Alexandre Laurin (PhD, 2015)

MSc, Abstract Mathematics, Concordia University
Ph.D. Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology (2015)

Thesis: New timing estimation of cardiovascular events: applications to seismocardiography, microneurography, and blood pressure.

Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow: INRIA, France

Postdoctoral Fellows

Carole Leguy, PhD: Postdoc (2013-2015)

Erik Seedhouse, PhD: Postdoc (1999-2002)

PhD

Alexandre Laurin, Ph.D. (2015): New timing estimation of cardiovascular events: applications to seismocardiography, microneurography, and blood pressure.

Tesshin Hachiya, Ph.D. (2006): Vasoconstrictor responses assessed by near-infrared spectroscopy during graded lower body negative pressure.

James Carter, Ph.D. (2001): Response of blood pressure and heart regulation to quantified endurance training: age and gender effects.

MSc

Michelle Bruner, M.Sc. (2012): The effect of exercise on the Cardio-Postural relationship.

Amanmeet Garg, M.Sc. (2010): The interaction between Cardiovascular and posture Controls and the effects of ageing.

Valerie Walker, M.Sc. (2003): Cardiorespiratory and Autonomic Responses to Maximal Voluntary Breath Hold.

International Visiting Students

Britt van Rooji,  Ph.D. (2014 - Non-invasive estimation of cardiovascular parameters using Ballistocardiography), Technical University of Eindhoven.

Joke Keijsers,  Ph.D. (2013 - Venous flow and volume modelling of the lower limbs during orthostatic stress and skeletal muscle pump activation), Technical University of Eindhoven.

Dries Agten, M.Sc. (2013 - Electronic prototyping for cardiovascular health monitoring and postural analysis). Erasmus Program (Univ. Paul Sabatier, Toulouse France & Luleå Univ. of Technology S.weden.

Coursework Master’s

Andrea Westbrook, M.Sc. (2013): Orthostatic tolerance and postural control using stabilogram diffusion analysis following short-arm centrifugation.       

Brett Hollowell, M.Sc. (2009): Efficacy of combined HVR and HCVR tests for assessment of individual physiological oxygen and carbon dioxide sensitivity.

Parham Tabloei, M.Sc. (2008): Measurement Techniques and Experimentation Within Respiratory Physiology Using a Free Diving Model.

Solmaz Pourvali, M.Sc. (2007): Tonopen Versus Non-contact Tonometer: Comparison Of Intraocular Pressure Measurement At Altitude.

Nathan Taylor, M.Sc. (2007): Postural and cardiovascular control in young healthy subjects.

Honours Theses

Carolyn Allen,     B.Sc. (honours, 2006): Cardiorespiratory responses to twelve weeks of breath-hold training.