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What the Ultimate Brain-Machine Interface Looks Like

Jack Gallant, Chancellor’s Professor of Psychology at the University of California, Berkeley, explores what the ultimate brain-machine interface (BMI) looks like while drawing on history as inspiration. Discussing the quality and accuracy of measurements versus computer power lays the basis of Gallant’s perspective on coding and decoding the data.

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The Relationship Between homo sapiens and Technology

Jan Rabaey, Ph.D., Professor, UC Berkeley, Scientific Co-Director BWRC, and Director, Ubiquitous Swarm Lab, speaks about the brain in relation to the relationship of homo sapiens and technology, which he addresses as “Homo Technologicus”. Rabaey reviews examples of current extensions of our human body and how living in a ‘smart’ world makes us more dynamic and explains the forth-coming “human …

Workshop on Advanced NeuroTechnologies for BRAIN Initiatives

Detailed Program Available The IEEE Workshop on Advanced NeuroTechnologies for BRAIN Initiatives, sponsored by the IEEE Brain Initiative, will be held  November 10-11, 2016, at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina, California. We strongly encourage members of both the Neuroscience and Engineering Communities to attend this highly multidisciplinary workshop. The workshop will highlight the development of novel electronic and …