DR Stephan Lau

DR Stephan Lau

Positions

  • Biomagnetic sensor systems for cardiologic diagnostics
  • Biomedical signal and volume data processing (MRI, CT)
  • Electrocardiography (ECG)
  • Electroencephalography (EEG) (skull defect, electric conductivity)
  • Epilepsy
  • Finite element modelling of the head and tissue conductivities (finite element analysis)
  • Forward and inverse modelling of electric sources in the brain and heart (source analysis)
  • International collaboration in research and teaching
  • Magnetocardiography (MCG)
  • Magnetoencephalography (MEG) (skull defect, electric conductivity, biomagnetism)
  • Multimodal diagnostics in pre- and post-surgical focal epilepsy
  • Simultaneous EEG-fMRI acquisition methods (fMRI)

Overview

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  • Research Interests:

    - Magnetoencephalography (MEG)
    - Electroencephalography (EEG)
    - Forward and inverse modelling of electric sources in the brain and heart
    - Finite element modelling of the head and tissue conductivities
    - Simultaneous EEG-fMRI acquisition methods
    - Biomedical signal and volume data processing (MRI, CT)
    - Multimodal diagnostics in pre- and post-surgical focal epilepsy
    - Magnetocardiography (MCG) and Electrocardiography (ECG)
    - Biomagnetic sensor systems for cardiologic diagnostics
    - International collaboration in research and teaching   

Publications

Selected publications

Research

Additional Grant Information

  • 2009 - L. Kuhlmann, S. Lau, H. Haueisen and M. Cook, 'Validation of finite element models for localisation of seizure onset zone in epilepsy', Group of Eight & DAAD Australian-German Research Cooperation Scheme with Technische Universitat Illmenau, Germany and St Vincent's Hospital, University of Melbourne, $19,000   

Awards

Education and training

  • PhD, University of Melbourne 2015
  • Dipl.-Inf., Friedrich Schiller Universitaet Jena 2007
  • MIT (Minor Thesis), Monash University 2004

Awards and honors

  • National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), 2009
  • 1 Year Scholarship for student exchange to Australia (travel, tuition, living costs), German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), 2001

Supervision

Available for supervision

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