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CSMS lab team, The Neuromorphic Power Rangers, won the 2015 ECE GSA Kickball tournament!

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Kevin Mazurek has been awarded The Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA). The NRSA is an NIH sponsored predoctoral research training award (F31) which provides support to promising doctoral candidates performing dissertation research and training in scientific health-related fields relevant to the missions of the participating NIH Institutes and Centers (ICs). The overall goal of the NRSA program is to help ensure that a diverse pool of highly trained scientists is available in the appropriate scientific disciplines to address the Nation’s biomedical, behavioral, and clinical research needs.

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Prof. Ralph Etienne-Cummings, Prof. Nitish Thakor, and Dr. Francesco Tenore received the 2012 IEEE-EMBS Outstanding Paper Award for their paper entitled “Asynchronous Decoding of Dexterous Finger Movements Using M1 Neurons” (IEEE Trans. on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, Vol 16, No 1, February 2008). Authors of this work included Vikram Aggarwal, Soumyadipta Acharya Hyun-Chool Shin, and Marc H. Schieber.