Dr. Heather Benz

Applied Biomedical Engineering

Education History

  • BS Biomedical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University
  • PhD Biomedical Engineering, JHU School of Medicine

Work Experience

Staff Engineer, U.S. Food and Drug Administration


Neuroprosthetics and the science of patient input, HL Benz, EF Civillico, Experimental Neurology

Cortical subnetwork dynamics during human language tasks, Maxwell J Collard, Matthew S Fifer, Heather L Benz, David P McMullen, Yujing Wang, Griffin W Milsap, Anna Korzeniewska, Nathan E Crone, NeuroImage

Coarse Electrocorticographic Decoding of Ipsilateral Reach in Patients with Brain Lesions, Guy Hotson, Matthew S Fifer, Soumyadipta Acharya, Heather L Benz, William S Anderson, Nitish V Thakor, Nathan E Crone, PLOS ONE

Joint spatial-spectral feature space clustering for speech activity detection from ECoG signals, VG Kanas, I Mporas, HL Benz, KN Sgarbas, A Bezerianos, NE Crone
IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering

Connectivity analysis as a novel approach to motor decoding for prosthesis control, Heather L Benz, Huaijian Zhang, Anastasios Bezerianos, Soumyadipta Acharya, Nathan E Crone, Xioaxiang Zheng, Nitish V Thakor, IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering

Toward Electrocorticographic Control of a Dexterous Upper Limb Prosthesis: Building Brain-Machine Interfaces, MS Fifer, S Acharya, HL Benz, M Mollazadeh, NE Crone, NV Thakor, Pulse, IEEE

Electrocorticographic amplitude predicts finger positions during slow grasping motions of the hand, S Acharya, MS Fifer, HL Benz, NE Crone, NV Thakor
Journal of neural engineering