Sept. 18: Alexei Koulakov (CSHL) "Deciphering the olfactory code."
Sept. 25: Ken Miller (Columbia) "The stabilized supralinear network: a simple circuit mechanism underlying multi-input integration in sensory cortex."
Oct. 2: Jose Carmena (UC Berkeley) "Large-scale neural circuit dynamics during neuroprosthetic skill learning."
Oct. 30: Máté Lengyel (Cambridge) "Cortical response variability: circuit mechanisms and function."
Dec. 4: Sophie Denève (ENS) "Efficient population coding in recurrent spiking networks."
Dec. 8: Ken Harris (UCL) "The organization of neocortical population activity."
Dec. 11: Alan Anticevic (Yale) "Developing mechanistic biomarkers for psychiatry: harnessing pharmacology, neuroimaging and computation."
Dec. 18: David Freedman (Chicago) "Neuronal mechanisms of visual categorization and category learning."
Jan. 29: Joshua Vogelstein (Johns Hopkins) "Open connectome project & neurodata: enabling petascale extensible neuroscience."
Feb. 5: Stephanie Palmer (Chicago) "Understanding vision through the lens of prediction."
Mar. 4: Claudia Clopath (ICL) "Emergence of functional connectivity in plastic networks."
Mar. 11: Rony Paz (Weizmann) "Geometric rule-learning in primate neurons."
Apr. 1: David Redish (Minnesota) "Good deals and bad deals: suboptimal decision-making in the over-cognitive rat (with implications for economics and psychiatry)."
Apr. 22: Liam Paninski (Columbia) "Challenges and opportunities in statistical neural data analysis."
May 6: Mehrdad Jazayeri (MIT) "Scalar timing in the cortico-basal ganglia circuits."
May 20: Nicolas Brunel (Chicago) "Inferring learning rules in cortical circuits."