Cannon Room, HMS Quad
Speaker: James J. Collins, PhD
Title: “Tuning up your patients: noise-enhanced human function.”
Question: How can we improve human balance control and sensory function?
Quantitative Method: Stochastic resonance and noise-based sensory prosthetics.
Medical Impact: This work has led to the creation of a new class of medical devices to address complications resulting from diabetic neuropathy, restore brain function following stroke, and improve elderly balance.
Speaker URL: http://www.bu.edu/abl/