2013

Nayanashri Thalanki Anantha, MHSc
Design and Evaluation of a Vocalization-activated Assistive Technology for a Child with Dysarthric Speech, Sept 2011 – Sept 2013

Lucy (Jie) Lu, MASc
Development and evaluation of an online Transcranial Doppler Ultrasonographic brain-computer interface for communication, Sept 2011 – June 2013

Song Kim, MASc
Multimodal Quantification of Interpersonal Physiological Synchrony between Non-verbal Individuals with Severe Disabilities ad their Caergivers during Music Therapy, Sept 2011 – June 2013

Sanaz Razaei, MASc
Physiological Synchrony as Manifested in Dyadic Interactions, Jan 2011 – Jan 2013

Winston DeArmas, MHsc
Vocal Frequency Estimation and Voicing State Prediction with Surface EMG Pattern Recognition, Jan 2012 – Jan 2013

Saba Moghimi, PhD
Detecting Emotional Response to Music using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy of the Prefrontal Cortex, Jan 2009 – Apr 2013

2012

Larissa Schudlo, MASc
Development of an Optical Brain-Computer Interface Using Dynamic Topographical Pattern Classification, Sept 2010  - Jun 2012

Sarah Power, PhD
Toward an optical brain-computer interface based on consciously-modulated prefrontal hemodynamic activity, Sept 2008 – June 2012

Ahmed Faress, MASc
The Detection of Cognitive Activity within a System-Paced Dual-State Selection Paradigm Using a Combination of fNIRS and fTCD Measurements, Sept 2010 – Aug 2012

Colleen Smith, MASc
A Concept-Based P300 Communication System, Sept 2010 – Aug 2012

Idris Aleem, MHSc
Online Environmental Control of Multiple Devices Using Transcranial Doppler (TCD) Ultrasonography, Sept 2010 – Sept 2012

Eric Wan, MASc
Automatic Detection of Selective Auditory Attention Via Transient Evoked Otoacoustic Emissions, Sept 2010 – Dec 2012

2011

Heidi Schwellnus, PhD
Pencil Grasp Pattern: How Critical is it to Functional Handwriting? Sept 2007 – Dec 2011 (co-supervised with H. Carnahan)

Mohammad Nikjoo, PhD
Multiple classifier strategies for dynamic physiological and biomechanical signals, Dec 2011

Leslie Mumford, MHSc
Identification and Development of Individualized Access Pathways Based on Response Efficiency Theory, Sept 2009 – Sept 2011

Céleste Mérey, MHSc
Quantitative Classification of Pediatric Swallowing through Accelerometry, Sept 2009 – Sept 2011

Andrew Myrden, MASc
Detecting and Classifying Cognitive Activity Based on Changes in Cerebral Blood Flow Velocity, Sept 2009 – Aug 2011

Justin Chan, MASc
Online near-infrared spectroscopy brain-computer interfaces with real-time feedback, Sept 2009 – Aug 2011

Hayley Faulkner, MASc
The Automated Detection of Changes in Cerebral Perfusion Accompanying a Verbal Fluency Task: A Novel Application of Transcranial Doppler, Jan 2010 – Jul 2011

Luke Gane, MHSc
The effect of an unexpected auditory stimulus on the facial skin temperature of the periorbital regions as quantified using thermal imaging, Sept 2009 – July 2011

Amanda Fleury, MASc
Fractal dynamics of circle drawing in children with ASD, Sept 2009 – June 2011

Alex Posatskiy, MASc
Design and evaluation of pressure-based sensors for mechanomyography: an investigation of chamber geometry and motion artifact, Sept 2009 – May 2011

2010

Natasha Alves PhD
Mechanomyography as an access pathway for binary and multifunction control, Sept 2006 – Sept 2010

Negar Memarian PhD
A novel access technology based on infrared thermography for people with severe motor impairments, Jan 2007 – Sept. 2010

Andrea McCarthy MSc
An integrated approach to detecting communicative intent amid hyperkinetic movements in children, Sept 2008 – Sept 2010

Denine Ellis MSc
Investigating the relationship between stride interval dynamics, the energy cost of walking, and physical activity levels in a pediatric population, Sept 2008 – Aug 2010

Stefanie Blain PhD
Physioloigcally-mediated interaction between children with profound disabilities and their environments, Sept 2005 – Aug 2010

2009

Joon Lee PhD
Investigation of Accelerometry, Mechanomyography, and Airflow Signals for Abnormal Swallow Detection, Sept 2005 – Sept 2009

Jorge Torres PhD
Mediated Reality and Location Awareness to Facilitate Topographical Orientation, Sept 2005 – Sept 2009

Stephanie Liddle MHSc
Investigating detection of prefrontal cortical activation through frequency domain near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) in real-time during a one-on-n selection task, Sept 2007 – Aug 2009

Jillian Fairley MASc
The effect of treadmill walking on the fractal dynamics of pediatric gait, Sept 2008 – Sept 2009

Dana Zoratto MHSc
Investigating the relationship between dual-axis accelerometry and hyolaryngeal movement via videoflurosocpy, Sept 2007 – Aug 2009

Matthew Chang Msc
Stride interval dynamics of treadmill and compliant-surface walking in young able-bodied adults, Jan 2008 – Aug 2009

Brian Nhan MASc
Spontaneous Facial Skin Temperature Distribution Changes via Thermal Infrared Imaging as a Potential Access Pathway for Non-verbal Individuals with Severe Motor Impairments, Sept 2007 – Aug 2009

Brian Leung MASc
Access via a multiple camera tongue switch for children with severe spastic quadriplegic cerebral palsy, Jan 2007-Feb 2009

2008

Scott Young PhD
Perceiving speed-accuracy tradeoffs, -Sept. 2008

Sarah Power MASc
NIRS as an access pathway: Investigating the effect of auditory distractions on the prefrontal hemodynamic response to a music imagery task, Sept. 2006-Aug. 2008

Kelly Tai MASc
Near-infrared spectroscopy signal classification: Towards a brain-computer interface, Sept. 2006-Aug. 2008

Fady Hana MHSc
Investigating the correlation between swallow accelerometry signal parameters and anthropometric and demographic characteristics of healthy adults, Sept. 2006-Aug. 2008

Linda Ko MHSc
Near-infrared spectroscopy as an access channel: Prefrontal cortex inhibition during an auditory Go-No-Go task, Sept. 2006-Aug. 2008

2007

Jorge Silva PhD
A novel asynchronous access method for minimal interface users IBBME Sept. 2004-Dec. 2007 (co-supervised with A. Mihailidis)

Elaine Biddiss PhD
A framework for user-based design in upper extremity prostheses: Consumer profiling and evaluation of electroactive polymers as prosthetic actuators and sensors IBBME Sept. 2004 – Aug. 2007

Jennifer Kohlenberg MASc
Investigation of near infrared spectroscopy as an access modality for individuals with severe motor disability IBBME Sept. 2005-Aug. 2007

2006

Jovan Nedeljkovic MASc
Quantitative descriptions of the temporal dynamics of physiological time series: Towards a method of detecting dynamical change MIE Sept. 2004 – Aug. 2006

Natasha Alves MASc
Towards Mechanomyographic Control of Upper-limb Prostheses ECE Sept. 2004-Aug. 2006

Kaveh Momen MASc
Real-time classification of muscle signals from self-selected intentional movements EE (Ryerson) Sept. 2003-Aug. 2005 (co-supervsied with S. Krishnan)

2002-2005

Daniel Cossever MASc
Intelligent message prediction for an icon-based paediatric communication aid. IBBME Sept. 2003-Aug. 2005 (co-supervised with B. Kavanagh)

Jesus Miguel De La Rosa Estanol MASc
Robust recognition of communicative intent in unconstrained environments. IBBME Sept. 2003- Aug. 2005 (co-supervised with E. Bouffet)

Jorge Silva MASc
Mechanomyography sensor design and multisensor fusion for upper-limb prosthesis control. IBBME Sept. 2002-Jan. 2003 (co-supervised with A. Goldenberg)

Nykema Wright MScOT
Impact of Grip Adaptations on Functional Written Output of Children: A Quantitative Study, Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy, June 2005-June 2006 (co-supervised with H. Schwellnus)

Marose Coniega MScOT
Preliminary investigations of grip and pinch strength as quantitative determinants of functional printing in children OST June 2005- June 2006 (co-supervised with D. Hebert)

Sarah Evans MScOT
Evaluating the clinical utility of the ICF for teens interacting with augmented environments: Reliability of the coding system. OST June 2003- June 2004 (co-supervised with Y. Hamdani, H. Schwellnus)

Iona Yim MScOT
Movement to music: Investigating the feasibility of an augmented environment as a form of play for children with physical disabilities. OST June 2002- June 2003 (co-supervised with Y. Hamdani)
Sidra Rizvi MSc
Fractal dynamics of stride interval fluctuations- children with spastic diplegia Physiology Sept. 2000-Aug. 2002 (co-supervised with H. Kwan)