Download the 2018-2019 Boynton Colloquium Series Poster


August 2, 2019, 10:00 a.m., TBD


Undergraduate Fellowship Poster Session

August 1, 2019, 12:00 p.m., Riverbend Shelter, Genesee Valley Park


CVS Picnic

May 14, 2019, 3:30 p.m., Whipple Auditorium, MC 2-6424

Janneke Jehee, Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behavior

Boynton Colloquium:

Uncertainty in perceptual decision making

May 14, 2019, 9:30 a.m., Meliora 301B

Brian Keane, Assistant Professor, Psychiatry, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School


Visual shape completion deficits in schizophrenia: Prospects for a new kind of biomarker

May 7, 2019, 3:30 p.m., Whipple Auditorium, MC 2-6424

Preeti Verghese, Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute

Boynton Colloquium:

The role of the visual periphery in depth perception

April 23, 2019, 3:30 p.m., Whipple Auditorium, MC 2-6424

Greg Horwitz, University of Washington

Boynton Colloquium:

Signals and noise in the primate early visual system

April 5, 2019, 2:30 p.m., Bausch & Lomb 106

Sarah Walters, Graduate Student, Advisors: Hunter/Williams, Institute of Optics, University of Rochester

Thesis Defense:

Two-Photon Excited Fluorescence Adaptive Optics Ophthalmoscopy of Retinal Function

February 6, 2019, 1:00 p.m., Hopeman Building, Room 224

Mengchen Xu, CVS Graduate Student, Advisers: Geunyoung Yoon/Amy L. Lerner, University of Rochester

Thesis Defense:

Investigation of Corneal Biomechanical and Optical Behaviors by Developing Individualized Finite Element Model

January 30, 2019, 10:30 a.m., Kresge Room, Meliora 269

Matthew Overlan, BCS Graduate Student, Advisor: Robert Jacobs, University of Rochester

Thesis Defense:

Probabilistic Program Induction as a Model of Human Concept Learning

January 23, 2019, 2:00 p.m., MC 2-6408, K207 Auditorium

William Beltran, University of Pennsylvania

Research Talk:

Use of a canine model of retinal degeneration (RHO-adRP) to develop a corrective gene therapy for this disorder

January 21, 2019, 9:30 a.m., 269 Meliora Hall, Kresge Rm

Dora Biro, University of Oxford

Research Talk:

From individual cognition to collective organisation

January 18, 2019, 9:00 a.m., Rm K-307, MC 3-6408

Duje Tadin, Professor, University of Rochester


Reshaping Cognitive Neuroscience with Virtual Reality

January 17, 2019, 1:00 p.m., MC G-4104, Large Conference Room

Junzhong Liang, Krypton Vision, Inc.

Research Talk:

Solving Presbyopia through Innovated Optical Designs

January 4, 2019, 4:00 p.m., MC K-207

Keith Schneider, Associate Professor, University of Delaware


Imaging the human thalamus, and the deconvolution revolution in fMRI