Organizing Committee of the Spanish CEA Bioengineering Simposium, June 1-2, 2009, Elche, Alicante, Spain.
  • EURON-UMH Winter School. Member of the Organizing Committee of the Third International EURON-UMH Winter School on Rehabilitation Robotics, March 30 to April 4, 2008, Elche, Alicante, Spain.
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