People

Andrea Acevedo Lipes

Andrea Acevedo Lipes

Associate Professor - ANCORA

Machine learning applied to the automatic recognition of blood cells.

Joan F. Alonso Lopez

Joan F. Alonso Lopez

Assistant Professor - BIOART(SHP)

PhD. Serra Húnter Fellow. Research in multichannel EMG & EEG for rehabilitation & therapy.

Josep Amat i Girbau

Josep Amat i Girbau

Emeritus Professor - GRINS

Research in the field of surgical robotics. CSO of Rob Surgical Systems, UPC spin-off.

Noelia Aparicio Bádenas

Noelia Aparicio Bádenas

Manager - BBT

Broad experience in Project Management, Communication and Events’ organization.

Joan Aranda López

Joan Aranda López

Associate Professor - GRINS

Robotics, computer vision and their medical application.

Alejandro Bachiller Matarranz

Alejandro Bachiller Matarranz

Assistant Professor - BIOART

Biomedical signal processing focused on pathologic and physiologic brain signals and neuroimage.

Raul Benítez Iglesias

Raul Benítez Iglesias

Associate Professor - ANCORA

Pattern Recognition in biomedical images.

Mar Bonany Mariñosa

Mar Bonany Mariñosa

PhD Student - BBT

Biomedical Scientist with a M.Sc. in Molecular Biotechnology (UB), and current PhD candidate in BBT.

Ramon Bragós Badia

Ramon Bragós Badia

Associate Professor - IEB

Biomedical Engineering. Electrical Impedance Spectroscopy. Engineering Education.

Judit Buxadera Palomero

Judit Buxadera Palomero

Technician - BBT

PhD in Science and Engineering of Materials. Chemical, physical and biological analysis of biomaterials.

Anna Camp Brunes

Anna Camp Brunes

Researcher - DRM

Research in dosimetry and radiation protection focused on interventional radiology staff.

Cristina Canal Barnils

Cristina Canal Barnils

Associate Professor - BBT

Biomedical applications of cold plasmas, current focus on cancer therapy with plasmas + biomaterials.

Alicia Casals Gelpí

Alicia Casals Gelpí

Full Professor - GRINS

Professor at UPC. Research in surgical, assistance and rehabilitation robotics.

Massimo Cenciarini

Massimo Cenciarini

PostDoc Researcher - BIOMEC

Research on exoskeletons for impaired gait. Expertise: system ID and modeling of human motion.

Víctor Chausse Calvet

Víctor Chausse Calvet

PhD Student - BBT

Physics Engineer with a Master's Degree in Materials Science.

Mireia Claramunt Molet

Mireia Claramunt Molet

PhD Student - BIOMEC

Biomechanical area / PhD student and adjunct lecturer.

Daniel Clos Costa

Daniel Clos Costa

Assistant Professor - BIOMEC

Mechanical design. Biomechanical assistive devices.

Jesús De Miguel Fernández

Jesús De Miguel Fernández

PhD Student - BIOMEC

Focused on control algorithms of lower limb exoskeletons for stroke individuals.

Laura del Mazo Barbara

Laura del Mazo Barbara

PhD Student - BBT

PhD student - Biomedical Engineering Doctoral Programme.

Maria A. Duch Guillen

Maria A. Duch Guillen

Research Director - DRM

Researcher and Head of the Radiological Protection Service of the UPC.

Montserrat Español Pons

Montserrat Español Pons

Assistant Professor - BBT

Calcium phosphates: for bone regeneration, as antimicrobial properties and for cancer treatment.

Albert Espona Noguera

Albert Espona Noguera

Researcher - BBT

Cold Atmospheric Plasma in combination with Biomaterials for Biomedical Applications.

Maria Farahi

Maria Farahi

PhD Student - GRINS

Biomedical Engineering.

Míriam Febrer Nafría

Míriam Febrer Nafría

PostDoc Researcher - BIOMEC

Investigates on the prediction of human movement using optimal control.

Mireya Fernández Chimeno

Mireya Fernández Chimeno

Associate Professor - IEB

Research areas: medical instrumentation for e-health, EMC for medical devices and environments.

Josep Fernández Ruzafa

Josep Fernández Ruzafa

Associate Professor - GRINS

Research areas: computer vision, robotics, telerobotics and telelaboratories.

Martina Finocchiaro

Martina Finocchiaro

PhD Student - GRINS (MSCA-IF)

Marie Skłodowska-Curie PhD Scholar on biomedical engineering with focus on medical robotics.

Jordi Fonollosa Magriñà

Jordi Fonollosa Magriñà

Associate Professor - B2SLab

Human activity monitoring, Chemical sensors, Machine Learning, ECG signals.

Josep M. Font Llagunes

Josep M. Font Llagunes

Full Professor - BIOMEC

Full Professor and Head of the Biomechanical Engineering Lab. Co-founder and CSO at ABLE Human Motion.

Manel Frigola Bourlon

Manel Frigola Bourlon

Associate Professor - GRINS

PhD in Computer Science. Research in areas of Computer Vision and Medical Robotics.

Antonio Galicia Balboa

Antonio Galicia Balboa

Research Support Technician

Incubation & Acceleration Program for projects and startups in the field of the health technologies.

Miguel A. García Gonzalez

Miguel A. García Gonzalez

Associate Professor - IEB

PhD in Electronic Engineering. Research focus: time series signal processing.

Claudia García Mintegui

Claudia García Mintegui

PhD Student - BBT

Research on biodegradable metals for cardiovascular applications.

José M. García Torres

José M. García Torres

Assistant Professor - BBT

Electrochemistry; flexible composites materials; organic electronics.

Jon Garrido Aguirre

Jon Garrido Aguirre

PhD Student - B2SLAB

Working in the design and development of data analysis and visualization in Share4Rare (EU Project).

Jessyca Gil Rojas

Jessyca Gil Rojas

PhD Student - IEB

Biomedical Engineer, in the area of e-Health.

Maria P. Ginebra Molins

Maria P. Ginebra Molins

Full Professor - BBT

Full professor and Head of the Group of Biomaterials, Biomechanics and Tissue Engineering.

Mercè Ginjaume Egido

Mercè Ginjaume Egido

Researcher - DRM

PhD in Physics from UAB. Senior researcher and head of the Calibration and Dosimetry Lab at UPC.

Pedro Gomis Román

Pedro Gomis Román

Associate Professor - B2SLab

Mentoring biomedical engineering and working with cardiac signals using advanced and AI techniques.

Manel González Piñero

Manel González Piñero

Innovation Manager

Innovation manager (CREB) & Adjunct prof. Innovation and Cultural Management (Economics School, UB).

Jordi Guillem Martí

Jordi Guillem Martí

PostDoc Researcher - BBT

Design of cell instructive biomolecules for improving the bioactivity of biomaterials.

Albert Hernansanz Prats

Albert Hernansanz Prats

PostDoc Researcher - GRINS

PhD researcher at CREB UPC, interested in Robotic Minimally Invasive Surgery teleoperation.

Mislav Jordanic

Mislav Jordanic

PostDoc Researcher - BIOART

Researcher at the BIOsignal Analysis for Rehabilitation and Therapy Research Group (BIOART).

Samir Kanaan Izquierdo

Samir Kanaan Izquierdo

Assistant Professor - B2SLab

Teaching: programming, AI, mobile development. Research: machine learning, biomedical engineering.

Joan Lobo Prat

Joan Lobo Prat

PostDoc Researcher - BIOMEC

Biomechatronics.

Irene Lodoso Torrecilla

Irene Lodoso Torrecilla

PostDoc Researcher - BBT

Researcher in biomaterials for bone regeneration (calcium phosphate cements). Focus in 3D printing.

Ángela López del Río

Ángela López del Río

PhD Student - B2SLab

Applying deep learning to drug discovery in silico.

Enrico Manzini

Enrico Manzini

Technician - B2SLab

Working on models for prediction of Diabetes type 2 evolution and asthma-type crisis.

Miquel A. Mañanas Villanueva

Miquel A. Mañanas Villanueva

Associate Professor - BIOART

Founder and leader of BIOART Group composed of engineers and physicians working on R+I.

Maria Maqueda González

Maria Maqueda González

PhD Student - B2SLAB

Research area focused on applying machine learning techniques to biological data.

Xavier Marimon Serra

Xavier Marimon Serra

PhD Student - ANCORA

Development of new biomarkers to study the heart rhythm at the cellular level.

Carles Mas Moruno

Carles Mas Moruno

Researcher - BBT (RYC)

Ramon y Cajal researcher and Principal Investigator at the UPC - Peptides and biomaterials.

Christian Mata Miquel

Christian Mata Miquel

PostDoc - ANCORA

Computer Vision, Medical imaging, Image processing, Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science.

Miguel Mateu Sanz

Miguel Mateu Sanz

PhD Student - BBT

Cold atmospheric plasma, bone cancer, osteosarcoma, bone cancer modelling.

Carolina Migliorelli Falcone

Carolina Migliorelli Falcone

PostDoc Researcher - BIOART

Researcher in neurological signal and images at BIOART Lab.

Meritxell Molmeneu Trias

Meritxell Molmeneu Trias

Technician - BBT

Head of BBT laboratory. Associate Professor. Technology transfer research.

Imanol Morata

Imanol Morata

PhD Student - B2SLab

Mathematician (B.Sc, M.Sc.) and Data Scientist.

Carlos Morata Nuñez

Carlos Morata Nuñez

Associate Professor - GRINS

R&D Engineer.

Luis M. Muñoz Morgado

Luis M. Muñoz Morgado

Assistant Professor - GRINS

Robotics, Teleoperation, Human-Robot interaction, Human-Machine interfaces.

Marien C. Narvaez Morata

Marien C. Narvaez Morata

PhD Student - GRINS

Lower Limb Rehabilitation, Gait pattern monitoring using instrumented forearm crutches.

Lexa Nescolarde Selva

Lexa Nescolarde Selva

Associate Professor - IEB

Working on the medical applications of electrical bioimpedance measures since 1997.

Anna Nicolau Torra

Anna Nicolau Torra

Manager - BIOART

Manage the technology transfer and innovation activities within the BIOART group.

Lluis Oliver Cervelló

Lluis Oliver Cervelló

PhD Student - BBT

Peptides - functionalization - differentiation MSCs - titanium.

Rosa Pàmies Vilà

Rosa Pàmies Vilà

Associate Professor - BIOMEC

Biomechanics, Dynamic simulation, foot‐ground contact modelling, pediction of human movement.

Marta Pegueroles Neyra

Marta Pegueroles Neyra

Associate Professor - BBT

Cardiovascular stents, bioresorbable materials, PLLA, Zn alloys, 3D printing, functionalization.

Albert Peiret Giménez

Albert Peiret Giménez

PostDoc Researcher - BIOMEC

Simulation of biomechanical models for impaired walking with assistive device.

Alexandre Perera Lluna

Alexandre Perera Lluna

Associate Professor - B2SLab

Head of CREB, B2SLab group Leder, research on health data science.

Miquel Punset Fusté

Miquel Punset Fusté

Researcher - BBT

Biomaterials, Surf. treatments and coatings, Biomedical & Forensic Eng., Medical implants.

Juan J. Ramos Castro

Juan J. Ramos Castro

Associate Professor - IEB

Design of ultra low noise electronic biomedical measurement systems.

Pere Riu Costa

Pere Riu Costa

Full Professor - IEB

Full Professor at UPC Electronics Department. Vice-president of ISEBI. Member of COMAR (IEEE-EMBS).

José Rodellar Benedé

José Rodellar Benedé

Full Professor - ANCORA

Machine learning and application to artificial recognition of blood cells in hematological diseases.

Antonio Rodríguez Fernández

Antonio Rodríguez Fernández

PhD Student - BIOMEC

Biomedical Engineer.

Daniel Rodríguez Rius

Daniel Rodríguez Rius

Associate Professor - BBT

Associate Professor at BBT, EEBE-UPC. Research interests: new bioactive surfaces; nanotechnology.

Sergio Romero Lafuente

Sergio Romero Lafuente

Associate Professor - BIOART

Engineer ... researcher ... dreamer ...

Xavier Rosell Ferrer

Xavier Rosell Ferrer

Full Professor - IEB

Research on new measurement methods in biotechnology, medicine and sports based on bioimpedance.

Elisa Rupérez de Gracia

Elisa Rupérez de Gracia

Researcher - BBT

Development of bioactive and antibacterial metal porous structures for orthopedic applications.

Meritxell Sanchez Hervas

Meritxell Sanchez Hervas

Technician - BBT

Lab Technician with experience in cell culture, molecular biology, biochemistry and microbiology.

Narcís Sayols Baixeras

Narcís Sayols Baixeras

PhD Student - GRINS

Double degree in Mathematics and Telecommunication Engineering in the CFIS program of the UPC.

Josep Sempau Roma

Josep Sempau Roma

Associate Professor- DRM

Radiation transport physics and Monte Carlo simulation of the transport process.

Leidy Y. Serna Higuita

Leidy Y. Serna Higuita

PostDoc Researcher - BIOART

Ph.D in Biomedical Engineering.

Pol Solà de los Santos

Pol Solà de los Santos

PhD Student - B2SLab

Study and generation of processing and quality control tools for metabolomics.

Xavier Solé Martí

Xavier Solé Martí

PhD Student - BBT

Research on the effects of cold plasmas on composite hydrogel – calcium phosphate biomaterials.

Isidre Solé Ramon

Isidre Solé Ramon

Consultant - BIOART

Consulting architecture and industrialization of medical products. Electronic engineer, specialized in high speed digital designs and ISO-13485 certification.

Francesco Tampieri

Francesco Tampieri

PostDoc Researcher - BBT

Post doctoral researcher on plasma chemistry.

Anna Torras González

Anna Torras González

Technician - DRM

Research in dosimetry and radiation protection & Lab. technician of radiation devices calibration.

Ana Tost Abadias

Ana Tost Abadias

PhD Student - BIOART

Takes part of the research group BIOART in which she develops her PhD studying Rett Syndrome disease.

Montserrat Vallverdú Ferrer

Montserrat Vallverdú Ferrer

Researcher - B2SLab

Nonlinear-dynamics analysis of physiological systems and characterization of their signals.

Milica Zivanic

Milica Zivanic

PhD Student - BBT

Cold atmospheric plasma for immunogenic and selective cancer cell death.