Events

2011

February 7, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Allison Sekuler, McMaster University

Boynton Colloquium:

The effects of aging on vision: plasticity and tradeoffs


March 21, 2011, 1:00 p.m., K307 Auditorium, MC 3-6408

Chris Curcio, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Boynton Colloquium:

The effects of aging on vision: plasticity and tradeoffs


April 4, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Kalanit Grill-Spector, Stanford University

Boynton Colloquium:

Functional organization of high-level visual cortex: maps and fMRI-adaptation


April 11, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Takeo Watanabe, Boston University

Boynton Colloquium:

Roles of attention and reward in perceptual learning


April 25, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Laurence T. Maloney, New York University

Research Talk:

Distortions of probability information in human judgment: ubiquitous log odds


May 9, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Maria Diehl, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Neuronal activity in ventral prefrontal cortex during the discrimination of identity and expression


May 16, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Yang Dan, UC Berkeley

Boynton Colloquium:

Cholinergic modulation of brain state and visual processing


May 23, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Medical Center K307

Marie Burns, UC Davis

Boynton Colloquium:

Understanding stability of rod single photon responses


June 6, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Xaq Pitkow, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Decorrelation and efficient coding by retinal ganglion cells


June 20, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Len Zheleznyak, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

A binocular approach to correcting presbyopia


August 23, 2011, 3:30 p.m.

Alex Roxin, Theoretical Neurobiology of Cortical Circuits, IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain

Research Talk:

A multi-stage model of memory consolidation


September 28, 2011, 1:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Ramkumar Sabesan, University of Rochester (Advisor: Geunyoung Yoon)

Thesis Defense:

Interaction between optical and neural factors affecting visual performance


October 3, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Kevin Dieter, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Proprioception makes an invisible hand visible


October 17, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Joe Lappin, Vanderbilt University

Research Talk:

Fechner, information, and shape perception


October 21, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Joanna Crook, University of Washington

Research Talk:

Synaptic origins of color and luminance coding in the primate retina


October 24, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Ethan Rossi, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Adaptive optics imaging of retinal disease


November 28, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Michele Rucci, Boston University

Boynton Colloquium:

Seeing with jittering eyes


December 5, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Valentin Dragoi, University of Texas-Houston Medical School

Boynton Colloquium:

Correlation and reactivation in visual cortical networks


December 12, 2011, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Ione Fine, University of Washington

Boynton Colloquium:

The effects of early visual deprivation


December 12, 2011, 2:00 p.m., Goergen 101

Ying Geng, Institute of Optics (Advisor: David Williams)

Thesis Defense:

Wavefront sensing and high resolution adaptive optics imaging in the living rodent eye