Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Visiting Professor



+44 (0)20 7594 1594k.nikolic




Bessemer 420CBessemer BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





Associate Professor - Research / Senior Research Fellow (equivalent standing to a Reader at Imperial College) at the Centre for Bio-Inspired Technology, Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering.       

I received the BEng and MSc from the Department of Electrical Engineering, Belgrade University, Serbia and the PhD in physics from Imperial College London, UK. I was an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Belgrade University, a Senior Research Associate at the Dep. of Physics & Astronomy, University College London, and the Wilfred Corrigan Research Fellow at Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Imperial College London.

    Current research:

    • Neural stimulation and recording
    • Biomodeling
    • Optogenetics
    • Computational Neuroscience/Mathematical Biology
    • Neural Implants (Optogenetic Retinal Implant)
    • Nanoelectronics - Fault tolerant architectures

    Main Projects

    Google Scholar Profile  






    Cheng R, Mirza KB, Nikolic K, 2020, Neuromorphic robotic platform with visual input, processor and actuator, based on spiking neural networks, Applied System Innovation, Vol:3, ISSN:2571-5577, Pages:1-16

    Wildner K, Mirza KB, De La Franier B, et al., 2020, Iridium oxide based potassium sensitive microprobe with anti-fouling properties, Ieee Sensors Journal, ISSN:1530-437X

    Najafizadeh L, Zhang M, Nikolic K, 2019, Guest Editorial: Special Issue on Selected Papers From IEEE BioCAS 2018, Ieee Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems, Vol:13, ISSN:1932-4545, Pages:793-794

    Mirza KB, Golden C, Nikolic K, et al., 2019, Closed-loop implantable therapeutic neuromodulation systems based on neurochemical monitoring, Frontiers in Neuroscience, Vol:13, ISSN:1662-4548


    Roever P, Mirza KB, Nikolic K, et al., Convolutional neural network for classification of nerve activity based on action potential induced neurochemical Signatures, IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), IEEE, ISSN:0271-4302

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