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The Resource Beyond boundaries : the new neuroscience of connecting brains with machines--and how it will change our lives, Miguel Nicolelis

Beyond boundaries : the new neuroscience of connecting brains with machines--and how it will change our lives, Miguel Nicolelis

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Beyond boundaries : the new neuroscience of connecting brains with machines--and how it will change our lives
Title
Beyond boundaries
Title remainder
the new neuroscience of connecting brains with machines--and how it will change our lives
Statement of responsibility
Miguel Nicolelis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on ground-breaking brain research to assess the potential of thought-controlled machines, which may enable significant technological advances in areas ranging from health care and manufacturing to global communication and space exploration
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nicolelis, Miguel A. L
Dewey number
003/.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF441
LC item number
.N494 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brain-computer interfaces
  • Thought and thinking
  • Neurosciences
  • Brain
  • Machinery
Label
Beyond boundaries : the new neuroscience of connecting brains with machines--and how it will change our lives, Miguel Nicolelis
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What is thinking? -- Brainstorm chasers -- The simulated body -- Listening to the cerebral symphony -- How rats escape from cats -- Freeing aurora's brain -- Self control -- A mind's voyage around the real world -- The man whose body was a plane -- Shaping and sharing minds -- The monster hidden in the brain -- Computing with a relativistic brain -- Back to the stars
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
353 p.
Isbn
9780805090529
Lccn
2010028440
Other control number
9780805090529
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky231950946
  • (OCoLC)613431963
  • 799304
Label
Beyond boundaries : the new neuroscience of connecting brains with machines--and how it will change our lives, Miguel Nicolelis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What is thinking? -- Brainstorm chasers -- The simulated body -- Listening to the cerebral symphony -- How rats escape from cats -- Freeing aurora's brain -- Self control -- A mind's voyage around the real world -- The man whose body was a plane -- Shaping and sharing minds -- The monster hidden in the brain -- Computing with a relativistic brain -- Back to the stars
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
353 p.
Isbn
9780805090529
Lccn
2010028440
Other control number
9780805090529
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky231950946
  • (OCoLC)613431963
  • 799304

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