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Performance of subjects fit with the Advanced Bionics CII and Nucleus 3G cochlear implant devices
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Objective To determine if subjects who used different cochlear implant devices and who were matched on consonant-vowel-consonant (CNC) identification in quiet would show differences in performance on speech-based tests of spectral and temporal resolution, 

A New Method of High Temporal Resolution Remote Sensing Imaging: Moving Target Detection with Bionics Compound Eye
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Moving target detection has always been a significant interest in temporal image analysis field since it rose up to the present. It has widespread application prospect in dealing the emergency event, detecting moving object in big square, and rescuing in natural disaster. 

Application of cyclic shells in architecture, machine design and bionics
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ABSTRACT The principal achievements of science and engineering in the sphere of static and vibrational analysis of thinwalled objects, structures, and buildings in the shape of cyclic surfaces with circular generators are used for practical needs of people. These shells are 

The Use of Bionics for Nervous Tissue Repair
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ABSTRACT EEGs were created to measure controlled alpha waves. Some types of EEG BMIs utilize a subject's control of brain activity using feedback systems. The noninvasive BMIs (brainmachine interfaces) rely on reading the brain's activity without actually piercing 

Bionics
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The concept of bionics has its birth in the US, but has especially gained ground in Germany and Italy. The aim is, through the structuring of observations done in nature, to simplify the transformation of nature given functional principles for use within the technical area.

Medical Bionics
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The term ''bionics''is synonymous with ''biomimetics''and in this context refers to the integration of human-engineered devices to take advantage of functional mechanisms/ structures resident in Nature. In this book, we refer to the field of bionics, and in particular 

An introduction to bridge design based on bionics
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ABSTRACT After billions of years' survival of the fittest according to natural selection, thousands of living creatures have enriched the earth. Their evolution has inspired human endeavours. Bionics, which is the science of imitating life forms in the construction of 

SOECIC experience of the first 6 months of advanced bionics partnering support
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Background In May 2009, SOECIC joined the AB Partnering Support Programme. This means that patients now contact Advanced Bionics directly when any of their equipment becomes faulty and needs to be replaced or when they need any spares for their 

ENCHANTING WORLD OF BIONICS
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ABSTRACT Bionics is a quite new scientific discipline connecting knowledge of biologists and technicians. It uses structures and principles appearing in nature. Living organisms on the Earth evolved and improved during nearly 3.5 billion years and achieved perfection from 

Biological and engineering impacts of climate on slopes (BIONICS): The first 18 months
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ABSTRACT Climate change is likely to have a serious detrimental effect on huge parts of our infrastructure. Slopes make up a large proportion of this infrastructure.(£ 20B of the estimated£ 60B asset value of major highway infrastructure is earthworks). Major (ultimate 

The Principle of Optimal Design as a Legitimacy of Bionics
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The living world is an exciting and inexhaustible source of high performance solutions to the multitude of biological problems, which were attained as a result of a natural selection, during the millions and millions years evolution of life on Earth. This work presents and 

BIONICS AND WIND-DRIVEN RAIN ON BUILDING FACADES
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M RYCHTRIKOV, A VARGOV ,svf.stuba.sk ABSTRACT Rain penetration is one of the most important building facade defects. Rain penetration is usually not caused by the impact of direct wind-driven rain (WDR), but as its secondary effect, ie, by rain run-off and accumulation of run-off at particular positions on a 

NEUROPROSTHETIC INTERFACES–THE REALITY BEHIND BIONICS AND CYBORGS
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GE Loeb ,bme.usc.edu The invisible and seemingly magical powers of electricity were employed as early as the ancient Greeks and Romans, who used shocks from electric fish to treat pain. More technological forms of electricity became a favorite of quack medical practitioners in the 

Bionics: Where machines imitate life
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ABSTRACT The central principle in Bionics is learning from the nature and to apply these concepts in intricate functioning of machines. Evolutionary computation was also motivated by bionics concept but it took the idea further by simulating evolution in silico and 

Design of a Biomimetic Walking Mars Explorer for the ESA Bionics  Space Systems Design Contract (AO/1-4469/03/NL/Sfe)
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ABSTRACT It is the mission of this design team to design a viable Mars explorer with biomimetic inspiration, with specific regard to the locomotion system. The vehicle must have the capability to transport a payload that can aid in the search for life on Mars, as well as 

Bionics and systems theory approach to the investigation of human gait
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Advantages of system-theoretic, bionics, and cybernetics approach to the investigation of human gait have been proved. The compiete motion act has been considered in multi-level hierarchical organization. As an example, two sequential levels have been analyzed: gait 

Cybernetic approaches to bionics
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K Henning, S Frank ,zlw-ima.rwth-aachen.de 1 Cybernetic approaches to bionics RWTH Panel  

Bionics and Cybernetics: Not Just for Movies or Books Anymore
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Being struck down by a fatal disease is not something anyone wants to think about, but it does happen. The human body is a complex system with checks and balances that helps to keep it healthy. One of the things our body has to help keep it going at optimum is a 

Neurostimulators Used in Brain for Parkinson's disease and Epilepsy Using Bionics
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ABSTRACT This research paper present the development of device, which sends specific stimuli to different regions of brain for the patients of epilepsy and Parkinson'disease, who are resistant to drug treatment and those who suffer from tremors. It is a prime example of 

Beyond Bionics A tool of innovation and sustainability
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ABSTRACT Formal and typological innovation and ecological sustainability are essential premises for meaningful products. Applying bionics to the design process is a valuable approach to convey those concepts. A didactic research led at the Department of Industrial 

The Application of Bionics Ideas in Bridge Design
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HU Nan ,egr.msu.edu Summary Based on the classification of bionics as well as application goals, the present paper attempts to address existing problems in bridge design through incorporating bionic or biomimetics thinking. Meanwhile, it provides some new ideas into innovative design 

Hydro-Bionics Serves Fleet
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Modular Adaptive Bionics Structure
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ABSTRACT Applications of biological methods and systems found in nature to the study and design of engineering systems and modern technology are defined as BIONICS. The present paper describes a bionics application of shape memory alloy in construction of 

Fabrication of Multifunctional Structures Containing Organic Conducting Polymers: The Impact on Medical Bionics
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 H CH2OSO3- O Fabrication of Multifunctional Structures Containing Organic Conducting Polymers: The Impact on Medical Bionics GG Wallace 1*  [5] GG Wallace, SE Moulton, MJ Higgins and RMI Kapsa, Organic Bionics Wiley-VCH VerlagCo. KGaA, Boschstr. 

Identification of Constitutive Model for Geo-Materials Using Bionics Algorithm
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ABSTRACT From the generalized constitutive law of geo-material elastic-plastic model, the problem of model identification among one model type is transformed to a problem of parameter identification. So, using the new bionics algorithm-Immune Evolutionary 

Organic Bionics-Nanodimensional Cues for Nerve Cell Growth
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GG Wallace ,confer.co.nz The effective interfacing of biology and electronics is changing how we think about medical science. Just as the bionic ear revolutionised the world of the deaf, the development of the bionic eye, neural interfaces for prosthetic devices and regenerative bionic devices are 

Malchronia: Cryonics and Bionics as Primitive Weapons in the War on Time
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ABSTRACT The feeling that one was 'born in the wrong time'we call malchronia. This is distinct from mere nostalgia, in that it may generate the longing to transcend the temporal present in favor of a time of which one has had no experience, or even a timeless state of being. 

Research on tracking of maneuvering multi-target based on bionics for IRST system
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ABSTRACT This paper mainly studies bearing-only target tracking based on bionics for IRST system. Some solutions for the key problem are presented in order to apply in an actual bearing-only engineering system. They include sensor technology, measurement 

Bionics and problems of instrument manufacture
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This biennial report reflects the hard work, dedication and commitment of hundreds of individuals around the globe in the field of auditory science and technology. The research represented in this publication was made possible by the efforts of dedicated 

Bionics  Space System Design Project Progress Report for ESA Advanced Concepts Team
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GP Scott, A Ellery, P Husbands, J Vincent, S Eckersley ,robotics.estec.esa.int We are working on the ESA Bionics and Space System Design contract AO/1- 4469/03/NL/SFe. The project is to review the application of biomimetics to space missions. Our particular focus is on robotic activities with an emphasis on planetary exploration. At 

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A new method of high temporal resolution remote sensing imaging:target detection with bionics compound eye
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target detection has always been a significant interest in temporal image analysis field since it rose up to the present. It has widespread application prospect in dealing the emergency event, detecting moving object in big square, and rescuing in natural disaster.

FDA approves first bionic eye
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Retinitis pigmentosa is a genetic eye condition in which cells of the retina, which are responsible for translating light rays into images in the brain, gradually deteriorate. People with the condition start to lose peripheral vision first, then find it harder to see at night until

Image compression and resizing for Retinal implant in Bionic eye
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Abstract One field where computer-related Image processing technology shows great promise for the future is bionic implants such as Cochlear implants, Retinal implants etc.. Retinal implants are being developed around the world in hopes of restoring useful vision

A real-time FPGA-based vision system for a bionic eye
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Abstract Visual prosthesis simulators aim to provide a means of demonstrating, evaluating and improving the results of artificial vision devices. They transform the normal view of a camera scene into a form that represents the visual perceptions that would be caused by

Bionic Eye: A Review
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ABSTRACT Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) is a group of genetic eye conditions that leads to incurable blindness. It further results in tunnel vision, people with Retinitis pigmentosa are not legally blind until their 40s or 50s, while in some cases patients may become blind due

Bionic Eye, Restores Sight to the Blind
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ABSTRACT Bionic eye, also called a Bio Electronic eye, artificial retina or robotic retina, is the electronic device that replaces functionality of a part or whole of the eye. It restores vision to people who have lost sight during their lifetime. This device will bring artificial vision to

Bionic Eye Powered By Nanogenerator
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Abstract:Bionic eye is an artificial electronic eye. The main purpose of bionic eye is to provide vision, partially to the visually challenged people by the use of modern day electronic devices like charge coupled device (CCD) camera and bionic eye implant. The

Development of robot bionic eye with spherical parallel manipulator based on oculomotor control model
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Abstract. Vision System is important for autonomous robot. In this paper, a robot bionic vision system, which has the function of the human eye movements, is developed to solve the problem of vision instability during robot working. Firstly, according to the eyeball structure

An Overview-Artificial Eye (Bionic Eye)
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Abstract---India is now home to the world's largest number of blind people. In 37 million people across the globe 15 million blind people are from India. 75% of these are cases of avoidable blindness. On the other hand, while India needs 2.5 lakh donated eyes every

THE BIONIC EYE
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Is the human being just a glorified silicon chip At least the scientists who are hell-bent on integrating electronic circuits with human tissue seem to think so. Analogous to the cochlear implant, a bionic eye has now been developed. Eighteen visually impaired people (many

The Bionic Eye
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Abstract:Eye degeneration happens, most commonly due to disease and strain lowering the light-accepting cells capacity to function. As a result of this, and new technology we've achieved, new visual prosthesis have been born, from the glasses-video camera style

Image Analysis for Automatically-Driven Bionic Eye
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In many fields such as health or robotics industry, reproducing the human visual system (HVS) behavior is a widely sought aim. Actually a system able to reproduce even partially the HVS could be very helpful, on the one hand, for people with vision diseases, and, on


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