Connecting Neurons...

Research initiatives score Dunn Awards

Rice Nov 30, 2018

Four teams of scientists at Rice University and other Gulf Coast Consortia (GCC) institutions have earned research seed grants from the John S. Dunn Collaborative Research Awards.

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8th annual Neuroengineering Symposium

Rice Jul 23, 2018

Hosted by the Gulf Coast Consortia's Cluster for NeuroEngineering, the 8th annual Neuroengineering Symposium will be held on October 12. Keynote speaker will be Warren Grill, Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Duke University. A full agenda is forthcoming.

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Neurons ripple while brains rest to lock in memories

Rice Jun 05, 2018

Researchers at Rice University and the University of Michigan develop a computational tool to analyze waves of firing neurons in the hippocampus while animals are at rest and determine which neurons represent the recall or reactivation of patterns linked to specific memories.

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The plot quickens for neurosurgeons

Rice Apr 28, 2018

A team of Rice University students, in collaboration with Dr. Nitin Tandon, have developed a technique to simplify the placement of electrodes in the brains of patients with epilepsy.

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