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Research Realms

The Center for Neural Engineering (CNE) at Penn State facilitates collaborative research across the boundaries of neuroscience, engineering, and the physical sciences.

Faculty in the center have expertise that falls primarily in four research areas: neural computation; neurophysiology; neurodevices and neurotechnologies; and neural data sciences. Though faculty usually specialize in one category or another, research activities and research collaborations often span multiple areas.

Explore our four research realms below.

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The Penn State Center for Neural Engineering is a large, interdisciplinary research group that brings together neural engineering-focused researchers from the Penn State College of Engineering, the College of Medicine, the Materials Research Institute, and the Eberly College of Science. Chartered in June 2007, the center occupies 22,000 square feet of space in the Millennium Science Complex.

Center for Neural Engineering

Millennium Science Complex

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802