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Journal Papers

  1. (2019) Konstantinos Petkos, Thomas Guiho, Patrick Degenaar, Andrew Jackson, Peter Brown, Timothy Denison and Emmanuel M. Drakakis "A high-performance 4 nV/√Hz analog front-end architecture for artefact suppression in local field potential recordings during deep brain stimulation"  in Journal of Neural Engineering 2019 May 31. doi: 10.1088/1741-2552/ab2610. [Epub ahead of print]

  2. (2019) Zi Jie Choong, Dehong Huo, Patrick Degenaar Anthony O'Neill "Edge Chipping Minimisation Strategy for Milling of Monocrystalline Silicon: A Molecular Dynamics Study" in Applied Surface Science Volume 486, 30 August 2019, Pages 166-178

  3. (2019) Zi Jie Choong, Dehong Huo, Patrick Degenaar Anthony O'Neill "Micro-machinability and Edge Chipping Mechanism Studies on Silicon Micro-milling" Journal of Manufacturing Processes Volume 38, February 2019, Pages 93-103

  4. Sołtan, Ahmed; Barrett, John; Maaskant, Pleun; Armstrong, Niall; Al-Atabany, Walid; Chaudet, Lionel; Neil, Mark; Sernagor, Evelyne; Degenaar, Patrick  “A Head Mounted Device Stimulator for Optogenetic Retinal Prosthesis" Journal of Neural Engineering, Volume 15, Number 6, 065002

  5. (2018) Na Dong, Ahmed Soltan, Rolando Berlinguer Palmini Nikhil Ponon, Anthony O’Neil, Andrew Travelyan, Patrick Degenaar, Xiaohan Sun, "Opto-electro-thermal optimisation of optoelectronic probes for optogenetic neural stimulation" Submitted to Journal of Biophotonics – accepted and in revision with minor corrections to grammar DOI:10.1002/jbio.201700358

  6. (2018) Walid Al-Atabany, Musa Al Yaman, and Patrick Degenaar "Visible/IR imaging spectrum for maximizing scene perception in retinal prosthesis" Journal of Healthcare Engineering, Volume 2018 (2018), Article ID 3493826

  7. (2018) Reza Ramezani, Yan Liu, Fahimeh Dekhoda, Ahmed Soltan, Dorian Haci, Hubin Zhao, Dimitrios Firfilionis, Timothy G. Constandinou, Patrick Degenaar "On-Probe Neural Interface ASIC for Combined Electrical Recording and Optogenetic Stimulation" IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems, June 2018, Volume 12(3), pp576-588. doi: 10.1109/TBCAS.2018.2818818.

  8. (2018) Hubin Zhao, Ahmed Soltan, Pleun Maaskant, Na Dong, Xiaohan Sun, Patrick Degenaar "A Scalable Optoelectronic Neural Probe Architecture with Self-Diagnostic Capability" IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems-I Vol 65, Issue 8, p2431-2442 DOI: 10.1109/TCSI.2018.2792219 24 January 2018

  9. (2018) Fahimeh Dehkhoda, Ahmed Soltan, Nikhil Ponon, Andrew Jackson, Anthony O’Neill and Patrick Degenaar “Self sensing of temperature rise on light emitting diode based optrodesJournal of Neural Engineering, Vol 15 (2) 026012, 25 Jan 2018

  10. (2017)  Ghazal Ghazaei, Ali Alameer, Patrick Degenaar, Graham Morgan and Kianoush Nazarpour  "Deep learning-based artificial vision for grasp classification in myoelectric hands" Journal Neural Engineering 14 036025, 3 May 2017

  11. (2017) Soltan A, McGovern B, Drakakis E, Neil M, Maaskant P, Akhter M, Lee JS, Degenaar P. "High density, high radiance µLED matrix for optogenetic retinal prostheses and planar neural stimulation". IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems, 11(2), 347-359, 2017

  12. (2017) Junwen Luo, Konstantin Nikolic, Benjamin D. Evans, Na Dong, Xiaohan Sun, Peter Andras, Alex Yakovlev, Patrick Degenaar "Optogenetics in Silicon: A Neural Processor for Predicting Optically Active Neural Networks". IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems, 11(1)  15-27, 2017

  13. (2016) Ali Alameer, Ghazal Ghazaei, Patrick Degenaar, Jonathon A. Chambers, Kianoush Nazarpour  "Object recognition with an elastic net-regularized hierarchical MAX model of the visual cortex". IEEE Signal Processing Letters 2016, 28(8), 1062-1066.

  14. (2016) Junwen Luo, Graeme Coapes, Terrence Mak, Tadashi Yamazaki, Chung Tin, Patrick Degenaar  "Real-Time Simulation of Passage-of-Time Encoding in Cerebellum Using a Scalable FPGA-Based SystemIEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems, 2016, 10(3), 742-753.

  15. (2016)  Zi Jie Choong, Dehong Huo, Patrick Degenaar, Anthony O’Neill. "Effect of crystallographic orientation and employment of different cutting tools on micro-end-milling of monocrystalline silicon". Proceedings of the IMech Eng. Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture 2016, 230(9), 1756-1764.

  16. (2015) Huo DH, Lin C, Choong Z, Pancholi K, Degenaar P. "Surface and subsurface characterisation in micro-milling of monocrystalline siliconInternational Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 2015, 81(5-8), 1319-1331.

  17. (2015) Barrett JM, Degenaar P, Sernagor E. "Blockade of pathological retinal ganglion cell hyperactivity improves optogenetically evoked light responses in rd1 miceFrontiers in Cellular Neuroscience 2015, 9, 330.

  18. (2014)   Rolando Berlinguer-Palmini, Roberto Narducci, Kamyar Mehran, Arianna Dilaghi, Flavio Moroni, Alessio Masi, Tania Scartabelli, Elisa Landucci, Maria Sili, Antonio Schettini, Brian McGovern, Pleun Maskaant, Patrick Degenaar, Guido Mannaioni. "Arrays of MicroLEDs and Astrocytes: Biological Amplifiers to Optogenetically Modulate Neuronal Networks Reducing Light Requirement". PLoS One 2014, 9(9), 7

  19. (2014) Barrett John, Berlinguer-Palmini Rolando, Degenaar Patrick. "Optogenetic approaches to retinal prosthesis". Visual Neuroscience 2014, 31(4-5), 345-354.

  20. (2013) E.M. Kardoulakia, K.N. Glarosa, P. Degenaar, A.G. Katsiamisa, H.M.D. Ip, E.M. Drakakis. "Measured hyperbolic-sine (sinh) CMOS results: A high-order 10 Hz-1 kHz notch filter for 50/60 Hz noiseMicroelectronics Journal 2013, 44(12), 1268-1277.

  21. (2013) Al-Atabany W, McGovern B, Mehran K, Berlinguer-Palmini R, Degenaar P "A processing platform for optoelectronic/optogenetic retinal prosthesis". IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 2011, 60(3), 781-791.

  22. (2012) Nam S, Kim H, Degenaar P, Ha CS, Kim Y. "Extremely slow photocurrent response from hemoprotein films in planar diode geometryApplied Physics Letters 2012, 101, 223701.

  23. (2012) Parittotokkaporn T, Thomas DG, Schneider A, Huq E, Davies BL, Degenaar P, Rodriguez y Baena F. "Microtextured Surfaces for Deep-Brain Stimulation Electrodes: A Biologically Inspired Design to Reduce Lead MigrationWorld Neurosurgery 2012, 77(3-4), 569-576.

  24. (2011) Nir Grossman, Konstantin Nikolic, Christofer Toumazou, Patrick Degenaar "Modeling Study of the Light Stimulation of a Neuron Cell With Channelrhodopsin-2 Mutants". IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 2011, 58(6), 1742-1751.

  25. Nikolic, Konstantin; Loizou, Joaquim; Degenaar, Patrick; “Computational Modelling of the Drosophila Phototransduction CascadeBiophysical Journal, 98 3 (495)

  26. (2010) McGovern B, Berlinguer Palmini R, Grossman N, Drakakis E, Poher V, Neil MA, Degenaar P. "A New Individually Addressable Micro-LED Array for Photogenetic Neural Stimulation". IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems 2010, 4(6, part 2), 469-476.

  27. (2010) Nikolic K, Loizu J, Degenaar P, Toumazou C. "A stochastic model of the single photon response in Drosophila photoreceptors". Integrative Biology 2010, 2, 354-370.

  28. (2010) Walid I Al-Atabany, Muhammad A Memon, Susan M Downes & Patrick A Degenaar., "Designing and testing scene enhancement algorithms for patients with retina degenerative disorders". BioMedical Engineering Online 2010, 9, 27.

  29. (2010)  Walid I Al-Atabany, Tzyy Tong & Patrick A Degenaar. "Improved content aware scene retargeting for retinitis pigmentosa patients". BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2010, 9, 52.

  30. (2010) Grossman N, Poher V, Grubb MS, Kennedy GT, Nikolic K, McGovern B, Berlinguer Palmini R, Gong Z, Drakakis EM, Neil MA, Dawson MD, Burrone J, Degenaar P "Multi-site optical excitation using ChR2 and micro-LED array". Journal of Neural Engineering 2010, 7(1), 016004

  31. (2009) Yan Huang, Emmanuel M.Drakakis, Patrick Degenaar, Chris Toumazou. "A CMOS image sensor with light-controlled oscillating pixels for an investigative optobionic retinal prosthesis system". Microelectronics Journal 2009, 40(8), 1202-1211.

  32. (2009) Hwajeong Kim, Patrick Degenaar, Youngkyoo Kim, "Insertion of a cytochrome c protein into a complex lipid monolayer under an electric field". Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2009, 113(32), 14377-14380.

  33. (2009)  Degenaar P, Grossman N, Memon MA, Burrone J, Dawson M, Drakakis E, Neil M, Nikolic K. "Optobionic vision: a new genetically enhanced light on retinal prosthesis". Journal of Neural Engineering 2009, 6(3), 035007.

  34. (2009)  Nikolic K, Grossman N, Grubb MS, Burrone J, Toumazou C, Degenaar P. "Photocycles of channelrhodopsin-2". Photochemistry and Photobiology 2009, 85(1), 400-411.

  35. (2008)  L. Chen, P. Degenaar, D. Bradley. "Polymer transfer printing: application to layer coating, pattern definition, and diode dark current blocking". Advanced Materials 2008, 20(9), 1679-1683.

  36. (2008) V Poher, N Grossman, G T Kennedy, K Nikolic, H X Zhang, Z Gong, E M Drakakis, E Gu, M D Dawson, P M W French, P Degenaar and M A A Neil. "Micro-LED arrays: a tool for two-dimensional neuron stimulation". Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 2008, 41(9), 094014.

  37. (2008)  Konstantin Nikolic, Joaquim Loizu, Patrick Degenaar, Christofer Toumazou. "Noise reduction in analogue computation of Drosophilia photoreceptors". Journal of Computational Electronics 2008, 7(3), 458-461.

  38. (2007) D.J. Banks, P. Degenaar, C. Toumazou. "Low-power pulse-width-modulated neuromorphic spiking circuit allowing signed double byte data transfer along a single channel". Electronics Letters 2007, 43(13), 704-706.

  39. (2006) P. Degenaar, T.G. Constandinou, C. Toumazou. "Adaptive ON-OFF spiking photoreceptor". Electronics Letters 2006, 42(4), 196-198.

  40. (2005) D.J. Banks, P. Degenaar, C. Toumazou. "Distributed current-mode image processing filters". Electronics Letters 2005, 41(22), 1201-1202.

  41. (2003) Akagi Y, Hashigasako A, Degenaar P, Iwabuchi S, Hasan Q, Morita Y, Tamiya E.. "Enzyme-linked sensitive fluorometric imaging of glutamate release from cerebral neurons of chick embryos". Journal of Biochemistry (Tokyo) 2003, 134(3), 353-358.

  42. (2002) Laurent Griscom, Patrick Degenaar, Bruno Le Pioufle, Eiichi Tamiya, Hiroyuki Fujita. "Techniques for patterning and guidance of primary culture neurons on micro-electrode arrays". Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 2002, 83(1-3), 15-21.

  43. (2001)  Laurent Griscom, Patrick Degenaar, Bruno LePioufle, Eichi Tamiya and Hiroyuki Fujita. "Cell placement and neural guidance using a three-dimensional microfluidic array". Japanese Journal of Applied Physics 2001, 40(9A), 5485-5490.

  44. (2001) Degenaar P, Pioufle BL, Griscom L, Tixier A, Akagi Y, Morita Y, Murakami Y, Yokoyama K, Fujita H, Tamiya E.. "A method for micrometer resolution patterning of primary culture neurons for SPM analysis". Journal of Biochemistry (Tokyo) 2001, 130(3), 367-376. 

Conference Papers

  1.  (2019) Patrick Degenaar, Dimitris Firfilionis, Reza Ramezani, Fahimeh Dekhoda, Enrique Escobedo-Cousin, Na Dong, Yan Liu, Ahmad Idil Shah, Anthony O’Neil, Tim Constandinou, Xiaohan Sun, Nick Donaldson "Developing clinical grade implantable optoelectronics" Materials Research Society Conference, Phoenix Arizona, April 22-26 (Short Abstract)

  2. (2019) Patrick Degenaar “Newcastle Visual Cortical Prosthesis” Eye and the Chip 2019 (short abstract only)

  3. (2019) Ahmed Soltan and Patrick Degenaar “Newcastle Retinal Prosthesis” Eye and the Chip 2019 (short abstract only)

  4. (2019) Ahmed Soltan, Pleun Maaskant, Niall Armstrong, Walid Al-Atabany, Lionel Chaudet, Mark Neil, Patrick Degenaar "Wearable Glasses for Retinal Pigmentiosa Based on Optogenetics" 2019 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), Sapporo, Japan, OI: 10.1109/ISCAS.2019.8702759 26-29 May 2019

  5. (2019) Jun-Wen Luo, Andrew Jackson, Dimitris Firfilionis, Patrick Degenaar, Ahmed Soltan "A Reprogrammable Low Power Closed-Loop Optogenetic Platform for Freely Moving Animals" 2019 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS) ,Sapporo, Japan, 26-29 May 2019, DOI: 10.1109/ISCAS.2019.8702817

  6. (2019) Lijuan Xia, Ahmed Soltan, Xuzhi Zhang, Andrew Jackson, Russell Tessier, Patrick Degenaar, "Closed-Loop Proportion-Derivative Control of Suppressing Seizures in a Neural Mass Model" 2019 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), Sapporo, Japan, 26-29 May 2019, DOI: 10.1109/ISCAS.2019.8702385

  7. (2019) Ali Alameer, Kianoush Nazarpour, Patrick Degenaar "Context-based Object Recognition: Indoor Versus Outdoor Environments" in the Computer Vision Conference (CVC) 2019, 25-26 April 2019, pp 473-490 in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.

  8. (2018) Banafsaj Jaafar, Ahmed Soltan, Jeff Neasham, Patrick Degenaar "Optical Recording and stimulation of an Injectable Wireless Medical Implant" 2018 IEEE British and Irish Conference on Optics and Photonics (BICOP), London, United Kingdom, 12-14 Dec. 2018, DOI: 10.1109/BICOP.2018.8658330

  9. (2018) Ahmed Soltan, Lijuan Xia, Andrew Jackson, Graeme Chester, Patrick Degenaar "Fractional order PID system for suppressing epileptic activities" 2018 IEEE International Conference on Applied System Invention (ICASI), Page s: 338 – 341, Chiba, Japan, 13-17 April 2018, DOI: 10.1109/ICASI.2018.839460

  10. (2018) Lijuan Xia, Ahmed Soltan, Junwen Luo, Graeme Chester, Patrick Degenaar "A Rodent Flash FPGA Control System for Closed-loop Optogenetic Stimulation to Suppress Seizures" 2018 IEEE 18th International Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE-NANO), Cork, Ireland, 23-26 July 2018, DOI: 10.1109/NANO.2018.8626342

  11. (2018) Lijuan Xia, Ahmed Soltan, Junwen Luo, Graeme Chester, Patrick Degenaar "A Flash-FPGA based Rodent Control System for Closed-loop Optogenetic Control of Epilepsy" 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), Florence, Italy, 27-30 May 2018, DOI: 10.1109/ISCAS.2018.8351355

  12. (2017) Patrick Degenaar “Newcastle Visual Cortical Prosthesis” Eye and the Chip 2017

  13. (2017) Ahmed Soltan and Patrick Degenaar “Newcastle Retinal Prosthesis” Eye and the Chip 2017

  14. (2017) Ahmed Soltan, Fahimeh Dehkhoda, Reza Ramezani, Na Dong, Xiaohan Sun, and Patrick Degenaar "LED light sensors for determining gliosis surrounding optogenetic optrodes in-vivo"  IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems conference (BioCAS) 2017

  15. (2017) Fahimeh Dehkhoda, Ahmed Soltan, Nikhil Ponon, Anthony O’Neill and Patrick Degenaar "LED-Based Temperature Sensor" Submitted to IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems conference (BioCAS) 2017

  16. (2017) Luo, J. et al. “Live Demonstration: a Closed-Loop Cortical Brain Implant for Optogenetic Curing Epilepsy” IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems conference (BioCAS) 2017

  17. (2017) Lijuan Xia, Nabeel Fattah, Ahmed Soltan, Andrew Jackson, Graeme Chester and Patrick Degenaar “A Low Power Flash-FPGA based Brain Implant Micro-System of PID Control” IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Conference (EMBC) 2017

  18. (2017) Ahmed Soltan, Patrick Degenaar “High Density, High Radiance µLED Matrix for Optogenetic Retinal Prostheses and Planar Neural Stimulation” IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS) 2017

  19. (2017)  Ali Alameer et al. “Processing occlusions using elastic-net Hierarchical MAX model of the visual cortex” INSTA 2017

  20. (2017) Ghazaei, G; Alameer, A; Degenaar, P; Morgan, G; Nazarpour, K; “Real-Time Evaluation of Deep Learning-based Artificial Vision for Artificial Hands” Mechtronic and Embedded Systems and Applications (MESA), 2017

  21. (2016) Z. J. Choong, D. Huo, P. Degenaar, and A. O’Neill, “Micro-Machinability Studies of Single Crystal Silicon Using Diamond End-Mill,” in 11th International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (ASME), 2016, p. V001T02A004--V001T02A004.

  22. (2016) Z. Choong. Et al, Investigation on the micro-machinability of silicon and feasibility of edge chipping reduction strategy International Manufacturing Science and Engineering (ASME) C. 2016

  23. (2016) R. Ramezani, F. Dehkhoda, A. Soltan, P. Degenaar, Y. Liu, and T. Constandinou, “An optrode with built-in self-diagnostic and fracture sensor for cortical brain stimulation,” in IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), 2016, pp. 392–395.

  24. (2016) Soltan, G. Passetti, P. Maaskant, and P. Degenaar, “High density micro-LED array for retinal prothesis with a eye-tracking system,” in IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), 2016, pp. 568–571.

  25. (2016) F. Dehkhoda, A. Soltan, R. Ramezani, and P. Degenaar, “Biphasic micro-LED driver for optogenetics,” in IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), 2016, pp. 576–579.

  26. (2016) Ogweno, P. Degenaar, V. Khomenko, and A. Yakovlev, “A fixed window Level Crossing ADC with activity dependent power dissipation,” in IEEE New Circuits and Systems Conference (NEWCAS), 2016, pp. 1–4.

  27. (2016) A. Alameer, P. Degenaar, and K. Nazarpour, “Biologically-inspired object recognition system for recognizing natural scene categories,” in International Conference for Students on Applied Engineering (ICSAE), 2016, pp. 129–132.

  28. (2016) A. Alameer, et. Al, Natural Scene Categorization with the EN-HMAX Model, International Conference on Applied System Innovation

  29. (2016) A. Alameer, et. Al., Processing occlusions using Elastic net HMAX, IEEE Systems Man and Cybernetics Conference

  30. (2015) H. Zhao et al., “A CMOS-based neural implantable optrode for optogenetic stimulation and electrical recording,” in IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), 2015 pp. 1–4.

  31. (2015) N. Fattah, S. Laha, D. Sokolov, G. Chester, and P. Degenaar, “Wireless data and power transfer of an optogenetic implantable visual cortex stimulator,” in IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Conference (EMBC), 2015, pp. 8006–8009.

  32. (2015) Akhter, Mahbub; Lee, Jun Su; Maaskant, Pleun P; Rensing, Marc; Nudds, Noreen; O'Brien, Peter; Degenaar, Patrick; Corbett, Brian; “A LED micro-display with 90 x 90 pixels on a 80 μm pitch,” in IEEE European Microelectronics Packaging Conference (EMPC), 2015, pp. 1–5. , Friedrichshafen, Germany

  33. (2015) N. Dong, W. Jiang, P. Degenaar, and X. Sun, “Optical Waveguide Mode Selection Based Pattern-adjustable Optrode for Optogenetics,” in OSA Optics and the Brain, 2015, p. BrW1B--4.

  34. (2015) Ogweno, A. Yakovlev, and P. Degenaar, “Power gating in asynchronous micropiplines for low power data driven computing,” in 11th Conference on Ph. D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics (PRIME) Conference, 2015, pp. 342–345.

  35. (2015) Dehkhoda, F; Soltan, A; Ramezani, R; Zhao, H; Liu, Y; Constandinou, T; Degenaar, P; “Smart optrode for neural stimulation and sensing,” in IEEE Sensors Conference, 2015 pp. 1–4., Busan, South Korea: IEEE.

  36. (2015) Alameer, G. Ghazaeil, P. Degenaar, and K. Nazarpour, “An elastic net-regularized HMAX model of visual processing,” IET Intelligent Signal Processing, International Conference 2015.

  37. (2015) G. Ghazaei, A. Alameer, P. Degenaar, G. Morgan, and K. Nazarpour, “An exploratory study on the use of convolutional neural networks for object grasp classification,” IET Intelligent Signal Processing, International Conference 2015.

  38. (2014) H. Zhao, D. Sokolov, and P. Degenaar, “An implantable optrode with Self-diagnostic function in 0.35 μm CMOS for optical neural stimulation,” in IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), 2014, pp. 244–247.

  39. (2014) Soltan, H. Zhao, L. Chaudet, M. Neil, P. Maaskant, and P. Degenaar, “An 8100 pixel optoelectronic array for optogenetic retinal prosthesis,” in IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), 2014, pp. 352–355., Lausanne, Switzerland: IEEE.

  40. (2014) J. Luo, G. Coapes, T. Mak, T. Yamazaki, C. Tin, and P. Degenaar, “A scalable FPGA-based cerebellum for passage-of-time representation,” in IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Conference (EMBC), 2014, pp. 3102–3105.

  41. (2014) M. Al Yaman, W. Al-Atabany, A. Bystrov, and P. Degenaar, “FPGA design for dual spectrum visual scene preparation in retinal prosthesis,” in IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Conference (EMBC), 2014, pp. 4691–4694.

  42. (2014)  J. Luo, G. Coapes, P. Degenaar, T. Yamazaki, T. Mak, and C. Tin, “A real-time silicon cerebellum spiking neural model based on FPGA,” in , IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Circuits (ISIC), 2014, pp. 276–279.

  43. (2013) M. Al Yaman and P. Degenaar, “FPGA design of an even power distributor for optoelectronic neural stimulation,” in IEEE Conference on Applied Electrical Engineering and Computing Technologies (AEECT), Jordan, 2013, pp. 1–4.

  44. (2013) W. Al-Atabany and P. Degenaar, “Efficient scene preparation and downscaling prior to stimulation in retinal prosthesis,” in IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), 2013, pp. 182–185.

  45. (2013) M. Al Yaman, A. Ghani, A. Bystrov, P. Degenaar, and P. Maaskant, “FPGA design of a pulse encoder for optoelectronic neural stimulation and recording arrays,” in IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), 2013, pp. 190–193.

  46. (2013) W. Al-Atabany and P. Degenaar, “A Coding Scheme for Optoelectronic/Optogenetic Retinal Prosthesis.,” 10th International Conference on Modelling in Medicine and Biology (Biomed 2013), vol. 10, no. 1, 2013. San Francisco, CA, USA

  47. (2013) J. W. Luo, P. Degenaar, G. Coapes, A. Yakovlev, T. Mak, and P. Andras, “Towards reliable hybrid bio-silicon integration using novel adaptive control system,” in IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), 2013, pp. 2311–2314.

  48. (2013) Chaudet, Lionel; Neil, Mark; Degenaar, Patrick; Mehran, Kamyar; Berlinguer-Palmini, Rolando; Corbet, Brian; Maaskant, Pleun; Rogerson,., “Development of optics with micro-LED arrays for improved opto-electronic neural stimulation,” in SPIE International Society for Optics and Photonics (Photonics West - BiOS), 2013, vol. 8586, p. 85860R--1.

  49. (2012) N. Dong, X. Sun, and P. Degenaar, “Implantable optrode design for optogenetic visual cortical prosthesis,” in SPIE International Society for Optics and Photonics (Photonics West - BiOS), 2012, p. 82076A--82076A

  50. (2011) W. Al-Atabany and P. Degenaar, “Scene optimization for optogenetic retinal prosthesis,” in IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), 2011,  pp. 432–435.

  51. (2011) McGovern et al., “Individually addressable optoelectronic arrays for optogenetic neural stimulation,” in IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), 2011, pp. 329–332.

  52. (2011) N. Grossman, K. Nikolic, M. S. Grubb, J. Burrone, C. Toumazou, and P. Degenaar, “High-frequency limit of neural stimulation with ChR2,” in IEEE Annual International Conference on Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2011 pp. 4167–4170.

  53. (2011) N. Grossman, P. Degenaar, and K. Nikolic, “Spike engineering with Channelrhodopsin-2,” 3rd Biennial Meeting of the Society of Applied Neuroscience, 5-8 May 2011, Thessaloniki, Greece – published in Neurosci. Lett., vol. 500, p. e27, 2011.

  54. (2011) Campbell et al., “A preliminary study of vapour-phase polymerized poly (3, 4-ethylenedioxythiophene) as a transparent neural electrode,” in IEEE Sensors, 2011, pp. 1575–1578.

  55. (2010) P. Degenaar et al., “Individually addressable optoelectronic arrays for optogenetic neural stimulation,” in IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), 2010, pp. 170–173.

  56. (2010) McGovern, N. Grossman, R. Berlinguer-Palmini, M. Neil, E. Drakakis, and P. Degenaar, “An optogenetic neural stimulation platform for concurrent induction and recording of neural activity,” in SPIE International Society for Optics and Photonics (Photonics West - BiOS), 2010, p. 75484X--75484X.

  57. (2010) T. Parittotokkaporn, L. Frasson, A. Schneider, B. L. Davies, P. Degenaar, and F. R. y Baena, “Insertion experiments of a biologically inspired microtextured and multi-part probe based on reciprocal motion,” in Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2010, pp. 3190–3193. Buenos Aires, Argentina

  58. (2010) W. I. A. Al-Atabany, T. S. Tong, and P. Degenaar, “A Novel Content Aware Scene Retargeting for Retinitis Pigmentosa Patients,” Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology annual meeting (ARVO) published in Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci., vol. 51, no. 13, p. 1353, 2010.

  59. (2010) Al-Atabany W, Memon M, Downes S, Degenaar P. Vision Improvement for Patients with Retinal Degeneration. In: The Seventh IASTED International Conference on Biomedical Engineering (BioMed). 2010, Innsbruck, Austria:

  60. (2010) P. McGovern, R. B. Palmini, N. Grossman, M. Neil, E. Drakakis, and P. A. Degenaar, “Towards an Optogenetic Retinal Prosthesis,” Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology annual meeting (ARVO) – published in Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci., vol. 51, no. 13, p. 3468, 2010.

  61. (2010) T. Parittotokkaporn, P. Degenaar, B. L. Davies, and F. R. y Baena, “Force vs. displacement during tool insertion: Techniques and modelling approaches,” in The Hamlyn Symposium on Medical Robotics, 2010, p. 61.

  62. (2009) P. Degenaar et al., “Optoelectronic microarrays for retinal prosthesis,” in IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), 2009, pp. 185–188. Beijing

  63. (2009) P. A. Degenaar, N. Grossman, B. McGovern, R. Berlinguer-Palmini, M. Neil, and E. Drakakis, “Photogenetic Retinal Prosthesis,” Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology annual meeting (ARVO) – published in Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci., vol. 50, no. 13, p. 3899, 2009.

  64. (2009) W. I. Al-Atabany, M. A. Memon, S. Downes, B. Mushtaq, and P. Degenaar, “Image Enhancements to Improve the Visual Recognition Ability of Patients With Retinal Photoreceptor Degeneration,” Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology annual meeting (ARVO) – published in Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci., vol. 50, no. 13, p. 4222, 2009.

  65. (2009) N. Grossman et al., “Photostimulator for optogenetic retinal prosthesis,” in 4th International IEEE/EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering (NER’09). 2009, pp. 68–71. Antalya, Turkey

  66. (2009) Parittotokkaporn T, Frasson L, Schneider A, Huq SE, Davies BL, Degenaar P, Biesenack J, Rodriguez y Baena FM., “Soft tissue traversal with zero net force: feasibility study of a biologically inspired design based on reciprocal motion,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Biomimetics (ROBIO), 2009, pp. 80–85. Bangkok, Thailand

  67. (2009) P. Degenaar, N. Grossman, B. McGovern, M. Neil, E. Drakakis, and K. Nikolic, “Seeing the light: a photonic visual prosthesis for the blind,” in SPIE International Society for Optics and Photonics (Photonics West – BiOS), 2009, p. 71800I--71800I.

  68. (2008) W. Atabany and P. Degenaar, “A Spatiotemporal Parallel Image Processing on FPGA for Augmented Vision System,” Adv. Comput. Inf. Sci. Eng., pp. 558–561, 2008.

  69. (2008) W. Atabany and P. Degenaar, “A robust edge enhancement approach for low vision patients using scene simplification,” in Cairo International Biomedical Engineering Conference (CIBEC)., 2008, pp. 1–4.

  70. (2008) W. Atabany and P. Degenaar, “Parallelism to reduce power consumption on FPGA spatiotemporal image processing,” in IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), 2008, pp. 1476–1479. Seattle, WA

  71. (2008) Y. Huang, E. M. Drakakis, C. Toumazou, and P. Degenaar, “A CMOS image sensor with spiking pixels for retinal stimulation,” in IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), 2008, pp. 1548–1551.

  72. (2008) L. Frasson et al., “Biologically inspired microtexturing: Investigation into the surface topography of next-generation neurosurgical probes,” in Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2008, pp. 5611–5614. Vancouver, Canada

  73. (2008) W. I. Al-Atabany and P. Degenaar, “Augmented Vision System for Retinal Dystrophies,” Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology annual meeting (ARVO) – published in Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci., vol. 49, no. 13, p. 2204, 2008.

  74. (2008) N. Grossman et al., “Non-Invasive Light-Based Retina Prosthesis,” Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology annual meeting (ARVO) – published in Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci., vol. 49, no. 13, p. 4046, 2008.

  75. (2008) Boonpratatong, S. Malisuwan, P. Degenaar, and T. Veeraklaew, “A Minimum Jerk Design of Active Artificial Foot,” in IEEE/ASME International Conference on Mechtronic and Embedded Systems and Applications (MESA), 2008, pp. 443–448.

  76. (2007) Banks, P. Degenaar, and C. Toumazou, “A bio-inspired adaptive retinal processing neuron with multiplexed spiking outputs,” in IEEE International Symposium Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), 2007. pp. 2375–2378.

  77. (2007) K. Nikolic, N. Grossman, H. Yan, E. Drakakis, C. Toumazou, and P. Degenaar, “A non-invasive retinal prosthesis-testing the concept,” in IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference (EMBC) 2007, pp. 6364–6367.

  78. (2006) Y. Huang, M. Drakakis, C. Toumazou, K. Nikolic, P. Degenaar, and others, “An optoelectronic platform for retinal prosthesis,” in IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference, (BioCAS) 2006, pp. 110–113.

  79. (2006) T. G. Constandinou, P. Degenaar, and C. Toumazou, “An adaptable foveating vision chip,” in IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), 2006, p. 4--pp. Kos, Greece

  80. (2006) M. A. Gamez and P. Degenaar, “Reducing Collision Noise In Asynchronous Vision Chips” IEEE International Midwest Symposium on in Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS’06), 2006, vol. 1, pp. 250–254. San Juan, PR

  81. (2006) K. Nikolic, P. Degenaar, and C. Toumazou, “Modeling and engineering aspects of channelrhodopsin2 system for neural photostimulation,” in IEEE Annual International Conference in Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2006, pp. 1626–1629. New York

  82. (2005) J. Banks, P. Degenaar, and C. Toumazou, “A colour and intensity contrast segmentation algorithm for current mode pixel distributed edge detection,” Eurosensors XIX, Barcelona, 2005.

  83. (2004) T. G. Constandinou, P. Degenaar, D. Bradley, and C. Toumazou, “An on/off spiking photoreceptor for adaptive ultrafast/ultrawide dynamic range vision chips,” in IEEE International Workshop Biomedical Circuits and Systems (BioCAS), 2004, pp. S1--6.

  84. (2002) L. Griscom, P. Degenaar, M. Denoual, and F. Morin, “Culturing of neurons in microfluidic arrays,” in IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference (EMBC) - Special topic on Microtechnologies, 2002, pp. 160–163.

  85. (2001) L. Griscom, P. Degenaar, B. LePioufle, E. Tamiya, and H. Fujita, “Soft lithographic techniques for guidance of hippocampal neurons on micro-electrode arrays,” in Transducers’ 01 Eurosensors XV, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2001, pp. 338–341.

  86. (2000) P. Degenaar, Y. Murakami, K. Yokoyama, E. Tamiya, B. Le Pioufle, and Y. Fujita, “Near-field imaging of neurotransmitter release and uptake in patterned neuron networks,” in The SPIE International Symposium on Biomedical Optics (BiOS)  2000, pp. 189–198.

  87. (2000) P. Degenaar et al., “Near field imaging of NMDA receptors on patterned neural networks,” in Near Field Optics (NFO-6), Twente, Netherlands, 2000. 

Books and book chapters

  1. (2017) Photonic interaction with the nervous system, In: CMOS Circuits for Biological Sensing and Processing Editors: Srinjoy Mitra, David R. S Cumming, pp 233-258, Springer, ISBN 978-3-319-67723-1, 2017

  2. (2008) Analog Retinomorphic Circuitry to Perform Retinal and Retinal Inspired Processing, Next Generation Artificial Vision Systems: Reverse Engineering the Human Visual System, Editors: Anil Bharath; Maria Petrou, London, Artech House, 2008, ISBN: 1596932244

  3. (2003) Near-field optics in biology, In: Micromachines as tools for nanotechnology, Editor: Fujita, Hiroyuki, London, Springer, 2003, Pages: 83 - 211, ISBN: 3-5400-0856-X

  4. (2002) Near-field microscopy for biomolecular systems, In: Nano-optics, Editors: Satoshi Kawata,  Motoichi Ohtsu, Masahiro Irie, London, Springer, 2002, Pages: 191 - 236, ISBN: 3-5404-1829-6