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Third Annual Peter Wells Memorial lecture (Cancelled)

A joint public lecture organised by the IET, IMechE and IPEM.

The Third Annual Peter Wells memorial will be given by Dr Kianoush Nazarpour, a Reader in Biomedical Engineering at Newcastle University. Kianoush has a poignant connection to the significance of this lecture as Peter Wells was his external PhD examiner.

The talk will centre around prosthetic hands, with deep learning and EMG based control loops, and is using these in the NHS.

Time

13 May 2020

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Add to Calendar 05/13/2020 09:00 05/13/2020 17:00 Third Annual Peter Wells Memorial lecture (Cancelled) The Third Annual Peter Wells Memorial Lecture, jointly hosted by IET, IMechE and IPEM, will be provided this year by Dr Kianoush Nazarpour. There is a poignancy about Kianoush presenting at this lecture, as Peter was his external PhD examiner. Kianoush, a Reader in Biomedical Engineering at Newcastle University, will focus on his work with prosthetic hands, deep learning and EMG based control loops, and how this research is being used in the NHS. After the public lecture you will have the opportunities to ask questions, and network with likeminded peers. Savoy Pl, London WC2R 0BL, UK

Organiser

Healthcare Technologies TN

Reasons to attend

  • Meet members of other organisations, with similar interests
  • Expand your knowledge of prosthetics and implementation
  • Peter Wells was the external PhD examiner for Kia

Location

IET London: Savoy Place

2 Savoy Place
London
WC2R 0BL
United Kingdom

The London headquarters of the IET.

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