Resources

DIY Wireless Optogenetics

A tutorial demonstrating the creation of a do-it-yourself style wireless optogenetics platform. Video tutorials are presented with an accompanying document detailing where to find supplies to create your own system.

Tutorial: PDF of the DIY Optogenetics Tutorial.

Files: Design files for the cavity and PCBs.

Videos:

 
Derek Crowe from the University of Rochester Medical Center has successfully made and implanted the device. He has compiled his experience recreating the optogenetics system into this document. It includes a spreadsheet of the parts he used and assembly commentary. Thanks Derek!

 

Midfield Powering

A brief tutorial using a patterned metal plate array structure for midfield power transfer. Data and design files are provided below for following along with computational electromagnetics software.

Tutorial: PDF of the tutorial.

Files: Design file for the structure and tissue properties data file.

 

FDTD Human Body Model

Finite-difference time-domain computational model of the human body implemented in MATLAB. The body model is based on the Zubal phantom.

Files: Folder containing code and body model.