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Zied Tayeb

Technical University of Munich

Chair of Cognitive Systems (Prof. Cheng)

Postal address

Karlstraße 45/II
80333 München

Short Biography

As of April 2017: Doctoral Candidate and Teaching Assistant at Technical University of Munich (TUM), Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

July 2016- March 2017: Researcher at Neuroscientific System Theory Group, Technical University of Munich. Human Brain Project (HBP). https://www.humanbrainproject.eu/

September 2010- June 2015: Diploma (Diplom-Ingenieur) in electrical engineering. University of Tunis El-Manar (http://www.utm.rnu.tn/utm/eng/), National Engineering School of Tunis (ENIT). Diploma thesis: Design of an upper limb myoelectric prosthetic hand controlled by surface electromyography signals (sEMG).

July 2014- October 2014: Intern. Université libre de Bruxelles, Active Structures Laboratory (http://scmero.ulb.ac.be/). Hummingbird project: Design and control of an inspired micro aerial vehicle (MAV).

Honors & Awards:

Research PhD scholarship (4 years funding:~100.000 EUR) awarded by the German Academic Exchange Service DAAD (2017)

Teaching Experience:

-Mixed Signal Electronics (Master), Technical University of Munich

-Mixed Signal Electronics in Neuroengineering, Technical University of Munich

-Brain-Machine Interfaces-- Principles, Design and Application, Technical University of Munich

Selected Invited Talks/Presentations:


Personal Websites:

Github: https://github.com/gumpy-hybridBCI

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/zied-tayeb-b171a295/


-Brain-Robot Interfaces


-Computational Neuroscience

-Deep Reinforcement Learning


Zied Tayeb, Emeç Erçelik, and Jörg Conradt, Decoding of Motor Imagery Movements from EEG Signals using SpiNNaker Neuromorphic Hardware, 8th IEEE International Conference on Neural Engineering ( IEEE EMBS), 2017 (Accepted).


  • Zied Tayeb, Nicolai Waniek, Juri Fedjaev, Nejla Ghaboosi, Leonard Rychly, Christian Widderich, Christoph Richter, Joans Braun, Matteo Saveriano, Gordon Cheng und Jörg Conradt: Gumpy: a python toolbox suitable for hybrid brain-computer interfaces. Journal of Neural Engineering, 2018 mehr… BibTeX