Post-Doc at U Penn (Contreras Lab).
Synaptic integration in corticothalamic networks.
Harvey Mudd College B.S. in Engineering, May 2005.
Penn State University Ph.D. in Engineering Science (Neural Egnineering Specialization), Aug 2013.
Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD, November 2007- August 2008
BioSTAR West, Claremont, CA, October 2005- October 2007
-NIH/NINDS National Research Service Award (2010-2013): 'Active Probing and Sleep State Modeling for Seizure Prediction'
-4th International Seizure Prediction Workshop (2009): Best Clinical Poster
Rapid Eye Movement Sleep and Hippocampal Theta Oscillations Precede Seizure Onset in the Tetanus Toxin Model of Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. Sedigh-Sarvestani et al. J Neurosci 34(4): 1105-1114, 2014.
Observing the sleep-wake regulatory system to improve prediction of seizures. M. Sedigh-Sarvestani, B.J. Gluckman. Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Seizure Prediction. World Scientific, 2013.
Reconstructing mammalian sleep dynamics with data assimilation. M. Sedigh-Sarvestani, S.J. Schiff, B.J. Gluckman. PLoS Comp Biol 8(11):e1002788, 2012.
Data assimilation of glucose dynamics for use in the intensive care unit. M. Sedigh- Sarvestani, D.J. Albers, B.J. Gluckman. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc, 2012.
Analyzing large data sets acquired through telemetry from rats exposed to organophosphorous compoundsy. M. De Araujo Furtado, A. Zheng, M. Sedigh-Sarvestani,L. Lumley, S. Lichtenstein,D. Yourick. Journal of Neuroscience Methods 184(1):176-83, 2009.