PHD Serafeim Loukas
Education and Academic Career
July 2021 - Present: Postdoctoral research scientist (University of Bern & University of Geneva). Developing a novel real-time fMRI neurofeedback study aiming to restore symptoms in FND patients.
Jul 2017 - May 2021: PhD in Electrical Engineering at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland. Dissertation title: "Methods for functional connectivity and morphometry in neonatal neuroimaging to study neurodevelopment”. Supervision: Prof. Dimitri Van De Ville & Prof. Petra Hüppi.
Sep 2015 - Feb 2017: Master in Neuroscience (M.Sc.) at the University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland. Thesis title: "Effective connectivity analysis of brain networks in preterm infants”. Supervision: Prof. Dimitri Van De Ville & Prof. Petra Hüppi.
Sep 2010 - July 2015: Diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering (five years program at the National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece). Thesis title: "Analysis of biochemical phenotypes of the carotid atherosclerosis: Correlations with image-based and clinical indicators using clustering methods”. Supervision: Prof. Konstantina Nikita.