Core members



Research Areas

Netoff, Tay

Director of CNE           

Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering Neural modeling, Neural sensing and imaging, Epilepsy
Akkin, Taner

Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Neuroimaging, Retina physiology, Optical imaging

Ashe, James

Professor of Neuroscience

Neural control, Motor learning, Neural modulation

Chen, Wei

Professor of Radiology

Neural imaging, Functional MRI, MRS,

Brain metabolism/ bioenergetics/ function

Durfee, William

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Neural controls, Functional electrical stimulation,

Human-machine interactions

Ebner, Timothy

Professor of Neuroscience

Neural control, Neural modulation, Neural imaging

Engel, Stephen

Professor of Psychology

Neural imaging, Functional MRI, Cognitive neuroscience

Georgopoulos, Apostolos

Professor of Neuroscience and Neurology

Neural control, Neural interfacing, MEG,

Neurophysiology, Cognitive neuroscience

Ghose, Geoffrey

Associate Professor, Department of Radiology

Visually guided behaviors, Cognitive neuroscience

Gillick, Bernadette

Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy

Neurodevelopment, Neuromodulation,

Non-Invasive brain stimulation

Harel, Noam

Associate Professor of Radiology


High field MRI, Neuroimaging, Deep brain stimulation,

Functional MRI (fMRI)

Hayden, Benjamin

Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience

The study of decision-making and executive control

He, Sheng

Professor of Psychology

Visual neuroscience, Cognitive neuroscience,

Neural imaging

Heilbronner, Sarah

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience Anatomy
Henry, Thomas

Professor of Neurology, Director of Epilepsy Center

Cardio, Clinical neurophysiology, Brain imaging,


Johnson, Matthew                 

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Neuromodulation, Neural interfacing, Neural modeling,

Movement disorders

Kersten, Daniel                 

Professor of Psychology

Visual neuroscience, Computational neuroscience,

Cognitive neuroscience, Neuroimaging

Kodandaramaiah, Suhasa                 

Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering

Neural interfacing, Neurotechnologies, Robotics

Krook-Magnuson, Esther                 

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience

Neuronal modulation, Networks, and Disorders

Lamperski, Andrew                 

Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer 

Neural control, Motor learning, Time Perception

Lenglet, Christophe

Assistant Professor at CMRR, Radiology

MRI, Computational Modeling, Neurodegenerative Disorders

Lim, Hubert                 

Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Neural prostheses, Auditory neuroscience, Plasticity

Lim, Kelvin                 

Professor of Psychiatry

Neural imaging, DT-MRI, Neural pathophysiology

Low, Walter                 

Professor of Neurosurgery

Neural stem cells, Neural tissue engineering

Opitz, Alex

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Transcranial Magnetic stimulation

Computational modeling

Parhi, Keshab

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Neural signal processing, Neural modeling, Epilepsy

Redish, David

Professor of Neuroscience

Neural interfacing, Neural control, Neural modulation

Schrater, Paul

Associate Professor, Departments of Psychology and Computer Sciences and Engineering

Bayesian (Belief) Networks, Dynamic Markov Decision Networks, Pattern Theory, Machine Learning, and other topics in statistics and pattern recognition

SwisherSarah L.

Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer  Engineering

Semiconductor materials and devices, Nanocrystal

synthesis and characterization, Flexible electronics,

Biomedical devices

Van de Winckel, Ann

Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy

Functional neuroimaging, Stroke, Neurorehabilitation,

Proprioception, Neural plasticity

Vinogradov, Sophia

Professor and Head of Department of Psychiatry

Neuroengineering, Medical and Biological Imaging

Vitek, Jerrold

Professor of Neurology

Pathophysiology of Parkinson's disease and dystonia,

Deep brain stimulation for neurologic and psychiatric

disorders, Neuromodulation, Mechanisms of deep brain

stimulation, Clinical movement disorders

Widge, Alik

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Neural stimulation treatments for mood, anxiety, and substance disorders.

These include deep brain stimulation, cortical stimulation, and transcranial magnetic stimulation. 

Zhi Yang

Assistant Professor

Neural sensing, Neural stimulation, Neural