Connecting Neurons...

"Co-Robots" capture congressional attention

Rice Aug 26, 2016

Marcia O’Malley, professor of mechanical engineering and director of Rice’s Mechatronics and Haptic Interfaces Lab, is featured for her MAHI EXO-II exoskeleton robot which helps heal stroke patients’ affected arms.

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Study aims to explore speech after stroke

Rice Jun 08, 2016

Everyone at one time or another has forgotten the name of that one guy they used to work with, or the restaurant that had that one chocolate dessert they loved. Now imagine not knowing the word at all, or not being able to physically say it.

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O'Malley heads to Capitol Hill

Rice Jun 08, 2016

To promote the progress and promise of collaborative robotics (co-robot) research, the Congressional Robotics Caucus will host an expo on Thursday, June 9, 2016, in Washington, D.C.

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NeuroX: Mini-Symposium 2016

Rice May 10, 2016

Join us on May 25 from 3p-5:30p for a poster session and elevator pitches. Come to learn about Neuro Research at TMC and all it encompasses. In collaboration with the world's largest medical center, we strive to understand the brain at a deeper level, and help it work smarter.

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Unlocking the secrets of intelligence

Rice Mar 22, 2016

Of all the fast and powerful computers in the world, our brain remains by far the most impressive. Now an interdisciplinary team of scientists, led by Baylor College of Medicine, aims to reveal the computational building blocks of our brain and use them to create smarter learning machines.

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