Events

2002

February 20, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Ioannis Pallikaris, Chairman, Ophthalmology, Heraklion University Hospital and the Vardiniyannion Eye Institute of Crete, Heraklion Greece

Research Talk:

Vision dynamics flap induced aberrations and subepithelial LASIK (sel.)


February 22, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Bjørg Elisabeth Kilavik, University of Tuebingen Eye Hospital, Tuebingen Germany

Research Talk:

Receptive field properties of lateral geniculate cells in the owl monkey (aotus azarae): a comparative study


February 25, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Adrian Glasser, Assistant Professor, College of Optometry, University of Houston

Miscellaneous:

Can natural accommodation be restored in presbyopes?


February 26, 2002, 0:00 a.m.

Alison McDermott, College of Optometry, University of Houston

Miscellaneous:

Defensins at the ocular surface—just antimicrobial peptides?


March 12, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Jerry Nelson, Professor, Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of California, Santa Cruz; Director, NSF Science and Technology Center for Adaptive Optics

Boynton Colloquium:

Large scale astronomical optics


March 13, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Jerry Nelson, Professor, Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of California, Santa Cruz; Director, NSF Science and Technology Center for Adaptive Optics

Boynton Colloquium:

Adaptive optics for astronomy and vision science


March 22, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Hugh Wilson & Fran Wilkinson, ORDCF Professor/Professor and Chair, Biological & Computational Vision, York University/Department of Psychology, Atkinson Faculty of Liberal and Professional Studies, York University

Research Talk:

Deciphering the geometric code for face perception


April 8, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

John Maunsell, Investigator & Professor, Neuroscience, Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Baylor College of Medicine

Boynton Colloquium:

The role of attention in sensory processing in monkey visual cortex


April 9, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Fred Reinholz, Optical Engineer, Lions Eye Institute, Lasers and Bioengineering Group

Research Talk:

Colour and stereo scanning laser ophthalmoscopy


April 22, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Ed Keller, Associate Director, The Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute

Boynton Colloquium:

Shared brainstem pathways for saccadic and smooth pursuit eye movements


June 7, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Jim Zavislan, Associate Professor, Institute of Optics, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Optical engineering considerations when imaging living tissues


September 9, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Xiao-Jing Wang, Department of Physics and Center for Complex Systems, Brandeis University

Boynton Colloquium:

Slowly reverberatory cortical microcircuits: working memory and decision-making


September 16, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Jay Wang, Centre for Contact Lens Research, University of Waterloo

Research Talk:

Anterior segment morphometry using optical coherence tomography (OCT)


September 27, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Hany Farid, Department of Computer Science and Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Dartmouth College

Research Talk:


October 11, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Jozsef Fiser, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Contrast conservation in human vision


October 25, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Krystel Huxlin, Ophthalmology, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Visual recovery after extrastriate lesion in the adult—role of visual retraining and possible neural substrates


November 6, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Daphne Bavelier, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

The role of experience on visual skills: the case of deafness and video game playing


November 12, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Nikos Logothetis, Managing Director, Max-Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics

Boynton Colloquium:

Functional MRI in monkeys: imaging, connectivity, and electrophysiology investigations using a high-field scanner


November 15, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Bruno Averbeck, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Neural noise and the code for target selection in the SMA


November 18, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

William T. Newsome, Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Neurobiology, Stanford University School of Medicine

Boynton Colloquium:

Probability matching in rhesus monkeys: a behavioral and neurophysiological analysis


November 22, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Joseph Carroll, Medical College of Wisconsin

Research Talk:

Variability in L:M ratio and genetic variability in the L/M cone pigment genes


December 13, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Jim Fienup, Institute of Optics, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Phase retrieval and image reconstruction