2022-2023 Seminar Series

GT Neuro Seminar Series – Mondays at 11:15 AM

FALL 2022 SEMESTER SCHEDULE  

DATE

SPEAKER

TITLE                                                                      

LOCATION

September 12

Takaki Komiyama, Ph.D.
University of California - San Diego           

"Motor Cortex Circuits for Motor Control and Learning"

In-person: IBB 1128
Virtual: Zoom link

September 19

Santosh Vempala, Ph.D.
Georgia Tech

"Emergent Computation and Learning from Assemblies of Neurons"

In-person: EBB 1005
Virtual: Zoom link

September 26

Anumantha Kanthasamy, Ph.D.
University of Georgia 

"Novel Translational Research Strategies in Parkinson’s Disease"

In-person: EBB 1005
Virtual: Zoom link

October 3

Tansu Celikel, Ph.D.
Georgia Tech

"Behavioral and Neural Mechanisms of Active Sensing"

In-person: EBB 1005
Virtual: Zoom link

October 10

No Seminar (Postponed)

 

 

October 17 

No Seminar (Fall Break)

 

 

October 24

Fikri Birey, Ph.D.
Emory University

"In vitro Modeling of Human Cortical Assembly in Development and Disease"

In-person: EBB 1005
Virtual: Zoom link

October 31

No Seminar (CRCNS)

 

 

November 7

John Tuthill, Ph.D.
University of Washington

"Neural Mechanisms of Limb Proprioception and Motor Control in Drosophila"

In-person: EBB 1005
Virtual: Zoom link

November 14

No Seminar (SfN)

 

 

November 21

Jeff Markowitz, Ph.D.
Georgia Tech/Emory University

"Dopamine Specifies the Statistics of Spontaneous Behavior"

In-person: EBB 1005
Virtual: Zoom link

November 28 

Nabil Imam, Ph.D. 
Georgia Tech

"Computing with Spikes: Perspectives from Chip Design and AI"

In-person: EBB 1005
Virtual: Zoom link

December 5

Marina Bedny, Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins

"Built to Learn: Insights into Nature and Nurture from Blindness and Cognitive Expertise"

In-person: EBB 1005
Virtual: Zoom link

If you have any questions, please contact the seminar organizers, Ming-fai Fong (ming-fai.fong@bme.gatech.edu) and Hannah Choi (hannahch@gatech.edu).