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Florian Solzbacher

Chairman of Blackrock Neurotech and Chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Utah

Dr. Solzbacher is co-founder and Chairman of Blackrock Neurotech. He is also Professor and Chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Director of the Center for Engineering Innovation at the University of Utah.

He is a fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineers AIMBE and a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers IEEE. He is author of over 190 journal and conference publications, 5 book chapters and 16 pending patents.

He is co-founder of several companies including Blackrock Microsystems, Blackrock Neuromed, Blackrock Microsystems Europe, Sentiomed, First Sensor Technology and several others.  Florian was director of the Utah Nanofabrication Laboratory until 2013 and served on a number of company and public private partnership advisory and reviewer boards in Europe and the US including the DFG German Excellence Initiative, the European Research Council ERC, The Utah Governor’s Science and Technology advisory board and on international conference steering committees such as the NIH/NINDS Neural Interfaces Conference.

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Medgadget interviews Blackrock Neurotech's Chairman about thought-to-text BCI

Medgadget - 28-Dec-2021

The latest application of its NeuroPort Array that can also restore movement, touch and hearing