Work‐packages

WP1: Modeling and signal processing package

WP leader: USP/LCR
Participants in the WP: FGSco, IUMS, ICSS, and TUMS

Objectives

• Developing new neurophysiologic-based tinnitus models
• To develop bio-physical model of current distribution in the brain and auditory pathways on the basis of Neurofunctional model of tinnitus and the involved brain areas
• Developing algorithms and processing of EEG.
• Developing algorithms and processing of biomedical images (MRI, resting-state fMRI)

WP2 Objectives: Clinical studies package

WP leader: USP/Ganz Sanchez Institute in Brazil and TUMS in Iran
Participants in the WP: FGSco, USP, ICSS, IPM, SBUMS, SUMS

Objectives

• Gathering biomedical data and developing a clinical protocol for evaluating the tinnitus.
• Proposing more efficient novel methods for tinnitus rehabilitation based on the acoustical stimulation
• Proposing more efficient novel package for cognitive rehabilitation of tinnitus

WP3 Objectives: Technological package

WP leader: FGSco
Participants in the WP: USP/LCR, WHO

Objectives

• System designing the required hardware combination for clinical and individual acoustical stimulations
• Developing the required software for acoustical, electrical and acoustico-electric stimulations
• Developing required database and software for clinical management system
• Developing required algorithm and software for intelligent decision support system and individualize treatment planner

WP4 Objectives: Management and advertisement package

WP leader: FGSco
Participants in the WP: Principle investigators of each work packages

Objective

• To ensure positive the impact of the project to disseminate the impact objectives and results to reach community and to public, to explore the expiation aspects the social impact scenarios and ethical implication of such technologies.