News & Events
Neurobiology & Behavior Special Seminar: Friday 10/10, 3pm, Michale Fee (MIT): "A model of basal ganglia function, inspired by the songbird"
KIBS Investigator Attila Losonczy awarded an NIH Brain Initiative Grant, for a collaborative project with Soltesz (UC Irvine), Buzaki (NYU) and Lisman (Brandeis) to decode the neural circuitry involved in replaying memories.
Seminar on Tuesday, October 7th, 10:30am: Ellen Lumpkin, "The Neurobiology of the Skin”
Timothy Spellman, joint student in the Gordon/Gogos laboratories, will defend his thesis, entitled, "Modulation of Hippocampal-Prefrontal Circuitry in Spatial Working Memory," on Wednesday, October 8nd, at 1:30pm, in Hellman Auditorium.
Weekly seminar in Neurobiology & Behavior: October 9, 12 noon, Sliman Bensmaia (University of Chicago): " Biological and bionic hands: natural neural coding and artificial perception"
Congratuatlions to Edvard and May-Britt Moser, from the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, who together with John O'Keefe have been awarded the Nobel Prize for 2014 in Physiology or Medicine, for their discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain!
Weekly seminar in Neurobiology & Behavior: October 2, 12 noon, Dora Angelaki (Baylor College of Medicine): "Neuron correlations, causality and behavior: Where lies the truth in systems neuroscience?"
Joseph Schumacher, from the laboratory of Sarah Woolley, will defend his thesis, entitled, "Effects of Developmental Vocal Learning on Neural Coding in the Songbird Auditory Cortex," on Thursday, October 2nd, at 3pm, in 800 Fairchild.
Kavli Institute Neurolunch Seminar, Tuesday 9/30, 11:45am: Jae-eun Miller, from the Yuste Lab presents "Visual stimuli recruit instrinsically generated cortical ensembles"
Special Seminar: Wei Min, KIBS Investigator from the Department of Chemistry, "Seeing Molecular Vibrations: Chemical Imaging for Biomedicine," Wednesday 9/17, 1pm, Kolb 3rd Floor Conference Room