Visual Prosthesis

  title={Visual Prosthesis},
  author={James D. Weiland and Mark. S. Humayun},
  journal={Proceedings of the IEEE},
Electronic visual prostheses have demonstrated the ability to restore a rudimentary sense of vision to blind individuals. This review paper will highlight past and recent progress in this field as well as some technical challenges to further advancement. Retinal implants have now been tested in humans by four independent groups. Optic nerve and cortical implants have been also been evaluated in humans. The first implants have achieved remarkable results, including detection of motion and… 

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