People

Prof.Dr.Ir. Massimo Mischi

Massimo Mischi received the M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering (EE) at La Sapienza University (Rome) in 1999. In 2004 he received the Ph.D. degree from the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e). Here he was appointed assistant professor (2007), associate professor (2011), and full professor (2018) at the EE Dept. His research focuses on model-based quantitative analysis of biomedical signals. He was awarded with the VIDI Grant (2009) and with the ERC Starting Grant (2011) for his research on angiogenesis imaging. He is chairman of the IEEE EMBS Benelux Chapter and associate editor of IEEE T-UFFC.

Function: Scientific staff
Roles in BM/d: BM/d coordinator

Dr.Ir. Chiara Rabotti

Chiara Rabotti received the M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Florence, Italy, in 2004. From 2009 till 2010 she was employed as a researcher by Twente Medical Systems International (TMSi). In 2010 she received the PhD degree from the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) on the characterization of uterine activity during pregnancy. She is currently Assistant Professor at the Signal Processing Systems Group at the Electrical Engineering Department of the TU/e. Her research interests include biomedical signal processing and modeling with specific focus on electrohysterography, electromyography, and electrocardiography.

Function: Scientific staff
Roles in BM/d: Board

Dr.Ir. Rik Vullings

Rik Vullings received the M.Sc. degree in Applied Physics from the TU/e in 2005. In 2010 he received the PhD degree (Electrical Engineering, TU/e) on the analysis and interpretation of the non-invasive fetal electrocardiogram. In 2009, he (co-)founded the spin-off company Nemo Healthcare where he currently is CSO. In 2012, he received a VENI grant to continue his research on pregnancy monitoring at TU/e. Currently, he is working as Assistant Professor in the Signal Processing Systems group at the Electrical Engineering department. His research interests include biomedical signal processing and modeling, machine learning, and pattern recognition.

Function: Scientific staff
Roles in BM/d: Board

Nienke Kuijsters M.D.

Nienke Kuijsters was born on July 17th in 1989. She studied Medicine at the Maastricht University and received her Master's degree in August 2013. She has been working in the field of gynecology since then. As a student she started doing research in the Catharina Hospital in Eindhoven together with TU/e. Now she is working towards her PhD title under the supervision of Dr Schoot within the BM/d team on a project aiming at measuring uterine contractions in the non-pregnant uteri.

Function: PhD student
Roles in BM/d: Member

Prof.Dr. Guid Oei

Gynaecologist at the Maxima Medical Center in Veldhoven and part-time professor at the Signal Processing Systems Group of the TU/e.

Function: Scientific advisor
Roles in BM/d: Member

Dr. Dick Schoot

Dick Schoot received the in Medicine at the faculty of Medicine of Radboud University Nijmegen in 1985. His specialization in Gynecology and Obstetrics was started at the Haaglanden hospital the Hague and finished at Dijkzigt University Hospital Rotterdam. He is currently a gynecologist at the Catharina Hospital in Eindhoven and collaborating with the BM/d group in the field of Gynecology with special focus on infertility.

Function: Scientific advisor
Roles in BM/d: Member