- Create tools for systematic nervous system experimentation;
- Engineer neurons, neural tissue, and their cross-interactions with cells, devices, and prosthetics;
- Develop new analytic understanding of neural systems and data; and
- Educate and exchange ideas at the verge betwixt neurobiology and engineering.
28 August 2013
Neurobiological Engineering ~ New MIT Center!
public announcement of new MIT Center for Neurobiological Engineering co-directed by my MIT Media Lab colleague Ed Boyden, who's also co-instructor of our Neurotechnology Ventures class! The core mission of the CNBE is to reverse engineer the human brain. By stitching together a transdisciplinary set of colleagues at MIT and beyond, they aim to: