Self-clearing catheters

Hydrocephalus is a debilitating neurological disorder caused by abnormal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid in the brain. We are building self-clearing ventricular catheters using implantable magnetic microactuators to improve treatment for hydrocephalus patients. Tell me more…

Self-clearing catheters

Hydrocephalus is a debilitating neurological disorder caused by abnormal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid in the brain. We are building self-clearing ventricular catheters using implantable magnetic microactuators to improve treatment for hydrocephalus patients. Tell me more…


MEMS-Enabled Implants

Medical device companies are constantly looking for ways to automate and simplify manufacturing processes to reduce cost. At the same time, patients and doctors want new and advanced features from medical devices. We are developing novel processing technologies to integrate microscale sensors into existing medical device manufacturing processes. Tell me more…

MEMS-Enabled Implants

Medical device companies are constantly looking for ways to automate and simplify manufacturing processes to reduce cost. At the same time, patients and doctors want new and advanced features from medical devices. We are developing novel processing technologies to integrate microscale sensors into existing medical device manufacturing processes. Tell me more…


Neurostimulation safety

Electrical stimulation of nervous system is now widely used to treat various neurological issues such as chronic pain, hearing and visual impairments, dystonia, epilepsy, etc. We are investigating with multiple collaborators in industry and academia to better understand the mechanism behind electrical stimulation of nervous system to ensure safety and efficacy of these devices. Tell me more…

Neurostimulation safety

Electrical stimulation of nervous system is now widely used to treat various neurological issues such as chronic pain, hearing and visual impairments, dystonia, epilepsy, etc. We are investigating with multiple collaborators in industry and academia to better understand the mechanism behind electrical stimulation of nervous system to ensure safety and efficacy of these devices. Tell me more…