Neuroscience Seminars

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

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Wed 1st Jul 11:00amConvex and non-convex worlds in machine learning
Machine Learning @ CUED
Anna Choromanska (New York University)Engineering Department, CBL Room BE-438
Wed 1st Jul 12:00pm"Retinal Tropism of in-silico reconstructed Ancestral Adeno-Associated Virus"
BRC Seminar Series
Dr Livia Carvalho, Schepens Eye Research Institute/Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USABrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way
Wed 1st Jul 6:30pmRemote control of cell signalling using chemogenetics
"Postdoc Masterclass" for All Life Scientists
Johan Alsio & Bianca Jupp (Department of Psychology)Gurdon Institute Tea Room
Thu 2nd Jul 11:00amExtreme Classification: A New Paradigm for Ranking & Recommendation
Machine Learning @ CUED
Manik Varma (Microsoft Research India)Engineering Department, CBL Room BE-438
Thu 2nd Jul 12:00pm"Challenges in recovering peripheral nerve function after injury"
BRC Seminar Series
Dr.Tessa Gordon, Division of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Totonto.Brain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way
Fri 3rd Jul 10:00amMushroom body output neurons encode the valence and guide memory-based action selection in Drosophila.
MRC LMB Neurobiology Seminars
Dr Yoshi Aso, HHMI Janelia FarmMRC LMB: Klug Seminar Room 2A180
Mon 6th Jul 11:00am"The C1q complement family serve as essential synaptic organizers in the CNS”
BRC Seminar Series
Professor Michisuke Yusaki, Department of Neurophysiology, Keio University School of Medicine, JapanClifford Allbutt Building Lecture Theatre
Mon 13th Jul 1:00pmMissing heritability of human traits: integrating gene expression in postmortem brain with behavioral, neural, and cellular validation
Behavioural and Clinical Neuroscience Seminars
Professor Turhan Canli - Director, SCAN (Social, Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience) Center, Senior Fellow, Center for Medical Humanities, Compassionate Care, and Bioethics, Stony Brook UniversityKenneth Craik Room, Craik Marshall Building, Downing Site, Cambridge
Fri 17th Jul 11:00amRich Component Analysis
Machine Learning @ CUED
James Zou (Microsoft Research New England)Engineering Department, CBL Room BE-438
Tue 21st Jul 1:00pmTitle to be confirmed
ARClub Talks
Dr Elizabeth Milne, Sheffield Autism Research Lab, Department of Psychology, University of SheffieldLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road
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
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
Thu 15th Oct 4:00pm[POSTPONED; DATE TBC] Development & Plasticity of the Brain
Foster Talks
Dr Sonia Garel, INSERM, FranceHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site
Tue 2nd Feb 4:00pmRoles of cytoskeleton in hippocampal synaptic plasticity
Cambridge Neuroscience Seminars
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Dr. Yasunori Hayashi, Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, JapanKlug Seminar Room, Level 2 2A180, MRC LMB