Sergiy Yakovenko

Sergiy Yakovenko, PhD


Regular Associate Professor West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV US


Dr. Sergiy Yakovenko is a computational neuroscientist and a neurophysiologist addressing the questions of neuromechanical integration in motor control. His research program is focused on developing intuitive and reliable neural interfaces capable of the real-time decoding of motor intent and controlling dexterous prosthetic devices.
Neuroscience Sub-Discipline
Behavioral Neuroscience
Computational Neuroscience and Modeling
Disorders of the Nervous System
Motor Systems Neuroscience
Neural / Synaptic Structure and Function
Neuroengineering and Robotics
Sensory Systems Neuroscience
Analysis of Behavior and Cognition in Humans
Analysis of Behavior and Cognition in Non-human Animals
Computation, Modeling, and Simulation
Data Analysis and Statistics
Electrophysiology (unit activity)
Species: Vertebrate
Therapeutic Techniques
Research Areas
Motor Systems
Neurodegenerative Disorders and Injury
Sensory Systems

SfN Service History

CommitteeTitleMember Status
Global Membership CommitteeMemberCurrent

Chapter Participation

ChapterTitleTerm StartTerm EndOfficer Status
Northern West Virginia ChapterEx Officio8/1/201312/31/2015Past