6. Biohybrid Circuits: Nanotransducers Linking Cells and Neural Electrodes

  1. Ranu Jung PhD4,5
  1. Linfeng Chen1,
  2. Jining Xie1,
  3. Hargsoon Yoon1,
  4. Malathi Srivatsan2,
  5. Robert E. Harbaugh3 and
  6. Vijay K. Varadan1,3

Published Online: 12 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527639366.ch6

Biohybrid Systems: Nerves, Interfaces, and Machines

Biohybrid Systems: Nerves, Interfaces, and Machines

How to Cite

Chen, L., Xie, J., Yoon, H., Srivatsan, M., Harbaugh, R. E. and Varadan, V. K. (2011) Biohybrid Circuits: Nanotransducers Linking Cells and Neural Electrodes, in Biohybrid Systems: Nerves, Interfaces, and Machines (ed R. Jung), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527639366.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Florida International University, College of Engineering and Computing, Department of Biomedical Engineering, 10555 W. Flagler Street, EC 2602, Miami, FL 33174, USA

  2. 5

    Arizona State University, School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering, Center for Adaptive Neural Systems, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Arkansas, Department of Electrical Engineering, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA

  2. 2

    Arkansas State University, Arkansas Biosciences Institute, Department of Biological Sciences, Jonesboro, AR 72401, USA

  3. 3

    Pennsylvania State Hershey Medical Center, College of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Hershey, PA 17033, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 19 OCT 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527409495

Online ISBN: 9783527639366

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Keywords:

  • electrical signals;
  • microelectrode arrays;
  • neural–electrical interfaces;
  • neuron–nanomaterial interfaces;
  • neural probe;
  • neural recording

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction to Neural–Electrical Interfaces

  • Neural Probes with Nanowires

  • Microelectrode Arrays with Carbon Nanofibers

  • Microelectrode Arrays with Carbon Nanotubes

  • Microelectrode Arrays with Conducting Polymer Nanomaterials

  • Nanoelectrodes for Neural Probes

  • Summary and Future Work

  • References