John Muñoz is a research scientist and game designer interested in using human body signals to create more "humanized" assistive technologies based on games and interactive systems. John’s research has been applied mainly in healthcare scenarios from physical activity promotion for the seniors to neurorehabilitation games for stroke patients. John has designed and co-developed a dozen videogames interfaced with physiological sensors such as brain-computer interfaces (BCI), heart rate monitors, depth cams, and wearable electromyography armbands as well as a set of software tools that to promote the synergy between physiological computing and gaming.
BSc: Physics Engineering, Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira (Colombia)
Msc: Electric Engeneering, Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira, (Colombia)
PhD: Human-Computer Interaction, Universidade da Madeira, (Portugal)