Neurotechnology Core  

UF is developing strength in medical approaches to treat clinical disorders with electrical stimulation of relevant neural structures.

 Researcher/Clinician NameTitleDepartmentCoresSpecialties
DaleErica Dale, PhDAssistant ProfessorDepartment of Physiology and Functional GenomicsBasic Breathing Research Core, Neurological Disorders Core, Neurotechnology CoreSpinal stimulation induced phrenic motor plasticity; neurostimulation and functional recovery of breathing capacity after spinal injury
DFDavid Fuller, PhDProfessorDepartment of Physical TherapyBasic Breathing Research Core, Airway Defense Core, Neurological Disorders Core, Neurotherapeutic Oxygen Core, Neurotechnology CoreSpinal stimulation and recovery of breathing activity with opiate-induced respiratory depression and spinal injury; Regulation of airway muscles; Hyperbaric oxygenation, intermittent hypoxia and respiratory plasticity, Pompe disease
GunduzAysegul Gunduz, PhDAssistant ProfessorDepartment of Biomedical EngineeringNeurotechnology CoreSignal processing, deep brain stimulation
JudyJack Judy, PhDDirectorNanoscience Institute for Medical and Engineering TechnologyNeurological Disorders Core, Neurotechnology CoreAdvanced neural-interface technology and systems, autonomic neuroengineering; neuroprosthetics
NapoliNicholas Napoli, PhDAssistant ProfessorDepartment of Electrical and Computer EngineeringNeurotherapeutic Oxygen Core, Neurotechnology CoreHyperbaric oxygenation
OttoKevin Otto, PhDProfessor & Senior Associate ChairDepartment of Biomedical EngineeringNeurological Disorders Core, Neurotechnology CoreNeural interfaces, multi-channel implantable micro devices for neural stimulation, autonomic neuroengineering; neuroprosthetics; spinal/epidural stimulation
OweissKarim Oweiss, PhDProfessorDepartment of Biomedical EngineeringNeurological Disorders Core, Neurotechnology CoreNeuroengineering, cortical compensation for SCI; neural interface design to restore, augment or repair lost sensorimotor function
PrincipeJosé Principe, PhDDistinguished ProfessorDepartment of Electrical and Computer EngineeringNeurotechnology CoreNeural Networks; Digital Signal Processing, Brain Machine Interfaces
SchmidtChristine Schmidt, PhDProfessorDepartment of Biomedical EngineeringNeurological Disorders Core, Neurotechnology CoreNeuroregeneration after peripheral or spinal cord injury
WalterGlenn Walter, PhDProfessorDepartment of Physiology and Functional GenomicsBasic Breathing Research Core, Neurotechnology CoreMRI imaging of respiratory muscles & their plasticity