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Bruce Gluckman

Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • Engineering Science and Mechanics
  • Biomedical Engineering

W312 Millennium Science Complex

bjg18@psu.edu

814-865-0178

Research Areas:

Brain Science and Neural Engineering, Multiscale and Multiphysics Modeling, Computational Analysis

Interest Areas:

I am interested in the application of tools from the nonlinear dynamics community to the understanding neural activity and creating brain-machine interfaces. Ongoing work includes creating and testing neural stimulation devices for chronic use.

 
 

 

Education

  • BS, Engineering Physics, Universtity of Illinios, 1988
  • Ph D, Physics, Univeristy of Pennsylvania, 1994

Publications

Books

  • Bruce Gluckman, 2006, Expermental Chaos, Proceedings of 9th Experimental Chaos Conference, Sao Palo, Brazil
  • Bruce Gluckman, 2004, Experimental Chaos, AIP Conference Proceedings, Mellville, NY
  • Bruce Gluckman, 2003, Experimental Chaos, AIP Conference Proceedings, Mellville, NY
  • Bruce Gluckman, 2002, Expermental Chaos, AIP Conference Proceedings, Mellville, NY

Parts of Book

  • Bruce Gluckman, 2002, Control of Seizing Neuronal Networks, AIP Conference Proceedings, Mellville, NY
  • Bruce Gluckman and S. J. Schiff, 2002, Seizure Control using Feedback and Electrical Fields, Springer Verlag

Journal Articles

  • Paddy Ssentongo, Anna E. Robuccio, Godfrey Thuku, Derek G Sim, Ali Nabi, Fatemeh Bahari, Balaji Shanmugasundaram, Myles W. Billard, Andrew Geronimo, Kurt W. Short, Patrick Drew, Jennifer Baccon, Steven L. Weinstein, Frank G. Gilliam, Jose A. Stoute, Vernon M Chinchilli, Andrew F Read, Bruce Gluckman and Steven Schiff, 2017, "A Murine Model to Study Epilepsy and SUDEP Induced by Malaria Infection", SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 7
  • David J. Albers, Matthew Levine, Bruce Gluckman, Henry Ginsberg, George Hripcsak and Lena Mamykina, 2017, "Personalized glucose forecasting for type 2 diabetes using data assimilation", PLOS COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY, 13, (4)
  • Myles Billard, , Mark W Horn and Bruce Gluckman, 2016, "A Flexible Vanadium Oxide Thermistor Array for Localized Temperature Field Measurements in Brain", IEEE Sensors Journal
  • Bruce Gluckman and Catherine A. Schevon, 2015, "Seizure Prediction 6: From Mechanisms to Engineered Interventions for Epilepsy.", Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Malenka Mader, Wolfgang Mader, Bruce J Gluckman, Jens Timmer and Björn Schelter, 2014, "Statistical evaluation of forecasts"
  • Insoo Kim, Po-Hsiang Lai, R Lobo and Bruce Gluckman, 2014, "Challenges in wearable personal health monitoring systems.", Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Annual Conference, 2014, pp. 5264-7
  • Giorgio la Corte, Y Wei, N Chernyy, Bruce Gluckman and Steven Schiff, 2014, "Frequency dependence of behavioral modulation by hippocampal electrical stimulation.", Journal of neurophysiology, 111, (3), pp. 470-80
  • M Sedigh-Sarvestani, G I Thuku, S Sunderam, A Parkar, S L Weinstein, S J Schiff and B J Gluckman, 2014, "Rapid Eye Movement Sleep and Hippocampal Theta Oscillations Precede Seizure Onset in the Tetanus Toxin Model of Temporal Lobe Epilepsy", Journal of Neuroscience, 34, (4), pp. 1105-1114
  • Julia Berzhanskaya, Nick Chernyy, Bruce Gluckman, Steven J. Schiff and Giorgio A. Ascoli, 2013, "Modulation of hippocampal rhythms by subthreshold electric fields and network topology", J Comput Neurosci, 34, (3), pp. 369-89
  • Madineh Sedigh-Sarvestani, Steven J. Schiff and Bruce Gluckman, 2012, "Reconstructing mammalian sleep dynamics with data assimilation", PLOS Computational Biology, 8, (11), pp. e1002788
  • Ying Xiao, Xiao-Ying Huang, Stephen Van Wert, Ernest Barreto, Jian-Young Wu, Bruce Gluckman and Steven J. Schiff, 2012, "The role of inhibition in oscillatory wave dynamics in cortex", European Journal of Neuroscience, 36, (2), pp. 2201-2212
  • Bruce Gluckman, 2010, "Experimental nonlinear dynamics", Philos Transact A Math Phys Eng Sci., 368, (1918), pp. 2143-2146
  • Sridhar Sunderam, Bruce Gluckman, Davide Reato and Marom Bikson, 2010, "Toward rational design of electrical stimulation strategies for epilepsy control", Epilepsy & Behavior, 17, pp. 6-22
  • Sridhar Sunderam, Nick Chernyy, Nathalia Peixoto, Jonathan P. Mason, Steven L. Weinstein, Steven J. Schiff and Bruce Gluckman, 2009, "Seizure entrainment with polarizing low frequency electric fields in a chronic animal epilepsy model", J Neural Eng., 6, (4), pp. 046009
  • Sridhar Sunderam, Nick Chernyy, Nathalia Peixoto, Jonathan P. Mason, Steven L. Weinstein, Steven J. Schiff and Bruce Gluckman, 2007, "Improved Sleep-Wake and Behavior Discrimination Using MEMS Accelerometers", Journal of Neuroscience Methods
  • E. H. Park, E. Barreto, Bruce Gluckman, S. J. Schiff and P. So, 2005, "A Model of the Effects of Applied Electric Fields on Neuronal Synchronization", Journal of Computational Neuroscience, 19, (1), pp. 53-70
  • K. A. Richardson, Bruce Gluckman, S. L. Weinstein, C. E. Glosch, J. B. Moon, R. P. Gwinn, K. Gale and S. J. Schiff, 2003, "In Vivo Modulation of Hippocampal Epileptiform Activity with Radial Electric Fields", Epilepsia 2003, 44, (6), pp. 768-777
  • J. T. Francis, Bruce Gluckman and S. J. Schiff, 2003, "Sensitivity of Neurons to Weak Electric Fields", Journal of Neuroscience, 23, (19), pp. 7255-7261
  • E. H. Park, P. So, E. Barreto, Bruce Gluckman and S. J. Schiff, 2003, "Electric Field Synchronization in Neuronal Networks", Neurocomputing, 52-54, pp. 169-175
  • J. T. Francis, P. So, Bruce Gluckman and S. J. Schiff, 2001, "Differentiability Imiplies Continuity in Neuronal Dynamics", Physica D, 148, pp. 175-181
  • Bruce Gluckman, H. Nguyen, S. L. Weinstein and S. J. Schiff, 2001, "Adaptive Electric Field Control of Epileptic Seizures", Journal of Neuroscience, 21, pp. 590-600
  • J. Chubb, E. Barreto, P. So and Bruce Gluckman, 2001, "The Breakdown of Synchronization in Systems of Non-identical Chaotic Oscillators: Theory and Experiment", International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, 11, pp. 2705-2713

Conference Proceedings

  • Fatemeh Bahari, Camila Tulyaganova, Myles Billard, Kevin D Alloway and Bruce Gluckman, 2017, "The neural basis for sleep regulation—Data assimilation from animal to model", pp. 1061–1065
  • Bruce Gluckman and M. Sedigh-Sarvestani, 2013, "Observing the Sleep-Wake Regulatory System to Improve Prediction of Seizures", World Scientific
  • M. Sedigh-Sarvestani, D. J. Albers and Bruce Gluckman, 2012, "Data Assimilation of Glucose Dynamics for Use in the Intensive Care Unit", Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc., 1, pp. 5437-5440
  • I. Kim, H. H. Fok, Y. Li, T. N. Jackson and Bruce Gluckman, 2011, "Polymer substrate temperature sensor array for brain interfaces, 2011", Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc, 2011, pp. 3286-3289
  • A. Jain, I. Kim and Bruce Gluckman, 2011, "Low cost electroencephalographic acquisition amplifier to serve as teaching and research tool", Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc, 2011, 2011, pp. 1888-1891
  • B. Shanmugasundaram and Bruce Gluckman, 2011, "Micro-reaction chamber electrodes for neural stimulation and recordin", Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc, 2011, pp. 656-659
  • D. L. Andre, B. Shanmugasundaram, J. Mason, C. Drapaca and Bruce Gluckman, 2009, "Mechanisms determining safety and performance of brain stimulating electrodes", Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc., 1, pp. 689-692
  • N. Chernyy, S. J. Schiff and Bruce Gluckman, 2009, "Time dependence of stimulation/recording-artifact transfer function estimates for neural interface systems", Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc., 1, pp. 1380-3
  • N. Chernyy, S. J. Schiff and Bruce Gluckman, 2008, "Multi-taper transfer function estimation for stimulation artifact removal from neural recordings", Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc., 1, pp. 2772-2776
  • M. Kamrunnahar, N. S. Dias, S. J. Schiff and Bruce Gluckman, 2008, "Model-based responses and features in Brain Computer Interfaces", Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc., 1, pp. 4482-4485
  • S. Sunderam, N. Chernyy, J. Mason, N. Peixoto, S. L. Weinstein, S. J. Schiff and Bruce Gluckman, 2006, "Seizure Modulation with Applied Electric Fields in Chronically Implanted Animals", Proceedings of the 28th IEEE EMBS Annual International Conference 2006, pp. 1612-1615
  • Sun Han, Bruce Gluckman, Xiong Zhang, Yu Zhang, Xuefei Zhong and Zhaowen Fan, , "Optimal-channel Selection Algorithms in Mental Tasks based Brain-computer Interface"

Other

  • K. A. Richardson, S. J. Schiff and Bruce Gluckman, 2005, "Control of Traveling Waves in the Mammalian Cortex", 94, (2), pp. 028103

Research Projects

  • September 2017 - August 2020, "Imaging and Modeling Fluid Mechanics of Metabolite Transport in the Brain Interstitium," (Sponsor: NSF - CBET - BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING).
  • September 2017 - August 2020, "Imaging and Modeling Fluid Mechanics of Metabolite Transport in the Brain Interstitium," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • June 2017 - May 2019, "CRCNS: Model Based Data Assimilation and Control of Sleep-Wake Regulation in Epilepsy," (Sponsor: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering).
  • September 2017 - August 2018, "Mechanistic Machine Learning," (Sponsor: The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York).
  • June 2016 - May 2017, "CRCNS: Model Based Data Assimilation and Control of Sleep-Wake Regulation in Epilepsy," (Sponsor: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering).
  • June 2015 - May 2016, "CRCNS: Model Based Data Assimilation and Control of Sleep-Wake Regulation in Epilepsy," (Sponsor: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering).
  • September 2014 - May 2015, "CRCNS: Model Based Data Assimilation and Control of Sleep-Wake Regulation in Epilepsy," (Sponsor: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering).
  • September 2014 - September 2015, "Seventh International Workshop on Seizure Prediction," (Sponsor: NINDS - NIH).
  • September 2014 - September 2015, "7th International Workshop on Seizure Prediction (IWSP7)," (Sponsor: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke).
  • September 2012 - August 2015, "A Murine Model for Preventing Postmalarial Epilepsy," (Sponsor: Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy).
  • April 2013 - December 2014, "Gluckman, Bruce - Collaborative Travel to Institute for Complex Systems and Mathematical Biology at the University of Aberdeen," (Sponsor: Burroughs Wellcome Fund).
  • June 2014 - December 2014, "13th Experimental Chaos and Complexity Conference," (Sponsor: Office of Naval Research).
  • August 2013 - February 2014, "Collaborative Travel to Institute for Complex Systems and Mathematical Biology at the University of Aberdeen," (Sponsor: Burroughs Wellcome Fund).
  • July 2013 - June 2014, "International Workshop on Seizure Prediction," (Sponsor: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke).
  • May 2012 - April 2014, "Perturbative Seizure Prediction and Detection of a Seizure Permissive State," (Sponsor: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke).
  • July 2010 - July 2013, "Active Probing and Sleep State Modeling for Seizure Prediction (Madineh Sedigh Sarvestani)," (Sponsor: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke).
  • July 2010 - July 2013, "Active Probing and Sleep State Modeling for Seizure Prediction (Madineh Sedigh Sarvestani)," (Sponsor: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke).
  • July 2010 - July 2013, "Active Probing and Sleep State Modeling for Seizure Prediction (Madineh Sedigh Sarvestani)," (Sponsor: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke).
  • August 2011 - July 2012, "CRCNS: Collaborative Research: Model-Based Control of Spreading Depression," (Sponsor: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering).
  • May 2011 - April 2012, "Perturbative Seizure Prediction and Detection of a Seizure Permissive State," (Sponsor: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke).
  • May 2011 - April 2012, "Perturbative Seizure Prediction and Detection of a Seizure Permissive State," (Sponsor: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke).
  • May 2010 - April 2011, "Perturbative Seizure Prediction and Detection of a Seizure Permissive State," (Sponsor: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke).
  • July 2010 - September 2011, "Cerebral Malaria as a Cause of Epilepsy (Penn State Institute of the Neurosciences)," (Sponsor: PA Tobacco Settlement Fund (TSF)).
  • May 2009 - April 2010, "Perurbative Seizure Prediction and Detection of a Seizure Permissive State," (Sponsor: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke).
  • February 2010 - December 2010, "11th Experimental Chaos Conference," (Sponsor: Office of Naval Research).
  • January 2009 - December 2009, "State of Vigilance Tracking for Seizure Prediction in a Rodent TLE Model," (Sponsor: Epilepsy Foundation of America).
  • August 2007 - July 2009, "Dynamics and Control of Neuronal Pattern Formation," (Sponsor: National Institute of Mental Health).
  • August 2007 - July 2008, "Dynamics and Control of Neuronal Pattern Formation," (Sponsor: PHS).
  • August 2006 - May 2008, "Electric Field as Novel Neuronal Interface," (Sponsor: PHS).
  • February 2008 - December 2008, "10th Experimental Chaos Conference," (Sponsor: Office of Naval Research).
  • August 2006 - May 2008, "Electric Field as Novel Neuronal Interface," (Sponsor: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering).
  • August 2006 - May 2008, "Electric Field as Novel Neuronal Interface," (Sponsor: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering).
  • September 2007 - August 2008, "Mechanisms of Wave Propagation in Neuronal Tissue," (Sponsor: George Mason University).
  • September 2006 - August 2007, "Mechanisms of Wave Propagation in Neuronal Tissue," (Sponsor: George Mason University).
  • September 2006 - July 2007, "Dynamics and Control of Neuronal Pattern Formation," (Sponsor: National Institute of Mental Health).
  • September 2006 - July 2007, "Dynamics and Control of Neuronal Pattern Formation," (Sponsor: National Institute of Mental Health).

Honors and Awards

  • Honorary Professor, Kings College, University of Aberdeen, 2013 - 2018
  • Office of Naval Research Postdoctoral Fellow, Office of Naval Research, 1995 - 1997
  • Fellow of the American Epilepsy Society (FAES), American Epilepsy Society, November 2016

Service

Service to Penn State:

  • Committee Work, Committee Member, Faculty Search - Structural Health Monitoring/Ultrasonic, September 2017 - March 2018
  • Other, Reviewer, Bridge Grant Reviewer, Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI), September 2015 - October 2015
  • Committee Member, Faculty Search - Frontier, September 2014 - May 2015
  • Committee Member, Faculty Search - Health Monitoring, September 2014 - May 2015
  • Committee Work, Committee Member, Faculty Search - Addative Manufacturing, September 2014 - May 2015
  • Chairperson, Neural Engineering Candidacy Exam, September 2013
  • Committee Member, MD-PhD Candidacy Exam Committee, September 2012
  • Committee Work, Committee Member, Graduate Program Committee, September 2009
  • Participation in Governance Bodies and Related Activities, Associate Director, Center for Neural Engineering, June 2007
  • Committee Work, ESM Graduate Admission Committee, November 2006

Service to External Organizations:

  • Organizing Conferences and Service on Conference Committees, International Workshop on Seizure Prediction, January 2009
  • Organizing Conferences and Service on Conference Committees, Experimental Chaos Conference, 2001
 


 

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