Conference of Junior Neuroscientists of Tuebingen

Our graduate student Konstantin Willeke is participating in this year’s “NeNa” conference, a conference organized by and for graduate students. This conference is special because it is attended primarily only by students, along with one experienced keynote speaker who conveys his/her gained wisdom and advice from a celebrated neuroscience career. This conference is one of[…]

Chen wins a 2016 Trainee Professional Development Award from the Society for Neuroscience

Congratulations to our graduate student Chen for winning the Society for Neuroscience’s 2016 Trainee Professional Development Award! This merit based award will help Chen to attend the society’s annual meeting in San Diego, and to also benefit from the many Professional Development Workshops and Short Courses that are offered by the society at this conference.[…]

New book chapter on saccades and smooth pursuit eye movements

We have a new book chapter in press on saccades and smooth pursuit eye movements in From Neuron to Cognition via Computational Neuroscience (Edited by Michael Arbib and James Bonaiuto, and published by the MIT Press). This book is intended for advanced undergraduate and graduate students, and it contains lecture slides as well as computational simulation[…]

New F1000 Prime recommendation

We are grateful for the “Exceptional” recommendation that Prof. Michele Basso, from UCLA, has made about our recent work! Click on the image for more details: This comes on the heels of another “Exceptional” recommendation about the same work from Prof. Kathy Cullen of McGill University. Our paper itself can also be read here.