Plenary Speakers

Bob Carlyon
A Multi-technique Approach to Identifying and Mitigating the Limitations on Hearing by Cochlear Implant Users
Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit Cambridge, England

Marco-Domenico Caversaccio
Robotic Cochlear Implantation: A Reality
Head and Neck Surgery
University Hospital ENT Bern, Switzerland

Gerhard A. Holzapfel

Modeling the Microstructure and Mechanics of Human Artery Walls
Institute of Biomechanics
Graz University of Technology, Austria

Johan H.M. Frijns
Speech Coding and Electrode Design for Cochlear Implants: Insights from Computational Modelling
Department of ORL-HNS
Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands


Anna Pandolfi
Modeling the Collagen Architecture of the Cornea
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Manuel Manrique Rodríguez
Biological Interaction between Inner Ear and Cochlear Implant
Department of Otolaryngology
University Hospital Navarra, Spain

Oliver Röhrle

Three-Dimensional, Continuum-Mechanical Modelling of the Musculoskeletal System
Institute of Applied Mechanics
University of Stuttgart, Germany

Thomas Schmitz-Rode

Mini Bioreactor System for Patient-Specific Production of Small-Caliber Biohybrid Vascular Grafts
Department of Applied Medical Engineering
RWTH Aachen, Germany