Press

10/01/13 – Challenge Accepted: A Team of Professors Combine Their Expertise to Save Lives

09/23/13 – NYU Announces Winners of “Grand Challenge” Science Competition

03/01/12 – Seizures in Focus – Viventi Research Captures Views of the Brain during Seizure

11/30/11 – livescience, “Ultrathin, Foldable Sensors Probe Secrets of the Brain”

11/18/11 – MIT Technology Review, “An Ultrathin Brain Implant Monitors Seizures”

11/16/11 – International Business Times, “Flexible Silicon Implants Provide New Interface for Studying Brain Diseases”

11/15/11 – Discovery News, “Flexible Brain Implant Could Treat Epilepsy”

11/15/11 – Futurity, “Sensor brings epileptic brain into focus”

11/14/11 – DailyTech, “Adjustable Brain Implant Could Identify Seizure Origins, Shut it Down”

11/14/11 – EE Times, “Ultrathin flexible electrode array enables unprecedented look at brain activity”

11/14/11 – Newsworks, “Penn researcher helps develop flexible, implantable brain-imaging device”

11/13/11 – NINDS, “Ultrathin flexible brain implant offers unique look at seizures in NIH-funded research”

03/08/11 – The New York Times, “The Reinvention of Silk”

12/01/10 – Wired Magazine, “Top 25 New Ideas for 2010”

10/30/10 – Discover Magazine, “How to Plug in a Brain”

07/21/10 – Slate, “Soon You May Have Silk in Your Brain

05/06/10 – The Economist, “Silky circuits”

05/06/10 – Nanotechweb, “Silk helps make bio-integrated electronics”

04/26/10 – Chemical and Engineering News, “Silken Electronics”

04/22/10 – Nature, “Electronics on the Brain”

04/22/10 – Slashdot, “Ultrathin Silk-Based Brain Implants”

04/20/10 – CNET News, “Ultrathin silk-based electrodes as brain implants”

04/19/10 – Popular Science, “Silicon Shrinkwrap Melts Smoothly Onto Cat Brain to Monitor Activity in Real Time”

04/19/10 – Engadget, “Scientists develop implants that melt onto the surface of the brain”

04/19/10 – Wired Magazine, “Ultrathin Silk-Based Electronics Make Better Brain Implants”

04/19/10 – Yahoo News, “Silk brain implant could aid spinal injuries, epilepsy”

04/19/10 – R&D Magazine, “It’s not your brain melting, it’s your brain implant”

04/18/10 – MSNBC, “Silk implant could aid spinal injuries, epilepsy”

04/18/10 – ABC News, “Silk forms 'intimate' brain connection”

04/18/10 – NIH News, “A Brain-Recording Device that Melts into Place”

04/18/10 – Reuters, “Silk brain implant could aid spinal injuries, epilepsy”

03/26/10 – ModernMedicine, “Device Maps Electrical Activity of Beating Heart”

03/26/10 – Nanotechnology Now, “Flexible electronics could help put off-beat hearts back on rhythm”

03/25/10 – CNET News, “Giving arrhythmic hearts a hug”

03/24/10 – BusinessWeek, “New Sensors Stick to Organs to Monitor Health”

03/24/10 – UPI, “Flexible silicon medical device created”

01/26/10 – New Electronics Magazine – Cover Article, “Silicon gets silky”

11/20/09 – Wired Magazine, “The Illustrated Man: How LED Tattoos Could Make Your Skin a Screen”

11/03/09 – MIT Technology Review, “Implantable Silicon-Silk Electronics”