Columbia University Visual Perception Seminar | Fall 2013

Columbia University Visual Perception Seminar | Fall 2013

Fall 2013 University Seminar on Visual Perception
Our first meeting will be on Tuesday September 17, 5-7pm, with presentations by Chris Fetsch (Shadlen Lab) and Hakwan Lau (Lau Lab). Please note that in addition to talks by Columbia’s Vision Labs we will have two guest speakers during the semester: Takeo Watanabe (Oct 8) and Frank Tong (Friday Nov 1). (See below or attached flyer for the complete calendar.)
The seminar will be at the Columbia University’s Faculty House in Morningside Campus [directions: http://tinyurl.com/pkovp3o]. Sessions will be followed by a small reception.
Visual Perception University Seminar Fall 2013
Columbia University Faculty House
Tuesdays (except Friday Nov 1)  5:00 – 7:00 pm
(Rooms will be announced at the entrance before each session)
September 17 
Christopher Fetsch 
Michael Shadlen Lab
“Effects of MT/MST microstimulation on confidence in a perceptual decision”
 
Hakwan Lau 
Hakwan Lau Lab
“Human intracranial electrophysiology supports a heuristic model of perceptual confidence”
 
October 8  
Takeo Watanabe 
Brown University
“Roles of attention and reward in perceptual learning”
 
October 15
Michael Goldberg Lab (Presenter & Title TBA)
Ken Miller Lab (Presenter & Title TBA)
 
November 1 (NB: It’s a Friday)
Frank Tong
Vanderbilt University
(Title TBA)

November 19 
Jacqueline Gottlieb Lab (Presenter & Title TBA)
Vincent Ferrera Lab (Presenter & Title TBA)
 
December 3
Anirrudha Das Lab (Presenter & Title TBA)
Ning Qian Lab (Presenter & Title TBA)
Organized by Hakwan Lau, Visual Perception University Seminar Chair.