Journal Club

Thursday January 11th, 2018. Synchronous Oscillatory Neural Ensembles for Rules in the Prefrontal Cortex. Neuron (2012). Presented by Xavier Boix.

Thursday Nov 2nd, 2017. Object detection through search with a foveated visual system. Akbas et al. PLoS Computational Biology(2017). Presented by Farah Wick.

Thursday Oct 26th, 2017. Spatial scale of receptive fields in the visual sector of the cat thalamic reticular nucleus. Soto-Sánchez et al. Nature Communications (2017). Presented by Eleonora Iaselli.

Thursday Oct 19th, 2017. A dedicated network for social interaction processing in the primate brain. Sliwa and Freiwald, Science (2017). Presented by Leila Isik.

Thursday Oct 3th, 2017. Cortical information flow during flexible sensorimotor decisions. Siegel et al, Science (2015) 348: 1352-1355. Presented by Xavier Boix.

Thursday Sep 14th, 2017. A Weighted and Directed Interareal Connectivity Matrix for Macaque Cerebral Cortex. Markov NT et al. Cerebral Cortex (2014) 24:17-36. Presented by Jerry Wang.

Thursday Sep 7th, 2017. Inferring learning rules from distributions of firing rates in cortical neurons. Sukbin Lim, Jillian L McKee, Luke Woloszyn, Yali Amit, David J Freedman, David L Sheinberg & Nicolas Brunel. Nature Neuroscience (2015) 18:1804-1810. Presented by Joe Olson.

Thursday Aug 3rd, 2017. A source for feature-based attention in the prefrontal cortex. Bichot, NP, Heard MT, DeGennaro EM, Desimone R. Neuron (2015) 88:832-844. Presented by Frederico Azevedo.

Thursday July 20th, 2017. Dissociated functional significance of decision-related activity in the primate dorsal stream. Katz LN, Yates JL, Pillow JW, Huk AC. Nature. 2016 Jul 14;535(7611):285-8. doi: 10.1038/nature18617. Presented by Gabriel Kreiman.