Publications

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Refereed

2017

Hanna Venesvirta, Oleg Špakov, Yulia Gizatdinova, Outi Tuisku, Ville Ranta- nen, Jarmo Verho, Akos Vetek, Jukka Lekkala, and Veikko Surakka

Smile to save it: Facial expressions for lifelogging

Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia, MUM ’17, pages 441–448, Stuttgart, Germany, November 2017

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Ville Rantanen, Antti Vehkaoja, and Jarmo Verho

Stimulation waveform selection to suppress functional electrical stimulation artifact from surface EMG signals

Proceedings of the 2017 Joint Conference of the European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference (EMBEC) and the Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics (NBC), volume 65 of IFMBE Proceedings, pages 422–425, Tampere, Finland, June 2017

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Anton Kontunen, Ville Rantanen, Antti Vehkaoja, Mirja Ilves, Jani Lylykangas, Eeva Mäkelä, Markus Rautiainen, Veikko Surakka, and Jukka Lekkala

Low-latency EMG onset and termination detection for facial pacing

Proceedings of the 2017 joint conference of the European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference (EMBEC) and the Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics (NBC), volume 65 of IFMBE Proceedings, pages 1016–1019, Tampere, Finland, June 2017

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Jani Lylykangas, Mirja Ilves, Hanna Venesvirta, Ville Rantanen, Eeva Mäkelä, Antti Vehkaoja, Jarmo Verho, Jukka Lekkala, Markus Rautiainen, and Veikko Surakka

Artificial eye blink pacemaker - A first investigation into the blink production using constant-interval electrical stimulation

Proceedings of the 2017 Joint Conference of the European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference (EMBEC) and the Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics (NBC), volume 65 of IFMBE Proceedings, Tampere, Finland, June 2017

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2016

Ville Rantanen, Mirja Ilves, Antti Vehkaoja, Anton Kontunen, Jani Lylykangas, Eeva Mäkelä, Markus Rautiainen, Veikko Surakka, and Jukka Lekkala

A survey on the feasibility of surface EMG in facial pacing

Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE 38th Annual International Conference of the Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBC ’16, pages 1688–1691, Lake Buena Vista (Orlando), FL, USA, August 2016

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Ville Rantanen, Antti Vehkaoja, Jarmo Verho, Petr Veselý, Jani Lylykangas, Mirja Ilves, Eeva Mäkelä, Markus Rautiainen, Veikko Surakka, and Jukka Lekkala

Prosthetic pacing device for unilateral facial paralysis

Proceedings of the XIV Mediterranean Conference on Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing 2016, volume 57 of IFMBE Proceedings, pages 647–652, Paphos, Cyprus, March-April 2016

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Outi Tuisku, Ville Rantanen, and Veikko Surakka

Longitudinal study on text entry by gazing and smiling

Proceedings of the 2016 Symposium on Eye Tracking Research & Applications, ETRA ’16, pages 253–256, Charleston, SC, USA, March 2016

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Outi Tuisku, Ville Rantanen, Oleg Špakov, Veikko Surakka, and Jukka Lekkala

Pointing and selecting with facial activity

Interacting with Computers, 28(1):1-12, January 2016

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2013

Ville Rantanen, Pekka Kumpulainen, Hanna Venesvirta, Jarmo Verho, Oleg Špakov, Jani Lylykangas, Akos Vetek, Veikko Surakka, and Jukka Lekkala

Capacitive facial activity measurement

ACTA IMEKO, 2(2):78–85, December 2013

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Ville Rantanen, Hanna Venesvirta, Oleg Špakov, Jarmo Verho, Akos Vetek, Veikko Surakka, and Jukka Lekkala

Capacitive measurement of facial activity intensity

IEEE Sensors Journal, 13(11):4329–4338, November 2013

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Sampo Tuukkanen, Tuomas Julin, Ville Rantanen, Mari Zakrzewski, Pasi Moilanen, and Donald Lupo

Low-temperature solution processable electrodes for piezoelectric sensors applications

Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, 52(2):4 pages, May 2013

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Outi Tuisku, Veikko Surakka, Ville Rantanen, Toni Vanhala, and Jukka Lekkala

Text entry by gazing and smiling

Advances in Human-Computer Interaction, 2013:13 pages, February 2013

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2012

Sampo Tuukkanen, Tuomas Julin, Ville Rantanen, Mari Zakrzewski, Pasi Moilanen, Kaisa E. Lilja, and Satu Rajala

Solution-processible electrode materials for a heat-sensitive piezoelectric thin-film sensor

Synthetic Metals, 162(21–22):1987–1995, December 2012

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Ville Rantanen, Pekka Kumpulainen, Hanna Venesvirta, Jarmo Verho, Oleg Špakov, Jani Lylykangas, Akos Vetek, Veikko Surakka, and Jukka Lekkala

Capacitive facial activity measurement

Proceedings of the XX Imeko World Congress, Busan, Republic of Korea, 6 pages, September 2012

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Ville Rantanen, Outi Tuisku, Jarmo Verho, Toni Vanhala, Veikko Surakka, and Jukka Lekkala

The effect of clicking by smiling on the accuracy of head-mounted gaze tracking

Proceedings of the 2012 Symposium on Eye Tracking Research & Applications, ETRA '12, pages 345–348, Santa Barbara, CA, USA, March 2012

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Outi Tuisku, Veikko Surakka, Toni Vanhala, Ville Rantanen, and Jukka Lekkala

Wireless face interface: Using voluntary gaze direction and facial muscle activations for human-computer interaction

Interacting with Computers, 24(1):1–9, January 2012

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2011

Outi Tuisku, Veikko Surakka, Yulia Gizatdinova, Toni Vanhala, Ville Rantanen, Jarmo Verho, and Jukka Lekkala

Gazing and frowning to computers can be enjoyable

Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Knowledge and Systems Engineering (KSE), pages 211–218, Hanoi, Vietnam, October 2011

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Ville Rantanen, Toni Vanhala, Outi Tuisku, Pekka-Henrik Niemenlehto, Jarmo Verho, Veikko Surakka, Martti Juhola, and Jukka Lekkala

A wearable, wireless gaze tracker with integrated selection command source for human-computer interaction

IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in BioMedicine, 15(5):795–801, September 2011

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2010

Ville Rantanen, Pekka-Henrik Niemenlehto, Jarmo Verho, and Jukka Lekkala

Capacitive facial movement detection for human-computer interaction to click by frowning and lifting eyebrows

Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing, 48(1):39–47, January 2010

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Theses

Ville Rantanen

Capacitive facial activity measurement

Doctor of Science in Technology thesis, Tampere University of Technology, 64 pages, September 2014

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Ville Rantanen

Interdigital transducers for monitoring implant biocompatibility

Master of Science in Technology thesis, Tampere University of Technology, 90 pages, February 2007

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Presentations and videos

2016

Ville Rantanen, Antti Vehkaoja, Jarmo Verho

Suppressing Functional Electrical Stimulation Artifact from Facial Surface EMG Measurements

Abstract and poster presentation, BioMediTech Research Day 2016, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland, November 2016

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Ville Rantanen

Technology-Assisted Electrophysiology for Unilateral Facial Paralysis

Oral presentation, NI Days 2016, Vantaa, Finland, November 2016

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Ville Rantanen, Antti Vehkaoja, Jarmo Verho, Jukka Lekkala, Mirja Ilves, Jani Lylykangas, Veikko Surakka, Eeva Mäkelä, Markus Rautiainen, and Petr Veselý

Mimetic Interfaces Project: Eye Blink Pacing

Video, May 2016

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Ville Rantanen, Antti Vehkaoja, Jarmo Verho, Jukka Lekkala, Mirja Ilves, Jani Lylykangas, Veikko Surakka, Eeva Mäkelä, Markus Rautiainen, and Petr Veselý

Mimetic Interfaces Project: Functional Electrical Stimulation of Facial Muscles

Video, February 2016

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2015

Ville Rantanen, Antti Vehkaoja, Jarmo Verho, Petr Veselý, Anton Kontunen, Raisa Mattila, Jani Lylykangas, Mirja Ilves, Eeva Mäkelä, Markus Rautiainen, Veikko Surakka, and Jukka Lekkala

Device for Studying Reanimation of Unilateral Facial Paralysis

Abstract and oral presentation, BioMediTech Research Day 2015, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland, December 2015

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Ville Rantanen

Smart Glasses Day at TUT: Capacitive Facial Activity Measurement

Oral presentation, Smart Glasses Day, Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland, March 2015

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2014

Ville Rantanen

Capacitive Facial Activity Measurement: Online Detection of Facial Expressions

Video, September 2014

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2011

Sampo Tuukkanen, Tuomas Julin, Ville Rantanen, Pasi Moilanen, and Donald Lupo

Comparison of printed electrode materials on functional substrates

Poster presentation, European Conference on Molecular Electronics, ECME 2011, September 2011, and Workshop on Printed Intelligence - Towards Applications, Tekes (the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation) Functional Materials Programme, October 2011

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