2016 Delsys Prize Winner: Congratulations Dr Max Ortiz Catalan

ADInstruments is proud to support the Delsys Prize for Innovation in Electromyography and we are pleased to congratulate the 2016 winner: Dr. Max Ortiz Catalán from Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden!

Dr. Max Ortiz Catalán, winner of the 2016 Delsys Prize.

The Delsys Prize - now in its 14th year - was created to promote innovative uses of electromyography. Dr Catalán’s winning proposal, “Myoelectric pattern recognition and augmented reality for the treatment of Phantom Limb Pain”, was one of 133 entries from 29 countries. 

Dr. Catalán is an Assistant Professor at the Biomedical Signals and Systems research group at Chalmers Technological University in Gothenburg, Sweden, and founder of the Biomechatronics and Neurorehabilitation Laboratory.  

As part of his prize Dr. Catalán receives LabChart Analysis Software as well as a cash award of $3,000, a commemorative plaque, and a complete Trigno™ 8 – Channel Wireless EMG System with EMGworks® Acquisition and Analysis Software by Delsys. The Trigno ™ system includes a device enabler so that wireless EMG data can stream directly into LabChart.
It’s a real privilege to support awards like this which celebrate scientists like Dr Catalán who are doing innovative work to improve quality of life.

We wish him all the best for his research and look forward to hearing more about his work.


You can read more about the Delsys Prize and Dr Catalán’s innovative research.
Are you doing innovative research using EMG? To submit an entry for the upcoming Delsys Prize, click here.  

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