Chen Yu Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences Indiana University Bloomington Statistical Learning from the Infant’s Point of View The world presents learners with many statistical regularities. Considerable evidence indicates that humans are adept at discovering those regularities across many different domains including language, vision, and social behavior. In this talk, I will […]
Event Category: MindCORE Seminar Series
Sandeep Prasada Department of Psychology Hunter College Thinking and Talking About Kinds and Their Instances Lexically expressible concepts typically provide multiple intricate and abstract perspectives from which to think and talk. For example, the concept DOG provides a perspective from which to think and talk about a particular thing as one of indefinitely […]
Maya Bar-Hillel Federmann Center for the Study of Rationality The Hebrew University, Safra Campus Towards a theory of default representations Rosch (1975) studied the cognitive representations of semantic categories. A chair is a prototypical representative of “furniture.” A 4-legged wooden chair with a back rest but no hand rests is a prototypical representative […]
Timothy Lillicrap Google DeepMind title and abstract forthcoming A pizza lunch will be served at 11:45am. The seminar will begin at 12:00pm.
Eva Telzer Department of Psychology and Neuroscience University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Title and abstract forthcoming A pizza lunch will be served at 11:45am. The seminar will begin at 12:00pm.