neural engineering

Hierarchical Bayesian Optimization of Spatiotemporal Neurostimulations for Targeted Motor Outputs

Author(s): Samuel Laferrière, Marco Bonizzato, Sandrine L. Côté, Numa Dancause, Guillaume Lajoie
Hierarchical Bayesian Optimization of Spatiotemporal Neurostimulations for Targeted Motor Outputs 563 578 Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering (TNSRE)

The development of neurostimulation techniques to evoke motor patterns is an active area of research. It serves as a crucial experimental tool to probe computation in neural circuits, and has…

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Temporal Modulation of the Response of Sensory Fibers to Paired-Pulse Stimulation

Temporal Modulation of the Response of Sensory Fibers to Paired-Pulse Stimulation

Author(s): Emma K. Brunton, Carolina Silveira, Joshua Rosenberg, Matthew A. Schiefer, John Riddell, Kianoush Nazarpour
Temporal Modulation of the Response of Sensory Fibers to Paired-Pulse Stimulation 780 478 Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering (TNSRE)

      Multi-channel nerve cuff electrode arrays can provide sensory feedback to prosthesis users. To develop efficacious stimulation protocols, an understanding of the impact that spatio-temporal patterned stimulation can have on…

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A Carbon Slurry Separated Interface Nerve Electrode for Electrical Block of Nerve Conduction

A Carbon Slurry Separated Interface Nerve Electrode for Electrical Block of Nerve Conduction

Author(s): Tina L. Vrabec, Jesse S. Wainright, Narendra Bhadra, Laura Shaw, Kevin L. Kilgore, Niloy Bhadra
A Carbon Slurry Separated Interface Nerve Electrode for Electrical Block of Nerve Conduction 780 605 Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering (TNSRE)

      Direct current (DC) nerve block has been shown to provide a complete block of nerve conduction without unwanted neural firing. Previous work shows that high capacitance electrodes can be…

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