Dr. Camillo PorcaroProfessor, Department of Neuroscience and Padova Neuroscience Center (PNC), University of Padova, Italy
Biography: Prof. Porcaro is a computational neuroscientist with an interest in the development of novel analysis methods to extract information from non-invasive measures of brain activity. After a Ph.D. in Neuroimaging, at the University of Chieti (Italy) in 2008, he moved to the University of Birmingham for a post-doc on multimodal brain imaging. In 2011, he joined the Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University, after being awarded a highly competitive independent research position. In 2012, Prof. Porcaro moved back to Italy, where he has held an Independent Research Position at the Institute of Cognitive Sciences and Technologies (ISTC) – National Research Council (CNR), Rome, Italy. In 2014 and 2015, he was invited as Visiting Professor at the Neural Control of Movement Lab, Department of Health Sciences and Technologies ETH, Zurich, Switzerland. From 2016 to 2020, he has also been Visiting Professor at the Department of Human Kinesiology, Movement Control & Neuroplasticity Research Group, KU Leuven, Belgium. Since 2015, Prof. Porcaro is Adjunct Professor at Department of Information Engineering – Università Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona. From 2021, he becomes an Associate Professor at the Department of Neuroscience & Padova Neuroscience Center (PNC), University of Padova, Padova, Italy. Prof. Porcaro has published around 100 full papers in international scientific journals.