André Cunha

I currently work as a Software and Embedded Systems Engineer for cutting edge biomedical and neuroscience applications. 

Academic interests

Electronic applications for Biomedical Engineering, Embedded Systems, Mobile Technologies, Software Engineering, Biophysical Properties and Simulation in Neuroscience, Bioimpedance.

Previous interests in Photonics and Optical Communications. 


BSc and MSc in Engineering Physics at the Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa, Portugal and Post-Grad in Applied Software Engineering at the Athlone Institute of Technology, Ireland. Experience as Full Stack Java Software Developer, Embedded Systems Engineer, Physicist, Systems Administrator and Web and Information Manager.

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Tags: Electronic Instrumentation, Biomedical Engineering, Embedded Systems, Mobile Technologies, Software Engineering, Biophysical Properties, Computational Simulations, Bioimpedance, Digital Electronics


  • Genocchi, Barbara; Cunha, Andrè Bastos da; Jain, Soumil; Hyttinen, Jari; Lenk, Kerstin & Ellingsrud, Ada Johanne (2020). Parametric exploration of cellular swelling in a computational model of cortical spreading depression. In IEEE, EMBC (Eds.), 2020 42nd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society (EMBC). IEEE. ISSN 978-1-7281-1990-8. p. 2491–2495. doi: 10.1109/EMBC44109.2020.9175306.
  • Cunha, Andrè Bastos da; Schuelke, Christin; Heiskanen, Arto; Asif, Afia; Hassan, Yasmin M. & Keller, Stephan S. [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2020). Bioimpedance Measurements on Human Neural Stem Cells as a Benchmark for the Development of Smart Mobile Biomedical Applications. International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering Proceedings. ISSN 1680-0737. 72, p. 38–47. doi: 10.1007/978-981-13-3498-6_6. Full text in Research Archive
  • Cunha, Andrè Bastos da; Hou, Jie & Schuelke, Christin (2019). Machine learning for stem cell differentiation and proliferation classification on electrical impedance spectroscopy. Journal of Electrical Bioimpedance. ISSN 1891-5469. 10(1), p. 124–132. doi: 10.2478/joeb-2019-0018. Full text in Research Archive
  • Cunha, Andrè Bastos da; Figueira, Gonçalo & André, Paulo (2016). Enabling the study of photons orbital angular momentum for optical communications . Optical and quantum electronics. ISSN 0306-8919. 48(9). doi: 10.1007/s11082-016-0668-x.

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  • Cruz, Pedro & Cunha, Andrè Bastos da (2018). An ego-altruist society . ACM Digital Library. ISBN 978-1-4503-5892-7. 2 p.
  • Mesri, Alireza; Cunha, Andrè Bastos da; Ferrari, Giorgio; Sampietro, Marco & Martinsen, Ørjan Grøttem (2018). A Laser Diode-Based Wireless Optogenetic Headstage . IEEE. ISBN 978-1-5386-5387-6. 4 p.

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Published Feb. 14, 2018 11:05 AM - Last modified Oct. 26, 2021 3:44 PM