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.

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).

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).
ORGANIZING COMMITTEES
  • 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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