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Martin Han

Martin HanMartin Han
Associate Professor

Department of Biomedical Engineering
A.B. Bronwell Building, Room 217
260 Glenbrook Road, Unit 3247
Storrs, CT 06269-3247
Phone: (860) 486-5838
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  • Ph.D., University of Southern California (USC), 2003, Los Angeles, CA


Research Focus

  • Silicon- and biodegradable-polymer-based implantable microelectrode arrays
  • Biomicroelectromechanical systems and hybrid microfabrication technologies
  • Understanding the brain–device interface
  • Treating neurological disorders such as profound hearing loss, Parkinson’s disease, and spinal cord injury




Current Publications

In Vivo Validation of Custom-Designed Silicon-Based Microelectrode Arrays for Long-Term Neural Recording and Stimulation, Martin Han; Panya S. Manoonkitiwongsa; Cindy X. Wang; Douglas B. McCreery; IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 59:2,  346 – 354 (2012).

Neuronal Activity Evoked in the Inferior Colliculus of the Cat by Surface Macroelectrodes and Penetrating Microelectrodes Implanted in the Cochlear Nucleus, Douglas McCreery; Martin Han; Victor Pikov. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 57:7, 1765 – 1773 (2010).

Bidirectional Telemetry Controller for Neuroprosthetic Devices, Vishnu Sharma; Douglas B. McCreery; Martin Han; Victor Pikov. IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering; 18:1,  67 – 74 (2010).