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.
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Neuroengineering PhD student Evgeni Sergeev is playing an important role in bionic eye development.
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 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.
Engineering PhD candidate Samantha Lichter from the Melbourne Materials Institute and Bionic Vision Australia spoke to Annie Rahilly from the Voice about her work on the bionic eye project and her support for philanthropy and the Believe Campaign for the University of Melbourne.