News & Events

Thesis defense: Timothy Spellman

Timothy Spellman, joint student in the Gordon/Gogos laboratories, will defend his thesis, entitled, "Modulation of Hippocampal-Prefrontal Circuitry in Spatial Working Memory," on Wednesday, October 8nd, at 1:30pm, in Hellman Auditorium.  

Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar

Weekly seminar in Neurobiology & Behavior: October 9, 12 noon, Sliman Bensmaia (University of Chicago): " Biological and bionic hands: natural neural coding and artificial perception"  

2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Congratuatlions to Edvard and May-Britt Moser, from the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, who together with John O'Keefe have been awarded the Nobel Prize for 2014 in Physiology or Medicine, for their discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain!

Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar

Weekly seminar in Neurobiology & Behavior: October 2, 12 noon, Dora Angelaki (Baylor College of Medicine): "Neuron correlations, causality and behavior: Where lies the truth in systems neuroscience?"  

Kavli Institute NeuroLunch

Kavli Institute Neurolunch Seminar, Tuesday 9/30, 11:45am: Jae-eun Miller, from the Yuste Lab presents "Visual stimuli recruit instrinsically generated cortical ensembles"

Thesis defense: Joseph Schumacher

Joseph Schumacher, from the laboratory of Sarah Woolley, will defend his thesis, entitled, "Effects of Developmental Vocal Learning on Neural Coding in the Songbird Auditory Cortex," on Thursday, October 2nd, at 3pm, in 800 Fairchild.  

Special Seminar: Wei Min, PhD, Department of Chemistry

Special Seminar: Wei Min, KIBS Investigator from the Department of Chemistry, "Seeing Molecular Vibrations: Chemical Imaging for Biomedicine," Wednesday 9/17, 1pm, Kolb 3rd Floor Conference Room

2014 Laureates Gather for Ceremony in Oslo

Kavli Prize Week commences September 8-11: The Kavli Prizes will be presented September 9th, with special forums and lectures in the days before and after.

First Annual Rodolfo Llinás Lecture

Nikos Logothetis will present the first annual Rodolfo Llinás Lecture at NYU Langone on September 8th, on NET-fMRI of large-scale brain networks.

Thesis defense: Ana Calabrese

Ana Calabrese, from the lab of KIBS Investigator Sarah Woolley, will defend her doctoral thesis on Thursday, September 4th, 1pm in Fairchild Room 700.