Current Funded Research Projects Accross IBNR Faculty

PI: Namas Chandra

  • "Characterization of the mechanisms causing blast-induced brain injury”, US Army medical command/Henry Jackson Foundation
  • “Development of methodology for standardized testing under blast loading conditions using modular shock tube”, Program Executive Office, Aberdeen Proving Grounds
  • “Fundamental Understanding of the Mechanism of Cavitation, One of Possible Mechanisms of Blast-Induced Traumatic Brain Injury using Surrogate Models”, Office of Naval Research
  • "Experimental and Computational Studies of Blast and Blunt Traumatic Brain Injury", Army Research Laboratory
  • "Divergent mechanisms of early cellular injury in high-rate blast and slow im", New Jersey Commission on Brain Injury
  • "Biofidelic Rat Testing Device (RTD) to Measure Blast Exposure and Loadings for TBI", CFD Research Corporation Under STTR

PI: Namas Chandra
Co-PI: Bryan Pfister

  • "Primary Blast Injury Criteria for Animal/Human Models using Field Validated Shock Tubes”, US Army Materials and Medical Command

​PI: Namas Chandra
Co-PI: Vijayalakshmi Santhakumar

  • “Biomechanical differences in injury rate determine neurological outcomes after blast and impact TBI”, Rutgers, RBHS & NJIT

PI: Farzan Nadim
Co-PI: Dirk Bucher

  • The role of axons in neural coding
  • Neuromodulation of neuronal oscillations

PI: Farzan Nadim
Co-PI: Horacio Rotstein

  • Membrane potential resonance in neurons and networks

PI: Farzan Nadim
Co-PI: Dirk Bucher
Co-PI: Horacio Rotstein

  • Decoding rules of synaptic plasticity

PI: Casey Diekman

  • Neuronal data assimilation tools and models for understanding circadian rythms
  • Mulitsensory integration by circadian clocks

PI: Simon Garnier

  • Swarm lab RTMDx software
  • Cognitive-like behaviors in a unicellular slime mold

PI: Gal Haspal

  • A minimal locomotion circuit to investigate neuronal regeneration

PI: James Haorah

  • Mechanisms of atherosclerosis in alcohol intake

PI: Eric Fortune

  • Neural mechanisms for a cooperative behavior
  • Neural mechanisms of active sensing

PI: Victor Matveev

  • Cell calcium dynamics

PI: Camelia Prodan

  • Engineering new materials based on topological phonon edge modes

​PI: Bryan Pfister

  • In-Vitro platforms for medium throughput of injury to human glutamatergic cortical projection neurons
  • A therapeutic approach to alleviate angiotensin II induced neurovascular complications in traumatic brain injury

PI: Mesut Sahin

  • Electrophysiological assessment of cerebellar injury