Welcome Amy Liao!!!

Amy Liao received a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from Rice University in 2012. At Rice, she worked on developing and optimizing a multiplexed microfluidic immunoassay to diagnosis ovarian cancer. For her senior thesis, she designed a low-cost, portable endoscope for use in the developing world. Amy is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering at…

Mind Over Matter – Jose Carmena and Michel Maharbiz

mua ha ha ha…. :) “Mind Over Matter – Jose Carmena and Michel Maharbiz By: Wallace Ravven It still sounds futuristic, but the time is approaching when people paralyzed by stroke or spinal cord injury will be able to regain the experience of movement…” (follow link to article)  

Daniel Cohen awarded the 2013 Daniel Cubicciotti Award

Congratulations to Daniel! This award is given by the Electrochemical Society (ECS) and I especially like the fact that the award is about doing high impact work and having fun! “One feature that distinguishes this award from others is that extracurricular activities and applicants joie de vivre are taken into account side-by-side with scientific excellence. Balancing the…

μECoG wireless design paper out

Toni Björninen’s paper with Rikky Muller and Peter Ledochowitsch on the design of the wireless link is out. Pretty nice tutorial. Bjorninen, T.; Muller, R.; Ledochowitsch, P.; Sydanheimo, L.; Ukkonen, L.; Maharbiz, M. M.; Rabaey, J. M.; , “Design of Wireless Links to Implanted Brain–Machine Interface Microelectronic Systems,” Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, IEEE , vol.11, no.,…