The Design and Function of Cochlear Implants » Laskar Prize

See on Scoop.itBiobit: Computational Neuroscience & Biocomputation

Fusing medicine, neural science and engineering, these devices transform human speech into an electrical code that deafened ears can understand

Nima Dehghani‘s insight:

Three scientists involved in cochlear implant technology receivied this year’s Laskar prize. This piece is a good rehash of the concepts behind a technology that has enabled many and has transformed their lives.

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