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Dayo Adewole co-founder of InstaHub

Dayo Adewole, Ph.D. candidate and trainee to Dr. Brian Litt’s NaM T32 Training Grant has co-founded the innovative company InstaHub along with co-founder Michael Wong. InstaHub is an automated system that uses machine learning to turn off light switches and help users lower energy expenses as well as their carbon footprint.  Dayo and Michael have participated […]

BE Graduate Group Research Symposium

The Department of Bioengineering hosted the Bioengineering Graduate Group Research Symposium on Tuesday, January 8th. The event was organized with the help of P.h.D student and lab member Brittany Scheid (right) who acted as Co-Chair. Ph.D. student and lab member Nicolette Driscoll (left) gave a talk titled “Carbon nanomaterials for neural interfaces” which was awarded 2nd place out of […]

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Dr. Litt as Invited Speaker at the 2018 MRS Fall Meeting

Dr. Brian Litt has been chosen as an Invited Speaker at this year’s Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting in Boston, MA. The title of his talk is Engineering the Next Generation of Neurodevices—New Materials and Clinical Translation. Abstract: The incidence of neurological disorders like epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease, stroke, dementia, addiction, and major mental illness is […]

Preya Shah

Preya Shah to Present Doctoral Dissertation Defense

The Department of Bioengineering at the University of Pennsylvania and Dr. Brian Litt are pleased to announce the Doctoral Dissertation Defense of Preya Shah. Title: Quantitative multimodal mapping of seizure networks in drug-resistant epilepsy Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018 Time: 2:30pm Location: Raisler Lounge, Room 225 Towne Building The public is welcome to attend.

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