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ILST Seminar: Russell Richie

November 5, 2018
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Semantic Representations Extracted from Large Language Corpora Predict High-level Human Judgment in Seven Diverse Behavioral Domains   Recent advances in machine learning, combined with the increased availability of large natural language datasets, have made it possible to uncover semantic representations that characterize what people know about and associate with a wide range of objects and […]

Penn graduate students, postdocs, and RAs are invited to lunch with Penn faculty. Not a talk – they’ll take 10 minutes to introduce their work, then it’s pure conversation. Sandwiches and drinks served.   Maria Chiara Errigo,¬†University of Parma:¬†Neuroscience and Law in Italy   Location: 200 Goddard Labs

R. Alison Adcock Department of Biological Psychiatry Duke University   Motivations to Learn: Neural Contexts and Their Regulation   Dopamine and other neuromodulators associated with motivation regulate neural plasticity and dynamically configure brain networks during learning, offering potential to enhance learning outcomes. Research in the Adcock laboratory has systematically characterized diverse motivational states related to […]