Jonathan Viventi recipient of 2012 Taking Flight Award

Jonathan Viventi, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been selected to receive a 2012 Taking Flight Award, which includes a $100,000 grant, from the Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE) foundation. The American Epilepsy Society announced the honor at its annual meeting. Funding is for 1 year, starting on January 1, and will support the research of responsive, patterned stimulation to abort or prevent seizures using high-resolution active electrode arrays.

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