Developing a Prosthetic Arm that is Affordable and Controlled by the Brain

We have been researching neural control of hand movements using electroencephalography to determine what information is already present that can be used to further our work and provide proper background for it.Lab-Jodis - 1 (1) We are also currently working on cleaning up and analyzing the data taken last summer.

Subject1_071514_Ch1_Trial1This is an image of the EEG readings that are being analyzed. This data will be used in the article we are currently working on to be published in the near future.

This is a picture of Dr. Jodi Prosise and Mr. Milton on a recent trip to Brazil. 3

She and some engineering students gave him the new arm that she and the students designed for him.

This is the the reason this research and project is so important!


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