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VINSE Colloquium: Dr. Jacob Robinson, 03/20/24

Posted by on Monday, October 30, 2023 in Events, News.

Vanderbilt Institute of Nanoscale Science and Engineering Colloquium

191204_Neuroengineering_Portraits-0028-2-1_0Jacob Robinson
Professor, Rice University
Co-Founder and CEO, Motif Neurotech

Manipulating brain states with miniature neurotech

03.20.24  |  4:10PM  |  134 Featheringill Hall

Bio. Jacob Robinson is a Professor in Electrical & Computer Engineering and Bioengineering at Rice University where his group develops miniature technologies to manipulate and monitor neural circuit activity. Prof. Robinson received a B.S. in Physics from UCLA, a Ph.D. in Applied Physics from Cornell University, and completed Postdoctoral training in the Chemistry Department at Harvard. He previously served as the co-chair of the IEEE Brain Initiative and a core member of the IEEE Brain Neuroethics working group and is currently a member of the IEEE EMBS AdCom. In addition to his academic work, Dr. Robinson is the co-founder and CEO of Motif Neurotech, which is developing minimally invasive bioelectronics to treat mental health disorders.

Host: Daniel Gonzales

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