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17 May 2013 - 18:15
Paul Verschure presents From big data to bigger ideasTEDx Barcelona Science has entered the era of “Big Data” or the “Data deluge”. By engineering ever more advanced instruments we are able to...
29 Apr 2013 - 10:15
According to a research study published in the leading journal Neuron, new light has been shed on the neuronal mechanisms underlying decision making. With their work, Paul Verschure (SPECS NRAS -...
20 Feb 2013 - 05:00
A recent study using the VR-based Rehabilitation Gaming System (RGS) has provided new exciting insights supporting the hypothesis that this novel neurorehabilitation approach engages human mirror...
22 Jan 2013 - 03:00
A recent paper from members of the Convergent Science Network consortium (CSN), "The state of the art in biomimetics" (Lepora et al. 2013), highlights the growth of interest in biomimetics research...
30 Nov 2012 - 10:00
The SPECS Research Group of UPF in Barcelona, in collaboration with the Bergen-Belsen Memorial/Lower Saxony Memorials in Germany, present: “Here: Bergen-Belsen, Space of Memory” and “There:...
22 Nov 2012 - 10:30
The RGS project was invited to participate at the Second Kinect Inspiration and Networking Meeting organized by Microsoft Spain and held in Madrid on Thursday 22nd of November. The event aimed to...
14 Nov 2012 - 10:00
On November 14th, the SPECS team together with the RGS project partner Fundació TIC Salut  hosted a group of 50 ICT experts and delegates from different European countries within the European...
23 Oct 2012 - 17:00
The RoboCom Consortium has successfully completed the Coordination Action phase and submitted its full proposal to the EU FP7 Call for the FET Flagship ramp-up phase. RoboCom, which stands for...
8 Aug 2012 - 10:01
Significant impact of the Rehabilitation Gaming System on the functional recovery of chronic stroke patients in a pre- post-treatment comparison. Working with 3 different inerface systems, and...
18 Jul 2012 - 17:05
SPECS's director Prof. Paul Verschure presents his theory on consciousness in an interesting and fascinating lecture featured by TED X Barcelona. "Can we build conscious machines? Which are the...

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