President, Society for the Neural Control of Movement
Distinguished Professor of Neuroscience
Department of Physiology
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
- The use of micro electrode arrays, chronically implanted in the brains of monkeys, to study the control of reaching and grasping.
- The use of computational methods to study the interactions of populations of neurons during movement and motor learning.
- The representation of limb state in the brainstem and somatosensory cortex.
- The development of neural interfaces for the restoration of movement and somatosensation.