UppTalk Weekly: Brain machine interface and the age of cyborgs

  • Date: –12:30
  • Location: https://uu-se.zoom.us/j/63743567216
  • Lecturer: Robin Augustine, Associate Professor in Medical Engineering at the Deparment of Electrical Engineering
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  • Organiser: UppTalk Weekly, en del av teknisk- naturvetenskapliga fakultetens digitala kompetensutvecklingsinitiativ för alumner och samhället
  • Contact person: Lina Sors Emilsson
  • Phone: 018-471 2138
  • Seminarium

Imagine that a chip implant in your head could make your thoughts control prosthetic parts of your bodies. This sound like a total utopian fantasy but actually, it is not. Meet Robin Augustine, Associate Professor in Medical Engineering, who is working in an EU project where researchers are taking the first steps towards making this a reality and the age of cyborgs.

Link to zoom: https://uu-se.zoom.us/j/63743567216

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UppTalk Weekly is a popular science seminar series via Zoom where you get to enjoy interesting conversations and interdisciplinary panel discussions with researchers from Uppsala University every Tuesday at lunch. The conversations revolve around socially relevant topics and where you as an audience have the opportunity to ask questions to our researchers. UppTalk Weekly is a part of the Faculty for Science and Technology’s online continuing education initiative for alumni and society.

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