CSNE research projects

Investigator(s) Project title Research thrust
Chet Moritz, Aiva Ievins A Brain-Machine-Spinal Interface (BMSI) to reanimate & rehabilitate the injured nervous system Thrust 3: Control & Adaptation
Polina Anikeeva A novel approach for polymer-based neural interfaces Thrust 1: Communication & Interface
Vamsi Talla, Brian Otis Adaptive wireless power for chronic electrocorticography Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Yusuf Ozturk, Kee Moon An Active Connected Knee Rehabilitation Device Thrust 3: Control & Adaptation
Ashkan Ashrafi Bio-inspired Real-Time Signal Processing for Neural Interface Thrust 1: Communication & Interface
Matt Bryan, Rajesh Rao Brain-computer interface (BCI) control of a robot or wheelchair system Thrust 3: Control & Adaptation
Horacio de la Iglesia, Howard Jay Chizeck Circadian Modulation of Neuromotor Control Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Horacio de la Iglesia, Howard Jay Chizeck Circadian Modulation of Neuromotor Control (Seed grant) Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Chet Moritz Closed Loop Neurostimulation for Psychiatric Disorders Thrust 3: Control & Adaptation
Jeff Ojemann, Rajesh Rao Computational Analysis of Electrocorticographic Data during Dexterous Manipulation Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Emo Todorov, Zoran Popovic Contact-aware Optimal Control for Dexterous Hand Manipulation Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Rajesh Rao, Chet Moritz Decision Making and Action Selection in Vertebrate Brain Thrust 3: Control & Adaptation
Joshua Smith Development of the NFC-WISP Thrust 1: Communication & Interface
Kee Moon, Sam Kassegne, Mahasweta Sarkar, Ashkan Ashrafi Dual Mode Ultrasonic Wireless Data/Power Transmission for Implantable Interface Devices Thrust 1: Communication & Interface
Theresa Garcia Education (MSP & MEP: Outreach and Retention) Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Karen May-Newman ERC Curriculum Development Plan at SDSU Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Michael Dickinson High-throughput Quantification of the Complex Wing Motion Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Eric Rombokas, Yoky Matsuoka Instrumented Task Board with Adjustable Dynamics Thrust 3: Control & Adaptation
Mahasweta Sarkar, Kee Moon Investigating the Feasibility of Using Ultra-Wideband (UWB) Radio Transmission Technology in Wearable Biomedical Devices Thrust 3: Control & Adaptation
Sam Kassegne, Kee Moon, Khaled Morsi Investigation of Carbon-MEMS Based Multi-Site Electrode Array Fabric for Neural Sensing and Stimulations Thrust 1: Communication & Interface
Khaled Morsi, Kee Moon, Sam Kassegne Investigations on the Processing of 3D Micro-scale Responsive Interfaces For Neural Engineering Applications Thrust 1: Communication & Interface
Jeremiah Wander, Jeff Ojemann Learning of Novel Brain-Computer Interface Based Tasks Using a Handheld Interface Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Brian Otis, Chris Rudell Low Power Wireless Stimulation Chips for BCIs Thrust 1: Communication & Interface
Low-power transceivers for implanted electronics Thrust 1: Communication & Interface
Jeff Lang Microfabricated active skins for interface to the peripheral nervous system Thrust 1: Communication & Interface
Joel Voldman Microfabricated microelectrode interfaces to the mammalian nervous systems Thrust 1: Communication & Interface
Les Atlas, Adrian KC Lee Modern High-Bandwidth Communications Theory Can Revolutionize Neural Engineering Thrust 1: Communication & Interface
Felix Darvas, Rajesh Rao, Ashkan Ashrafi MRI-­assisted non-invasive BCIs for stroke rehabilitation and assistive device control Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Rajesh Rao, Felix Darvas, Ashkan Ashrafi MRI-­assisted non-invasive BCIs for stroke rehabilitation and assistive device control (Seed grant) Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Michael Dickinson, Sweta Agrawal Neural Engineering Lesson Plans for Community and Teacher Workshops Thrust 3: Control & Adaptation
Eric Larson, Adrian KC Lee Novel Auditory BCI Design Thrust 1: Communication & Interface
Howard Jay Chizeck, Chet Moritz, Charlie Matlack Optimizing BMI Design for Brain Adaptation Thrust 3: Control & Adaptation
Howard Jay Chizeck, Tamara Bonaci Privacy and Security by Design in Brain-Computer Interfaces Thrust 3: Control & Adaptation
Russ Tedrake Provably safe control for active prosthetics Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Thomas Grabowski, Jeff Ojemann, Felix Darvas, Rajesh Rao Real-time Multi-voxel fMRI Toward Closed-loop Human-machine Interfaces Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Georgiy Presnyakov, Thomas Grabowski, Jeff Ojemann Real-time Multi-voxel fMRI Toward Closed-loop Human-machine Interfaces (Seed grant) Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Eberhard Fetz, Brian Mogen Recurrent Brain-computer Interfaces for Prosthetic Corticospinal Connections Thrust 3: Control & Adaptation
Joan Sanders, Brian Hafner Smartphone-Based Sensing Platform to Assist Sensorimotor Rehabilitation Thrust 3: Control & Adaptation
Marina Meila, Jeff Ojemann, Lise Johnson, Felix Darvas Statistical Modeling the Functional Activity in the Primary Motor Cortex Thrust 1: Communication & Interface
Michael Rudd, Adrienne Fairhall, Eric Shea-Brown The 2011 and 2012 Computational Neuroscience Connections Thrust 2: Reverse & Forward Engineering
Sara Morgan, Brian Hafner, Valerie Kelly The Cognitive Load Associated with Walking in Persons With Transfemoral Amputation Thrust 3: Control & Adaptation
Blake Hannaford, Joan Sanders Vibrotactile Feedback for Smart Prosthetics Thrust 1: Communication & Interface