Guilherme Bicalho Saturnino

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Position

PhD Student

Affiliations

DTU Elektro

Research Interests

Simulation of electric fields caused by transcranial stimulation methods and EEG/MEG forward models using finite element method (FEM)
Currently in the development tem of the open-source software software SimNIBS: www.simnibs.org

Curriculum Vitae

Education

PhD in Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Denmark

MSc in Biomedical Engineering, Technical University of Denmark

2015

BSc in Physics, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Employments

2015 - Present

PhD Student at DRCMR and Technical University of Denmark

2013 - 2014

Research Assistant: Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tuebingen, Germany

2011 - 2013

Research Assistant: Physics Depaetment, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

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Publications

Antonenko, D., Thielscher, A., Saturnino, G. B., Aydin, S., Ittermann, B., Grittner, U. & Flöel, A.
Towards precise brain stimulation: Is electric field simulation related to neuromodulation? Brain Stimulation. 12, 5, p. 1159-1168, 2019.
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Conde, V., Tomasevic, L., Akopian, I., Stanek, K., Saturnino, G. B., Thielscher, A., Bergmann, T. O. & Siebner, H. R. The non-transcranial TMS-evoked potential is an inherent source of ambiguity in TMS-EEG studies. NeuroImage. 185, p. 300-312, 2019.
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Htet, A. T., Saturnino, G. B., Burnham, E. H., Noetscher, G., Nummenmaa, A. & Makarov, S. N.
Comparative performance of the finite element method and the boundary element fast multipole method for problems mimicking transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS). Journal of Neural Engineering. 16, 2, p. 1-13, 024001. 2019.
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Karabanov, A. N., Saturnino, G. B., Thielscher, A. & Siebner, H. R. Can Transcranial Electrical Stimulation Localize Brain Function? Frontiers in Psychology. 10, p. 1-12, 213. 2019.
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Puonti, O., Saturnino, G. B., Madsen, K. H. & Thielscher, A.
Value and limitations of intracranial recordings for validating electric field modeling for transcranial brain stimulation. NeuroImage. 208, p. 1-14, 116431. 2019.
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Saturnino, G. B., Madsen, K. H. & Thielscher, A. Electric field simulations for transcranial brain stimulation using FEM: an efficient implementation and error analysis. Journal of Neural Engineering. 16, 6, 27 p., 066032. 2019.
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Saturnino, G. B., Siebner, H. R., Thielscher, A. & Madsen, K. H. Accessibility of cortical regions to focal TES: Dependence on spatial position, safety, and practical constraints. NeuroImage. 203, p. 1-17, 116183. 2019.
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Saturnino, G. B., Thielscher, A., Madsen, K. H., Knösche, T. R. & Weise, K. A principled approach to conductivity uncertainty analysis in electric field calculations. NeuroImage. 188, p. 821-834, 2019.
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Saturnino, G. B., Puonti, O., Nielsen, J. D., Antonenko, D., Madsen, K. H. & Thielscher, A.
SimNIBS 2.1: A Comprehensive Pipeline for Individualized Electric Field Modelling for Transcranial Brain Stimulation. Brain and Human Body Modeling. Springer, p. 3-25, 2019.
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Farcito, S., Puonti, O., Montanaro, H., Saturnino, G. B., Nielsen, J. D., Madsen, C. G., Siebner, H. R., Neufeld, E., Kuster, N., Lloyd, B. A. & Thielscher, A. Accurate anatomical head segmentations: a data set for biomedical simulations. 41st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC). IEEE, p. 6118-6123, 2019.
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Nielsen, J. D., Madsen, K. H., Puonti, O., Siebner, H. R., Bauer, C., Madsen, C. G., Saturnino, G. B. & Thielscher, A.
Automatic skull segmentation from MR images for realistic volume conductor models of the head: Assessment of the state-of-the-art.
NeuroImage. 2018.

Saturnino, G. B., Madsen, K. H., Siebner, H. R. & Thielscher, A.
How to target inter-regional phase synchronization with dual-site Transcranial Alternating Current Stimulation.
NeuroImage. 163, p. 68-80, 2017.

Minjoli, S., Saturnino, G. B., Blicher, J. U., Stagg, C. J., Siebner, H. R., Antunes, A. & Thielscher, A.
The impact of large structural brain changes in chronic stroke patients on the electric field caused by transcranial brain stimulation.
NeuroImage. Clinical. 15, p. 106-117, 2017.

Madsen, K. H., Thielscher, A., Saturnino, G. B. & Duemose Nielsen, J.
Computationally Efficient and Geometrically Accurate Head Models for EEG Based on FEM.
2016.

Bicalho Saturnino, G., Siebner, H. R., Madsen, K. H. & Thielscher, A.
Feasibility of focused multichannel optimization of transcranial current stimulation.
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Korshoej, A. R., Bicalho Saturnino, G., Rasmussen, L. K., von Oettingen, G., Sørensen, J. C. H. & Thielscher, A.
Enhancing Predicted Efficacy of Tumor Treating Fields Therapy of Glioblastoma Using Targeted Surgical Craniectomy: A Computer Modeling Study.
P L o S One. 11, 10, s. e0164051 26 p., 2016.

Heise, K-F., Kortzorg, N., Saturnino, G. B., Fujiyama, H., Cuypers, K., Thielscher, A. & Swinnen, S. P.
Evaluation of a Modified High-Definition Electrode Montage for Transcranial Alternating Current Stimulation (tACS) of Pre-Central Areas.
Brain Stimulation. 9, 5, p. 700-704, 2016.

Saturnino, G. B., Antunes, A. & Thielscher, A. On the importance of electrode parameters for shaping electric field patterns generated by tDCS. Neuroimage 120 (2015): 25-35.

Thielscher, A., Antunes, A. & Saturnino, G. B. Field modeling for transcranial magnetic stimulation: A useful tool to understand the physiological effects of TMS? Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2015 37th Annual International Conference of the IEEE. IEEE, 2015.