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Sliman Bensmaia, PhD

The frequency of cortical microstimulation shapes artificial touch.
Callier T, Brantly NW, Caravelli A, Bensmaia SJ. The frequency of cortical microstimulation shapes artificial touch. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 Dec 26.
PMID: 31879342

Neural Coding of Contact Events in Somatosensory Cortex.
Callier T, Suresh AK, Bensmaia SJ. Neural Coding of Contact Events in Somatosensory Cortex. Cereb Cortex. 2019 Dec 17; 29(11):4613-4627.
PMID: 30668644

Emergence of an Invariant Representation of Texture in Primate Somatosensory Cortex.
Lieber JD, Bensmaia SJ. Emergence of an Invariant Representation of Texture in Primate Somatosensory Cortex. Cereb Cortex. 2019 Dec 09.
PMID: 31813989

Postural Representations of the Hand in the Primate Sensorimotor Cortex.
Goodman JM, Tabot GA, Lee AS, Suresh AK, Rajan AT, Hatsopoulos NG, Bensmaia S. Postural Representations of the Hand in the Primate Sensorimotor Cortex. Neuron. 2019 Dec 04; 104(5):1000-1009.e7.
PMID: 31668844

Finger Posture and Finger Load are Perceived Independently.
Prendergast B, Brooks J, Goodman JM, Boyarinova M, Winberry JE, Bensmaia SJ. Finger Posture and Finger Load are Perceived Independently. Sci Rep. 2019 Oct 21; 9(1):15031.
PMID: 31636297

Feeling fooled: Texture contaminates the neural code for tactile speed.
Delhaye BP, O'Donnell MK, Lieber JD, McLellan KR, Bensmaia SJ. Feeling fooled: Texture contaminates the neural code for tactile speed. PLoS Biol. 2019 Aug; 17(8):e3000431.
PMID: 31454360

Rapid geometric feature signaling in the simulated spiking activity of a complete population of tactile nerve fibers.
Delhaye BP, Xia X, Bensmaia SJ. Rapid geometric feature signaling in the simulated spiking activity of a complete population of tactile nerve fibers. J Neurophysiol. 2019 Jun 01; 121(6):2071-2082.
PMID: 30943102

High-dimensional representation of texture in somatosensory cortex of primates.
Lieber JD, Bensmaia SJ. High-dimensional representation of texture in somatosensory cortex of primates. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 02 19; 116(8):3268-3277.
PMID: 30718436

Biomimetic encoding model for restoring touch in bionic hands through a nerve interface.
Okorokova EV, He Q, Bensmaia SJ. Biomimetic encoding model for restoring touch in bionic hands through a nerve interface. J Neural Eng. 2018 12; 15(6):066033.
PMID: 30245482

Neural Basis of Touch and Proprioception in Primate Cortex.
Delhaye BP, Long KH, Bensmaia SJ. Neural Basis of Touch and Proprioception in Primate Cortex. Compr Physiol. 2018 09 14; 8(4):1575-1602.
PMID: 30215864

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