Milos R. Popovic received his Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Toronto, Canada, and the Dipl. Electrical Engineer degree from the University of Belgrade, Serbia.
Dr. Popovic is the Institute Director at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University Health Network. He is also a tenured Professor in the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Toronto, as well as Senior Scientist in the Neural Engineering and Therapeutics Team at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute. In 2011, Dr. Popovic established the CenteR for Advancing Neurotechnological Innovation to Application (CRANIA) at the University of Toronto and University Health Network.
Dr. Popovic’s fields of expertise are functional electrical stimulation, neurorehabilitation, neuroprosthetics, neuromodulation, brain machine interfaces, modeling and control of linear and non-linear dynamic systems, robotics, power systems, signal processing and safety analysis.