Michael Kai Petersen

Michael Kai Petersen

Ekstern lektor

Department of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science

Technical University of Denmark

Richard Petersens Plads

Building 321, room 128

2800 Kgs. Lyngby

Fax +45 45 87 25 99
E-mail mkai@dtu.dk
ORCID 0000-0002-2156-9226
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Keywords User Experience Engineering


Michael Kai Petersen (b.1957) has 30+ years of experience focused on turning data driven UX engineering into cognitive interfaces providing a foundation for making the user an active part of healthcare apps and bots, related to dynamically adapting medical hearables by learning behavioral patterns from internet of things data.

He was appointed Senior Scientist at Eriksholm Research Centre, Oticon in 2016 after previously serving as Associate Professor and Head of Studies responsible for the Digital Media Engineering MSc program at DTU Compute. He holds a PhD from DTU Compute 2010, M.Mic master degree in Mobile Internet Communication from DTU Photonic 2004, while previously having been trained in digital sound engineering and appointed Producer in DR Danish Broadcasting Corporation and SteepleChase 1980-1993, after graduating from the Soloist Class of the Royal Danish Academy of Music in 1982. As an entrepreneur he has founded three high tech start-up companies over the period 1993-2003, and has produced 100 plus CD albums for labels including Chandos and Naxos.