Faculty

Bijan Pesaran, PhD

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Robert A. Groff, M.D. Professor of Teaching and Research in Neurosurgery II
Department: Neurosurgery
Graduate Group Affiliations

Contact information
Richards Medical Research Building
B704
Philadelphia, PA
Education:
B.A.(Hons) (Physics and Theoretical Physics)
University of Cambridge, 1995.
PhD (Physics)
California Institute of Technology, 2002.
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Description of Research Expertise

Systems neuroscience
Sensory-motor integration
Neural Engineering
Brain-machine interfaces
Electrophysiology
Multiphoton microscopy
Neural data science

Selected Publications

Hamidreza Abbaspourazad, Eray Erturk, Bijan Pesaran and Maryam M. Shanechi: Dynamical flexible inference of nonlinear latent structures in neural population activity. Nature Biomedical Engineering 2024.

d. Nho YH, Rolle CE, Topalovic U, Shivacharan RS, Cunningham TN, Hiller S, Batista D, Feng A, Espil FM, Kratter IH, Bhati MT, Kellogg M, Raslan AM, Williams NR, Garnett J, Pesaran B, Oathes DJ, Suthana N, Barbosa DAN, Halpern CH: Responsive deep brain stimulation guided by ventral striatal electrophysiology of obsession durably ameliorates compulsion. Neuron 2024.

Ahmadipour P, Sani OG, Pesaran B, Shanechi MM: Multimodal subspace identification for modeling discrete-continuous spiking and field potential population activity. J Neural Eng 2024.

Taesung Jung, Nanyu Zeng, Jason D. Fabbri, Guy Eichler, Zhe Li, Konstantin Willeke, Katie E. Wingel, Agrita Dubey, Rizwan Huq, Mohit Sharma, Yaoxing Hu, Girish Ramakrishnan, Kevin Tien, Paolo Mantovani, Abhinav Parihar, Heyu Yin, Denise Oswalt, Alexander Misdorp, Ilke Uguz, Tori Shinn, Gabrielle J. Rodriguez, Cate Nealley, Ian Gonzales, Michael Roukes, Jeffrey Knecht, Daniel Yoshor, Peter Canoll, Eleonora Spinazzi, Luca P. Carloni, Bijan Pesaran, Saumil Patel, Brett Youngerman, R. James Cotton, Andreas Tolias, Kenneth L. Shepard: Stable, chronic in-vivo recordings from a fully wireless subdural-contained 65,536-electrode brain-computer interface device. Biorxiv 2024.

Eric H Pollmann, Heyu Yin, Ilke Uguz, Agrita Dubey, Katie Elizabeth Wingel, John S Choi, Sajjad Moazeni, Yatin Gilhotra, Victoria A Pavlovsky, Adam Banees, Vivek Boominathan, Jacob Robinson, Ashok Veeraraghavan, Vincent A Pieribone, Bijan Pesaran*, Kenneth L Shepard*: Subdural CMOS optical probe (SCOPe) for bidirectional neural interfacing. Nature Electronics 2024.

Nitin Sadras, Bijan Pesaran, Maryam M Shanechi : Event detection and classification from multimodal time series with application to neural data. J Neural Eng 2024.

Khazali MF, Wong YT, Dean HL, Hagan MA, Fabiszak MM, Pesaran B: Putative cell-type-specific multiregional mode in posterior parietal cortex during coordinated visual behavior Neuron 2023.

Eric H. Pollmann, Heyu Yin, Ilke Uguz, Agrita Dubey, Katie Elizabeth Wingel, John S Choi, Sajjad Moazeni, Yatin Gilhotra, Victoria A. Pavlovsky, Adam Banees, Vivek Boominathan, Jacob Robinson, Ashok Veeraraghavan, Vincent A. Pieribone, Bijan Pesaran, Kenneth L. Shepard: Subdural CMOS optical probe (SCOPe) for bidirectional neural interfacing. bioRxiv 2 2023.

Song C, Hsieh HL, Pesaran B, Shanechi M: Modeling and inference methods for switching regime-dependent dynamical systems with multiscale neural observations. J Neural Eng 2023.

Dubey A, Markowitz DA, Pesaran B: Top-down control of exogenous attentional selection is mediated by beta coherence in prefrontal cortex Biorxiv 2023.

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Last updated: 07/12/2024
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