Simon Eickhoff Institute for Systems Neuroscience Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf   From areas and networks to individual predictions   The long predominant paradigm in neuroimaging has been to compare (mean) local volume or activity between groups, or to correlate these to behavioral phenotypes. Such approach, however, is intrinsically limited in terms of possible insight into inter-individual […]

Tyler Knowlton Department of Linguistics University of Maryland   The psychological treatment of (universal) quantification    We often think of quantifiers like “each” and “every” as expressing a relation between two sets. On this view, the meaning of “each/every circle is green” is something like “the circles are a subset of the green things”. This […]

CNI seminar: Surya Ganguli

November 26, 2019
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Surya Ganguli Neural Dynamics and Computation Lab Stanford University   Emergent elasticity in the neural code for space   To navigate a novel environment, we must construct an internal map of space by combining information from two distinct sources: self-motion cues and sensory perception of landmarks. How do known aspects of neural circuit dynamics and synaptic […]