Robert D. Black

Robert D. Black received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the U. of Illinois (Urbana) in 1984. He is a principal at Scion NeuroStim, a development stage neuromodulation company. He was a researcher at the General Electric R&D Center, was an Assistant Professor of Radiology at Duke University, and an executive/co-founder of several medical device companies. He has been an Adjunct Professor in the Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and North Carolina State University, Raleigh. Dr. Black is a Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE).

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Non-Invasive Neuromodulation using Time-Varying Caloric Vestibular Stimulation
Caloric vestibular stimulation (CVS) to elicit the vestibulo-ocular reflex has long been used in clinical settings to aid in the diagnosis of balance disorders and to confirm the absence of brainstem function. While a number of studies have hinted at... Read more