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First prize for the best poster for Eowyn van Wittenberghe! 08.06.2017

During the VUB Doctoral School Day of Doctoral School of Natural Sciences and (Bioscience) Engineering (NSE) Ir. Eowyn van Wittenberghe received the first prize for the best poster of faculty of Engineering of VUB for her work on: In-vehicle Biofeedback Device to Reduce Stress.
Promoters: Prof. Johan Stiens (ETRO-IR) and Prof. Yori Gidron (Centre for Neuroscience, VUB and University of Lille, France)

Say-it: Your computer as your Speech Therapist 27.04.2017

Lukas Latacz was interviewed about the spin-off Say-it. A tool is developed jointly by the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Ghent University. Via an online application, patients perform speech exercises and through well-developed algorithms, they get thorough feedback. As such, it allows them to practice independently, which enriches the sessions with speech therapists.
Two prototypes are being tested by hundreds of speech therapists in Flanders and the Netherlands at the moment and plans exist to commercialize the tool and research how to expand its possibilities in other languages.

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Minh Duc Nguyen obtained the Solvay Award 2015 23.10.2016

Minh Duc Nguyen obtained the Solvay Award 2015 for his MSc thesis entitled “Stereo Depth Estimation with Inter-view Consistencies”. The promotor of Duc’s MSc thesis is Adrian Munteanu. Jan Hanca and Shao-Ping Lu are thesis advisers.
The awards ceremony was organized by the International Solvay Institutes during a grandiose Solvay Public Event at the Flagey building in Brussels. The event involved panel discussions and plenary talks given by distinguished scientists and Nobel prize laureates in chemistry.
Obtaining the Solvay prize involves a very strong competition with brilliant students in chemistry, physics, biochemistry and engineering. Congratulations to Duc for this outstanding result!

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Aggregation and Recovery Methods for Heterogeneous Data In IoT Applications

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Latest - PUBLICATIONS

“Local attenuation curve optimization framework for high quality perfusion maps in low-dose cerebral perfusion CT”

In Medical Physics

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“Audio Visual Recognition of Spontaneous Emotions In-the-Wild”

In 7th Chinese Conf. on Pattern Recognition: Communications in Computer and Information Science-

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“A dual-frequency 0.7-to-1GHz balance network for electrical balance duplexers”

In IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference

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16.03.2016

Nieuwe videoformaten zoals 3D, 4K en 360° bepalen hoe we in toekomst tv en video kijken

De Standaard

15.03.2016

iMinds innoveert met beelden

Kanaal Z

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