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Course number and title: EEM255 Neuroengineering
Credits: 4
Instructor(s)-in-charge: Not offered in 2011-12
Course type: Lecture
Required or Elective: A Physical and Wave Electronics course.
Course Schedule:
Lecture: 4 hrs
Lab: 3 hrs
Outside Study: 5 hrs
Office Hours: 2 hrs
Course Assessment:
Homework: Several assignments
Exams: 1 midterm and 1 final
Grading Policy: Typically, 20% homework, 30% midterm, 50% final
Course Prerequisites: MATH 32A, PHY1 B or 6B
Catalog Description: Introduction to principles and technologies of bioelectricity and neural signal recording, processing, and stimulation. Topics include bioelectricity, electrophysiology (action potentials, local field potentials, EEG, ECOG), intracellular and extracellular recording, microelectrode technology, neural signal processing (neural signal frequency bands, filtering, spike detection, spike sorting, stimulation artifact removal), brain-computer interfaces, deep-brain stimulation, and prosthetics.  
Course Website
Topics covered in the course:
Bioelectricity and neural signal recording
Intracellular and extracellular recording
Microelectrode technology
Neural signal processing
Brain-computer interfaces
Deep-brain stimulation
Action potentials
Local field potentials
Will this course involve computer assignments? NO Will this course have TA(s) when it is offered? NO

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