Spatio-temporal Compressive sensing Active Pixel Sensor (SCAPS)
A low power high frame rate camera with improved SNR and motion blur.
Wireless Biotelemetry Using Ultra-wideband Communications
Design/Test an implantable UWB wireless transceiver and antenna used for biotelemetry.
Closed-loop Compressed Sensing System for Neural Recording
Recovery algorithm, sensing matrix design, dictionary learning and circuit design for an energy efficient compressed sensing system for neural recording.
Dynamic Proto-object Based Visual Saliency Model
A bottom-up, object-based saliency model that considers temporal change for computing a dynamic visual saliency map.
Integrate-and-Fire Array Transceiver for Image Processing
Neuromorphic chip using an event-based communication protocol for performing image processing tasks for aerial vehicles under low-power and small-size constraints.
Active Ultrasound Pattern Injection System (AUSPIS)
An ultrasound tool tracking system with active echo elements, mid-plane detection, time/frequency modulation and arbitrary pattern injection functions.
A “micro-bead” that allows for neural recording, stimulation and telemetry
A micro-scale implantable bead that is small enough (<100 µm in diameter) so that multiple devices, potentially swarms of them, can be “injected” into the brain at different locations for neural recording and stimulation.
Design of a neuroprosthetic device that will re-enable locomotion in paraplegic individuals
Design and implementation of a bio-processing microsystem
Color Glove for the Blind
Development of a color glove that allows the visually-impaired to sense color from their finger tips
Estimating Salience Using Wavelet Domain Entropy
A saliency model that estimates salience (the likelihood of attention) based on the entropy in an image
High sensitivity imagers for functional imaging
Design and implementation of a CMOS imager for head-mounted functional imaging in awake and behaving animals.
Integrate-and-Fire Array Transceiver
An array of integrate and fire silicon neurons with an Address-Event Representation (AER) interface.
Mobile Vision Enhancement System
Human factors in the design of vision enhancement systems
Design of a reconfigurable and adaptive integrated microcontroller for minimally invasive surgery
Neural Cross Correlation Engine
Design of a low-power neuromorphic circuit that uses silicon neurons to produce a cross-correlation function for a pair of input signals
Neuromorphic Object Recognition
Design of an autonomous, continuous-time visual system that emulates object recognition in the primate visual cortex.
Normal Optical Flow Imager
A CMOS imager that computes the optical flow of the image.
Optical Flow for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Navigation
Using a two dimensional optical flow sensor to aid navigation of an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle in GPS denied environments
Optimization of Neural Networks
Configuring spiking neural networks using genetic algorithms
Single-Chip Stereo Imager
A stereo vision IC, including two APS imagers and video-rate depth-computation circuitry on one chip.
Single Ping Ultrasonic Scene Mapping
Development of an ultrasonic echolocation sensor for use on board a micro-Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
Ultrasonic Imaging Array
Design and optimization of a tissue specific ultrasonic transducer micro-array