Improving control for users of robotic prosthetics


Photo: a man – Mario Ignacio Romero-Ortega – with white hair is smiling at the camera; Copyright: University of Houston

Mario Ignacio Romero-Ortega, Cullen Endowed Professor of biomedical engineering, is creating next-generation advanced peripheral nervous system (PNS) interface electrodes to decrease the abnormal sensations associated with electrical stimulation of prosthetic limbs.