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The Rehabilitation Engineering Laboratory applies robotics, wearable sensor technologies and non-invasive neuroimaging to the exploration, assessment and restoration of sensorimotor function. Our goal is to gain a better understanding of the mechanisms underlying sensorimotor impairment and recovery, in order to promote the latter following neurological injury. A further focus is on the development of assistive technologies for the compensation of remaining deficits, both motor and sensory.

The lab pursues three research lines:

  • Explore: application of engineering tools to the investigation of mechanisms underlying sensorimotor control and recovery following neurological injury
  • Assess: development and validation of technological tools for the quantitative and sensitive characterization of sensorimotor impairments
  • Restore: development and clinical validation of novel therapeutic and assistive tools
Explore, Assess, Restore
 
 
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