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Michael Frank Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences Stanford University   Bigger data about smaller people: Investigating children’s language learning at scale   Every typically developing child learns to talk, but children vary tremendously in how and when they do so. What predicts this variability? And which aspects of early language learning are consistent across […]

ILST Seminar: McCall Sarrett

February 4, 2022
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

McCall Sarrett Villanova University   via Zoom: https://upenn.zoom.us/j/97106379648   Decoding speech information from neurophysiological data   The acoustics of spoken language are highly variable, and yet most listeners easily extract meaningful information from the speech signal. Psycholinguistic work has revealed which acoustic dimensions are relevant when listeners categorize speech sounds. However, the real-time neural mechanisms […]

Date & Time: 4pm – 5pm each Wednesday from February 23rd through April 6th   Deadline to Apply: 11:59 pm ET Sunday, February 13th   The Social and Behavioral Initiative (SBSI) supports interdisciplinary research in the social and behavioral sciences. Each semester, SBSI supports undergraduate students who are interested in research through the Research Assistant […]

CNI seminar: Marc Badger

February 8, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Marc Badger GRASP Lab University of Pennsylvania   Location: Barchi Library (140 John Morgan Building) and via Zoom   Multi-view pose estimation and tracking of cowbirds in an outdoor aviary   Automated understanding of animal activity is poised to transform many fields in biology. Of particular interest to ecology, biomechanics, behavior, and neuroscience are studies of […]