Carolina Brum Medeiros

Carolina Brum Medeiros

Ph.D. Music Technology
Supervisor: Prof. Marcelo M. Wanderley
Funding: Capes (Brazilian Research Foundation)
Affiliations:

Research Interests
  • Interfaces: Sensors and Instrumentation
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Body sensor networks
  • Sensor fusion and smart sensor networks
  • Biomechanics
Academic Background
  • Electrical Engineering (Eng.) - Federal University of Santa Catarina/UFSC (Brasil) 2005
  • Mechanical Engineering (M.Eng. on Metrology and Instrumentation) - Federal University of Santa Catarina/UFSC (Brasil) 2009
  • Ph.D. (currently) Music Technology, McGill University (Montreal) 2014
Past Projects
  • GIBI Lab, research group on body instrumentation
  • Strain Gage research team at Grante/UFSC
  • Farrapino, an arduino-like board for wearable applications
Current Projects
Publications
  • Carolina B. Medeiros and Marcelo M. Wanderley. “A Comprehensive Review of Sensors and Instrumentation Methods Used in Musical Expression” Sensors Journal, 2014. approved, to appear.
  • Carolina B. Medeiros and Marcelo M. Wanderley. "Multiple-model Linear Kalman Filter Framework for Unpredictable Signals." IEEE Sensors Journal, 2013, DOI 10.1109/JSEN.2013.2291683.
  • Carolina B. Medeiros and Marcelo M. Wanderley. ”Evaluating of sensor technologies for The Rulers, a kalimba-like Digital Musical Instrument”. In Proceedings of the 8th Sound and Music Computing Conference, Padova, Italy, 2011.
  • DUTRA, Jair Carlos; DÍAZ, Victor Vergara; SANTOS, Túlio F.; OLIVEIRA, Moises A.; GOHR Jr, Raul; MEDEIROS, Carolina Brum. System development for monitoring dynamic resistance and force on spot welding process. Revista Innovación, Antofagasta-Chile, p. 27 - 35, 01 jun 2006.
  • MEDEIROS, Carolina Brum; ROSA, Edison. Design and development of an acquisition system for strain gage systems. In: Jornadas de Jovenes Investigadores. San Miguel de Tucuman. Argentina. 2005.
  • CARVALHO, Juliana Martins de; ROESLER, Rodrigo; MEDEIROS, Carolina Brum. Wireless temperature measurement system for evaluating joint prostheses. In: 2 Brazilian Biomechanics Engineering Meeting. 2009 (award).
Contact Information:

Carolina Brum Medeiros :: portfolio website
Input Devices and Music Interaction Laboratory - IDMIL
Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Media Music and Technology - CIRMMT
Schulich School of Music - McGill University
555, Sherbrooke Street West
H3A 1E3 Montreal, Qc, Canada

Fax: +1 (514) 398-2962
Phone: +1 (514) 398-4535 ext. 094846
Email: carolina [dot] medeiros [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca