Events

2003

January 24, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Daeyeol Lee, Center for Visual Science, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Do cortical neurons resonate to compute?


February 7, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Kevin Kearney and David Prelewitz, Pixel Physics

Research Talk:

Development of a commercial Hartmann-Shack ophthalmic instrument and single-exposure spectral imaging systems based on commercial Bayer-patterned CCDs


February 10, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Bruno Olshausen, Redwood Neuroscience Institute and Center for Neuroscience at UC Davis

Boynton Colloquium:

Dynamics of image and space representation in visual cortex


February 14, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Nick Au Yong, Graduate student (Advisors: Paige/Seidman), University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Translation perception and its relationship to the reflex eye movements


February 28, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Michelle Conroy, Graduate student (Advisor: Lee), University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Monkey games: randomness in a two-player zero-sum game


March 14, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Dana Ballard, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Interpreting the output of cortical cells


March 25, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Rich Krauzlis, Assistant Professor, Systems Neurobiology, Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Research Talk:

Deciding where and when to look: probing the neural mechanisms that govern eye movement choices


March 28, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Andrea Lathrop, Graduate student (Advisor: Aslin), University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Imaging the infant retina: what can adaptive optics tell us?


April 18, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Daphne Maurer, Professor, Psychology, McMaster University

Research Talk:

Staring development in the faceā€”the role of visual input in the development of expert face processing


April 21, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Helen Neville, Professor, Psychology, University of Oregon

Research Talk:

Variability in human brain plasticity


April 25, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Jeremy Wolfe, Professor, Ophthalmology, Visual Attention Laboratory, Harvard Med & Brigham and Women's Hospital

Research Talk:

Seeking guidance: how do we find what we are looking for in visual search?


May 30, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Brandon Sanders, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

A role in time for object discovery


June 3, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Orna Rosenthal, Postdoctoral Fellow, Carnegie Mellon University

Research Talk:

Mechanism underlying visual classification


June 9, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Emanuel (Emo) Todorov, Assistant Professor, Cognitive Sciences at the University of California at San Diego

Boynton Colloquium:

Optimal feedback control as a theory of motor coordination


June 11, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Heidi Hofer, Optics, University of Rochester (Advisor: Williams)

Thesis Defense:

Implications of the trichromatic mosaic for color vision


June 12, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Emanuel (Emo) Todorov, Assistant Professor, Cognitive Sciences at the University of California at San Diego

Research Talk:

Design of optimal controllers for biomechanical systems


June 26, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Irene Maumenee, Johns Hopkins Center for Hereditary Eye Diseases, Johns Hopkins University

Research Talk:

Mutation analysis and phenotypes of patients with Leber congenital amaurosis


June 26, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Olof Sundin, Johns Hopkins Center for Hereditary Eye Diseases, Johns Hopkins University

Research Talk:

Genetic basis of total colorblindness


June 30, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Steven Elliott, Cambridge Research Systems Lt.

Miscellaneous:

CVS Equipment Demonstration


July 10, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Burak Guclu, Syracuse University

Research Talk:

Computational studies on rapidly-adapting mechanoreceptive fibers


July 25, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Rebecca Achtman

Research Talk:

Investigation of shape processing using psychophysics and fMRI


August 5, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Hyojung Seo, Department of Psychology at the Seoul National University

Research Talk:

Eye-head coordination during reading horizontally and vertically arranged Korean texts


August 13, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Casper Erkelens, Helmholtz Institute, Utrecht University, The Netherlands

Research Talk:

The organization of binocular vision


August 15, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Rebecca Sappington, Graduate student, University of Rochester (Advisor: Calkins)

Research Talk:

Dissecting the microenvironment of the glaucomatous retina


September 12, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Jay Wang, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Research on the anterior segment using optical coherence tomography


September 19, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Captain Steve Schallhorn, US Military

Research Talk:

Customized ablation in refractive surgery


October 13, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Geoff Boynton, Salk Institute

Boynton Colloquium:

Cortical magnification factors in V1 correlate with visual acuity in human subjects


October 14, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Yasuki Yamauchi, Research & Development Center, Document Products & Supply Company, Fuji Xerox, Co., Ltd., Kanagawa JP

Research Talk:

Measurement of color matching functions using a digital micro-mirror device


October 20, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Michael Paradiso, Professor, Neuroscience, Brown University

Boynton Colloquium:

What is V1 really doing in natural visual situations?


October 27, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Hal Pashler, Professor, Psychology, University of California, San Diego

Boynton Colloquium:

Dual-task interference and cognitive architecture


November 14, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Ben Tatler, University of Sussex

Research Talk:

Visual determinants of eye movements revealed by reverse correlation


November 18, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Sol Simpson

Miscellaneous:

Eye-tracker demo


December 9, 2003, 0:00 a.m.

Michael Hanna, Graduate student , University of Rochester (Advisor: Calkins)

Thesis Defense:

Expression of genes encoding glutamate receptors and transporters in morphologically identified cells of the primate retina


December 12, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Jeff Saunders, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Rochester (Advisor: Knill)

Research Talk:

Is optic flow used to guide walking?


December 18, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Michael Froehler, University of Rochester (Advisor: Duffy)

Thesis Defense:

Spatial and temporal integration for cognitive mapping in cortical area MST