R&D Team Leader of NeuroChip Characterization, imec
Marleen Welkenhuysen received her Ph.D. in biomedical sciences in 2011 at the Department of Neuroscience and Psychiatry of KULeuven in collaboration with the Bioelectronics Systems group of imec. From 2011 to 2019, she worked as a senior researcher and project manager in the life science technologies department at imec on developing new neural probes and multi-electrode arrays for cellular interfacing. She is currently leading the NeuroChip Characterization team at imec. Her key expertise includes neuromodulation, electrophysiology, and semiconductor applications.
Marleen’s Recent activity
The next-generation Neuropixels 2.0 probe can record from more than 5,000 sites in the brain, while minimizing tissue damage.