• 11-13/04/2011 - Daniel Pereira presented a DigiScope demo and poster in BEST Days of Technology, FEUP, Portugal
  • 08/03/2011 - Mark Plumbley gave his inaugural lecture at Queen Mary University of London, UK, entitled "Making Sense of Sound and Music", describing among other topics the DigiScope project

  • 20/12/2010 – Miguel Coimbra gave a talk called "Listen to your heart" in Machine Listening Workshop, Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom

  • 01/02/2010 - DigiScope FCT Project launched - DIGItally enhanced stethosCOPE for clinical usage; Funding Organization: FCT; Funding: 120.000€; Duration: 3 years



  • DigiScope Prototype 1.0 – Digital Stethoscope capable of streaming audio signals to a tablet-type PC. Includes adequate data annotation capabilities for inserting patient information. Deployed in two Hospitals on a Primary Care Environment.



  • F. Hedayioglu, M. Jafari, S. Mattos, M. Plumbley, M. Coimbra, “Separating sources from sequentially acquired mixtures of heart signals”, in Proc. IEEE ICASSP, Prague, Czech Republic, May 2011

  • T. Silva, I. Dutra, "TSPPA – Trended Statistical PreProcessing Algorithm", Conference on Digital Information Processing and Communications (ICDIPC 2011), Ostrava, Czech Republic, Communications in Computer and Information Science(CCIS) Series of Springer LNCS (Lecture Notes in Computer Science), July 2011

  • P. Ferreira, I. C. Dutra, N. A. Fonseca, R. Woods and E. S. Burnside, "Mass Density as a Predictor of Malignancy: a case study", in Proceedings of the International Conference on Health Informatics, Rome, Italy, Jan 2011

  • F. Hedayioglu, S. Mattos, and M. Coimbra, "A Survey of Audio Processing Algorithms for Digital Stethoscopes", in Proc. of HealthInf 2009, Porto, Portugal.