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Daniel Aalto, PhD, MSc

Assistant Professor, Research Scientist (iRSM)

Rehabilitation Medicine

Communication Sciences and Disorders

About Me

Credentials

PhD - Mathematics - Aalto University, Finland, 2010

Lic. Sc (Tech.) -  Engineering Mathematics - Helsinki University of Technology, Finland, 2008

MSc (Tech.) -  Engineering Physics and Mathematics - Helsinki University of Technology, Finland, 2005

Areas of interest

Oral sensorimotor system; computer modelling of head and neck functions including speech, swallowing, chewing, breathing; development of assistive technology to improve the predictability of surgical treatments; experimental validation of computer models of speech, swallowing, and chewing; adoption of advanced simulation techniques to surgical planning workflows.

Affiliations

Communication Sciences and Disorders, Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta

Institute for Reconstructive Sciences in Medicine (iRSM), Misericordia Community Hospital, Edmonton

Memberships

Sound studies initiative

Neuroscience and mental health institute

Head and Neck Research Network

ADT foundation

Acoustical Society of America



Research


Teaching

Teaching

Fall 2018: ECE 644 Digital Image and Video Processing

Fall 2018: CSD 505 Speech Science (together with Dr G. Constantinescu and A. Ruelling)

Fall 2017: CSD 505 Speech Science (together with Dr G. Constantinescu and A. Ruelling)