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Vision Seminar


2016-2017

Talks are typically held on alternate Mondays from 12:00pm - 1:15 pm, in Barchi Library (140 John Morgan Building). Please see below for occasional exceptions.

We encourage graduate students and postdocs to have lunch with a speaker or two during the year. Please contact Jessica Marcus (jmarcus@upenn.edu) to sign up.

Fall 2016

Monday, August 15:
Gerald Chader
(This talk will be held in Room 132 Hill Pavilion, 380 S. University Avenue.)
Bioelectronic Research Lab, University of Southern California

The Retinal Prosthesis: Renewed Sight Through Artificial Vision


Friday, September 2:
William Tsang
Institut de Recherches Cliniques de Montréal
Regulation of Centrosome Homeostasis

 

Monday, September 12:
Michele Basso
University of California, Los Angeles
Impaired Decision-Making in Patients with Parkinson’s Disease

 

Monday, September 26:
Donald Miller
Indiana University
Imaging Structure and Function of RPE Cells

 


Monday, October 10:
Jonathan Winawer
New York University
Neuronal Synchrony and the Relation Between the BOLD Response and the Local Field Potential

 

Monday. October 24:
Dario Ringach
University of California, Los Angeles
Spatial Clustering of Tuning in Mouse Primary Visual Cortex

 

Thursday, November 10:
Michael Hoffmann
University of Magdeburg

 

Monday, November 21:
Noga Vardi
Lab for Retinal Microcircuitry, University of Pennsylvania

 

Monday, December 5:
Robert Lucas

University of Manchester

 

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Spring 2017

 

Monday, January 23:
T.B.A.

 

Monday, February 6:
Andrew Watson

Apple Inc.

 

Monday, February 20:
T.B.A.

 

Monday, March 20:
Farran Briggs

Dartmouth College

 

Monday, April 3:
Dennis Dacey

University of Washington

 

Monday, April 17:
Stephanie Palmer

University of Chicago

 

Monday, May 1:
Andrew Huberman

University of California, San Diego

 


Past Seminars:

2015 2016 Vision Seminar Schedule

2014 2015 Vision Seminar Schedule

2013 2014 Vision Seminar Schedule

2012 2013 Vision Seminar Schedule

2011 2012 Vision Seminar Schedule

2010 2011 Vision Seminar Schedule

2009 2010 Vision Seminar Schedule

2008 2009 Vision Seminar Schedule

2007 2008 Vision Seminar Schedule
 

For scheduling and other information please contact Diego Contreras (email or phone 215-573-8780)

The Vision Seminar is supported by the National Eye Institute through its Vision Training Grant to U. Penn.