News & Events

Thesis defense: Timothy Spellman

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.  

Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar

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?"  

Thesis defense: Joseph Schumacher

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

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, PhD, Department of Chemistry

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

2014 Laureates Gather for Ceremony in Oslo

Kavli Prize Week commences September 8-11: The Kavli Prizes will be presented September 9th, with special forums and lectures in the days before and after.

First Annual Rodolfo Llinás Lecture

Nikos Logothetis will present the first annual Rodolfo Llinás Lecture at NYU Langone on September 8th, on NET-fMRI of large-scale brain networks.

Thesis defense: Ana Calabrese

Ana Calabrese, from the lab of KIBS Investigator Sarah Woolley, will defend her doctoral thesis on Thursday, September 4th, 1pm in Fairchild Room 700.

Add Neurons, Subtract Anxiety

KIBS Investigator Rene Hen joined Mazen Kheirbek to write a feature for Scientific American on the role new neurons play in distinguishing memories.

Tom Jessell to receive the 2014 Gruber Neuroscience Prize

Congrats to KIBS Co-Director Tom Jessell, winner of the 2014 Neuroscience Prize from the Gruber Foundation