Assessing Vibrotactile Feedback Strategies by Controlling a Cursor with Unstable Dynamics

Quick, Kristin ;   Card, Nicholas ;   Whaite, Stephen ;   Mischel, Jessica ;   Loughlin, Patrick ;   Batista, Aaron

Tags Sensory neuroprostheses - Somatosensory

Brain computer interface (BCI) control predominately uses visual feedback. Real arm movements, however, are controlled under a diversity of...

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Biomimetic Stimulation of Rat Retinal Ganglion Cells with the Neurotransmitter Glutamate

Rountree, Corey ;   Inayat, Samsoon ;   Saggere, Laxman ;   Troy, John

Tags Sensory neuroprostheses - VisualNeural interfaces - MicrosystemsNeural interfaces - Implantable systems

Millions of people worldwide face partial or total vision loss due to inherited photoreceptor degenerative diseases, which currently have no...

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Electronically Induced Contrast Enhancement in Whisker S1 Cortical Response Fields

von Kraus, Lee ;   Francis, Joseph Thachil

Tags Neural interfaces - Brain stimulationSensory neuroprostheses - SomatosensoryDeep brain stimulation - Closed-loop control

The ability of an organism to specifically attend to relevant sensory information during learning and subsequent performance of a task is...

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Towards Photorealistic and Immersive Virtual-Reality Environments for Simulated Prosthetic Vision: Integrating Recent Breakthroughs in Consumer Hardware and Software

Zapf, Marc Patrick Hans ;   Matteucci, Paul Brendan ;   Lovell, Nigel H. ;   Zheng, Steven ;   Suaning, Gregg

Tags Sensory neuroprostheses - Signal and vision processingVirtual reality in rehabilitationHuman performance - Sensory-motor

Simulated prosthetic vision (SPV) in normally sighted subjects is an established way of investigating the prospective efficacy of visual...

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Wayfinding with Simulated Prosthetic Vision: Performance comparison with regular and structure-enhanced renderings

Vergnieux, Victor ;   MacĂ©, Marc Jean-Marie ;   Jouffrais, Christophe

Tags Sensory neuroprostheses - VisualSensory neuroprostheses - Signal and vision processingHuman performance - Cognition

In this study, we used a simulation of upcoming low-resolution visual neuroprostheses to evaluate the benefit of embedded computer vision...

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