Helen Schwerdt

Assistant Professor
Bioengineering Department


Schwerdt, H.N., Graybiel, A.M., & Cima, M.J. (2021). Carbon Fiber Probes for Real-Time Monitoring of Dopamine. In The Brain Reward System. (pp. 125-144).Humana, New York, NY.

Schwerdt, H.N., Amemori, K., Gibson, D.J., Stanwicks, L.L., Yoshida, T., Bichot, N.P., Amemori, S., Desimone, R., Langer, R., Cima, M.J., & Graybiel, A.M. (2020). Dopamine and beta-band oscillations differentially link to striatal value and motor control. Sci Adv, 6(39), eabb9226.American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). doi: 10.1126/sciadv.abb9226.

Schwerdt, H.N., Kim, M.J., Amemori, S., Homma, D., Yoshida, T., Shimazu, H., Yerramreddy, H., Karasan, E., Langer, R., Graybiel, A.M., & Cima, M.J. (2017). Subcellular probes for neurochemical recording from multiple brain sites. Lab Chip, 17(6), 1104-1115.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c6lc01398h.

Schwerdt, H.N., Shimazu, H., Amemori, K.I., Amemori, S., Tierney, P.L., Gibson, D.J., Hong, S., Yoshida, T., Langer, R., Cima, M.J., & Graybiel, A.M. (2017). Long-term dopamine neurochemical monitoring in primates. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 114(50), 13260-13265.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1713756114.

Schwerdt, H.N., Gibson, D.J., Amemori, K., Stanwicks, L.L., Yoshida, T., Cima, M.J., & Graybiel, A.M. (2021). Chronic multi-modal monitoring of neural activity in rodents and primates. In Integrated Sensors for Biological and Neural Sensing, 11663, (p. 1166308).International Society for Optics and Photonics.

Research interests

Neural Engineering