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Prof. dr Dejan Popović


Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Belgrade, Serbia

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Short CV


  • Dipl. Eng. in Electrical Engineering Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Belgrade, Feb. 1974
  • Ms.Sc. in Solid State Physics Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Belgrade, June 1977
  • Ph.D. in Engineering Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Belgrade, Feb. 1981
  • Dr. Techn. Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark, June 2003



Academic appointments

Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Belgrade, Serbia

  • 1974 - present Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Other academic appointments

Department of Health Sciences and Technology, Aalborg University, Denmark

  • 1999 - present Professor of Rehabilitation Engineering

Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Miami College of Engineering, Florida

  • 1995 - 1999 Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Engineering
  • 1993 - 1995 Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida

  • 1991 - 1996 Professor of Neurological Surgery

Department of Physiology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

  • 1988-1996 Adjunct Professor of Physiology
  • 1987-1988 Visiting Professor of Physiology

Nonacademic appointments

  • Senior Fellow, The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, 1991 - 1996
  • Consultant, Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (1988 – 1996)
  • Consultant, FATRONIK Technalia, San Sebastian, Spain (2007 – present)



  • control of movement
  • restoration of movement in humans with disabilities
  • design of medical instrumentation
  • information technology in medicine



  • Editor: Journal of Automatic Control, University of Belgrade, 1989- present
  • Member of the editorial board: Medical Engineering and Physics; J Neuromodulation
  • Associated Editor: IEEE Trans Neur Syst and Rehab Eng
  • Reviewer: IEEE Trans on Biomed Eng, IEEE Trans on Rob and Autom, Ann of Biomed Eng, Intern J of Robotics, Intern J Kinesiology and Electromyog, IEEE Spectrum, Spinal Cord, J Physiol, Brain Research, J Neurosci Met, Art Rgans, MedBiol Eng Phys, J Neurorepair, etc.


MEMBERSHIPS: Society for Electronics, Automatics and Computer Engineering (ETRAN) – member of the Board of Directors, IEEE – Institute for Electronic and Electric Engineers, International Functional Electrical Stimulation Society (IFESS) – Founding Member, Member of the Board of Directors, EMBS - Biomedical Engineering Society, Vice-president of the Society for Biomedical Engineering and Physics of Serbia

pdf small List of selected publications from 2000


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