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Past Boynton Colloquia


Jennifer Bizley profile

April 27, 2022

Jennifer Bizley, University College London

How do audiovisual interactions shape sound processing in auditory cortex?

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Ziad Hafed profile

Dec 8, 2021

Ziad Hafed, Centre for Integrative Neuroscience

Unraveling the neural mechanisms of perceptual saccadic suppression

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Carla Shatz

January 25, 2021

Carla Shatz, Stanford University

Synapses Lost and Found: Critical periods, Amblyopia and Alzheimer's disease

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Alessandra Angelucci

February 8, 2021

Alessandra Angelucci, U. of Utah

Organization and function of feedback connections in early visual processing

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Chinfei Chen profile

October 20, 2021

Chinfei Chen, Harvard Medical School/Boston Children's Hospital

Plasticity of Retinal Inputs in the Mouse Visual Thalamus


Melchi Michel

November 23, 2020

Melchi Michel, Rutgers University

Visual Memory and Information Integration across Saccadic Eye Movements

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EJ Chichilnisky

December 7, 2020

EJ Chichilnisky, Stanford University

Toward a High-fidelity Artificial Retina

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Greg Horwitz

April 23, 2019

Greg Horwitz, University of Washington

Signals and noise in the primate early visual system

Preeti Verghese

May 7, 2019

Preeti Verghese, Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute

The role of the visual periphery in depth perception

Janneke Jehee

May 14, 2019

Janneke Jehee, Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behavior

Uncertainty in perceptual decision making

Dennis Levi

October 16, 2019

Dennis Levi, UC Berkeley

Learning to see in depth

Anitha Pasupathy

December 4, 2019

Anitha Pasupathy, U of Washington

Mid-level cortical representations for object recognition


Randolph Blake

February 12, 2018

Randolph Blake, Centennial Professor of Psychology, Vanderbilt University

Visual competition and perceptual inference

Joseph Carroll

April 16, 2018

Joseph Carroll, Medical College Wisconsin

Challenges and Opportunities Regarding Imaging-Based Biomarkers for Studying Retinal Disease

Rick Born

May 7, 2018

Rick Born, Professor of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School

Does cortical feedback convey learned priors?

Holly Bridge

May 14, 2018

Holly Bridge, University of Oxford

Understanding the pathways underlying residual visual function after damage to primary visual cortex

co-sponsored by Neurology, Neuroscience, Neurosurgery

Alex Huk

October 23, 2018

Alex Huk, UT-Austin

New perspectives in visual motion processing

King-Wai Yau

October 30, 2018

King-Wai Yau, Johns Hopkins University

Light Detection in the Eye - The Big Picture



January 9, 2017

Jose Sahel, University of Pittsburgh

Maintaining or Restoring Central Vision in Retinal Degenerations


March 20, 2017

Miguel Eckstein, UC Santa Barbara

Rapidly Looking at Faces: A Sensory Optimization Theory


April 10, 2017

Beth Buffalo, University of Washington

Bridging the gap between the spatial and mnemonic views of the hippocampus


May 1, 2017

David Fitzpatrick, Max Planck Institute

Functional Synaptic Architecture of Neurons in Visual Cortex


May 15, 2017

Adam Kohn, Albert Einstein University

Corticocortical signaling in the primate visual cortex

co-sponsored by Neuroscience