The 205th meeting of Zhejiang University West Lake Academic Forum - "Study on the Research and Application of Frontier Technology in Neuroscience" was successfully held on December 13 at Shaoyifu Science Museum, Yuquan Campus, Zhejiang University. The meeting focuses on Neuroengineering, Prof. Cuntai Guan from Nanyang Technological University, Prof. Benyan Luo/Chief Physician from The First Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University, Prof. Nai Ding, Prof. Dan Wu, Prof. Wei Zhang, Prof. Yu Sun from our college and Academician Shumin Duan from College of Medicine were invited to the meeting to give reports. Dean Prof. Jinsong Li, Vice Dean Prof. Hong Zhou and Vice Dean Prof. Qingjun Liu attended the meeting. And the meeting was hosted by Prof. Jinsong Li. The experts had a discussion on the topic of visual cortical prosthesis, brain-computer interaction of sports cognitive emotion, early diagnosis and rehabilitation of neurological diseases, neuroimaging research techniques for patients with chronic disturbance of consciousness, neural coding of dynamic sensory stimulation, the neural mechanism of psychological fatigue, neuroscience dMRI cutting-edge technology and magnetic resonance chemical exchange saturation transfer (CEST) imaging, which show the research needs in the field of neuroengineering and the latest research advances in cutting-edge technologies.
The round table session was hosted by Prof. Anna Wang Roe. Academician Shumin Duan, Prof. Cuntai Guan, Prof. Xiaoxiang Zheng, Prof. Tianyi Yan, Prof. Benyan Luo/Chief Physician, Vice Dean Hong Zhou and Vice Dean Qingjun Liu and other people attended the event. They discussed on “How to take advantage of neuroengineering under the Doube-Brain program and the framework of Ministry of Education Brain and Brain Machine Fusion Frontier Science Center in 2030”. Academician Shumin Duan, Prof. Cuntai Guan, Prof. Xiaoxiang Zheng and Prof. Yueming Wang gave advices on cooperation mechanism, project organization, original direction, top-level design, conference, etc., providing a basis for future cooperation.