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Staff Profile

Dr Reza Tamadoni

Neuroprosthetics Research Associate


Reza Tamadoni has joined the Professor Degenaar team in Neuroprosthetics LAB in 2019 working on a cross-disciplinary project to develop a cortical implant for optogenetic neural control. The goal is to create a first-in-human trial in patients with focal epilepsy.

He is graduated from Warwick University and worked there as a Post Doctoral Research Fellow in Engineering Department, involving in Electronic Nose development.  He later on moved to industry and worked in a few spin off companies from Warwick and Durham Universities before Joining an Innovation based company in Newcastle.

Reza research interests are mostly in Sensor Technology, Electronics, Optics and Novel Innovative Devices. His patents can be found here:  Patents