Talks and Public/Media Appearances


20 April 2020
OSA Biophotonics Congress, Optics and the Brain Conference 2020, Ford Lauderdale, FL, USA, invited talk.

14 January 2020
Boston University, 3rd Annual Neurophotonics Symposium, Boston, MA, USA, invited talk.


16 December 2019
Berlin Institute of Technology, Daedalus Graduate School, Berlin, GER, invited talk.

12 December 2019
Berlin International Graduate School in Model and Simulation based Research (BIMoS), Berlin Institute of Technology, Berlin, GER, awarded me with the BIMoS PhD Award 2019 for outstanding dissertation at TU Berlin in 2019, follwed by a talk

BIMoS PhD award 2019

7 November 2019
Boston University / Massachusetts General Hospital: fNIRS Training Workshop 2019, Boston, MA, USA, invited talk.

22 October 2019 featured our work in this article: „Merging with Machines: A Look at Emerging Neuroscience Technologies„.

13 June 2019
OHBM Neurofeedback Symposium 2019, Rome, Italy, invited talk. video

3 February 2019
SPIE BiOS Photonics West Conference, Hybrid fNIRS Devices and SI Traceability, San Francisco, CA, USA, invited talk.

1 Jan 2019
SPIE Professional Magazine, featured our work in this article named „Hardwiring the Brain


8 November 2018
Boston University fNIRS Training Workshop 2018, Boston, MA, USA, invited talk.

27 September 2018
VDE DGBMT (German Society of Biomedical Engineering) Conference and Klee Award Ceremony, received the 3rd price DGBMT Klee award 2018

DGBMT Klee Award 2018


19 September 2017
Brain Computer Interface Conference, BCI Society, Graz, Austria, talk

15 July 2017
IEEE EMBC Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference 2017, Jeju Island, Korea, talk

12 July 2017
IEEE EMBC Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference 2017, Jeju Island, Korea, mini symposium talk

25 May 2017
Our IEEE TBME paper on the hybrid neuroimaging instrument M3BA got a special feature article and was chosen for the cover for the TBME issue June 2017 (vol 64 issue 6)

M3BA IEEE TBME feature

5 May 2017
Drexel University, CONQUER CollabOrative, Philadelphia, PA, USA, lab talk

25 April 2017
University of Rhode Island, Neurorehabilitation Lab, Kingston, RI, USA, invited lab talk

24 April 2017
Harvard Medical School, Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, lab talk at the Optics Division

6 April 2017
University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Machine Learning for Signal Processing (MLSP) lab talk


28 November 2016
Science Cafe, Deutsche Telekom Stiftung, invited workshop on Human-Machine Interfaces

Science Cafe Workshop 2016

24 June 2016
Hack The Brain Conference Amsterdam 2016, invited talk and interview

15 March 2016
German Institute of Metrology (Physikalisch Technische Bundesanstalt, PTB), biomedical optics division, invited talk

2015 project goes online launched


November 2014
Prof. Müller receives the Berlin Science Award for his achievements in Machine Learning and BCI, multiple newspapers feature his work – and me in my first public BCI experiment as a subject

BCI Hex-O Speller


Jugend Forscht Germany 2008 (Federal Youth Science Competition): Won prices for best interdisciplinary work (state level) and award of the VDI president (federal level) for designing a EEG for audio-visual neurofeedback

JuFo 2008