View of Behind-the-ear Processor (image) University of Washington Share Print E-Mail Caption UW researchers based the design of the new vestibular implant and processor on an existing cochlear implant model. This photo shows how the processor is worn by patients. Credit Cochlear Ltd. Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.