Dave Kleinschmidt Department of Psychology Rutgers University New Brunswick   Language processing in the face of variability: Distributional learning all the way down?   On the one hand, talker variability is one of the fundamental challenges for speech recognition: each talker has their own mapping from linguistic units to sounds, which means that an effective […]

SBSI seminar: Simine Vazire

October 25, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Simine Vazire Associate Professor, Psychology University of California, Davis   Do we want to be credible or incredible?   What makes a scientific claim credible? Historically, we have relied on various safeguards against high levels of false positive results, such as counting on peer review to catch most errors, waiting for consensus among experts before […]

Ragini Verma Department of Radiology University of Pennsylvania   Topic: MRI Studies of the Mysterious Cuban Diplomat Syndrome   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.