January 4, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Peter Calvert, Upstate Medical University

Research Talk:

Protein dynamics in light-signaling microcompartments of ciliary photoreceptors probed with multiphoton and confocal imaging

January 16, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Stacy Ruvio, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Optogenetic approaches targeting excitatory and inhibitory neurons

January 30, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Jaewon Hwang, Advisor: Lizabeth Romanski, University of Rochester

Thesis Defense:

Face and vocalization processing in the primate ventrolateral prefrontal cortex

February 6, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Andrea Viczian, SUNY Upstate, Syracuse

FEI Talk:

Stem cells as a retinal prosthesis

March 19, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Adam Gazzaley, University of California, San Francisco

Research Talk:

Top-down modulation deficit in the aging brain: An underlying mechanism of cognitive aging

April 16, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Ben Hayden, BCS, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Anterior cingulate cortex and oculomotor control

April 30, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Eric Ullian, UCSF

Boynton Colloquium:

The competing brain: genetic manipulation of synaptic transmission in the developing visual system

May 21, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

James Jester, University of California, Irvine

Boynton Colloquium:

High Resolution Macroscopy (HR-Mac): probing ocular structure and tissue function through non-linear optical imaging and digital immunofluorescence tomography

May 29, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Albert Compte, Computational Neurobiology Lab, IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain

Research Talk:

Evidence of continuous attractors in prefrontal cortex in spatial working memory

June 11, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

David Brainard, University of Pennsylvania

Boynton Colloquium:

Decoding signals from the human cone mosaic

June 18, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Brandon Bader, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

The Role of the Mammalian BarH2 homolog, Barhl2, in Specifying Neuronal Identity and Mosiac Pattern

June 25, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Dan Savage, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

Intra-Tissue Refractive Index Shaping (IRIS) and its Applications to Vision Correction

July 30, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Phil Jaekl, TBA, University of Rochester

Research Talk:

September 10, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Shukti Chakravarti, Johns Hopkins University

Boynton Colloquium:

Keratoconus - Stromal Cell and Connective Tissue Aberrations

September 17, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Steve Burns, Indiana University

Research Talk:

Investigations of Retinal Vascular Structure and Function using Adaptive Optics

September 26, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Emily Grossman, UC Irvine

Boynton Colloquium:

The How, Where and Why of Biological Motion Perception: A Survey of Contemporary Issues

October 1, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Eli Merriam, NYU

Research Talk:

Constructing a stable world from an unstable retinal image: interactions between visual and oculomotor systems

October 29, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Mike Mustari, University of Washington

Boynton Colloquium:

Information processing in cortical smooth pursuit system of monkeys

November 20, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Rahul Yadav , Advisor: Geunyoung Yoon, The Institute of Optics

Thesis Defense:

High-Resolution Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography and Ophthalmic Applications