Karunesh Ganguly and co-authors used electrical stimulation to improve mobility in rats following debilitating strokes. Their findings will inform the development of brain implants for treatment of human stroke patients.
Edward Chang and co-authors describe how the brain coordinates the movements needed to generate speech, laying the foundation to create a brain prosthetic that can translate thoughts into speech.
Claire Tomlin, Anca Dragan, and colleagues are designing robots that can better anticipate human behavior. Read about their research in this article published in WIRED.
More than two dozen
From UC Berkeley & UC San Francisco, faculty members are collaborating on work that harnesses the power of the
human brain in disciplines spanning neurology and neuroscience, electrical and
mechanical engineering and many more.