CORTIVIS: Visual Neuroprosthesis for the Blind featured in “110 Histórias, 110 Objetos” podcast
ELONICA, an interactive demonstrator for the CORTIVIS project, has been featured in the Instituto Superior Técnico podcast “110 Histórias, 110 Objetos”.
CORTIVIS — Cortical Visual Neuroprosthesis for the Blind — is a European venture that ran between 2001 and 2004, involving INESC-ID researchers Leonel Sousa and Pedro Tomás, and was a groundbreaking artificial vision project that involved direct implantation of electrodes in the visual cortex to aid visually-challenged individuals.
Sounds intriguing? Then check out episode 57 of the podcast and find out more.
Photo credits Instituto Superior Técnico.
INESC-ID ESR Talks – February 2023
If you are a masters/PhD student or a postdoctoral fellow, come and present your work in an informal and friendly environment – and savour some tasty snacks!
Individual talks will be 10-15 minutes plus time for feedback. Enroll on your selected date by emailing pedro.ferreira[at]inesc-id.pt.
Happening on the second Wednesday of every month (4pm-5pm):
- 15 February (Alves Redol, Room 9)
- 15 March (Alves Redol, Room 9)
- 12 April (Alves Redol, Room 9)
- 10 May (Alves Redol, Room 9)
- 14 June (Alves Redol, Room 9)
- 12 July (Alves Redol, Room 9)
We hope to see you there!