Research Activities

My Research Activities

Researcher at the FNRS- Belgium - Université Libre de Bruxelles and Université de Mons (UMons)
My research activities are centered on the pathogenesis of cerebellar disorders, using rodent models and experimental studies in human.

Grants obtained

Fonds National de la Recherche Scientifique - Belgium
NIH (USA)
European Commission (FP5 - Project: DRIFTS)
European Commission (FP7 - Project: TREMOR)
Région Bruxelloise - Communauté Française
Fonds Erasme
Private funds

Techniques

Study of the mechanisms of posture and movement
Décomposition of motor units
Myohaptic study of tremor and ataxia
Functional Electrical Stimulation of tremor - Study of tremor using sensor fusion
Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) 
Microdialysis and neurostimulation in rodents

Thèse d'Agrégation de l'Enseignement Supérieur (PhD)
Physiopathologie de la dysmétrie cérébelleuse (1996)


Collaborators


  • Prof. Giuliana Grimaldi, neurologist
  • Prof. Nordeyn Oulad Ben Taib, neurosurgeon
  • Florian Bodranghien, PhD student
  • Prof. Stéphane Camut, rehabilitation 
  • Prof. Yves Busegnies, physicist
  • Prof. Serge Clément
  • Caroline Ansay, occupational therapist
  • Prof. Alfredo Fernandez, rehabilitation
  • Dr Gaetano Perrotta, neurologist, PhD student