Neuroscience Seminars

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Here are some lectures, seminars and talks that may be of interest. The links reach further information on each presentation.

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September
Mon 7th Sep 11:00amInformation-Theoretic Bounded Rationality
Machine Learning @ CUED
Pedro A. Ortega (University of Pennsylvania)Engineering Department, CBL Room BE-438
Mon 7th Sep 1:00pmEarly adversity, stress response, hippocampal development and risks of psychiatric and neurological diseases
Behavioural and Clinical Neuroscience Seminars
Dr Veronique Bohbot - Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Quebec, CanadaKenneth Craik Room, Craik Marshall Building, Downing Site, Cambridge
Mon 7th Sep 3:00pmImplicit learning: Cognitive consequences of human neuroplasticity
Behavioural and Clinical Neuroscience Seminars
Professor Paul Reber - Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USAKenneth Craik Room, Craik Marshall Building, Downing Site, Cambridge
Wed 9th Sep 11:00amTitle to be confirmed
Machine Learning @ CUED
Jason Yosinski (Cornell)Engineering Department, CBL Room BE-438
Mon 14th Sep 11:00amConvex Factorization Machines
Machine Learning @ CUED
Mathieu Blondel (NTT Communication Science Laboratorie)Engineering Department, CBL Room BE-438
Tue 15th Sep 10:30amTitle to be confirmed
Machine Learning @ CUED
Koh Takeuchi (NTT Communication Science Laboratories)Engineering Department, CBL Room BE-438
Tue 15th Sep 11:30amTitle to be confirmed
Machine Learning @ CUED
Chris Maddison <c.j.maddison@gmail.com> (U Toronto)Engineering Department, CBL Room BE-438
Tue 15th Sep 12:00pmDeciphering signaling specificity in development, one phosphate at a time
Foster Talks
Professor Phillipe Soriano, Mount Sinai Hospital, NYHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Wed 16th Sep 11:00amTitle to be confirmed
Machine Learning @ CUED
Taco Cohen (University of Amsterdam)Engineering Department, CBL Room BE-438
Wed 23rd Sep 12:00pm"Microtubule-based therapy for spinal cord injury and Alzheimer's disease"
BRC Seminar Series
Professor Peter Baas, College of Medicine, Drexel University, Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Philadelphia, USABrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way
Wed 30th Sep 1:00pmTitle to be confirmed
ARClub Talks
Dena GassnerSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge CB2 0SR
October
Wed 7th Oct 12:00pm"A subclass of neocortical fast spiking parvalbumin (FS-PV) interneurons enwrapped by PeriNeuronalNet (PNN) expresses ADAMTS peptidases. Possible roles of these metallo-peptidases in plasticity and critical period."
BRC Seminar Series
Dr Jean RossierBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way
Thu 8th Oct 4:00pmPhysics of the Cytoskeleton & Morphogenesis (TBC)
Foster Talks
Dr Manuel Thery, Hospital Saint Louis, Paris, FranceHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Mon 12th Oct 12:00pmTitle to be confirmed
BRC Seminar Series
Dr. Monica Driscoll, Rutgers University, New JerseyBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way
Mon 12th Oct 4:30pmDistilling the true neural correlate of consciousness: have we looked in all the wrong places?
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Melanie Wilke, University of Gottingen, GermanyThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience
Wed 14th Oct 11:00amTitle to be confirmed
Machine Learning @ CUED
Durk Kingma (University of Amsterdam)Engineering Department, CBL Room BE-438
Thu 15th Oct 1:00pmTitle to be confirmed
ARClub Talks
Alexa Pohl, PhD Student, Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of CambridgeLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Thu 15th Oct 4:00pmSensory decision making (title to be confirmed)
Foster Talks
Prof Ranulfo Romo, Institute of Cellular Physiology, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM)Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Fri 16th Oct 4:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Zangwill Club
Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30
Professor Alan Fiske, Department of Anthropology, University of California, Los Angeles USAGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Thu 22nd Oct 4:00pmHeart Disease Link to Fetal Hypoxia and Oxidative Stress
Foster Talks
Professor Dino Giussani - Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, CambridgeHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Fri 23rd Oct 4:30pm"Where"
Zangwill Club
Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30
Professor Patrick Cavanagh, Universit├ę Paris Descartes, FranceGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Mon 26th Oct 4:30pmBiophysics of the inner ear and beyond
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Tobias Reichenbach, Imperial College LondonThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience
Thu 29th Oct 1:00pmTitle to be confirmed
ARClub Talks
Dr Michael Ewbank, MRC-Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, CambridgeLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Fri 30th Oct 4:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Zangwill Club
Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30
Professor Kathy Rastle, Head of Psychology, Royal Holloway, University of LondonGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
November
Mon 2nd Nov 4:30pmLight Sleep
Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience
Gero Miesenboek University of InnsbruckThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience
Wed 4th Nov 12:00pmTitle to be confirmed
BRC Seminar Series
Wendy Noble, King's College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, Maurice Wohl Clinical Neuroscience Institute, UKBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way
Thu 5th Nov 4:00pmConcept cells
Foster Talks
Prof Rodrigo Quiroga, University of LeicesterHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Fri 6th Nov 4:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Zangwill Club
Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30
Professor Simon Baron-Cohen, Director, Autism Research Centre(ARC) Professor of Developmental Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, University of CambridgeGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Thu 12th Nov 1:00pmCALM and collected: A dimensional approach to developmental disorders of attention, learning and memory
ARClub Talks
Professor Susan Gathercole, Director of the MRC - Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, CambridgeLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
Fri 13th Nov 4:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Zangwill Club
Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30
Dr Edmund Lalor, Institute of Neuroscience, Trinity College DublinGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Thu 19th Nov 4:00pmDevelopment & Plasticity of the Brain (title to be confirmed)
Foster Talks
Dr Sonia Garel, INSERM, FranceHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Fri 20th Nov 4:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Zangwill Club
Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30
Dr Juan J Canales, Reader in Behavioural Neurosciences Department of Neuroscience, Psychology and Behaviour, University of LeicesterGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Thu 26th Nov 4:00pmCircuit adaptations underlying drug addiction: mechanisms and therapeutic implications
Foster Talks
Prof Christian L├╝scher, University of GenevaHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Fri 27th Nov 4:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Zangwill Club
Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30
Professor Masud Husain, Professor of Neurology & Cognitive Neuroscience, Nuffield Department of of Clinical Neurosciences, University of OxfordGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
December
Fri 4th Dec 4:30pmTitle to be confirmed
Zangwill Club
Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30
Dr Nadine Kaslow, Professor and Vice Chair for Faculty Development in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University USA Ground Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
Thu 10th Dec 1:00pmTitle to be confirmed
ARClub Talks
Dr Greg Davis, University Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University of CambridgeLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
February
Tue 2nd Feb 4:00pmRoles of cytoskeleton in hippocampal synaptic plasticity
Cambridge Neuroscience Seminars
For details of how to get to the MRC LMB, please see: http://www2.mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk/about-lmb/how-to-find-us/
Dr. Yasunori Hayashi, Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, JapanKlug Seminar Room, Level 2 2A180, MRC LMB