June 4-7, 2014


Young Investigator Competition

yic winners

2014 YIC Competition Winners. From left: ISE President Carlos Pastore; T.G. Oesterlein (first prize): Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany; L. Mirmohamadsadeghi (second prize): Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland; A. Petrènas (third prize), Lund Institute of Technology, Lund, Sweden; YIC Director Parvin Dorostkar. (Prize sponsored by Draeger Medical Systems.)


  1. First prize: T.G. Oesterlein: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany. Removing ventricular far field artifacts in intracardiac electrograms during stable atrial flutter using the periodic component analysis and proof of concept study
  2. Second prize: L. Mirmohamadsadeghi: Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland. Respiratory rate simultaneous estimation from two ECG-derived respiratory waveforms simultaneously using an adaptive frequency tracking algorithm
  3. Third prize: A. Petrènas, Lund Institute of Technology, Lund, Sweden. Modified Lewis ECG lead system for ambulatory monitoring of atrial arrhythmias

YIC Jury:

  • Prof. Parvin Dorostkar (USA) - chair
  • Prof. Peter Macfarlane (Scotland)
  • Prof. Adriaan van Oosterom (The Netherlands)
  • Prof. Rob MacLeod (USA)
  • Prof. Luigi De Ambroggi (Italy)


Local Organising Committee

  • Congress President: M. Tysler (Slovakia)
  • Scientific Secretary: L. Bacharova (Slovakia)


Program Committee

  • K. Kozlikova
  • V. Szathmary
  • R. Hatala
  • S. Filipova
  • I. Simkova
  • N. Tribulova
  • T. Ravingerova
  • L. Gaspar