David Anton

Contact Information:

E-mail:  davidantonsaez[at]berkeley[dot]edu 
   Sutardja Dai Hall, UC Berkeley
   Berkeley, CA 94720-1764


  • 2011 – 2015 : PhD in Computer Science (supervisors: Professor Arantza Illarramendi and Professor Alfredo Goñi)
  • 2011 – 2012 : MSc in Advanced Computer Systems (University of the Basque Country)
  • 2009 – 2011 : BSc in Computer Engineering (University of the Basque Country)
  • 2006 – 2009 : BSc in Computer Management (University of the Basque Country)

Current Research:

  • Telerehabilitation systems
  • Exercise recognition and evaluation
  • Microsoft Kinect 1 & 2
  • Leap Motion
  • WebRTC
  • Ontologies

Research Interests:

  • eHealth
  • Telemedicine
  • Virtual therapy
  • Machine Learning


  • Roberto Yus, David Antón, Eduardo Mena, Sergio Ilarri, and Arantza Illarramendi: MultiCAMBA: A System to Assist in the Broadcasting of Sport Events. International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems, MobiQuitous 2011, Dec. 2011, Copenhagen, Denmark (Demo paper)
  • David Antón, Alfredo Goñi and Arantza Illarramendi: Diseño de un sistema de telerehabilitación basado en Kinect. 17th Conference on Software Engineering and Databases (JISBD 2012), Almería (Spain), ISBN 978-84-15487-28-9, pp. 47-52, Sep. 2012.
  • David Antón, Alfredo Goñi, Arantza Illarramendi, Jon Torres-Unda and Jesús Seco: KiReS: A Kinect-based telerehabilitation system. IEEE 15th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services (IEEE Healthcom 2013), Lisbon (Portugal), Oct. 2013.
  • David Antón, Alfredo Goñi and Arantza Illarramendi: Exercise recognition for Kinect-based telerehabilitation. Methods Inf Med 2015; 54: 145-155. [JCR 2014: IF=2.248 IF5Y=1.744]
  • David Antón, Mark Nelson, Trevor Russell, Alfredo Goñi and Arantza Illarramendi: Validation of a Kinect-based telerehabilitation system with total hip replacement patients. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare 2016; 22: 192-197. [JCR 2014: IF=1.542 IF5Y=1.780]
  • Kevin Villalobos, David Antón, Alfredo Goñi and Arantza Illarramendi: KVLEAP: Interacción sin contacto (touchless) con ordenadores. 20th Conference on Software Engineering and Databases (JISBD 2015), Santander (Spain) Sep. 2015.
  • David Antón, Idoia Berges, Jesús Bermúdez, Alfredo Goñi and Arantza Illarramendi: Knowledge-based Telerehabilitation Monitoring. 11th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Applications and Innovations, AIAI’2015, Sep. 2015, Biarritz, France

Research stays: