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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
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
Label
Beyond boundaries : the new neuroscience of connecting brains with machines--and how it will change our lives, Miguel Nicolelis
Instantiates
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
Control code
ocn613431963
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
353 p.
Isbn
9780805090529
Lccn
2010028440
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)613431963
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
Control code
ocn613431963
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
353 p.
Isbn
9780805090529
Lccn
2010028440
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)613431963

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