Program and Social Events



Lutz Wiegrebe, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
A functional model of sonar processing in the bat auditory brainstem

Berthold Hedwig, University of Cambridge, UK
How to find your way around with simple ears?

Sheryl Coombs, Bowling Green State University, USA
Active and passive flowsensing by the lateral line

Robert Allen, University of Southampton, UK
Bioinspired acoustic and cooperative robotic systems

Barbara Webb, University of Edinburgh, UK
Adaptive and multimodal sensing in insects and robots

Christian Balkenius, Lund University, Sweden
System-level models of the brain

Karl Grosh, University of Michigan, USA
Building microphones based on the mammalian cochlea

Alex Parfitt, BAE Systems, UK
Biomimetic Mechanosensing in Aerospace and Defence

Daniel Robert, University of Bristol, UK
Adaptive sensing in insect hearing organs

Jan De Backer, FluidDA nv, Belgium
Biomedical imaging through Computational Fluid Dynamics: Applications in the field of respiratory medicine

Welcome Reception

We will meet on Sunday, 25 October at 18:00 in the Art'otel. Drinks and snacks are included in the conference fees. Registration starts at 17:00.

Conference Dinner

After a Guided Walking Tour through the historical centre of Dresden we will arrive at one of the most beautiful vault restaurants where we will enjoy a Courtly Feast of August the Strong. The buffet and the drinks are included in the conference fees.