Research and Development Project "B-RELIABLE"
Professor Gabriel Pires, a lecturer at the Polytechnic Institute of Tomar, is the principal researcher of the project that has developed a brain-computer interface system that "guarantees practically 100% reliability and precision in the control of wheelchairs via the brain without great mental effort from the user" and whose results are published in the IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems journal and have already aroused the interest of national and international media - https://academictimes.com/researchers-show-new-approach-for-brain-controlled-wheelchairs-with-99-driving-accuracy/
Besides Professor Gabriel Pires, the team of researchers is composed by Aniana Cruz, Ana Lopes also Professor at our Institute, Carlos Carona and Urbano J. Nunes
See here some of the published news:
- TVI 24
- Diário de Noticias
- Exame Informática
- PC Guia
- National Geographic
- Revista Exame Informática
- Report on Antena 1 "Os dias do Futuro"