University of Minnesota Center for Neuroengineering


David Darrow, MD, neurosurgery resident at U and his collaborator Prof. Netoff are trying to use electrical signals to stimulate damaged nerve cells and allow voluntary movement in patients with spinal cord injury. Read the full article here.

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 9:00am

5th Annual Neuromodulation Symposium will occur April 12-13, 2018.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 1:15pm

The director of the Institute of Engineering and Medicine, John Bischof, and the director of the Center for Translational Neuroscience, Harry Orr, have named CNE faculty member Tay Netoff as the next director for CNE.  Tay Netoff is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and has been a member of CNE since its inception.

Monday, December 18, 2017 - 7:45am

The Neural Systems Engineering program will support 8 undergraduates from outside the University of Minnesota to do a 10 week summer research project at the U.  For more about the Summer REU program go to the NSE REU website, and apply through the LSSURP program.

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 8:30am

CNE Director Prof. He will be taking over as the next chair of the department of Biomedical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon.  Congratulations Dr. He.  We thank you for starting the Center for Neuroengineering and all of your support.  We wish you good luck in your new position.

Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 8:15am


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About CNE

The Center for Neuroengineering is a campus-wide research center to promote interdisciplinary research and training in the field of neuroengineering. Participating faculty come from various departments and colleges including biomedical sciences and engineering and physical sciences.

The mission of the Center for Neuroengineering is to advance neuroengineering research, foster collaborations between neuroscience and engineering faculty at the University of Minnesota and with industrial partners, and training of the next generation of leaders in this exciting field.

Decoding the Brain- Neuroengineering at the University of Minnesota

Contact Information

Center for Neuroengineering 
University of Minnesota

1-205 NHH, 312 Church Street, SE 
Minneapolis , MN 55455 
Phone: 612-625-7209