Publications

Leveraging Open Hardware to Alleviate the Burden of COVID-19 on Global Health Systems

With the current rapid spread of COVID-19, global health systems are increasingly overburdened by the sheer number of people that need …

LED Zappelin′: An open source LED controller for arbitrary spectrum visual stimulation and optogenetics during 2-photon imaging.

Two-photon (2P) microscopy is a cornerstone technique in neuroscience research. However, combining 2P imaging with spectrally arbitrary …

An arbitrary-spectrum spatial visual stimulator for vision research

Visual neuroscientists require accurate control of visual stimulation. However, few stimulator solutions simultaneously offer high …

An arbitrary-spectrum spatial visual stimulator for vision research

Visual neuroscientists require accurate control of visual stimulation. However, few stimulator solutions simultaneously offer high …

Building and hacking open source hardware

The first edition of the Aspects of Neuroscience Brainhack took place at the Department of Physics at University of Warsaw, Poland …

First advanced open labware workshop and rapid prototyping solutions for research challenges in Africa

We report on a workshop based on open source principles to implement innovative solutions for laboratories and science applications in …

Haves and have nots must find a better way: The case for open scientific hardware

Many efforts are making science more open and accessible; they are mostly concentrated on issues that appear before and after …

Implementation of a Novel Educational Course to Teach 3D Printing, Circuit Design, and Programming to PhD Candidates in Nigeria

This paper aims to describe the need for a course that teaches open source principles, 3D printing, and programming to researchers in …

Open Labware: 3-D Printing Your Own Lab Equipment

The introduction of affordable, consumer-oriented 3-D printers is a milestone in the current “maker movement,” which has been heralded …

Beyond GLMs: A Generative Mixture Modeling Approach to Neural System Identification

Generalized linear models (GLMs) represent a popular choice for the probabilistic characterization of neural spike responses. While …

Functional analysis of ultra high information rates conveyed by rat vibrissal primary afferents

Sensory receptors determine the type and the quantity of information available for perception. Here, we quantified and characterized …

Impaired c-Fos and Polo-Like Kinase 2 Induction in the Limbic System of Fear-conditioned α-Synuclein Transgenic Mice

α-Synuclein (αSYN) is genetically and neuropathologically linked to a spectrum of neurodegenerative diseases including Parkinson’s …