People

Academia

Ricardo Chavarriaga

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
CNBI - Chair in Brain-Machine Interface

Ricardo Chavarriaga (IEEE member) is a senior researcher at the Center for Neuroprosthetics of the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland. He holds a B.Sc. degree in Electronics Engineering from the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Cali, Colombia and a PhD in computational neuroscience from EPFL. He co-chairs the IEEE SMC technical committee in BMI systems, and is part of the steering committee of the IEEE Brain Initiative.

His research focuses on robust brain-machine interfaces and multimodal human-machine interaction. Specifically, the study of brain activity related to cognitive process during real-time interaction with complex devices