2014 Fall

Taking Apart the Neural Machinery of Face Processing

September 8, 2014
11:00am-12:00pm
414 CEPSR
Speaker: Winrich Freiwald, Assistant Professor, Laboratory of Neural Systems, Rockefeller University

Connecting Nerves to Electrodes: From Bionics to Neuroceuticals

11:00am-12:00pm
September 15, 2014
414 CEPSR
Speaker: Mario Romero-Ortega, Associate Professor, Department of Bioengineering, University of Texas at Arlington

Whole Brain Circuit Mapping in the Mouse

September 22, 2014
11:00am-12:00pm
414 CEPSR
Speaker: Partha P. Mitra, Professor, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Spiking Coordination and its Role in Corticocortical Signaling

September 29, 2014
11:00am-12:00pm
414 CEPSR
Speaker: Adam Kohn, Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Maximum-Entropy, Minimum-Description-Length Analysis of Associative Learning

October 6, 2014
11:00am-12:00pm
414 CEPSR
Speaker: Charles Randy Gallistel, Professor, Rutgers Center for Cognitive Science, Rutgers University

Cortical Dynamics

October 13, 2014
11:00am-12:00pm
414 CEPSR
Speaker: Charles D. Gilbert, Arthur and Janet Ross Professor, Laboratory of Neurobiology, Rockefeller University

Structural Clues to a Visual Function: Direction Selectivity in the Retina

October 27, 2014
11:00am-12:00pm
Davis Auditorium, CEPSR
Speaker: Sebastian Seung, Professor, Department of Computer Science/Neuroscience Institute, Princeton University

TrueNorth: A Brain-Inspired Chip With One Million Neurons

November 24, 2014
11:00am-12:00pm
Davis Auditorium, CEPSR
Speaker: Paul Merolla, Research Scientist, Brain-Inspired Computing Group, IBM

A Biological Neuron as an Online Algorithm for Matrix Factorization

December 1, 2014
11:00am-12:00pm
Davis Auditorium, CEPSR
Speaker: Dr. Dmitri "Mitya" B. Chklovskii, Group Leader for Neuroscience, Simons Center for Data Analysis, Simons Foundation


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