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Stefano Diomedi

Assegnista di ricerca

Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche e Neuromotorie

Tutor didattico

Dipartimento di Matematica

Dipartimento di Medicina Specialistica, Diagnostica e Sperimentale

Settore scientifico disciplinare: BIO/09 FISIOLOGIA

Curriculum vitae

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 Stefano Diomedi

Date of birth: 25 December 1991

Street addres: Vicolo Bianchetti 4, 40125 Bologna, Italy

Telephone: +39 339 855 08 59

E-Mail: stefano.diomedi2@unibo.it

 

EDUCATION

RESEARCH FELLOW Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences

2021-2022 Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna

Laboratory Neurophysiology of the Visuomotor Systems

Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences

 

PH.D. Course of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences

2018-2021 Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna

Laboratory Neurophysiology of the Visuomotor Systems

Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences

Supervisor Prof. Patrizia Fattori

Thesis “Neural states in parietal areas during arm reaching”

Activites Analysis of macaque elettrophisiological recording by implementing machine learning methods in MATLAB environment.

 

MASTER DEGREE Mathematics

2015-2018 Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna

Final mark: 110/110 cum laude

Thesis “Reconstruction of retinotopic maps by Gabor filtres”

Relator: Prof. Giovanna Citti; Co-relator: Ph.D. Noemi Montobbio

Activites Analysis of human fMRI data by implementing mathematical model in MATLAB environment and visualisation using FreeSurfer software.

 

BACHELOR DEGREE Mathematics

2011-2015 Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna

Thesis “Wiener’s attack to RSA”

Relator: prof. Davide Aliffi

ADDITIONAL EDUCATION

COURSE “FELASA accredited Course "EUPRIM-Net Laboratory Animal Science Course on Non-Human Primates"

12-23 April 2021 Online

Organized by DPZ, Gottingen - Germany

 

COURSE “Computational Matemathics”

Feb – Jun 2021 Bologna (BO), Italy

Organized by Bachelor degree in Matemathics– University of Bologna

 

WORKSHOP “Animal Welfare of non-human primates and other large laboratory animals”

28-29 Sept 2020 Online

COST action CA 15131: PrimTrain

 

COURSE “Employment of animals for scientific and educative purpose – Level 1”

28 Jan 4-5 Feb 2020 Bologna (BO), Italy

Organized by Dept. of Veterinary Medical Sciences and AUSL MODENA University of Bologna

 

SUMMER SCHOOL “Brain reading and writing new perspectives of neurotechnology”

2-8 Jun 2019 Bertinoro (FC), Italy

Organized by Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS)

 

COURSE “Epigeum Ph.D. of Medical School Level 1 Accademic English”

Apr-May 2019 Bologna (BO), Italy

Organized by University Language Center (CLA) – University of Bologna

 

COURSE “Statistical models and application”

Mar – May 2019 

Organized by Master degree in Statistical Sciences – University of Bologna

 

WORKSHOP “Intelligent Machines and Mathematics”

28 Jan 2019 Bologna (BO), Italy

Organized by Dept. of Mathematics – University of Bologna

 

WORKSHOP “Evidence based training of large laboratory animals”

11 Jan 2019 Leuven, Belgium

Organized by Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium

COST action CA 15131: PrimTrain - KU Leuven (Belgium)

 

COURSE “Cognitive Neurophisiology”

Feb-May 2019 Bologna (BO), Italy

Organized by Master degree in Pharmacy– University of Bologna

 

COURSE “Machine learning”

Oct-Dec 2018 Bologna (BO), Italy

Organized by Master degree in Computer Science – University of Bologna

 

CONFERENCE “Sub-Riemannian Geometry Harmonic Analysis, PDE and Application”

24-27 Jan 2018 Bologna (BO), Italy

Organized by Dept. of Mathematics– University of Bologna

 

PUBBLICATIONS

BOOK CHAPTER (ACCEPTED)

Diomedi, S., Vaccari, F.E., Hadjidimitrakis, K., Fattori, P.

2021

Using HMM to model neural dynamics and decode useful signals for neuroprosthetic control

Hidden Markov Models and Applications Book, Ed. Springer

 

PEER REVIEWED PAPER

Diomedi, S., Vaccari, F.E., Galletti, C., Hadjidimitrakis, K., Fattori, P.

Jul 2021

Motor-like neural dynamics in two parietal areas during arm reaching

Progress in Neurobiology, 205,102116. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pneurobio.2021.102116

 

PEER REVIEWED PAPER

Vaccari, F.E., Diomedi, S., Filippini, M., Galletti, C., Fattori, P.

Jun 2021

A Poisson generalized linear model application to disentangle the effects of various parameters on neurophysiological discharges

STAR Protocols, 2(2), 100413. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.xpro.2021.100413

 

PEER REVIEWED PAPER

Gamberini, M., Passarelli, L., Impieri, D., Montanari, G., Diomedi, S., Worthy, K. H., Burman, K. J., Reser, D. H., Fattori, P., Galletti, C., Bakola, S., Rosa, M. G. P.

May 2021

Claustral Input to the Macaque Medial Posterior Parietal Cortex (Superior Parietal Lobule and Adjacent Areas)

Cerebral Cortex, bhab108. https://doi.org/10.1093/cercor/bhab108

 

PEER REVIEWED PAPER

Diomedi, S., Vaccari, F.E., Filippini, M., Fattori, P., Galletti, C.

Oct 2021

Mixed Selectivity in Macaque Medial Parietal Cortex during Eye Hand Reaching

IScience, 23(10), 101616. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.isci.2020.101616

 

SCIENTIFIC ABSTRACTS

Nov 2021

Diomedi, S., Vaccari, F.E., Galletti, C., Hadjidimitrakis, K., Fattori, P.

“Evidence for motor-related neural states in posterior parietal cortex”

50 th Annual meeting ofSociety for Neuroscience (Chicago, IL, US)

 

Nov 2021

Vaccari, F.E., Diomedi, S., Gamberini, M., Filippini, M., Fattori, P.

“Simultaneous decoding of reaching goals and task phases from medial parietal areas using a Hidden Markov Model”

50 th Annual meeting ofSociety for Neuroscience (Chicago, IL, US)

 

Jul 2021

Vaccari, F.E., Diomedi, S., Filippini, M., Fattori, P., Galletti, C.

“Mixed selectivity in macaque parietal cortex during arm reaching movements”

14 th Annual Meeting of Young Researchers in Physiology (Bertinoro, Italy)

 

May 2021

Vaccari F.E., Diomedi, S., Filippini M., Fattori P., Galletti C.

“Mixed selectivity in macaque medial parietal cortex for gaze and motor parameters”

Annual congress of Vision Sciences Society (Online)

 

May 2021

Gamberini, M., Passarelli, L., Impieri, D., Montanari, G., Diomedi, S., Worthy, K. H., Burman, K. J., Reser, D. H., Fattori, P., Bakola, S., Rosa, M. G. P., Galletti, C.

“Differential visuomotor and somatosensory claustral inputs to macaque medial posterior parietal cortex”

Annual congress of Vision Sciences Society (Online)

 

SCIENTIFIC PRESENTATIONS

23 Set 2021

Diomedi, S., Vaccari, F.E.

TALK

“Neural dynamics in parietal areas during arm reaching”

MAIA project consortium meeting (Bologna, Italy)

 

Jul 2021

Diomedi, S., Vaccari, F.E., Hadjidimitrakis, K., Galletti, C., Fattori, P.

TALK

“Neural States in posterior parietal cortex during arm control”

14 th Annual Meeting of Young Researchers in Physiology (Bertinoro, Italy)

Organized by Società Italiana di Fisiologia.

 

May 2021

Diomedi, S., Vaccari, F.E., Galletti, C., Fattori, P.

POSTER

“How visual feedback influences neural dynamics in macaque medial posterior parietal cortex”

Annual congress of Vision Sciences Society (Online)

 

Sept 2019

Diomedi, S., Filippini, M., Breveglieri, R., Fattori, P.

POSTER

“Neural States in V6A during a reaching task”

Joint meeting of Federation of European Physiological Societies and the Italian Physiological Society (Bologna, Italy)

 

Jun 2019

Diomedi, S., Filippini, M., Breveglieri, R., Fattori, P.

POSTER

“A Hidden Markov Model to decode cognitive states from V6A neural activity during a reaching task”

Summer School “Brain reading and writing new perspectives of neurotechnology” Organized by Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS) (Bertinoro, Italy)

 

REFEREE IN SCIENTIFIC JOURNALS

2021 Scientific Report - Nature

 

PARTECIPATION IN SCIENTIFIC PROJECTS

INTERNATIONAL PROJECT

“MAIA: Multifuncional and Adaptive Interactive Artificial intelligence”

2021-2024

H2020-EIC-FETPROACT-2019-951910

 

NATIONAL PROJECT

“Sviluppo di interfacce cervello-macchina per migliorare le condizioni di vita di pazienticon deficit neurologici”

2018-2019

Bando Ricerca 2018/0373 - Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio in Bologna (Italy)

 

NATIONAL PROJECT

“PACE: Performing Actions in a Changing Environment”

2019-2022

PRIN2017-2017KZNZLN - Ministero dell’Università e della Ricerca (MIUR, Italy)

 

INTERNATIONAL PROJECT

“PLATIPUS: PLAsticiTY of Perceptual space Under Sensorimotor interactions”

2017-2020

EU H2020-MSCA-RISE-2016 734227 Platypus

 

TEACHING ACTIVITY AND SCIENCE DISSEMINATION

LESSON Hidden Markov Model in Neuroscience

09 Dec 2021 University of Bologna – Alma Mater Sudiorum – Cesena Campus

Degree programme First cycle degree programme (L) in Biomedical Engineering

Course 05181 - Physiology

 

LESSON Neural states in parietal areas during arm reaching

01 Dec 2021 University of Bologna – Alma Mater Studiorum

Degree programme Second cycle degree program (LM) in Pahrmaceutical Biotechnology

Course 90923 - Neurobiotechnology

 

LESSON How to track muscle activity and the kinematics of body parts

03 Nov 2021 University of Bologna – Alma Mater Studiorum

Degree programme Single cycle degree programme (LMCU) in Medicine and Surgery

Course Physiology of musculoskeletal system

 

THESIS CO-SUPERVISOR

Supervision of experimental thesis in Biotechnology (Miriana Ghirelli)

2021

University of Bologna – Alma Mater Studiorum

 

ACADEMIC TUTOR Course “Numerical Computing”

2020/2021-2019/2020-2018/2019

Bachelor degree in Mathematics, University of Bologna – Alma Mater Studiorum

 

WEBINAR “Mixed Selectivity in Macaque Medial Parietal Cortex during Eye-Hand Reaching”

15 Dec 2020 Dept. of Mathematics, University of Bologna – Alma Mater Studiorum

 

SEMINAR “Hidden Markov Model”

8 Feb 2019 Neurophysiology of the visuomotor system Laboratory,

Dept. of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, University of Bologna – Alma Mater Studiorum

 

SCIENCE DISSEMINATION

“Notte europea dei Ricercatori”

Sept. 2021,2020,2019, 2018

Bologna (Italy)

 

DATA MINING AND COMPUTER SKILLS

PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE

MATLAB, Python, C/C++, CoCoA/Singular, OpenGL

SOFTWARES

Deeplabcut , FreeSurfer, Blender

ALGORITHMS AND MODELS

Generalized linear model, Hidden Markov Models, Neural Networks, Self Organizazion Maps, Singular Value Decomposition, Principal Components Analysis, LASSO regression analysis

COURSES

Numerical Computing – 9 CFU

Algorithms of the Theory of Numbers and Cryptography - 6 CFU

Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics - University of Bologna

Algebra and Geometry for applications – 6 CFU

Numerical Analysis - 6 CFU

Numerical Analysis and Scientific Software - 6 CFU

Computer Graphics - 6 CFU

Numerical Methods - 6 CFU

Information theory and Complexity - 6 CFU

Master degree in Applied Mathematics - University of Bologna

Programming - 12 CFU

Bachelor degree in Computer Science - University of Bologna

Machine Learning – 16 CFU

Master degree in Computer Science - University of Bologna

Statistical Models and Applications - 10 CFU

Master degree in Statistical Science - University of Bologna

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