Virtual Neurophysiology Workbench

The DIY Brain Lab! Developed to improve the accessibility of neuroscience education.

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Welcome to the Virtual Neurophysiology Workbench!

Learn to do experiments in neuroscience, bioelectricity, and neural engineering
Contribute to scientific knowledge by sharing your experiments with others
Deepen your interest and understanding of neuroscience


Check out our latest paper

Virtual Neurophysiology Workbench: An Interactive Learning Tool for Bioelectricity and Neural Engineering Education
Shana R. Black1,2 and Christopher R. Butson, PhD1,2,3
1 Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
2 Scientific Computing & Imaging (SCI) Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
3 Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT


For answers to questions regarding experiments and other information presented as part of the Virtual Neurophysiology Workbench, we encourage you to go to the Q&A forums and take part in discussions with your peers.  There are separate forums for general questions and for troubleshooting various issues.

For all other inquiries please email Christopher Butson, PhD at or Shana Black at 

Thank you for your interest!