Assistive Peripheral Prosthetic Vision Aids Perception and Mobility in Outdoor Environments: A Virtual-Reality Simulation Study

Zapf, Marc Patrick Hans ;   Boon, Mei-Ying ;   Lovell, Nigel H. ;   Suaning, Gregg

Tags Sensory neuroprostheses - VisualRehabilitation - Virtual realityNeural interfaces - Implantable systems

Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) causes visual field (VF) constriction due to progressive loss of photoreceptors, typically from the retinal periphery...

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Cortical Neural Excitations in Rats in Vivo with using a Prototype of a Wireless Multi-Channel Microstimulation System

Hayashida, Yuki ;   Umehira, Yuuichi ;   Takatani, Kouki ;   Futami, Shigetoshi ;   Kameda, Seiji ;   Kamata, Takatsugu ;   Khan, Arif Ullah ;   Takeuchi, Yoshinori ;   Imai, Masaharu ;   Yagi, Tetsuya

Tags Sensory neuroprosthesesBrain physiology and modelingNeural interfaces - Implantable systems

Understanding neural responses to multi-site electrical stimuli would be of essential importance for developing cortical neural prostheses. In...

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Impact of Monaural Frequency Compression on Binaural Fusion at the Brainstem Level

Klauke, Isabelle ;   Kohl, Manuel ;   Hannemann, Ronny ;   Kornagel, Ulrich ;   Strauss, Daniel J. ;   Corona-Strauss, Farah I.

Tags Sensory neuroprostheses - AuditoryBrain functional imaging - EEGBrain functional imaging - Spatial-temporal dynamics

A classical objective measure for binaural fusion at the brainstem level is the so-called beta-wave of the binaural interaction component...

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Mental Workload Estimations in Unilateral Deafened Children

Cartocci, Giulia ;   Maglione, Anton Giulio ;   Scorpecci, Alessandro ;   Marsella, Pasquale ;   Malerba, Paolo ;   Babiloni, Fabio ;   Di Flumeri, Gianluca ;   Borghini, Gianluca ;   Aricò, Pietro

Tags Sensory neuroprostheses - AuditoryBrain physiology and modeling - Sensory-motorHuman performance - Fatigue

Despite of technological innovations, noisy environments still constitute a challenging and stressful situation for words recognition by hearing...

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Motion Sensitivity Analysis of Retinal Ganglion Cells in Mouse Retina using Natural Visual Stimuli

Wadehn, Federico ;   Schieban, Konrad ;   Nikolic, Konstantin

Tags Sensory neuroprostheses - Signal and vision processingSensory neuroprostheses - VisualNeural signal processing

One of the major objectives in functional studies of the retina is the understanding of neural circuits and identification of the function of...

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Resistivity Profiles of Wild-Type, <i>rd1</i>, and <i>rd10</i> Mouse Retina

Wang, Boshuo ;   Weiland, James

Tags Sensory neuroprostheses - VisualNeural interfaces - Tissue-electrode interfaceNeural interfaces - Implantable systems

Electrical impedance of the retina is a critical factor in retinal prostheses, determining the intraretinal current flow and potential...

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