Conference

Bernstein Seminar "Intra-cortical Brain-computer Interfaces: From basic science and engineering to clinical trials"

April 20, 2021

Freiburg (Visio) (Germany)

PROGRAM

Krishna SHENOY

Howard Hughes Medical Institute | Neural Prosthetics Systems Lab | Stanford University | USA

 

Millions of people worldwide experience neurological diseases and injuries leading to paralysis, which is often so severe that people are unable to feed themselves or to communicate. Intra-cortical brain-computer interfaces (iBCIs) aim to restore some of this lost function by converting neural activity from the brain into control signals for prosthetic devices. I will describe some of our group’s recent investigations into human-specific motor neurophysiology focused on understanding neural population dynamics, and the design and translational to a pilot clinical trial focused on helping establish clinical viability.

 

Hosted by Ad Aertsen

 

Full list of BCF seminars: here

DATES AND VENUE

Apr 20, 2021
from05:15 PM to06:00 PM

Zoom Meeting. You can contact Fiona Siegfried for meeting ID and password.

Contact: here

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