Ren Xu, Ph.D.











Ph.D. (Applied Computer Science) - since Oct. 2012

University of Goettingen


M.Sc. (Signal and Information Processing) - 2012

Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)


B.Sc. (Electronic Information Science and Technology) - 2009

University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)



Research Interests:


Brain computer interfaces, biomedical signal processing, and rehabilitation engineering



Selective Publications:


R. Xu N. Jiang, C. Lin, N. Mrachacz-Kersting, K. Dremstrup, and D. Farina. Enhanced low-latency detection of motor intention from EEG for closed-loop brain-computer interface applications. IEEE Transaction on Biomedical Engineering, Vol.61(2), pp.288-296, 2014.


R. Xu, N. Jiang, N. Mrachacz-Kersting, C. Lin ; G. Asin Prieto, J. C. Moreno, J.L. Pons, K. Dremstrup, D. Farina. A Brain-computer Interface driven motorized ankle-foot orthosis induces cortical neural plasticity with minimal intervention. IEEE Transaction on Biomedical Engineering Vol.61(7), pp.2092-2101, 2014.


R. Xu, N. Jiang, A.Vuckovic, M. Hasan, N. Mrachacz-Kersting, D. Allan, M. Fraser B. Nasseroleslami, B. Conway, K. Dremstrup, D. Farina. Movement-related cortical potentials in paraplegic patients: abnormal patterns and considerations for BCI-rehabilitation. Frontiers in Neuroengineering, 2014. doi: 10.3389/fneng.2014.00035.