Scientific Seminars


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2018

Nov
29
Neural Control of Motor Actions: From Whole-Brain Landscape to Millisecond Dynamics
2018-19 SEMINAR SERIES: Takashi Kawashima, PhD - Senior Scientist, HHMI Janelia
Thursday, November 29th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Nov
15
Holistic Molecular Imaging and Rapid Phenotyping of Complex Biological Systems
Kwanghun Chung, PhD - Asst. Professor, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Thursday, November 15th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Aug
13
The Mouse Superior Colliculus
Jianhua 'JC' Cang, PhD - Professor, Depts. of Biology & Psychology, University of Virginia
Monday, August 13th, 2018, 11:00 AM
May
24
Novel Approaches for Controlling Neuronal Cell Biology and Synaptic Function with Light
2017-18 SEMINAR SERIES: Matthew Kennedy, PhD - Assistant Professor, Dept. of Pharmacology, Univ. of Colorado School of Medicine
Thursday, May 24th, 2018, 11:00 AM
May
15
Evidence for Sampling-Based Probabilistic Representation and Computation in the Cortex
Jozsef Fiser, PhD - Associate Professor, Dept. of Cognitive Science, Central European University, Budapest
Tuesday, May 15th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Apr
26
CANCELLED – TO BE RESCHEDULED: Structure and Function of Enigmatic Layer 1
2017-18 SEMINAR SERIES: Bernardo Rudy, MD, PhD, - New York University Medical Center
Thursday, April 26th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Apr
24
Multisensory Integration in Mouse Visual Cortex: Data and Speculations
Mark Huebener, PhD - Research Group Leader, Department Synapses - Circuits - Plasticity, Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology
Tuesday, April 24th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Apr
24
FAU Neuroscience Seminar Series: Millisecond-Timescale Imaging of Voltage Dynamics with Genetically-Encoded Indicators
Francois St-Pierre, PhD - Asst. Professor, Dept. of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine
Tuesday, April 24th, 2018, 4:00 PM
Apr
23
The Neuronal Mechanism Underlying Short-Term Memory
Hidehiko Inagaki, PhD - Research Scientist, Janelia Research Campus, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Monday, April 23rd, 2018, 11:00 AM
Apr
20
How Aerial Predatory Insects Intercept Moving Targets with Few Neurons
Paloma T. Gonzalez-Bellido, PhD - Asst. Professor, Dept. of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge
Friday, April 20th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Apr
19
Hormone-Dependent Vocal Communication of Birds
Manfred L. Gahr, PhD - Director, Max Planck Institute for Ornithology, Germany
Thursday, April 19th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Apr
12
Molecular Mechanisms of Cortical Interneuron Diversity and Plasticity
2017-18 SEMINAR SERIES: Oscar Marin, PhD - Professor & Director, Dept. of Developmental Neurobiology, King's College London
Thursday, April 12th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Apr
9
Optical Dissection of the Neural Circuits Underlying the Processing of Sensory Information in the Mouse Somatosensory Cortex
Tommaso Fellin, PhD - Team Leader, Dept. of Neuroscience and Brain Technologies, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia
Monday, April 9th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Apr
5
Synaptic Signaling in Cerebellar Circuits
Indira M. Raman, PhD - Bill and Gayle Cook Professor of Biological Sciences, Dept. of Neurobiology & Physiology, Northwestern University
Thursday, April 5th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Mar
29
The Neural Basis of Social Stress Induced Depressive Behaviors
Byungkook Lim, PhD, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biological Sciences, Neurobiology, University of California, San Diego
Thursday, March 29th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Mar
23
Image Statistics and Cortical Visual Processing
Odelia Schwartz, PhD - Associate Professor, Depts. of Computer Science and Biology, University of Miami
Friday, March 23rd, 2018, 11:00 AM
Mar
20
Technology Drivers and Opportunities for Electrophysiology
Tim Harris, PhD - Senior Fellow, HHMI Janelia Research Campus
Tuesday, March 20th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Mar
16
Matrix Metaloproteinase Control of Dendritic Spine Plasticity
Leszek Kaczmarek, PhD - Head, Laboratory of Neurobiology, Nencki Institute
Friday, March 16th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Mar
15
Neural Circuits for Vision in Action
2017-18 SEMINAR SERIES: Cristopher M. Niell, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Biology and Institute for Neuroscience, University of Oregon
Thursday, March 15th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Mar
8
Neural Circuits of Dexterity
Adam Hantman, PhD - Research Group Leader, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Research Campus
Thursday, March 8th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Feb
8
MINFLUX Nanoscopy: Superresolution post Nobel
Stefan W. Hell, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Goettingen and Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Heidelberg
Thursday, February 8th, 2018, 4:30 PM
Jan
30
A Spike Timing-Dependent Plasticity Rule for Single, Clustered and Distributed Dendritic Spines
Roberto Araya, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Neuroscience, University of Montreal
Tuesday, January 30th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Jan
25
Neural Learning Rules in the Cerebellum
2017-18 SEMINAR SERIES: Jennifer L. Raymond, PhD, Professor, Department of Neurobiology, Stanford University
Thursday, January 25th, 2018, 11:00 AM
Jan
23
Spatial and Temporal Control of Synaptic Transmission
Shigeki Watanabe, PhD, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins University
Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018, 11:00 AM
Jan
4
Traumatic Fear Memory: Deciphering Neural Circuits and Designing Novel Treatments
2017-18 SEMINAR SERIES: Andrew Holmes, PhD, Laboratory Chief, Principal Investigator - National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH
Thursday, January 4th, 2018, 11:00 AM

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