Silvia Muceli, Dr.

Institute for  Neurorehabilitation Systems

Bernstein Focus Neurotechnology (BFNT) Goettingen
Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience (BCCN)
University Medical Center Goettingen
Georg-August University
Von-Siebold-Str. 6,

37075 Goettingen, Germany

Tel: + 49 (0) 551 / 39 20107
Fax: + 49 (0) 551 / 39 20110


- September 2013, Ph.D. degree at The International Doctoral School in Biomedical Science and Engineering, Center for Sensory-Motor Interaction (SMI), Aalborg University, Denmark

- March 2007, Master degree in Electronics Engineering at Università degli Studi di Cagliari, Italy


Major Research Interests

Signal processing of biomedical signals, surface and intramuscular electromyography, modularity in human motor control, advanced prosthetic control, bioelectrode design.

Selected Recent Publications

S. Muceli, N. Jiang, D. Farina, “Extracting Signals Robust to Electrode Number and Shift for Online Simultaneous and Proportional Myoelectric Control by Factorization Algorithms”, IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng., IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng., 22(3): 623-33, 2014

S. Muceli, D. Falla, D. Farina, “Reorganization of muscle synergies during multidirectional reaching in the horizontal plane with experimental muscle pain”, J Neurophysiol., 111(8):1615-30, 2014

S. Muceli, D. Farina, “Simultaneous and Proportional Estimation of Hand Kinematics from EMG during Mirrored Movements at Multiple Degrees of Freedom”, IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng., 20(3): 371-8, 2012 

H.R. Marateb, S. Muceli, K.C. McGill, R.Merletti, D. Farina, “Robust decomposition of single-channel intramuscular EMG signals at low force levels”, J Neural Eng., 8(6):066015, 2011

S. Muceli, D. Farina, G. Kirkesola, F. Katch, D. Falla, “Reduced force steadiness in women with neck pain and the effect of short term vibration”, J Electromyogr Kinesiol., 21(2):283-90, 2011

S. Muceli, A. T. Boye, A. d’Avella, D. Farina, “Identifying representative synergy matrixes for describing muscular activation patterns during multi-directional reaching in the horizontal plane”, J Neurophysiol., 103(3):1532-42, 2010

S. Muceli, D. Pani, L. Raffo, “Real-time fetal ECG extraction with JADE on a floating point DSP”, IEE-Electronics Letters, 43(18): 963-965, 2007

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