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 […]

CNI seminar: Proekt Lab

December 3, 2019
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Proekt Lab University of Pennsylvania   The unifying theme for our lab is the study of neuronal dynamics. Historically, our lab has been interested in neuronal mechanisms of anesthesia. Anesthetics have been indispensable for medicine for over 100 years, but the mechanisms through which these drugs act in order to produce a state of unconsciousness remain mysterious. […]

Greer Prettyman Neuroscience Graduate Group University of Pennsylvania   Topic: Neuroscience Outreach by Penn’s Grad Students   Penn grad students, postdocs, and RAs, you are invited to lunch with interesting guests. Not a talk – they’ll take 10 minutes to introduce their work, then it’s pure conversation. Sandwiches and drinks served.