Artificial Sight

Basic Research, Biomedical Engineering, and Clinical Advances

ISBN: 978-0-387-49329-9 (Print) 978-0-387-49331-2 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXIII

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-29

    Biological Considerations for an Intraocular Retinal Prosthesis

  3. Chapter

    Pages 31-45

    Artificial Vision: Vision of a Newcomer

  4. Chapter

    Pages 47-70

    The Effects of Visual Deprivation: Implications for Sensory Prostheses

  5. Chapter

    Pages 71-90

    Prosthetic Vision Simulation in Fully and Partially Sighted Individuals

  6. Chapter

    Pages 91-110

    Testing Visual Functions in Patients with Visual Prostheses

  7. Chapter

    Pages 111-128

    The IMI Retinal Implant System

  8. Chapter

    Pages 129-149

    Challenges in Realizing a Chronic High-Resolution Retinal Prosthesis

  9. Chapter

    Pages 151-168

    Large-scale Integration–Based Stimulus Electrodes for Retinal Prosthesis

  10. Chapter

    Pages 169-186

    Development of a Wireless High-Frequency Microarray Implant for Retinal Stimulation

  11. Chapter

    Pages 187-207

    Visual Prosthesis Based on Optic Nerve Stimulation with Penetrating Electrode Array

  12. Chapter

    Pages 209-226

    Dynamic Interactions of Retinal Prosthesis Electrodes with Neural Tissue and Materials Science in Electrode Design

  13. Chapter

    Pages 227-241

    In Vitro Determination of Stimulus-Induced pH Changes in Visual Prostheses

  14. Chapter

    Pages 243-254

    Electrochemical Characterization of Implantable High Aspect Ratio Nanoparticle Platinum Electrodes for Neural Stimulations

  15. Chapter

    Pages 255-277

    High-Resolution Opto-Electronic Retinal Prosthesis: Physical Limitations and Design

  16. Chapter

    Pages 279-305

    Computational Modeling of Electromagnetic and Thermal Effects for a Dual-Unit Retinal Prosthesis: Inductive Telemetry, Temperature Increase, and Current Densities in the Retina

  17. Chapter

    Pages 307-323

    Microstimulation with Chronically Implanted Intracortical Electrodes

  18. Chapter

    Pages 325-332

    A Tissue Change After Suprachoroidal-Transretinal Stimulation with High Electrical Current in Rabbits

  19. Chapter

    Pages 333-345

    Electrical Stimulation of Mammalian Retinal Ganglion Cells Using Dense Arrays of Small-Diameter Electrodes

  20. Chapter

    Pages 347-354

    A Mechanism for Generating Precise Temporal Patterns of Activity Using Prosthetic Stimulation

  21. Chapter

    Pages 355-380

    Electrophysiology of Natural and Artificial Vision

  22. Back Matter

    Pages 381-394