CVS Boynton Colloquium Series

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2019

April 29, 2020, 3:00 p.m., K-207 Auditorium, MC 2-6408

Chinfei Chen, Harvard Medical School/Boston Children's Hospital

Boynton Colloquium:

Plasticity of retinal inputs in the mouse visual thalamus


March 18, 2020, 3:00 p.m., K-207 Auditorium, MC 2-6408

Alessandra Angelucci, U. of Utah

Boynton Colloquium:

Organization and function of feedback connections in early visual processing


December 4, 2019, 3:00 p.m., K-207 Auditorium, MC 2-6408

Anitha Pasupathy, U of Washington

Boynton Colloquium:

Mid-level cortical representations for object recognition


November 13, 2019, 3:00 p.m., K-207 Auditorium, MC 2-6408

Christine Wildsoet, UC Berkeley

Boynton Colloquium:

Controlling the myopia epidemic: insights from animal models about underlying mechanisms point to new and not-so-new strategies


October 16, 2019, 3:00 p.m., K207 Auditorium, MC 2-6408

Dennis Levi, UC Berkeley

Boynton Colloquium:

Learning to see in depth


May 14, 2019, 3:30 p.m., Whipple Auditorium, MC 2-6424

Janneke Jehee, Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behavior

Boynton Colloquium:

Uncertainty in perceptual decision making


May 7, 2019, 3:30 p.m., Whipple Auditorium, MC 2-6424

Preeti Verghese, Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute

Boynton Colloquium:

The role of the visual periphery in depth perception


April 23, 2019, 3:30 p.m., Whipple Auditorium, MC 2-6424

Greg Horwitz, University of Washington

Boynton Colloquium:

Signals and noise in the primate early visual system


2018

October 30, 2018, 3:30 p.m., Whipple Auditorium, MC 2-6424

King-Wai Yau, Johns Hopkins University

Boynton Colloquium:

Light Detection in the Eye - The Big Picture


October 23, 2018, 3:30 p.m., Whipple Auditorium, MC 2-6424

Alex Huk, UT-Austin

Boynton Colloquium:

New perspectives in visual motion processing


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 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


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


2017

May 15, 2017, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall/Kresge Rm

Adam Kohn, Albert Einstein University

Boynton Colloquium:

Corticocortical signaling in the primate visual cortex


May 1, 2017, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall

David Fitzpatrick, Max Planck Institute

Boynton Colloquium:

Functional Synaptic Architecture of Neurons in Visual Cortex


April 10, 2017, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall, Kresge Room

Beth Buffalo, University of Washington

Boynton Colloquium:

Bridging the gap between the spatial and mnemonic views of the hippocampus


March 20, 2017, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall, Kresge Room

Miguel Eckstein, UC Santa Barbara

Boynton Colloquium:

Rapidly Looking at Faces: A Sensory Optimization Theory


January 9, 2017, 12:00 p.m., K-307, MC 3-6408

Jose Sahel, University of Pittsburgh

Boynton Colloquium:

Maintaining or Restoring Central Vision in Retinal Degenerations


2016

October 31, 2016, 10:00 a.m., Goergen 109

Daniel Malacara Hernández, Centro de Investigaciones en Optica, Leon Guajanuato Mexico

Boynton Colloquium:

Optics in Mexico


September 15, 2016, 8:30 a.m., Goergen 101

Austin Roorda, University of California, Berkeley

Boynton Colloquium:

Optical Tools to Study Structure and Function of the Human Retina


May 2, 2016, 12:00 p.m., Rm 1-9576/Case Method @ URMC

Mark D'Esposito, UC Berkeley

Boynton Colloquium:

The Modular Brain


2015

September 21, 2015, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall

Steven Luck, UC Davis

Boynton Colloquium:

Visual Working Memory Capacity: From Psychophysics and Neurobiology to Individual Differences and Psychopathology


April 27, 2015, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall

Alan Stocker, University of Pennsylvania

Boynton Colloquium:

Bayesian observer models based on efficient sensory representations


April 20, 2015, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall

Marisa Carrasco, NYU

Boynton Colloquium:

How Attention Affects Spatial Resolution


March 2, 2015, 12:00 p.m., 269 Meliora Hall

Jeffrey Mulligan, NASA

Boynton Colloquium:

An architecture of visual processing revealed by eye movements


2014

December 15, 2014, 12:00 p.m.

Connie Cepko, Harvard Medical School

Boynton Colloquium:

Strategies to prolong vision in inherited forms of blindness


May 19, 2014, 12:00 p.m.

Daniel Palanker, Stanford University

Boynton Colloquium:

Restoration of Sight with Photovoltaic Subretinal Prosthesis


April 21, 2014, 12:00 p.m.

Sheng He, University of Minnesota

Boynton Colloquium:

The role of attention in interocular competition


March 24, 2014, 12:00 p.m.

Katalin Gothard, University of Arizona, Tucson

Boynton Colloquium:

The Role of the Amygdala in the Receiving-Emitting Cycle of Facial Expressions


March 17, 2014, 12:00 p.m.

David Boas, Massachusetts General Hospital

Boynton Colloquium:

Optical Imaging of Oxygen Delivery and Consumption from Humans to Rodents


March 3, 2014, 12:00 p.m.

Jimmy Zhou, Yale University

Boynton Colloquium:

Starburst amacrine cell function in visual development and visual processing


February 4, 2014, 12:00 p.m.

Chris Moore, TBA, Brown University

Boynton Colloquium:


2013

September 9, 2013, 12:00 p.m.

Peter Bex, Schepens Eye Research Institute

Boynton Colloquium:

Efficient Assessment of Contrast Sensitivity in Clinical Populations


April 15, 2013, 12:00 p.m.

Andrew Hollingworth, University of Iowa

Boynton Colloquium:

The Relation between Visual Attention and Visual Working Memory


February 18, 2013, 12:00 p.m.

Steve Shevell, University of Chicago

Boynton Colloquium:

Surround inhibition in the mind, not retinotopy: Spatial antagonism depends on perceptual segmentation of center from surround


February 11, 2013, 12:00 p.m.

James Bisley, UCLA

Boynton Colloquium:

The role of the parietal priority map in guiding visual attention


February 4, 2013, 12:00 p.m.

David Sullivan, Schepens Eye Research Institute

Boynton Colloquium:

New therapeutic approaches and challenges for the treatment of dry eye disease


January 14, 2013, 12:00 p.m.

Sabine Kastner, Princeton University

Boynton Colloquium:

Neural basis of visual attention in the primate brain


2012

October 29, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Mike Mustari, University of Washington

Boynton Colloquium:

Information processing in cortical smooth pursuit system of monkeys


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


September 10, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

Shukti Chakravarti, Johns Hopkins University

Boynton Colloquium:

Keratoconus - Stromal Cell and Connective Tissue Aberrations


June 11, 2012, 12:00 p.m.

David Brainard, University of Pennsylvania

Boynton Colloquium:

Decoding signals from the human cone mosaic


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


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


2011

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 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


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

Michele Rucci, Boston University

Boynton Colloquium:

Seeing with jittering eyes


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

Marie Burns, UC Davis

Boynton Colloquium:

Understanding stability of rod single photon responses


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


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 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


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


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


2010

November 1, 2010, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Steve Smith, Stanford University

Boynton Colloquium:

Synapse discrimination and classification by array tomography: the synaptome meets the connectome


October 18, 2010, 3:00 p.m., SMD G-3111, Medical Center

Bruce Berkowitz, Wayne State University

Boynton Colloquium:

MRI biomarkers and the prevention of vision loss


October 18, 2010, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Antonio Rangel, Caltech

Boynton Colloquium:

How does the brain compute and compare values at the time of decision-making?


October 4, 2010, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Ruth Rosenholtz, MIT

Boynton Colloquium:

The visual system as statistician: statistical representation in early vision


March 1, 2010, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Alfredo Kirkwood, Johns Hopkins University

Boynton Colloquium:

Neurmodulation of synaptic plasticity in visual cortex


February 15, 2010, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Rachel Wong, University of Washington

Boynton Colloquium:

Imaging circuit assembly in the vertebrate retina


February 1, 2010, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Alvaro Pascual-Leone, Harvard Medical School

Boynton Colloquium:

Assessing cortical plasticity in neuropsychiatric disorders


2009

December 14, 2009, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Chris Pack, McGill University

Boynton Colloquium:

Simplicity and complexity in the primate visual cortex


December 7, 2009, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Bill Warren, Brown University

Boynton Colloquium:

Dynamics of visually guided locomotion


November 16, 2009, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Josh Gold, University of Pennsylvania

Boynton Colloquium:

Mechanisms of learning a visual discrimination


November 2, 2009, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

EJ Chichilnisky, The Salk Institute

Boynton Colloquium:

The retinal receptive field at the elementary resolution of single cones


October 12, 2009, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Ralph Freeman, UC Berkeley

Boynton Colloquium:

Neurometabolic coupling in the central visual pathway


September 28, 2009, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Michael Stryker, UCSF

Boynton Colloquium:

How neural activity and molecular cues guide map formation and connections between visual areas


May 4, 2009, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Michael Shadlen, University of Washington

Boynton Colloquium:

Believing and time: a neural mechanism for decision making


April 20, 2009, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Dan Kersten, University of Minnesota

Boynton Colloquium:

The problem of visual size perception


April 6, 2009, 12:00 p.m., Class of '62 Auditorium, Medical Center

Jeffrey Macklis, Harvard University

Boynton Colloquium:

Building or repairing a brain is complex, assembly instructions required; molecular development and repair of corticospinal motor neuron (and other cortical projection neuron) circuitry


January 26, 2009, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Reza Shadmehr, Johns Hopkins University

Boynton Colloquium:

A computational view of motor control and the timescales of memory


January 12, 2009, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Jim DiCarlo, MIT

Boynton Colloquium:

Untangling object recognition in the primate ventral visual stream


2008

November 10, 2008, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Brett Fajen, Cognitive Science, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Boynton Colloquium:

Learning and the visual guidance of action


October 6, 2008, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Dennis Levi, School of Optometry, University of California Berkeley

Boynton Colloquium:

Improving the performance of the visual system in adults with amblyopia through perceptual learning and videogames


June 9, 2008, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Peter De Weerd, University of Maastricht

Boynton Colloquium:

Are there neural interpolation processes in early visual cortex that contribute to perceptual filling-in and surface perception?


May 19, 2008, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Zoe Kourtzi, University of Birmingham, UK

Boynton Colloquium:

Learning for adaptive decisions in humans, brains, and machines


April 21, 2008, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Pawan Sinha, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Boynton Colloquium:

From fragments to objects: mechanisms of visual integration


March 31, 2008, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Donald Hood, Columbia University

Boynton Colloquium:

Comparing structural and functional damage due to glaucoma


February 18, 2008, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Bruce Cumming, National Eye Institute

Boynton Colloquium:

Where do correlations between neuronal activity and sensory decisions originate?


January 21, 2008, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

James Elder, York University

Boynton Colloquium:

Perceptual organization of contours


January 14, 2008, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Stephen Lisberger, University of California San Francisco

Boynton Colloquium:

Variation, signal, and noise in sensory-motor processing for smooth pursuit eye movements


2007

December 10, 2007, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Josh Wallman, The City College of New York

Boynton Colloquium:

Saccadic learning and a motoric role for visual attention


December 3, 2007, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Rowan Candy, Indiana University

Boynton Colloquium:

The retinal visual experience of the human infant


November 12, 2007, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Anthony Norcia, The Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute

Boynton Colloquium:

Imaging the dynamics of figure-ground segmentation


October 29, 2007, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Aaron Seitz, Boston University

Boynton Colloquium:

The role of reward in perceptual learning


October 15, 2007, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

David Leopold, National Institute of Mental Health

Boynton Colloquium:

A dissociation of basic neural signals in V1 during perceptual suppression


February 26, 2007, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Nicole Rust, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Boynton Colloquium:

The mechanisms underlying motion pattern invariance in area MT


February 13, 2007, 12:00 p.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Alan Stocker, New York University

Boynton Colloquium:

Understanding visual motion perception on the basis of optimality


February 9, 2007, 9:00 a.m., Kresge Rm., Meliora 269

Janet Sparrow

Boynton Colloquium:

Shedding light on the lipofuscin of retinal pigment epithelial cells


2006

December 11, 2006, 12:00 p.m.

Anna Roe, Vanderbilt University

Boynton Colloquium:

Illusion and the brain: insight through an optical window


November 8, 2006, 12:00 p.m.

Zhong Lin Lu, Visiting Scholar from the University of Southern California

Boynton Colloquium:

Characterizing observers and their functions


November 6, 2006, 12:00 p.m.

John O'Doherty, California Institute of Technology

Boynton Colloquium:

Abstract state-based inference in ventromedial prefrontal cortex during decision making in humans


October 30, 2006, 12:00 p.m.

Tirin Moore, Stanford University

Boynton Colloquium:

Neural control of selective attention


October 23, 2006, 12:00 p.m.

Marisa Carrasco-Queijeiro

Boynton Colloquium:

Mechanisms of visual attention: psychophysical and neuroimaging studies


October 20, 2006, 12:00 p.m.

Ed Stone

Boynton Colloquium:

Genetics of macular degeneration


June 19, 2006, 12:00 p.m.

Miguel Eckstein, University of California at Santa Barbara

Boynton Colloquium:

Predictive cues in visual search: Behavior, computation, and neurophysiology


May 22, 2006, 12:00 p.m.

David Fitzpatrick, Duke University

Boynton Colloquium:

Cortical cartography revisited: A new look at the functional architecture of primary visual cortex and its development


March 27, 2006, 12:00 p.m.

Carl Olson, Carnegie Mellon University

Boynton Colloquium:

Reward-related activity in primate frontal cortex: does it represent value or reflect motivation?


February 13, 2006, 12:00 p.m.

Geraint Rees, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London

Boynton Colloquium:

Decoding consciousness


January 30, 2006, 12:00 p.m.

Bartlett Mel, University of Southern California

Boynton Colloquium:

A common mechanism, but disparate roles for divisive inhibition in the dendrites of visual cortical neurons


2005

December 5, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

Greg DeAngelis, Washington University in St. Louis

Boynton Colloquium:

Linking neural representation to function: roles of area MT in depth perception


November 7, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

Artur Cideciyan, Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania

Boynton Colloquium:

Topography of disease in hereditary retinal degenerations


October 24, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

Frederic Theunissen, University of California at Berkeley

Boynton Colloquium:

Perceptual and neural discrimination of spectral and temporal modulations found in natural sounds


October 10, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

Aude Oliva, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Boynton Colloquium:

The gist of a scene: recognizing the visual world on the fly


June 6, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

Philip Sabes, Physiology & the Keck Center for Integrative Neuroscience, University of California, San Francisco

Boynton Colloquium:

Sensory integration during motor planning


May 23, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

Jacob Feldman, Psychology, Rutgers University

Boynton Colloquium:

Parts and processes: local and global mechanisms in the representation of shape


May 18, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

Peter Latham, Visiting Scholar, Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit, London UK

Boynton Colloquium:

Synchrony: neural code or epiphenomon?


May 16, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

Mary Peterson, Psychology, University of Arizona

Boynton Colloquium:

Past experience and competition in figure assignment


April 15, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

Maggie Shiffrar, Psychology, Rutgers University

Boynton Colloquium:

The visual, motor & social analyses of human movement


April 11, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

Partha Mitra, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Boynton Colloquium:

The behaving brain: how to quantify neural dynamics?


March 28, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

Peter Sterling, Laboratory of Retinal Microcircuitry, University of Pennsylvania

Boynton Colloquium:

Psychophysics to biophysics: efficient circuits from stochastic synapses


March 14, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

David Ferster, Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University

Boynton Colloquium:

The assembly of receptive fields in cat visual cortex


February 28, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

Fred Fitzke, Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London

Boynton Colloquium:

Detection of cell apoptosis and imaging retinal disease using fluorescence


February 14, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

Eero Simoncelli, Center for Neural Science, NYU

Boynton Colloquium:

Characterization of neural responses with stochastic stimuli


January 17, 2005, 12:00 p.m.

Jack Gallant, Helen Willis Neuroscience Institute, UC Berkeley

Boynton Colloquium:

Area V4: representation, attention and working memory


2004

December 6, 2004, 12:00 p.m.

Christof Koch, California Institute of Technology

Boynton Colloquium:

Studying consciousness using single cell recordings, fMRI and psychophysics


November 22, 2004, 12:00 p.m.

Barry Lee, SUNY College of Optometry

Boynton Colloquium:

Ganglion cell signals and motion mechanisms


November 8, 2004, 12:00 p.m.

Okihide Hikosaka, Laboratory of Sensorimotor Research, NEI

Boynton Colloquium:

Neural mechanisms of reward-oriented saccadic eye movement


September 13, 2004, 12:00 p.m.

Sheila Nirenberg, Neurobiology, UCLA

Boynton Colloquium:

Dissecting neural circuits in the visual system using targeted cell class ablation


June 14, 2004, 12:00 p.m.

Dennis Dacey, University of Washington, Seattle

Boynton Colloquium:

Ganglion cell type diversity and visual pathways in the primate


May 17, 2004, 12:00 p.m.

David Heeger, Professor, Psychology and Neural Science, New York University

Boynton Colloquium:

Waves of activity in early visual cortex during binocular rivalry


May 10, 2004, 12:00 p.m.

Marla Feller, Professor, Division of Biological Sciences, UC San Diego

Boynton Colloquium:

The mechanisms and function of spontaneous activity in the developing mammalian retina


April 12, 2004, 12:00 p.m.

Uri Polat, Tel-Aviv University, Goldschleger Eye Research Institute

Boynton Colloquium:

Functional architecture and plasticity of lateral interactions


March 29, 2004, 12:00 p.m.

Bill Geisler, Center for Perceptual Systems and Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin

Boynton Colloquium:

Visual Search: Gaze Contingent Displays and the Ideal Searcher


March 8, 2004, 12:00 p.m.

Ted Dryja, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

Boynton Colloquium:

Hereditary Human Photoreceptor Diseases: Numerous Phenotypes and Genetic Causes


2003

October 27, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

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

Boynton Colloquium:

Dual-task interference and cognitive architecture


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 13, 2003, 12:00 p.m.

Geoff Boynton, Salk Institute

Boynton Colloquium:

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


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


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


2002

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 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


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


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


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


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 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


2001

April 9, 2001, 12:00 p.m.

Robert Wurtz, NIH

Boynton Colloquium:

The visual motor dialogue between cerebral cortex and the superior colliculus


March 5, 2001, 12:00 p.m.

Ulf Eysel, Ruhr-University

Boynton Colloquium:

Lesion-induced plasticity in the visual system


January 29, 2001, 12:00 p.m.

Daniel Wolpert

Boynton Colloquium:

Forward models in sensorimotor control


December 4, 2001, 12:00 p.m.

Robert deRuyter, NEC Research Institute

Boynton Colloquium:

How to estimate self motion, and how the blowfly does it


October 29, 2001, 12:00 p.m.

Larry Snyder, Washington University, St. Louis

Boynton Colloquium:

Flexible behavior in monkeys: space, memory and the posterior parietal cortex


October 22, 2001, 12:00 p.m.

Murray Sherman, Neurobiology, State University of New York

Boynton Colloquium:

Thalamic relay functions


October 15, 2001, 12:00 p.m.

Joe Malpeli, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Boynton Colloquium:

Why the lateral geniculate nucleus of the thalamus is just like the rings of saturn


September 10, 2001, 12:00 p.m.

Earl Miller, MIT

Boynton Colloquium:

Prefrontal cortex and the neural basis of cognitive control


2000

December 11, 2000, 12:00 p.m.

Sacha Nelson

Boynton Colloquium:

Synaptic dynamics and cortical computation