Post Tagged with: "Bionic Vision Australia"

Modelling the Visual Cortex with Parvin Zarei
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Modelling the Visual Cortex with Parvin Zarei

Parvin Zarei, Biomedical Engineering PhD student at the University of Melbourne, is modelling how the visual cortex perceives motion transparency with Bionic Vision Australia. For her PhD, Parvin is creating a model to understand how the visual cortex, the part of the brain that enables us to see the world around us, interprets motion transparency.

Future vision for Australia’s bionic eye
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Future vision for Australia’s bionic eye

With the aid of a $1 million dollar grant from the federal government, the bionic eye project is about to take a big leap forward, with trials moving from the laboratory into the home.

Using Shape to Restore Vision, with PhD student Evgeni Sergeev
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Using Shape to Restore Vision, with PhD student Evgeni Sergeev

Neuroengineering PhD student Evgeni Sergeev is playing an important role in bionic eye development.

World class science made in Melbourne: Bionic Eye featured in The Age
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World class science made in Melbourne: Bionic Eye featured in The Age

The Age has compiled a feature article listing Melbourne’s leading science and technology innovations. At the top of the list is the Bionic Eye; in particular, the University of Melbourne materials researchers who are researching the use of diamonds to house the microchip inside the bionic eye.

Engineering PhD student Kerry Halupka discusses her work at Bionic Vision Australia
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Engineering PhD student Kerry Halupka discusses her work at Bionic Vision Australia

Engineering PhD student Kerry Halupka has always been passionate about vision, ever since her mother was diagnosed with a very rare eye condition. She talks about her work on the Bionic Eye in a podcast interview from Bionic Vision Australia.

Bionic eye teams receive a boost
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Bionic eye teams receive a boost

Australian researchers welcome the Federal Government’s announcement of a funding extension for bionic eye research.