Annual UCLA Symposium on Neurotechnology

June 2, 2017

8:30 am / 4:00 pm


Wasserman 437 (Norris Global Conference Room, 300 Stein Plaza)

Annual UCLA Symposium on Neurotechnology
Symposium Schedule:n8:30?8:45 Breakfast
8:45?9:00 Introduction to CENT
Nader Pouratian, Dejan Markovic, Nanthia Suthana
9:00?10:20 Session 1: Signal Processing and Algorithms
9:00?9:15 Jonathan Kao, Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering
“Incorporating neural dynamics in brain machine interfaces”
9:20?9:35 Fabien Scalzo, Assistant Professor, Neurology/Computer Science
“Machine learning in Neurovascular care”
9:40?9:55 Tad Blair, Professor, Psychology
“Energy efficient causal filtering for short latency neurofeedback in
implantable devices”
9:55 ?10:05 Discussion
10:05?10:20 Break
10:20?12:00 Session 2: Technology
10:20?10:35 Dejan Markovic, Professor, Electrical Engineering
“Next-­Generation Neurotechnologies”
10:40?10:55 Peyman Golshani, Associate Professor, Neurology
“New generation miniaturized microscopes for imaging network dynamics in
freely moving mice”
11:00 ?11:15 Kate Wassum, Assistant Professor, Psychology
“Advances in neurochemical monitoring”
11:20?11:35 Wentai Liu, Professor, Electrical Engineering
“Title to be Determined”
11:40?12:00 Discussion
12:00?1:00 Lunch
1:00?1:45 Data/IdeaBlitz (1slide-­5 min each)
1:45?3:00 Session 3: Disease states and Applications
1:45?2:00 Nader Pouratian, Associate Professor, Neurosurgery
“Invasive biomarkers of disease and therapeutic stimulation and Parkinson
2:05?2:20 Michele Basso, Professor, Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences
“Title to be Determined”
2:25?2:40 Kalyanam Shivkumar, Professor, Radiology
“Cardiac Neuromodulation”
2:45?3:00 Nanthia Suthana, Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences
“Virtual Reality and Mobile Brain Imaging for Human Clinical and Cognitive
3:05?3:20 Daniel Lu, Associate Professor, Neurosurgery
“Title to be Determined”
3:25?3:40 Discussionn3:40?3:50 Closing Remarks