Seminars & Lectures


2015


2014

Dec
16
Synapses Lost and Found: Developmental Critical Periods and Alzheimer’s Disease
Carla J. Shatz, PhD, Stanford University
Tuesday, December 16th, 2014, 4:00 PM
Dec
4
Retrograde Signaling and Synaptic Plasticity
Pablo Castillo, MD, PhD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Thursday, December 4th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Nov
20
Bursting Mossy Fiber Inputs Prime Postsynaptic CA3 Pyramidal Cells for Memory Formation at Perforant Path Synapses
Jung Ho Hyun, PhD student, Seoul National University College of Medicine
Thursday, November 20th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Nov
4
Visual Perception and the Brain
Dale Purves, MD, Duke University
Tuesday, November 4th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Oct
27
Activity-dependent Development of Sensory Maps Prior to Sensory Experience
Michael Crair, PhD, Yale University
Monday, October 27th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Oct
16
Functional Imaging Hippocampal Microcircuits in Behaving Mice
Attila Losonczy, MD, PhD, Columbia University School of MedicineHost: Dr. McLean Bolton
Thursday, October 16th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Oct
8
Intercalated Cells Provide Fear-Learning Modulated Sensory Feed-Forward and Feedback Inhibition to the Basolateral Amygdala
Douglas Asede, PhD student, Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research
Wednesday, October 8th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Oct
7
The Cognitive Dynamics Underlying Decision-Making: Interactions Between Attention, Memory and Reward in Action Control
Kanghoon Jung, PhD student, Dartmouth College
Tuesday, October 7th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Sep
12
Molecular Control of G Protein Mediated Neurotransmission
Kirill Martemyanov, PhD, The Scripps Research Institute, Florida
Friday, September 12th, 2014, 3:45 PM
Sep
4
What Happens in Your Cerebellum While You Learn a Motor Skill
Stephen Lisberger, PhD, Duke University
Thursday, September 4th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Aug
18
Generation of Basal Radial Glia in the Embryonic Mouse Dorsal Telencephalon
Fong Kuan Wong, PhD Candidate, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden
Monday, August 18th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Aug
14
Tracing visual processing streams in the zebrafish brain
Herwig Baier, Max Planck Institute for Neurobiology, Martinsried, Germany
Thursday, August 14th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Jul
17
Timing in olfactory system
Roman Shusterman, PhD, University of Haifa, Israel
Thursday, July 17th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Jun
17
Effects of developmental vocal learning on cortical auditory coding
Joseph Schumacher, PhD Candidate, Columbia University, NY – Postdoc Candidate
Tuesday, June 17th, 2014, 11:00 AM
May
16
Toward a dynamic map of neuronal circuits
Alipashi Vaziri, PhD, University of Vienna, Austria
Friday, May 16th, 2014, 11:00 AM
May
15
Sampling: a probabilistic approach to cortical representation and computation
Jozsef Fiser, PhD, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary
Thursday, May 15th, 2014, 3:00 PM
May
6
Accelerating and Enhancing Basic Research and Drug Discovery
Richard Houghten, PhD, Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies, Port St. Lucie, FL
Tuesday, May 6th, 2014, 11:00 AM
May
2
Retinal waves regulate afferent terminal targeting in the early visual pathway
Samuel Failor, University of California, Davis – Postdoc Candidate
Friday, May 2nd, 2014, 11:00 AM
May
1
Mechanisms of Phase-locking at Specialized Auditory Synapses
Henrique von Gersdorff, PhD, Vollum Institute
Thursday, May 1st, 2014, 11:00 AM
Apr
17
Neuronal Circuit Dynamics During Navigation-based Decision-making
Chris Harvey, PhD, Harvard University
Thursday, April 17th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Apr
10
From Pneuma to Connectomics – a more rational ignorance
Kevan AC Martin, PhD, University of Zurich/ ETH Zurich
Thursday, April 10th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Apr
3
Spinal Cord Development
Samuel L. Pfaff, PhD, Salk Institute
Thursday, April 3rd, 2014, 11:00 AM
Mar
20
New Fluorescent Probes and New Perspectives in Bioscience
Atsushi Miyawaki, PhD, RIKEN Brain Science Institute
Thursday, March 20th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Mar
20
New Fluorescent Probes and New Perspectives in Bioscience
Atsushi Miyawaki, PhD, RIKEN Brain Science Institute
Thursday, March 20th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Mar
10
Visual cortical circuitry from mouse to monkey
Benjamin Scholl, University of Texas - Postdoc Candidate
Monday, March 10th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Mar
7
Connectomics: The dense reconstruction of neuronal circuits
Moritz Helmstaedter, Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, Munich-Martinsried, Germany
Friday, March 7th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Mar
6
Molecular Basis and Physiological Consequences of Synaptic Vesicle Heterogeneity
Ege Kavalali, PhD, Dept. of Neuroscience, UT. Southwestern Medical Center
Thursday, March 6th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Feb
19
Ecologically Labeled Lines through the Fly Olfactory System
Bill S. Hansson, PhD, Dept. of Evolutionary Neuroethology, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, Germany
Wednesday, February 19th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Feb
13
Rats! What Are They Looking At? Measuring Activity in the Freely Moving Animal
Jason Kerr, PhD, Center of Advanced European Studies and Research
Thursday, February 13th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Jan
30
Synaptic Proteolysis, Secretory Trafficking, and Plasticity Genes
Michael D. Ehlers, MD, PhD, Pfizer, Inc.
Thursday, January 30th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Jan
27
The Computational Sperm – Living at the Physical Limit
U. Benjamin Kaupp, Dept. of Molecular Sensory Systems
Monday, January 27th, 2014, 11:00 AM
Jan
9
Structural Plasticity of Inhibitory Circuits in the Adult Neocortex
Elly Nedivi, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Thursday, January 9th, 2014, 11:00 AM

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