Events

2018

August 20, 2018, 10:00 a.m., Kresge Room, Meliora 269

Michael Melnick, Graduate Student, Advisors: Duje Tadin and Krystel Huxlin, University of Rochester

Thesis Defense:

Neural Efficiency and Processing: Understanding Visual Perceptual Processing using Transcranial Electrical Stimulation and fMRI in Cortically Blind Humans


August 2, 2018, 3:30 p.m., 301B Meliora Hall

Ingo Fruend, Assistant Professor, Computational Neuroscience, York University

Miscellaneous:

Using generative image models to study human vision


June 20, 2018, 9:30 a.m., Kresge Room, Meliora 269

Quanjing Chen, Graduate Student, Advisor: Brad Mahon, BCS , University of Rochester

Thesis Defense:

The Representation of Tool Knowledge in the Human Brain


June 18, 2018, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall, Kresge Rm

Adam Snyder, BCS Faculty, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

High-dimensional coding of vision in neural populations


June 4, 2018, 2:00 p.m., 366 Meliora Hall

Kim Schauder, Graduate Student, CSP, University of Rochester

Thesis Defense:

Initial Eye Gaze to Faces and their Functional Consequence on Face Identification Abilities in Autism Spectrum Disorder


May 14, 2018, 12:00 p.m., LeChase Assembly Hall, MC G-9576

Holly Bridge, University of Oxford

Boynton Colloquium:

Understanding the pathways underlying residual visual function after damage to primary visual cortex


May 7, 2018, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall, Kresge Rm

Rick Born, Professor of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School

Boynton Colloquium:

Does cortical feedback convey learned priors?


April 30, 2018, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall, Kresge Rm

Richard Lange, Graduate Student, BCS, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

A (New and Improved) Perceptual Confirmation Bias from Approximate Online Inference


April 23, 2018, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall, Kresge Rm

Jake Yates, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Presaccadic modulation of sensory responses in primary visual cortex


April 16, 2018, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall, Kresge Rm

Joseph Carroll, Medical College Wisconsin

Boynton Colloquium:

Challenges and Opportunities Regarding Imaging-Based Biomarkers for Studying Retinal Disease


April 9, 2018, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall, Kresge Rm

Kim Schauder, CVS Trainee, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Initial Eye Gaze Patterns to Faces and their Functional Consequence on Face Identification Abilities in Autism Spectrum Disorder


March 26, 2018, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall, Kresge Rm

Michael Melnick, CVS Trainee, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Elucidating mechanisms of perceptual enhancements caused by transcranial neurostimulation


March 5, 2018, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall, Kresge Rm

Marie Amalric, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Cortical underpinning of high-level mathematical processing


February 19, 2018, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall/Kresge Rm

Monique Mendes, CVS Trainee, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Microglial contributions to circuit changes following sensory-driven plasticity in the visual system


February 12, 2018, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall, Kresge Rm

Randolph Blake, Centennial Professor of Psychology, Vanderbilt University

Boynton Colloquium:

Visual competition and perceptual inference


February 1, 2018, 1:00 p.m., URMC Ground Floor Conference Room (G-3111)

Benjamin Sajdak, Medical College of Wisconsin

FEI Talk:

Retinal Imaging of Cone Dominant Mammals


January 18, 2018, 2:00 p.m., 1W-304, Helen Wood Hall

Eero Simoncelli, New York University

Knill Lecture:

Elucidating and testing hierarchical visual models using model-optimized synthetic stimuli