Welcome to the CenBRAIN Lab

CENBRAIN, Cutting-Edge Net of Biomedical Research And INnovation, founded by Mohamad Sawan, Chair Professor, on January 2019 to lead research activities intended to design and implement smart medical devices such as sensors and actuators with focusing on understanding and introducing solution to neurodegenerative diseases. CENBRAIN is closely linked to the Polystim Neurotech Lab of Polytechnique Montreal launched several years earlier by Prof. Sawan.

We are located at Westlake University, which is the first private non-profit research-oriented university in the People’s Republic of China. It is both supported by public and private funding and a vanguard in the reform of the higher education system in China. Westlake University is striving to cultivate top talent, to make breakthroughs in basic research and innovation in cutting-edge technologies, and to foster human development through science and technology.

We are looking for passionate new PhD students, Postdocs, Research Associates to join the team (see opennings) !



Prof. Sawan gave a keynote talk in Chengdu


Prof. Jianshi Tang invited by Prof. Sawan give a seminar in Westlake University.


Neurologists from Hangzhou First People’s Hospital visit CenBRAIN.


Dr. Bo Zhao and Dr. Yuxuan Luo from Zhejiang University visit CenBRAIN.


Professor Sawan offered a keynote speech on 2020 IEEE 2nd International Conference on Circuits and Systems (IEEE ICCS 2020).


Professor Sawan offered a keynote speech on the International Forum on the New Future of Life & Health in the Post-COVID-19 Era in Nanjing.

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