Assistant Professor of Physics and Engineering
Ph.D. in Bioengineering at Caltech - Conducts interdisciplinary research
Ph.D. in Bioengineering - California Institute of Technology, Pasadena CA
M.S. in Aeronautics - California Institute of Technology, Pasadena
B.S. in Physics (cum laude) - Harvey Mudd College, Claremont CA
Research interests include plasticity and information processing in cultured neural networks, biomedical signal processing, gastrointestinal electrical activity patterns and biorobotics.
Erickson, J., Tooker, A., Tai, Y-C., and Pine, J. (2008) "The Neurochip: a parylene-based microdevice for non-invasive probing of cultured neural network connectivity at the single neuron level." J. Neurosci. Meth. 175(1): 1-16.
Tooker, A., Erickson, J., Chow, G., Tai, Y-C., and Pine. J. (2006) "Parylene neurocages for electrical stimulation on silicon and glass substrates." Conf Proc EIEEE Eng. Med Biol Soc. 1:4322-5.
Erickson, J., Obioha, C., Bradshaw, L.A., Goodale, A., and Richards, W.O. (2009) "Detection of Small Bowel Slow-Wave Frequencies From Noninvasive Biomagnetic Measurements.." Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 2009 Sep;56(9):2181-9.