People

Jonathan Wolpaw, M.D.
NCAN Director, Research Physician

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

William Z. Rymer, MD, PhD

Professor of Physical Medicine,
Rehabilitation & Physiology


Vice President for Research
at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago


Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University

Rymer website
Kip A. Ludwig, Ph.D.

Associate Director of Technology
Neural Engineering Laboratory
Mayo Clinic Rochester

Ludwig website
Hilton Kaplan, MBBCh FCSSA PhD

Associate Research Professor
New Jersey Center for Biomaterials
Rutgers, State University of New Jersey

Kaplan website
Charles J. Robinson, DSc

Director of the Center for Rehabilitation Engineering Science & Technology
Dept. Electrical & Computer Engineering
Clarkson University


Professor, Herman L Shulman Endowed Chair
Rehabilitation Engineering Science & Technology
Dept. Electrical & Computer Engineering
Clarkson University

Robinson website
Carolee J. Winstein, PhD, PT, FAPTA

Professor of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy
Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy
Laboratory of Motor Behavior and Neurorehabilitation
University of Southern California

Winstein website
Diane M. Ray
Administrative Assistant

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

518-852-9103
Aiko Thompson, Ph.D.
TR&D 1 Leader

Associate Professor
Barbara S. Christie Evoked Potential Operant Conditioning Laboratory
Dept. Health Sciences and Research
College of Health Professions
Medical University of South Carolina

Collaborative project description
Peter Brunner, M.S., Ph.D.
TR&D 2 Leader, Assistant Professor

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208


Department of Neurology
Albany Medical College

Alessandro Vato, Ph.D.
TR&D 3 Leader

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Dr. Vato's website
Bruce Herron, Ph.D.
Research Scientist

Wadsworth Center, NYS Dept Health
Center for Medical Sciences
150 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY 12208

518-473-6033
Herron website
Jonathan Carp, Ph.D.
Research Scientist

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

C. Steven Carmack, M.S.
Senior Hardware/Software Engineer

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Xiang Yang Chen, Ph.D.
Research Scientist

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Sue Heckman, MS OT/L, MS Ed.
Clinical Research Specialist

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Jeremy Hill, Ph.D.
Research Scientist

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Lynn M. McCane, M.S.
Research Scientist

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Jeremy Hill, Ph.D.
Research Scientist

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

James Norton, Ph.D.
Research Scientist

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Theresa Vaughan, B.A.
Research Scientist

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Lu Chen
Assistant Research Scientist

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Qiufan Tao
Laboratory Technician

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Xinxin Yang
Laboratory Technician

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Collaborators
David Reinkensmeyer, Ph.D.
Collaborative Project: Stroke BCI-based EEG Rehabilitation


Professor
Dept. Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Dept. Anatomy and Neurobiology
Dept. Biomedical Engineering
University of California, Irvine

Reinkensmeyer website, NCAN project description
Ellyn Riley, Ph.D.
Collaborative Project: BCI-based Aphasia Rehabilitation

Associate Professor
Dept. Communication Sciences & Disorders
Syracuse University


Assistant Research Professor
Dept. Neurology
SUNY Upstate Medical University

Riley website, NCAN project description
James Morizio, Ph.D.
Collaborative Project: Wireless Reflex Conditioning System

General Manager
Triangle BioSystems, Inc.


Adjunct Associate Professor
Dept. Electrical and Computer Engineering
Duke University

Morizio website, NCAN project description
Kathleen M. Friel, Ph.D.
Collaborative Project: Reflex Conditioning in Cerebral Palsy

Lab Director
Clinical Laboratory for Early Brain Injury Recovery
Burke Neurological Institute


Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
Brain and Mind Research Institute
Weill Cornell Medicine


Co-Director of Research
Director of Cerebral Palsy Research
Blythedale Children's Hospital

Friel website, NCAN project description
Nancy Kanwisher, Ph.D.
Collaborative Project: Cortical Connectivity by DTI and Stimulation

Investigator
McGovern Institute


Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience
Dept. Brain and Cognitive Sciences
MIT

Kanwisher website, NCAN project description
Robert Knight, M.D.
Collaborative Project: Decoding the Prefrontal Cortex

Professor
Depts. Psychology and Neuroscience
University of California, Berkeley

Knight website, NCAN project description
Hohyun Cho, Ph.D.
Post-doctoral Associate

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Guangye Li
Visiting Ph.D. Candidate

Center for Medical Science
Wadsworth Center
New York State Dept. Health

518-898-4501
Jennifer Barnes, Ph.D.
Visiting Research Scientist

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208



Shubhada Joshi, Ph.D.
Visiting Research Scientist

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Tao Xie
Visiting Ph.D. Candidate

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208


Depts. Mechanical and Electronic Engineering
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Shanghai, China

518-898-2893
Amin Nourmohammadi, M.Sc.
Ph.D Candidate

Dept. Biomedical Sciences
SUNY Albany School of Public Health

National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

James Swift, M.Sc.E.
Ph.D Candidate

Dept. Biomedical Sciences
SUNY Albany School of Public Health


National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Markus Adamek, M.Sc.
Ph.D. Student

Division of Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Washington University in Saint Louis

Department of Neurosurgery
Washington University in Saint Louis

Timothy Fake
Ph.D Candidate

Dept. Biomedical Sciences
SUNY Albany School of Public Health


National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies
Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
113 Holland Ave, Albany, NY 12208

Alumni
Graduate Students

Joshua Fialkoff, Will Coon, Adriana de Pesters, Ladan Moheimanian

Visiting Scientists

Brendan Allison, Nick Anderson, Andreas Dantele, Gregor Fabiani, Helene Floriach, Jan Kubanek, Gregor Malischnig, Peter Mandl, Juergen Metzler, Jakob Miklautz, Kai Miller, Ursula Mochty, Juan Carlos Montes-Castillo, Juerg Moser, Markus Neuper, Javier Temprano, Zuoguan Wang, Lawrence Crowther, Sivylla Paraskevopoulou

Undergraduate Students

Sean Austin, Richmund Fries, Paul Ignatenko, Sanandeesh Kamat, Chuizheng Kong, Nicholas Mathias, Griffin Milsap, Kathleen Sheridan

 

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