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Research Building for Brain-Machine Interfaces

April 24, 2015

The Science Council has given the University of Freiburg’s proposal for a new research building for the “Freiburg Institute for Machine-Brain Interfacing Technology” (IMBIT) an outstanding evaluation and has recommended the project for funding. The State of Baden-Württemberg and the University of Freiburg have agreed to provide 36.77 million euros for the new research building together with the federal government as part of the program “Research Buildings at Universities.”  

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To Go or Not to Go


Platinum-nanograss – powerful twist on traditional material

August, 2015

New publication: Nanostructured platinum grass enables superior impedance reduction for neural microelectrodes

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To Go or Not to Go


Amongst Nobel Laureates

July 3, 2015

BrainLinks-BrainTools is present at the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting 2015 (Project Störung/הפרעה)

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Fine Tuning in the Brain

July 1, 2015

Researchers develop a computer model to explain how nerve cell connections form in the visual cortex

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BrainLinks-BrainTools aims to develop medical technology that directly interacts with the nervous system. In view of this aim, BrainLinks-BrainTools combines life-sciences and engineering sciences as well as their clinical applications. BrainLinks-BrainTools is a cluster of excellence funded by the DFG (German Research Foundation), grant number EXC 1086, and established in 2012 within the framework of the German Excellence Initiative.


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