ECSE 517 Neural Prosthetic Systems (3 credits)

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Offered by: Electrical & Computer Engr (Faculty of Engineering)


Electrical Engineering : Selected topics in bioengineering focusing on the principles of neural prosthetics systems (brain machine interfaces). Paralysis as a communication problem. Motor control theory receptive fields. Electrical properties of the central nervous system, modern measurement technologies, encoding and mutual information, statistical data analysis, decoding and thought prediction.

Terms: Fall 2016

Instructors: Wissam Musallam (Fall)

  • Prerequisites: ECSE 303 or ECSE 306 and ECSE 305 or permission of instructor

  • Restriction: Accessible only to Honours Electrical Engineering students and Graduate students in Engineering