Entries by Brian Horsak

4th meeting held at the Medical University of Vienna

On the 5th of October the project partners of the Children’s Knees Study met at the Medical University of Vienna. After a short introduction of the new members the project progress as well as future prospects were discussed. In addition, the dissemination road map was refined. The next project meeting will take place in March 2017 […]

Team Update

Barbara Pobatschnig left our research group by end of July. She will focus her research in a project at the Gait Laboratory of the Orthopedic Hosipal Speising which aims at improving the function of lower arm prostheses. We would like to thank Barbara for her great contribution to our project and wish her all the […]

Abstract accepted at ESMAC

Great news! Our submitted abstract “Intra-tester reliability of three-dimensional kinematics in obese children and adolescents” has been accepted for the 25th annual meeting of the European scientific society for clinical gait and movement analysis (ESMAC), Spain, Sevilla, 29 September – 1 October 2016 (http://esmac2016.com/). The oral presentation will be on Friday 30th September at the […]

Team Update

Sadly but true David Artner left our research group with the end of march. He will now support the Research & Development Department of Adidas with his biomechanical knowledge and technical skills. The Children’s Knees research group wishes David all the best for his upcoming and very interesting challenges in research and development. Good news […]

Project Presentation in front of NFB funding authority

On June 8th, 2016 Dr. Brian Horsak and DI. Djordje Slijepčević presented the IntelliGait project to the management board of the NFB and a group of researchers working on different projects funded by the NFB Life Science Call 2014. The aim of the meeting was to share scientific work and exchange experiences with colleagues from different […]

SONIGait in Journal of Multimodal User Interfaces

  We are happy to announce the open-access publication of our SONIGait prototype, titled “SONIGait: a wireless instrumented insole device for real-time sonificationof gait” in the Journal of Multimodal User Interfaces. This article details both the hardware and software of the first prototype along with the result from our first pilot study. The article can […]

SONIGait Presented at FFH 2016

  Last week, Prototype 2.0 of the SONIGait device was presented at the annual FFH (Forschungsforum der Österreichischen Fachhochschulen) in Vienna, Austria. During the presentation, we introduced to the public, for the first time, the developments that were made since the first prototype.