Stentrode - Moving with the Power of Thought


Publication Title
University of Melbourne
Publication/Creation Date
February 8 2016
Creators/Contributors
Terrance OBrien (creator)
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency DARPA (contributor)
Clive May (creator)
Nicholas Opie (creator)
Thomas Oxley (creator)
University Of Melbourne (contributor)
Media Type
Corporate Video
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
Stentrode is the first non-invasive brain implant that targets the motor cortex in order to analyze how the brain processes movement. Funded by DARPA, this project aims to build the first bionic spin therefore providing movement to paralyzed individuals and a plethora of other medical benefits from the knowledge gained from understanding this region of the brain.
HCI Platform
Implantables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Brain
Augments
Moving, Living

Related Collections
Contemporary Telepathics
Date archived
February 10 2016
Last edited
October 19 2017
How to cite this entry
Terrance OBrien, Clive May, Nicholas Opie, Thomas Oxley. (February 8 2016). "Stentrode - Moving with the Power of Thought". University of Melbourne. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/1468