"The clever way your brain filters out background noise" (Full Interview)

[BBC World Service Newsday]

BBC Newsday, December 20, 2016.


"The Neurologist Who Hacked His Brain -- and Almost Lost His Mind"

Wired, January 26, 2016.


"The Pentagon’s gamble on brain implants, bionic limbs and combat exoskeletons "

Nature, June 10, 2015.


"Probing Brain Depth, Trying to Aid Memory"

New York Times, July 9, 2014.


"A Speech Synthesizer Direct to the Brain"

MIT Technology Review, July 9, 2014.


"Brain-Machine Interface Could Give Voice to the Voiceless"

Discover, April 20, 2014.

"UCSF Study shows how the brain sorts sound to make language"

SF Chronicle, January 30, 2014.

"Infant Sleep Machines at Maximum Volume Reported as Hearing Risk"

New York Times, March 3, 2014.

"Sense in sounds"

Economist, Jan 31, 2014.

"Researchers watch as our brains turn sounds into words"

NPR, Jan 30, 2014.

"Scientists map what your brain looks like on English"

Time Magazine, Jan 30, 2014.


"Epilepsy patients help decode the brain’s hidden signals"

NPR/KQED, Dec 9, 2013.


"Obama invests in brain-mapping project"

NPR/KQED Forum, April 2, 2013.


"Connecting the Neural Dots"

New York Times, February 25,2013.


"Watching how the brain speaks"

Time Magazine, February 22, 2013.


"Selective cortical representation of attended speaker in multi-talker speech perception"

Nature, May 10, 2012.
Covered internationally: NPR-KQED, WSJ, ABC News, BBC, SF Chronicle, Times of London, Nature Podcasts, LA Times, Science News, New Scientist.


"What cocktail parties teach us: The brain is wired to focus on just one thing"

Wall Street Jounal, April 23, 2012.


"Thinking makes it go"

San Francisco Magazine, January 17, 2012.

Thinking makes it go. It’s the stuff of science fiction: a marriage of brain and computer that allows the disabled to walk, the mute to speak, and all of us to control our reality with our thoughts alone. A Wi-Fi implant in the brain? If anyone’s going to deliver, it’s the visionary scientists at the Center for Neural Engineering and Prostheses, the Bay Area’s bold new research hub.


"UCSF Neurosurgeon works to develop next generation brain implant for paralyzed patients"

NBC Bay Area News, December 29, 2011.


"Computers implanted in brain could help paralyzed. Front page article covers CNEP research achievements and aims. "

San Francisco Chronicle, December 27, 2011.


"Peering inside three brains- Take a ringside seat at the UCSF Medical Center"

U.S. News and World Report, Best Hospitals 2012 Edition

On the front lines: Peering inside three brains- Take a ringside seat at the UCSF Medical Center. Pages 36-41. Article devoted to a three surgeries at UCSF, two of which are epilepsy surgeries operated by Dr Chang. (Reprinted in separate USNWR special issue: Secrets of Your Brain)