Coursebooks

Fundamentals of neuroengineering

BIOENG-448

Lecturer(s) :

Micera Silvestro
Shokur Solaiman

Language:

English

Summary

Neuroengineering is at the frontier between neuroscience and engineering: understanding how the brain works allows developing engineering applications and therapies of high impact, while the design of new measurement and data analysis techniques contributes to advance our knowledge about the brain.

Content

1. Understand the nervous system and the sensory-motor functions

2. Record and decode neural data

3. Peripheral Neuroprosthesese

4. Brain-machine interfaces

5. Sensory Neuroprosthesese

6. Neuromodulation

7. Neuroplasticity and Neurorehabilitation

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

Background in neuroscience, signal processing, and machine learning (e.g., EE-516).

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Teaching methods

Lectures, exercises.

Expected student activities

Students will have to carry out weekly exercises (critical review of papers, and practicals) and provide written reports.

Assessment methods

Written exam. Final grade: 60% Exam, 40% Exercises.

Resources

Moodle Link

In the programs

Reference week

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8-9    CE1106
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