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Brain-Computer Interface

May 20, 2021: This Brain-Controlled Robotic Arm Can Twist, Grasp—and Feel - Wired

May 20, 2021: Scientists Bring The Sense Of Touch To A Robotic Arm - NPR

Aug 28, 2020: The Brain Implants That Could Change Humanity - The New York Times

Nov 26, 2018: Degrees of Freedom - The New Yorker

Jan 9, 2018: Online correction improves robotic arm control - MedicalPhysicsWeb

Apr 3, 2017: BCI research wins STAT Madness Bracket

Oct 14, 2016: Obama Geeks Out Over a Brain-Controlled Robotic Arm That ‘Feels’ - Wired

Oct 13, 2016: In a medical first, brain implant allows paralyzed man to feel again - Washington Post

Oct 13, 2016: Brain Chip Helps Paralyzed Man Feel His Fingers - NBC News

Feb 23, 2015: Pitt Developing Technology to Allow Amputees to Feel with Prosthetic Limbs - WESA

Dec 16, 2014: Pittsburgh area mom makes medical history with robotic arm - Pittsburgh Tribune Review

Dec 16, 2014: Thumbs Up: Mind-Controlled Robot Arm Wins at Rock-Paper-Scissors - NBC News

Dec 30, 2012: Breakthrough: Robotic limbs moved by the mind - 60 Minutes

Nov 11, 2011: Paralyzed man uses mind-powered robot arm to touch - USA Today

Oct 10, 2011: Brain linked to robotic hand; success hailed - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Feb 19, 2011: Machines That Run on Human Thoughts - Science

Feb 17, 2011: Pitt to test brain implants in paralyzed patients - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Feb 17, 2011: Pitt to study 'brain-computer interface' for paralyzed patients - Pittsburgh Tribune Review

Feb 17, 2011: Physicists move one step closer to mind control - c|net

Feb 17, 2011: Pitt gives thought to helping paralyzed people - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette