Event Category: All Events

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  • From January 1, 2018
  • To May 18, 2022

CNI Seminar: Mehrdad Jazayeri

October 2, 2018
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Mehrdad Jazayeri Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences McGovern Institute for Brain Research MIT   Bayesian computation through cortical dynamics   Past experiences impress upon neural circuits information about statistical regularities of the environment, which help us in all manners of behavior, from reaching for one’s back pocket to tracking a friend’s voice in a […]

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.   Yvette Sheline, Professor of Psychiatry: Novel brain therapies for depression and anxiety   Location: 200 Goddard Labs

CNI Seminar: Eleni Katifori

October 9, 2018
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Eleni Katifori Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania   Self-organization in biological transport networks   Complex life above a certain size would not be possible without a circulatory system. Both plants and animals have developed vascular systems of striking complexity to solve the problem of nutrient delivery, waste removal, and information exchange. Vascular […]