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Jesse Lavin

Class of 2024Demarest, New Jersey


Hello! My name is Jesse and my Polygence project is on neural decoding. I chose to work on this project because I am passionate about neurology and biomedical engineering. After my project is complete, I would like to research another specific topic in the realm of neurology and biology.


  • "Decoding movement direction from a neurons in the motor cortex" with mentor Omar (Sept. 9, 2023)

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Decoding movement direction from a neurons in the motor cortex

Started Feb. 16, 2023

Abstract or project description

Jesse is working on an algorithm to decode the movement direction from a population of neurons in the brain