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4th MCM, 4th WGMs, Workshop: 16-18 November 2015 – Prague, Czech Republic

4th MCM, Workshop, Mini-Training, 4th WGMs: 16-18 November 2015 – Prague, Czech Republic

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Before the meeting

  • Venue 16-17/11/2015:

Czech Technical University in Prague
Faculty of Electrical Engineering
Technicka 1902/2, 160 00 Prague 6, Czech Republic
GPS: 50.1024225 N, 14.3927350 E

  • Excursion to Bioelectrodynamics Research Team labs at the Institute of Photonics and Electronics (16/11, 13:00-15:00h):

Institute of Photonics and Electronics
Chaberska 57, Praha 8
GPS: 50°7’51.274″ N, 14°27’12.246″ E )

  • Venue 18/11/2015:

Masarykova Kolej Congress Center
Thakurova 550/1, 160 00 Prague 6, Czech Republic
GPS: 50.1010222 N, 14.3870514 E

  • Local Organizer: Prof. Dr. Jan Vrba (Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague)
  • Local information

After the meeting

Workshop on Verification, Validation and Uncertainty Assessment in Medical EMF Applications

Abstract Collection (opens a new page)

Mini-Training Workshop: Microwave medical imaging: state of the art; challenges related to dielectric properties of tissues

presented by Raquel Conceicao (Instituto de Biofísica e Engenharia Biomédica, Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal / Institute of Biomedical Engineering, University of Oxford, United Kingdom): Microwave Medical Imaging

and Martin O’Halloran (National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland): Microwave Medical Imaging – State of the Art and Challenges in to Dielectric Properties

STSM presentations (title, grantee, host)

Pre-market assessment of EMF interactions and applications: a case study on electroporation, Leandro Pecchia – University of Warwick (UK), Damijan Miklavcic – University of Ljubljana

Nanosecond pulsed electric fields on liposomes for potential drug delivery applications, Elena della Vale – Sapienza University of Rome (IT), Luis M. Mir – Institut Gustave-Roussy (FR)

Analysis of EEG and MEG signals using Empirical Decomposition Phase Locking method, Pawel Stepien – Institute of Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering (PL), Andreas Ioannides – AAI Scientific Cultural Services Ltd. (CY)

Neuroprotective and neuroregenerative effects of the electrical stimulation of long term amputees. Data analysis and design of research project, Fivos Panetsos – Universidad Complutense de Madrid (ES), Michele Papa – Seconda Universita di Napoli (IT)

Novel approach to bio-electromagnetic effects measurements and quantification of metabolic activity, Yan Barabas – University of Zilina (SK), Michal Cifra – Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic (CZ)

Mechanistic Modeling, Optimization and Risk Assessment of Electro-Muscular Incapacitation Devices (EMD), Nikola Djuric – Faculty of Technical Sciences, University of Novi Sad (RS), Niels Kuster – IT’IS Foundation (CH)

Experimental evaluation of a microwave sensor performance on pneumothorax diagnosis, Maria Christopoulou – University of Patras (GR), Niels Kuster – IT’IS Foundation (CH), presented by Stavros Koulouridis – University of Patras (GR)

WG1 meeting

A. Kukielka (Centrum Radioterapii Amethyst, Kraków, Poland): HDR brachytherapy combined with interstitial hyperthermia for prostate cancer

J. Vrba (Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic): Hyperthermia in the Czech Republic – short history and present technical research

L. Vannucci (Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic): Theranostics – Nanoconstructs for tumor microenvironment and tumor cell targeting

D. Vrba (Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic): Feasibility study of metamaterial based applicators for regional microwave hyperthermia

Joint WG2 and WG3 meeting

Eugenius Kaniusas, Stefan Kampusch (University of Technology, Vienna, Austria): Vagal nerve stimulation – progress and plans

Wout Joseph (Ghent University, Gent, Belgium): Neural Simulation for Auricular Vagus Nerve Stimulation

Sandra Medrano Garcia (Complutense University of Madrid, Spain): Clinical Applications of Auricular Vagus Nerve Stimulation: cervical dystonia, diabetic wounds, blood perfusión and stroke

Fivos Panetsos (Complutense University of Madrid, Spain): Interfacing nervous system and immunological system: nucleus tractus solitarii

WG2 meeting

Lyubina Vesselinova (Military Medical Academy, Bulgaria): Biological Respondents to the Therapeutical Electromagnetic Fields Stimuli

Adnan Kaya (Izmir Katip Celebi University, Izmir, Turkey): The Treatment Effect of Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) on the Cell Behavior during In Vitro Wound Healing

Jan Cuppen (Immunent B.V. and Neiding B.V., Veldhoven, The Netherlands): Neutrophils, autoimmune reactions and EMF

Jean François Collard (Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium): Cell mechanisms involved after ELF stimulation

WG3 meeting

Pawel Bienkowski (Technical University of Wroclaw, Poland): The Crawford Cell in Bioelectromagnetic Studies

Pawel Cala (Technical University of Wroclaw, Poland): Cavity Antenna Used for Biomedical Research

Zengin Reyhan (Selcuk University, Konya / Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey): Lorentz Force Electrical Impedance Tomography using Magnetic Measurements

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