Qualifications

Academic

Bachelor’s degree (BSc) in Information Technology and Computing awarded on 31/03/2004 by The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK with upper-second class honours. Final project title: ‘Musical genre classification of audio signals using neural networks’;

Master’s degree (MSc) in Science awarded on 31/12/2006 by The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK with distinction. Dissertation title: ‘Higher-order tensor, non-tensor and multi-compartmental models for diffusion imaging’;

Master’s degree (MSc) in Applied Cognitive Neuroscience awarded on 24/09/2008 by University of Westminster, London, UK with distinction. Dissertation title: ‘A multi-modal investigation of music perception with functional MRI (FMRI) and event-related potentials (ERPs): experiments on musical syntax and sensory consonance’;

Bachelor’s degree (BSc) in Physical Science awarded on 31/12/2009 by The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK with upper-second class honours. Final project title: ‘Localization of brain activity with electro- and magneto-encephalography (EEG/MEG): a critical review of physical foundations and models’;

Master’s degree (MSc) in Medical Physics awarded on 31/12/2009 by The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK. Dissertation title: ‘Higher-order tensor, non-tensor and multi-compartmental models for diffusion imaging’;

Philosophy doctor (PhD) in Neuroscience awarded on 20/07/2012 by Brighton & Sussex Medical School, Falmer, UK. Thesis title ‘Multimodal analysis of the neural correlates of decision-making in the context of financial risk’, supervisor Prof. Hugo Critchley.

Doktor habilitowany (Dr. Hab.) in Physics awarded on 13/11/2017 by Institute of Nuclear Physics – Polish Academy of Science (IFJ-PAN), Kraków, Poland. Title of submitted body of works ‘Electronic networks of chaotic oscillators as physical models of some emergent phenomena in neural dynamics’, original title ‘Elektroniczne sieci chaotycznych oscylatorów jako fizyczne modele zjawisk emergentnych w dynamice neuronowej’.

 

Professional

Member of the Institute of Electric and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) for 17 years. Senior Member (SMIEEE) since 10/2013, registration n. 41305974.

Chartered Engineer (CEng) since 02/2011, registration n. 586679, UK Engineering Council, via The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).

Chartered Physicist (CPhys) since 07/2011, registration n. 1119982, UK Institute of Physics.

Chartered Scientist (CSci) since 10/2011, registration n. PEM108003985, UK Science Council, via The Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (IPEM).