Connect with Sébastien Pernecker
Sebastien is excited to focus his expertise on subcutaneous implants currently being developed and many other neuroscience projects at the Wyss Center that can help people live a better life.
Sébastien Pernecker joined the Wyss Center as an embedded software engineer in 2017. He brings expertise in the design of hardware and software of medical devices to Wyss Center projects.
As an electrical engineer, Sebastien is experienced in developing medical, spatial and industrial electronic devices. He holds a master’s degree in electronics and electrical engineering from the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland.
In his previous position his projects included a portable lung recorder with live streaming capabilities to monitor lung disease. In addition, he developed a device to monitor chewing and activity of teenage patients to predict their propensity to develop obesity.
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New horizons in neural recording systems
New Wyss Center whitepaper reveals first neural signals recorded by the ABILITY brain-computer interface system and the next steps to human clinical trials to restore communication and independence for people with severe paralysis.Technology
Wyss Center partners with Coat-X to advance ultra-thin coating for use in active medical implants
The flexible coating technology could pave the way for miniaturized devices in the human body.Collaboration