Jose Gonzalez

Neurorehabilitation Engineering Researcher

"To change you must know; to know you must learn; and to learn you have to make great sacrifices" -- Samuel Aun Weor “Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do." -- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

  • Jose Gonzalez
  • July 04, 1981
  • Spain


  • Researcher for the H2R European ProjectJul. 2013-Present

    Bioengineering Group (GBIO-CSIC), Spain

  • Guest ResearcherApr.-Jul. 2013

    Research Center for Frontier Medical Engineering, Chiba University, Japan

  • Post-Doctoral Researcher2012-2013

    Research Center for Frontier Medical Engineering, Chiba University, Japan

  • Visiting ResearcherSep.-Nov. 2012

    Department of Neurorehabilitation Engineering, University Medical Center Göttingen, Germany

  • Student Assistant2009-2011

    Shanghai Lectures Program

  • Automation Engineering2004-2006

    Sistemas IQ S.A., Costa Rica

    Field Engineer. Design and development of industrial automation systems based on Allan Bradley PLC for different industries in Central America


  • PhD in Medical Systems Engineering2009-2012

    Chiba University, Japan

    Thesis Title: Development of a Novel Non-Invasive Sensory Substitution Scheme for Prosthetic Hand Applications Using an Auditory Display.

  • MSc in Medical Systems Engineering2006-2009

    Chiba University, Japan

    Thesis Title: Audio Aided Dynamical Perception Training for Prosthetic Hand Biofeedback

  • Lic. in Electronic Engineering1999-2005

    Costa Rica Institute of Technology, Costa Rica


  • Project Managment

  • Research

  • Robot Control System

  • Embedded Systems Development

  • Analog and Digital System Design

  • Digital Signal Processing

  • Biosignal Processing

  • Machine Learning

  • PCB Design


  • Spanish (Native)

  • English (Bilingual Proficiency)

  • Japanese (Advanced)

Programming Skills

  • C++ Unmanaged and Managed

  • Embedded C and C++(ARM, MSP430, PIC)

  • Matlab

  • C#

  • Android

  • Java

  • Python

  • Labview

Relevant Publications
For a full publication list please visit Google Scholar

Auditory Display as a Prosthetic Hand Biofeedback

  • Gonzalez, J.; Soma, H.; Sekine, M. & Yu, W.
    pp. 325-333 No.  No. 6 Vol.  Vol. 1 December, 2011

    Journal of Medical Imaging and Health Informatics

  • Psycho-physiological Assessment of a Prosthetic Hand Sensory Feedback System based on an Auditory Display: A Preliminary Studyeee

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