Alexander Kuck

Post-Doctoral Scholar 

M.Sc., PhD Biomedical Engineering, University of Twente, NL 



I completed my M.Sc. and PhD in Biomedical Engineering, with a focus on neuroscience and neural engineering, at the University of Twente, NL. I joined the nRIM Unit in August 2017, to unravel the neural code of the cerebellum and inferior-olive.

Selected Skillset

  • Real Time System Programming
  • Decoding and Analysis of Neural Systems
  • System Identification
  • Machine Learning
  • Motion Capture Systems
  • Being creative and interdisciplinary

Professional Experience

  • Tutor, Biomedical Engineering, University of Twente ( 2013-2017)
  • Research Intern, G-Lab, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) (2012)
  • Research Assistant, University of Twente (2012-2013)
  • Research Intern, Miller Laboratory of Limb Motor Control, Northwestern University, USA (2009-2010)

Selected Publications

  • Kuck A, Stegeman D and van Asseldonk E 2017 Modeling trans-spinal direct current stimulation for the modulation of the lumbar spinal motor pathways J. Neural Eng. 14 56014

  • Westerveld A, Kuck A, Schouten A, Veltink P and van der Kooij H 2012 Grasp and release with surface functional electrical stimulation using a Model Predictive Control approach - Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society – 2012