BER Performance of Implant-To-Air High-Speed UWB Data Communications for Neural Recording Systems

Bahramiabrghouei, Hadi ;   Gosselin, Benoit ;   Mirbozorgi, Seyedabdollah ;   Rusch, Leslie Ann

Tags Neural interfaces - Implantable systemsNeural signals - Information theoryNeural interfaces - Neural microsystems and interface engineering

Implant-to-air ultra-wideband communication systems are interesting for neural recording systems due to their low power consumption and high...

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Capacity of UWB Wireless Channel for Neural Recording Systems

El Khaled, Mohamad ;   Rusch, Leslie Ann ;   Gosselin, Benoit ;   Bahramiabrghouei, Hadi

Tags Neural interfaces - Implantable systemsNeural signals - Information theoryBrain-computer/machine interface

Ultra wide-band (UWB) short-range communication systems are valuable in medical technology, particularly for implanted devices, due to their...

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Modular Assembly Concept for 3D Neural Probe Prototypes Offering High Freedom of Design and Alignment Precision

Barz, Falk ;   Paul, Oliver ;   Ruther, Patrick

Tags Neural interfaces - Microfabrication technologiesNeural interfaces - Neural microsystems and interface engineeringNeural interfaces - Implantable systems

The new assembly technology developed in this research provides a means to extend planar intracortical neural probes with one-dimensional...

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Multichannel Wireless ECoG Array ASIC Devices

DeMichele, Glenn ;   Cogan, Stuart ;   Troyk, Philip ;   Chen, Hongnan ;   Hu, Zhe

Tags Neurological disorders - EpilepsyNeural interfaces - Bioelectric sensorsNeural interfaces - Implantable systems

Surgical resection of epileptogenic foci is often a beneficial treatment for patients suffering debilitating seizures arising from intractable...

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Polymer-Metal Two Step Sealing Concept for Hermetic Neural Implant Packages

Kohler, Fabian ;   Kiele, Patrick ;   Ordonez, Juan Sebastian ;   Stieglitz, Thomas ;   Schuettler, Martin

Tags Neural interfaces - Implantable systemsNeural interfaces - Microfabrication technologiesBrain-computer/machine interface

In this paper, we introduce a technique for double-sealed ceramic packages for the long-term protection of implanted electronics against body...

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Towards Addressable Wireless Microstimulators Based on Electronic Rectification of Epidermically Applied Currents

Becerra-Fajardo, Laura ;   Ivorra, Antoni

Tags Neural interfaces - Implantable systemsMotor neuroprostheses - Neuromuscular stimulationWearable systems for neurorehabilitation

Electrical stimulation has been explored to restore the capabilities of the nervous system in paralysis patients. This area of research and of...

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