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Andrianna A

- Research Program Mentor

PhD Doctor of Philosophy candidate


Biomedical engineering, neural recording, neural stimulation, mathematical models of the body

Project ideas

Project ideas are meant to help inspire student thinking about their own project. Students are in the driver seat of their research and are free to use any or none of the ideas shared by their mentors.

Can You Hear Me Now?: Current Steering to Improve Hearing with a Cochlear Implant

Using only one neural stimulator can cause electrical current to spread and unintentionally activate other regions but multiple stimulators can "steer" current in the right path. Build a model of current steering in a cochlear implant (inner ear implant that restores hearing) to reduce distortion in samples of speech.

Coding skills

MATLAB, Python, C++

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