Contact Details

Beatriz Silveira de Arruda smiling at the camera


Beatriz is a DPhil student in Clinical Neurosciences, specialising in non-invasive treatments for pathological tremors. She holds an Honours Bachelor of Science degree from Brown University in the USA, with a background in Biomedical Engineering and Neuroscience. Originally from Brazil, she has been involved in Neuroengineering research since 2016, with a strong interest on developing affordable and accessible neurotechnology.

Research Interests

Beatriz's research interests include:

  • Movement disorders 
  • Locomotion
  • Neuroengineering
  • Wearable devices

Selected Publications

Arruda, B. S., Reis, C., Sermon, J. J., Pogosyan, A., Brown, P., Cagnan, H. (2021). Identifying and modulating distinct tremor states through peripheral nerve stimulation in Parkinsonian rest tremor. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, 18(179). doi: 10.1186/s12984-021-00973-6.

Reis, C., Arruda, B. S., Pogosyan, A., Brown, P., Cagnan, H. (2021). Essential tremor amplitude modulation by median nerve stimulation. Scientific Reports, 11(1), 1–10. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-96660-6.