Professor Milos R. Popovic

Director of KITE Research Institute with the University Health Network, Canada

Full Professor with the Institute of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Toronto, Canada

Co-Founder and Director of MyndTec Inc.

Research areas:

  • Neuro-rehabilitation, Neuromodulation, Neuroprostheses, Functional electrical stimulation, Brain-machine interfaces, Signal processing


Obtained PhD in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Toronto in 1996

Established the Centre for Research in Advanced Implant Applications (CRANIA) at the University of Toronto and the University of Health Network

Established the FabrIc-Based REsearch (FIBRE) platform at the University of Health Network

Established 3 for-profit rehabilitation clinics, KITE clinics

Senior Scientist and the Neural Engineering and Therapeutics Team Leader at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute

Co-founder and co-chair of the Canadian National Spinal Cord Injury Conference established in 2004

  • >400 published peer-reviewed journal and conference articles

Won multiple awards for research & development and technological transfer in engineering and healthcare

Won the 1st Prize and the Best Intellectual Property Award at the annual TiEQuest Business Venture Competition for his company MyndTec Inc.

Projects with Fourier Intelligence:

Strategic Alliance Partnership through MyndTec Inc.

Research Project with Fourier Intelligence’s ArmMotus™