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Zangwill Club

The Invention of Consciousness

UserProfessor Nick Humphrey, Darwin College, University of Cambridge.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 29 April 2016, 16:30-18:00

ARClub Talks

Understanding cellular and molecular pathways of human preterm brain injury

UserProfessor David Rowitch, Head Department of Paediatrics, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockThursday 28 April 2016, 13:00-14:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

POSTPONED - NEW DATE TO FOLLOW

UserProfessor Ian Goodyer, Professor of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Cambridge.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 28 April 2016, 12:30-13:30

BRC Seminar Series

"Neuropathological Diagnosis of Neurodegenerative Disease"

UserDr Kieren Allinson, Consultant neuropathologist and head of the Cambridge Brain Bank .

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 27 April 2016, 12:00-13:00

Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series

The Early Development of Joking and Pretending

Tea and coffee are served before this seminar for attendees from 12.30pm onwards in the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room on the 2nd floor.

UserDr Elena Hoicka, Sheffield University.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 26 April 2016, 13:00-14:00

Craik Club

Flight, flow and gaze control: Design principles of fly stabilization reflexes

UserProfessor Holger G. Krapp, Dept. of Bioengineering, Imperial College, London.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 26 April 2016, 13:00-14:00

MRC LMB Neurobiology Seminars

Control of the energy flux in the drosophila memory center

UserThomas Preat, Director Brain Plasticity Unit, ESPCI-CNRS, Paris.

HouseMRC LMB: Klug Seminar Room 2A180.

ClockMonday 25 April 2016, 10:00-11:00

Zangwill Club

Storing, using and updating knowledge for behavioural control.

UserProfessor Tim Behrens, Professor of Computational Neuroscience, Oxford Centre for Functional MRI of the Brain (FMRIB), University of Oxford.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 22 April 2016, 16:30-18:00

Foster Talks

Title to be confirmed

UserProf Michael Strkyer, UCSF.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 21 April 2016, 16:00-17:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Evidence-based treatment of compulsivity: existing practice and new directions

UserDr Sam Chamberlain, Clinical Lecturer, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 21 April 2016, 12:30-13:30

Computational Neuroscience

Synaptic origins of working memory capacity

User Misha Tsodyks, Department of Neurobiology, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot 76100, Israel .

HouseCambridge University Engineering Department, CBL, BE-438 (http://learning.eng.cam.ac.uk/Public/Directions).

ClockWednesday 20 April 2016, 10:00-11:00

Cambridge Neuroscience Seminars

Animal magnetic orientation

UserDr Hervé Cadiou, University of Strasbourg.

HouseDepartment of Pharmacology Lecture Theatre, Tennis Court Road.

ClockMonday 18 April 2016, 11:00-12:00

Craik Club

Natural statistics and human perception of shape and gloss

The host for this talk is Dr Andrew Welchman

UserWendy J. Adams, Southampton University.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 14 April 2016, 13:00-14:00

Chaucer Club

Investigating effects of transcranial alternating current stimulation on hearing and auditory streaming

UserDr Lars Riecke, Department of Cognitive Neuroscience, Maastricht, The Netherlands.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 07 April 2016, 15:30-16:30

Chaucer Club

Investigating effects of transcranial alternating current stimulation on hearing and auditory streaming

UserDr Lars Riecke, Department of Cognitive Neuroscience, Maastricht, The Netherlands.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 07 April 2016, 15:30-16:30

BRC Seminar Series

“Neutrophils: key players in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s disease”

UserProfessor Gabriela Constantin, Department of Pathology and Diagnostics, University of Verona, Italy .

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 23 March 2016, 12:00-13:00

Computational and Biological Learning Seminar Series

Approximate Message Passing Algorithms

UserDr Ramji Venkataramanan (University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room 438.

ClockTuesday 22 March 2016, 11:00-12:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

The brain in flames: how microglia protect and damage neurons

UserProfessor Guy Brown, Professor of Cellular Biochemistry, University of Cambridge.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 17 March 2016, 12:30-13:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Unsupervised Risk Estimation with only Structural Assumptions

UserJacob Steinhardt (Stanford University).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 16 March 2016, 14:00-15:00

Zangwill Club

Brain algorithmics: reverse engineering dynamic information processing in brain networks from EEG/MEG time series

PLEASE NOTE: THIS TALK HAS NOW BEEN CANCELLED

UserProf. Philippe G. Schyns, FRSE, FRSA Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, Director University of Glasgow.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 11 March 2016, 16:30-18:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

The Challenge of a Dimensional Approach to Psychosis

UserDr Rachel Upthegrove, Senior Clinical Lecturer, Department of Psychiatry, School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Birmingham..

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 10 March 2016, 12:30-13:30

BRC Seminar Series

"Neural stem/progenitor cells in development and disease"

UserDr Stefano Stifani, Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Quebec, Canada..

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockThursday 10 March 2016, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

The geometry of uncertainty

UserFabio Cuzzolin, Head of AI and vision, Oxford Brookes University.

HouseEngineering Department, Boardroom on the 2nd floor (past canteen on the left).

ClockWednesday 09 March 2016, 14:00-15:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Dendropathy and retinal repair?"

UserProfessor James Morgan, Cardiff Centre for Vision Sciences, Cardiff University, UK.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 09 March 2016, 12:00-13:00

Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series

The role of stigma in the pursuit of personal projects: Implications for the health and well-being of marginalized individuals

Tea and coffee are served before this seminar for attendees from 12.30pm onwards in the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room on the 2nd floor.

UserDr David Frost, University of Surrey.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 08 March 2016, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

The typical and atypical development of the social brain

UserMark H Johnson, MRC Director, Centre for Brain & Cognitive Development, Birkbeck, University of London..

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 04 March 2016, 16:30-18:00

Pharmacology Tea Club

Signalling bias at G protein-coupled receptors

UserGraham Ladds, Department of Pharmacology.

HouseDepartment of Pharmacology Lecture Theatre.

ClockFriday 04 March 2016, 16:00-17:00

Chaucer Club

The brain on stress - Mechanisms underlying increases risk to develop psychopathologies

UserProfessor Carmen Sandi, Director of the Laboratory of Behavioural Genetics, Brain and Mind Institute, EPFL, Lausanne.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 03 March 2016, 15:30-16:30

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Innovation in community based treatment programs

UserProfessor David Crompton, Executive Director, Metro South Addictions and Mental Health Services, Brisbane.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 03 March 2016, 12:30-13:30

Zangwill Club

New perspectives on old puzzles – memory and the brain

UserProfessor Eleanor A. Maguire, Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging at UCL.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 26 February 2016, 16:30-18:00

Pharmacology Tea Club

Title to be confirmed

UserCath Lindon, Department of Pharmacology.

HouseDepartment of Pharmacology Lecture Theatre.

ClockFriday 26 February 2016, 16:00-17:00

Chaucer Club

The economic utility signal of dopamine neurons

UserDr Wolfram Schulz, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, BCNI, Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 25 February 2016, 15:30-16:30

Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences

Vision

UserKatherine Storrs, MRC Cognition and Brain Science Unit.

HouseNick Mackintosh Seminar Room, Department of Psychology, Downing Site, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 22 February 2016, 16:00-17:30

Zangwill Club

How rational are we?

UserProfessor Ulrike Hahn, Department of Psychological Sciences Birkbeck, University of London.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 19 February 2016, 16:30-18:00

Pharmacology Tea Club

Mapping Cancer Origins

UserRichard Gilbertson, Cambridge Cancer Centre.

HouseDepartment of Pharmacology Lecture Theatre.

ClockFriday 19 February 2016, 16:00-17:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Period and pattern in the embryo

UserAndrew Oates The Francis Crick Institute, London.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 19 February 2016, 13:15-13:55

Machine Learning @ CUED

A more Automated Statistician

UserDavid Janz, Oxford University.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockFriday 19 February 2016, 11:30-12:00

ARClub Talks

Is the cingulate cortex a useful biomarker of Autism pathology? Task-free and task-based approaches.

UserDr Josh Balsters, Neural Control of Movement Lab, Department of Health Sciences and Technology, ETH Zurich, Switzerland.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockThursday 18 February 2016, 13:00-14:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

POSTPONED - Eye movements as Diagnostic Biomarkers in Psychiatry

UserProfessor David St Clair, Professor in Psychiatry and Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist, NHS Grampian.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 18 February 2016, 12:30-13:30

Craik Club

Colour perception in synaesthesia

UserProfessor Katsuaki Sakata, Joshibi University of Art and Design, Japan.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 17 February 2016, 13:00-14:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Developing novel therapies for the childhood motor neuron disease Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)".

UserProfessor Thomas H. Gillingwater, College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Uk.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 17 February 2016, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Psychometrics Centre Seminars

Assessment of enterprising personality in youth

UserDr Javier Suárez-Álvarez; Department of Psychology, University of Oviedo.

HouseCastle Teaching Room, Judge Business School, Trumpington St., Cambridge.

ClockTuesday 16 February 2016, 16:30-17:30

Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series

A discourse of ‘we’: gendered subjectivities and caregiving in UK ‘stay-at-home-dads’

Tea and coffee are served before this seminar for attendees from 12.30pm onwards in the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room on the 2nd floor.

UserDr Abigail Locke, University of Bradford.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 16 February 2016, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

A memory of hunger? Effects of early-life adversity on adult foraging decisions.

UserProfessor Melissa Bateson, Centre for Behaviour and Evolution/ Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 12 February 2016, 16:30-18:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Two for the price of one: twinning – the ultimate regeneration

UserClaudio Stern, Dep. of Cell & Developmental Biology, UCL, London.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 12 February 2016, 13:15-13:55

Chaucer Club

Human neuroscience in the wild

UserDr Aldo Faisal, Department of Neurotechnology, Imperial.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 11 February 2016, 15:30-16:30

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Early life experience and childhood cognitive ability - NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE

UserProfessor Kathryn Abel, Professor of Psychological Medicine and Reproductive Psychiatry, University of Manchester..

HouseBlock 14, Ida Darwin, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 11 February 2016, 12:30-13:30

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

Predicting Psychology from Social Media Data

UserDr David Stillwell - Judge Management School, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre 1, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 10 February 2016, 14:00-15:00

Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series

Family influences on the health risk behaviours and well-being of African American adolescents

Tea and coffee are served before this seminar for attendees from 12.30pm onwards in the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room on the 2nd floor.

UserProf Cleopatra Howard Caldwell.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 09 February 2016, 13:00-14:00

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

"Function and modulation of sensory TRP channels"

UserThomas Voets, Laboratory of Ion Channel Research, University of Leuven, Belgium.

HouseThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience.

ClockMonday 08 February 2016, 16:30-18:00

Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences

Functional MRI: physics and physiology

UserMarta Correia & Daniel Mitchell, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 08 February 2016, 16:00-17:30

Stroke Research Meetings

Physiological Imaging in Acute Stroke: CT perfusion and beyond

UserDr. Smriti Agarwal, Honorary Clinical Research Associate/SpR in Neurology, Addenbrooke's Hospital/Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

HouseLewin Stroke & Rehabilitation Unit, Seminar Room, R2, Addenbrooke's Hospital.

ClockMonday 08 February 2016, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

Tractometry: From Micro to Macro (and Back Again)

UserProfessor Derek Jones, Director of Cardiff University Brain Research Imaging Centre (CUBRIC), School of Psychology, Cardiff University .

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 05 February 2016, 16:30-18:00

Pharmacology Tea Club

Platelets: from biogenesis to function

UserAlastair Poole, University of Bristol.

HouseDepartment of Pharmacology Lecture Theatre.

ClockFriday 05 February 2016, 16:00-17:00

Chaucer Club

Size Matters: targetting non - conscious processes to reduce food and drink consumption

UserProf Theresa Marteau, Director of Behaviour and Health Research unit, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 04 February 2016, 15:30-16:30

BRC Seminar Series

"What painlessness tells us about pain"

UserProfessor Geoff Woods, Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, University of Cambridge.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 03 February 2016, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Psychometrics Centre Seminars

Money buys happiness when spending fits our personality

UserSandra Matz, the Psychometrics Centre, University of Cambridge .

HouseRoom KH109, Judge Business School, Trumpington St., Cambridge.

ClockTuesday 02 February 2016, 16:30-17:30

Cambridge Neuroscience Seminars

Roles of cytoskeleton in hippocampal synaptic plasticity

For details of how to get to the MRC LMB, please see: http://www2.mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk/about-lmb/how-to-find-us/

UserDr. Yasunori Hayashi, Brain Science Institute, RIKEN, Japan.

HouseKlug Seminar Room, Level 2 2A180, MRC LMB.

ClockTuesday 02 February 2016, 16:00-17:00

Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series

HIV and the "dirty" other: Living with a spoiled identity

Tea and coffee are served before this seminar for attendees from 12.30pm onwards in the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room on the 2nd floor.

UserDr Poul Rohleder, University of East London.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 02 February 2016, 13:00-14:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Schwann cell reprogramming in peripheral nerve repair"

UserMr Peter Arthur-Farraj, Norwich University Hospital, UK.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockTuesday 02 February 2016, 12:00-13:00

Zangwill Club

Pleasures of the brain: Investigating anhedonia with whole-brain computational connectomics

UserProfessor Morten L. Kringelbach Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, University of Oxford, United Kingdom Department of Clinical Medicine - Center for Music In the Brain, Aarhus University, Denmark .

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 29 January 2016, 16:30-18:00

Pharmacology Tea Club

Isoform and codon-specific Ras signalling

UserIan Prior, University of Liverpool.

HouseDepartment of Pharmacology Lecture Theatre.

ClockFriday 29 January 2016, 16:00-17:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

TF-mediated epigenetic memory in ES cells

UserPablo Navarro, Institut Pasteur Dep. of Developmental and Stem Cell Biology, Paris, France.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 29 January 2016, 13:15-13:55

Chaucer Club

Learning and processing abstract concepts: The role of emotion and the role of language

UserProfessor Gabriella Vigliocco, Director, Language and Cognition Laboratory, UCL.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 28 January 2016, 15:30-16:30

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Ask not what you can do for your CRN, ask what your CRN can do for you!

UserDr Emilio Fernandez-Egea, Senior Clinical Research Associate, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge; Dr Annabel Price, Consultant Psychiatrist, CPFT.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 28 January 2016, 12:30-13:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Roles and mechanisms of the drivers of reprogramming

UserJose Silva, Centre for Stem Cell Research, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 22 January 2016, 13:15-13:55

Chaucer Club

How does attentional control matter? Mechanisms and developmental dynamics

UserProfessor Gaia Scerif, Department of Educational Psychology, Oxford.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 21 January 2016, 15:30-16:30

Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series

Forming Beliefs: information seeking, avoidance & integration in the human brain

Tea and coffee are served before this seminar for attendees from 12.30pm onwards in the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room on the 2nd floor.

UserDr Tali Sharot, University College London.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 19 January 2016, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

New physiological findings in human brain stimulation: why most claims to cognitive enhancement are probably false.

UserProfessor Vincent Walsh, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 15 January 2016, 16:30-18:00

Chaucer Club

Human brain networks from functional MRI

UserProfessor Ed Bullmore, Head of Dept Psychiatry, Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 14 January 2016, 15:30-16:30

Craik Club

Eye movements for sampling and calibrating visual information

The host for this talk is Professor Zoë Kourtzi, Department of Psychology

UserProf. Karl Gegenfurtner.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 14 January 2016, 13:00-14:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

What is to be done about community violence?

UserDr Adrian Boyle, Consultant Emergency Physician at Addenbrookes Hospital and Honorary Visiting Senior Research Fellow, University of Cambridge..

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 17 December 2015, 12:30-13:30

Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series

P Values and replication: the problem is not what you think

UserStephen Senn, Head of Competence Center for Methodology anbd Statistics ( CCMS), Luxembourg Institute for Health.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockWednesday 16 December 2015, 12:30-13:30

BRC Seminar Series

"Unifying disease mechanisms in hereditary spastic paraplegia"

UserDr Evan Reid, Cambridge Institute for Medical Research and Department of Medical Genetics, Addenbrooke's Hospital, UK.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 16 December 2015, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

General Reinforcement Learning

UserJan Leike (Australian National University).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 16 December 2015, 11:00-12:00

ARClub Talks

CANCELLED

UserDr Greg Davis, University Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockThursday 10 December 2015, 13:00-14:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Ethnic differences in mental health: does race matter?

UserProfessor Swaran P Singh Head of Division, Mental Health and Wellbeing Warwick Medical School..

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 10 December 2015, 12:30-13:30

Zangwill Club

Grady Nia Project: Assessing and Treating Abused, Suicidal Women

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserDr Nadine Kaslow, Professor and Vice Chair for Faculty Development in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University USA .

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 04 December 2015, 16:30-18:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Physical health and psychosis

UserDr Fiona Gaughran, Lead Consultant Psychiatrist, National Psychosis Service, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust; Physical Health Lead, Psychosis Clinical Academic Group, Kings Health Partners; Senior Lecturer, Institute of Psychiatry, KCL..

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 03 December 2015, 12:30-13:30

Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series

The Science of E&D: Why equality and diversity benefits us all

UserRogier Kievit and Fionnuala Murphy, MRC Cogition and Brain Science Unit.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockWednesday 02 December 2015, 12:30-13:30

Zangwill Club

Understanding the forgetful and apathetic brain

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserProfessor Masud Husain, Department of Experimental Psychology & Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 27 November 2015, 16:30-18:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Comparative analyses of neuromesodermal progenitor dynamics in vivo

UserBen Steventon, Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 27 November 2015, 13:15-13:55

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Service User -- Clinician -- Academic Collaborations for Service Development, Research and Education

UserDr Hisham Ziauddeen, Clinical Senior Research Associate, Wellcome Trust-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science, Cambridge..

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 26 November 2015, 12:30-13:30

BRC Seminar Series

MODIFYING THE GLIAL SCAR TO PROMOTE REPAIR AND REGENERATION AFTER SPINAL CORD INJURY

UserProfessor Joel Levine, Multiple Sclerosis Collaborative Research Center, USA.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 25 November 2015, 12:00-13:00

Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series

What dancing robots might teach us about the development of form and motion understanding in the human brain

Tea and coffee are served before this seminar for attendees from 12.30pm onwards in the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room on the 2nd floor.

UserDr Emily Cross, Wales Institute for Cognitive Neuroscience, School of Psychology, Bangor University | Behavioural Science Institute & Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 24 November 2015, 13:00-14:00

Stroke Research Meetings

B cells, Antibodies and Atherosclerosis

UserDr. Andrew Sage, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLewin Stroke & Rehabilitation Unit, Seminar Room, R2, Addenbrooke's Hospital.

ClockMonday 23 November 2015, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

Modulating drug taking and drug seeking through TAAR1 activation

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserDr Juan J Canales, Reader in Behavioural Neurosciences Department of Neuroscience, Psychology and Behaviour, University of Leicester.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 20 November 2015, 16:30-18:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Building a Platform for Cell Division

UserPaul Conduit, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 20 November 2015, 13:15-13:55

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Genetic and environment influences on the development and treatment of anxiety.

UserProfessor Thalia Eley, Professor of Developmental Behavioural Genetics, King's College London..

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 19 November 2015, 12:30-13:30

Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series

Gained in translation

UserTom Manly, MRC Cognition and Brain Science Unit.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockWednesday 18 November 2015, 12:30-13:30

Zangwill Club

Studying natural speech processing at the phonemic level using EEG

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserDr Edmund Lalor, Institute of Neuroscience, Trinity College Dublin.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 13 November 2015, 16:30-18:00

Chaucer Club

The integrative self

UserGlyn Humphreys, Psychology, Oxford.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 15:30-16:30

ARClub Talks

CALM and collected: A dimensional approach to developmental disorders of attention, learning and memory

UserProfessor Susan Gathercole, Director of the MRC - Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 13:00-14:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Psychiatry – Medicine’s Secret Weapon

UserProfessor Dame Sue Bailey, Chair of the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges..

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 12:30-13:30

BRC Seminar Series

"The role of synapses in Alzheimer's disease"

UserTara L Spires-Jones, Centre for Cognitive and Neural Systems and Euan MacDonald Centre, The University of Edinburgh .

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 11 November 2015, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Inference of a partially observed kinetic Ising model

UserDr Yasser Roudi (Kavli Inst, Trondheim & Inst for Advanced Study, Princeton).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 11 November 2015, 12:00-13:00

Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series

Becoming a Viking:Processes of Identification with the Remote Past

Tea and coffee are served before this seminar for attendees from 12.30pm onwards in the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room on the 2nd floor.

UserDr Marc Scully, Loughborough University.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 10 November 2015, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

The prenatal sex steroid theory of autism

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserProfessor Simon Baron-Cohen, Director, Autism Research Centre(ARC) Professor of Developmental Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 06 November 2015, 16:30-18:00

Foster Talks

Concept cells

UserProf Rodrigo Quiroga, University of Leicester.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 05 November 2015, 16:00-17:00

Chaucer Club

Neural systems for navigation

UserHugo Spiers, Dept of Experimental Psychology, UCL.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 05 November 2015, 15:30-16:30

Craik Club

Methods and mechanisms of motion dazzle

UserAnna Hughes, PDN Cambridge.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2015, 13:00-14:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Astrocytes and tau-mediated neurodegeneration"

UserWendy Noble, King's College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, Maurice Wohl Clinical Neuroscience Institute, UK.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2015, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Psychometrics Centre Seminars

Testing for integrity in the workplace

UserJohn Rust, The Psychometrics Centre, University of Cambridge.

HouseRoom 4.03, Judge Business School, Trumpington St., Cambridge.

ClockTuesday 03 November 2015, 16:00-17:00

Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences

Mental Health

UserCaitlin Hitchcock, MRC Cognition and Brain Science Unit.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 02 November 2015, 16:00-17:30

Zangwill Club

Phonological and Morphological Processes in Reading and Reading Acquisition

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserProfessor Kathy Rastle, Head of Psychology, Royal Holloway, University of London.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 30 October 2015, 16:30-18:00

Foster Talks

The Achilles' heel of the heart: the cardiac conduction system

UserProfessor Mark Boyett, University of Manchester.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 29 October 2015, 16:00-17:00

ARClub Talks

Repetition suppression and face memory in the neurotypical and autistic population

UserDr Michael Ewbank, MRC-Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockThursday 29 October 2015, 13:00-14:00

Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series

The Order of Gendered Words in a Phrase: When and Why It Constitutes Gender-Biased Language

Tea and coffee are served before this seminar for attendees from 12.30pm onwards in the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room on the 2nd floor.

UserDr Selin Kesebir, London Business School.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 27 October 2015, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

"Where"

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserProfessor Patrick Cavanagh, Université Paris Descartes, France.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 23 October 2015, 16:30-18:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Inflammation in repair and cancer

UserPaul Martin Department of Physiology & Biochemistry, Bristol University.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 23 October 2015, 13:15-13:55

Foster Talks

Heart Disease Link to Fetal Hypoxia and Oxidative Stress

UserProfessor Dino Giussani - Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, Cambridge.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 22 October 2015, 16:00-17:00

MRC LMB Neurobiology Seminars

Stereotyped connectivity and computations in higher order olfactory neurons in drosophila

UserMehmet Fisek, Hausser Lab, Wolfson Institute for Biomedical Research, University College London .

HouseMRC LMB: Klug Seminar Room 2A180.

ClockMonday 19 October 2015, 10:30-11:30

Zangwill Club

Creating Solidarity by Making Bodies Alike, but Creating Hierarchy in Physical Dimensions

Please note: This talk is starting at 16.30

UserProfessor Alan Fiske, Department of Anthropology, University of California, Los Angeles USA.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 16 October 2015, 16:30-18:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Statistical models of gene regulation in the fly embryo

UserNicholas Luscombe The Francis Crick Institute, London.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 16 October 2015, 13:15-13:55

Foster Talks

CANCELLED: Conversion of sensory signals into perceptual decisions

UserProf Ranulfo Romo, Institute of Cellular Physiology, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM).

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 15 October 2015, 16:00-17:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Meta-Bayesian Analysis

UserProf. Daniel Roy (University of Toronto).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockThursday 15 October 2015, 11:00-12:00

ARClub Talks

Does testosterone predict autistic traits? Unpacking the assumption of Gaussian noise

UserAlexa Pohl, PhD Student, Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockThursday 15 October 2015, 10:30-11:30

Bioengineering Seminar Series

Multifunctional Magnetic Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery and Cell Tracking

UserProfessor Gang Bao (Department of Bioengineering, Rice University).

HouseLanguage Unit Meeting Room.

ClockWednesday 14 October 2015, 16:00-17:00

Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series

How Sex Offenders Groom Minors on the Internet

Tea and coffee are served before this seminar for attendees from 12.30pm onwards in the Nick Macintosh Seminar Room on the 2nd floor.

UserDr Evianne van Gijn, University of Cambridge.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 13 October 2015, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

The Importance of Feeling Honest : A Candid Take on Moral Motivation

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE: This is a special Zangwill Club Seminar, being held jointly with the Moral Psychology Conference

UserProfessor Benoit Monin, Professor of Organizational Behavior and Psychology, Stamford University, USA.

HouseAlison Richard Building, 7 West Road (Sidgwick Site), Room SG1/2.

ClockFriday 09 October 2015, 16:30-18:00

Foster Talks

Polarity reversal during epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition

UserDr Manuel Thery, Hospital Saint Louis, Paris, France.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 08 October 2015, 16:00-17:00

Foster Talks

Career Stories

UserDr Trevor Wardill, Dr Erica Watson.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 01 October 2015, 16:00-17:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Efficient multi-task Gaussian process models for genome-wide association studies

UserFrancesco Paolo Casale, European Bioinformatics Institute.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockFriday 25 September 2015, 11:00-12:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Microtubule-based therapy for spinal cord injury and Alzheimer's disease"

UserProfessor Peter Baas, College of Medicine, Drexel University, Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Philadelphia, USA.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 23 September 2015, 12:00-13:00

MRC LMB Neurobiology Seminars

Sensing our way to motor recovery

UserAya Takeoka, University of Basel.

HouseMRC LMB: Klug Seminar Room 2A180.

ClockTuesday 22 September 2015, 16:00-17:00

Foster Talks

Deciphering signaling specificity in development, one phosphate at a time

UserProfessor Phillipe Soriano, Mount Sinai Hospital, NY.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 15 September 2015, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Higher Order Fused Regularization for Supervised Learning with Grouped Parameters

UserKoh Takeuchi (NTT Communication Science Laboratories).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockTuesday 15 September 2015, 10:30-11:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

A-Star Sampling Review

UserChris Maddison (U Toronto).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockMonday 14 September 2015, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Convex Factorization Machines

UserMathieu Blondel (NTT Communication Science Laboratorie).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockMonday 14 September 2015, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Belief and Truth in Hypothesised Behaviours

UserStefano V. Albrecht - School of Informatics at The University of Edinburgh.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockThursday 10 September 2015, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Information-Theoretic Bounded Rationality

UserPedro A. Ortega (University of Pennsylvania).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockMonday 07 September 2015, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

The limits of MAP inference by MWSS on perfect graphs

UserDr Adrian Weller (MLG, University of Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockThursday 27 August 2015, 15:00-15:30

Craik Club

Visual perceptual learning: A new perspective

The host for this meeting is Professor Zoë Kourtzi

UserProfessor Cong Yu, Peking University.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockFriday 21 August 2015, 13:00-14:00

BRC Seminar Series

Promoting axon growth in the CNS after injury

UserDr Barbara Haenzi, Wolfson Centre for Age-Related Diseases, King's College London .

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockFriday 31 July 2015, 14:00-15:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Scalable Gaussian Processes for Scientific Discovery

UserDr Andrew Wilson, Carnegie Mellon University.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 29 July 2015, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

MCMC for non-linear state space models using ensembles of latent sequences

(via Skype!)

UserAlex Shestopaloff (University of Toronto).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockMonday 27 July 2015, 15:00-16:00

Foster Talks

**Out-of-Term Neuroscience Seminar** Cell Biological Insights into Parkinson’s Disease and ADHD

UserProfessor Morgan Sheng, Vice President (Neuroscience & Molecular Biology), Genentech .

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 23 July 2015, 16:00-17:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Idas and Lynkeas control Radial glial cells commitment to ependymal lineage"

UserStavros Taraviras Ph.D, Department of Physiology, Medical School, University of Patras .

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 22 July 2015, 12:00-13:00

ARClub Talks

Visual perception and heterogeneity in the autism phenotype

UserDr Elizabeth Milne, Sheffield Autism Research Lab, Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockTuesday 21 July 2015, 13:00-14:00

BRC Seminar Series

Idas and Lynkeas control Radial glial cells commitment to ependymal lineage

UserStavros Taraviras Ph.D, Department of Physiology, Medical School, University of Patras .

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockMonday 20 July 2015, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Rich Component Analysis

UserJames Zou (Microsoft Research New England).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockFriday 17 July 2015, 11:00-12:00

BRC Seminar Series

"The genetic aetiology and pathogenesis of Parkinson's disease"

UserMatthew Farrer, Professorof Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockThursday 09 July 2015, 12:00-13:00

BRC Seminar Series

"The C1q complement family serve as essential synaptic organizers in the CNS”

UserProfessor Michisuke Yusaki, Department of Neurophysiology, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan.

HouseClifford Allbutt Building Lecture Theatre.

ClockMonday 06 July 2015, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Modeling Confounding by Half-Sibling Regression

SHORT TALK (20 minutes)

UserProf Bernhard Schölkopf (MPI Tuebingen).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockFriday 03 July 2015, 12:30-13:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Challenges in recovering peripheral nerve function after injury"

UserDr.Tessa Gordon, Division of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Totonto..

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockThursday 02 July 2015, 12:00-13:00

"Postdoc Masterclass" for All Life Scientists

Remote control of cell signalling using chemogenetics

UserJohan Alsio & Bianca Jupp (Department of Psychology).

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockWednesday 01 July 2015, 18:30-20:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Retinal Tropism of in-silico reconstructed Ancestral Adeno-Associated Virus"

UserDr Livia Carvalho, Schepens Eye Research Institute/Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 01 July 2015, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Convex and non-convex worlds in machine learning

UserAnna Choromanska (New York University).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 01 July 2015, 11:00-12:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Schwann Cell Transplantation: From Bench to Bedside”

UserProfessor Mary Bunge, The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, Miami, USA.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockTuesday 30 June 2015, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Random Function Classes for Machine Learning

UserProf Alexander Smola, Carnegie Mellon University.

HouseCambridge University Engineering Department, LT1.

ClockTuesday 30 June 2015, 11:00-12:00

Stroke Research Meetings

Apathy and Depression in Small Vessel Disease

UserDr. Matthew Hollocks, Stroke Research Group, University of Cambridge.

HouseLewin Stroke & Rehabilitation Unit, Seminar Room, R2, Addenbrooke's Hospital.

ClockMonday 29 June 2015, 13:00-14:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Deep Learning

UserProfessor Geoffrey Hinton FRS (U. Toronto and Google).

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Theatre 0.

ClockThursday 25 June 2015, 11:00-12:00

ARClub Talks

Latest Research in Autism Genetics

UserJoseph Buxbaum, Director of the Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, and Professor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

HouseMargaret Lowenfeld Room, Brookside Family Consultation Clinic (next to Douglas House).

ClockTuesday 23 June 2015, 12:00-13:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Fruit fly topiary - exploring the cellular and molecular mechanisms of neuron pruning in _Drosophila_"

UserDr Darren Williams, MRC Centre for Developmental Neurobiology, Kings College London.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 17 June 2015, 12:00-13:00

ARClub Talks

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Anna Remington, Centre for Research in Autism and Education (CRAE), UCL Institute of Education, University of London.

HouseMargaret Lowenfeld Room, Brookside Family Consultation Clinic (next to Douglas House).

ClockMonday 15 June 2015, 12:00-13:00

Chaucer Club

Pitch perception: New approaches to classic questions

UserAndrew Oxenham (Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota).

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 11 June 2015, 15:30-16:30

BRC Seminar Series

"Zinc is a key suppressor of optic nerve regeneration"

UserProfessor Larry Benowitz, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA .

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockThursday 11 June 2015, 12:00-13:00

Chaucer Club

Fast transient brain states

UserMark Woolrich (Oxford Centre for Human Brain Activity, University of Oxford) .

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 04 June 2015, 15:30-16:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Do Deep Nets Really Need to be Deep?

UserDr Rich Caruana (Microsoft).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockTuesday 02 June 2015, 11:00-12:00

Glia Club

Glutathione-dependent blood flow regulation by astrocytes

Sponsored by MedImmune

UserDr Clare Howarth, University of Sheffield.

HouseClifford Allbutt Lecture Theatre, Clifford Allbutt Building (former LMB building).

ClockMonday 01 June 2015, 17:00-19:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Converting temporal information into spatial information in an early vertebrate embryo

UserCaroline Hill, The Francis Crick Institute - Lincoln's Inn Fields Laboratory, London.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 29 May 2015, 13:15-13:55

Foster Talks

Extreme Threats - GL Brown Prize Lecture 2015, The Physiological Society

UserProfessor Mike Tipton, Department of Sport & Exercise Science, University of Portsmouth.

HousePhysiology Lecture Theatre, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 28 May 2015, 16:00-17:00

Zangwill Club

Mechanisms of imitation: insights from typical and autistic cognition

UserDr Antonia Hamilton, Reader in Social Neuroscience, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 22 May 2015, 15:00-16:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Plant Developmental Plasticity: How and Why?

UserOttoline Leyser, Sainsbury Laboratory, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 22 May 2015, 13:15-13:55

Chaucer Club

Temporal dynamics of post-retrieval amnesia for learned fear

TALK CANCELLED

UserMerel Kindt (Department of Psychology, Amsterdam Brain and Cognition Center, University of Amsterdam).

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 21 May 2015, 15:30-16:30

Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series

The Cambridge Cognitive Neuroscience Research Panel

Note - This talk will run from 12:30pm – 2:00pm

UserSharon Erzinclioglu and guests.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockWednesday 20 May 2015, 12:30-13:30

BRC Seminar Series

"The Extracellular matrix of the brain in neuronal plasticity and learning"

UserRenato Frischknecht, AG Perisynaptic Extracellular Matrix Department of Neurochem & Molecular Biology, Brenneckestr, Magdeburg.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 20 May 2015, 12:00-13:00

Zangwill Club

Adjusting accordingly: prefrontal areas updating valuations for objects and actions

UserDr Betsy Murray, Chief, Laboratory of Neuropsychology, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 15 May 2015, 15:00-16:30

Chaucer Club

JASP: Bayesian hypothesis testing without tears

UserEric-Jan Wagenmakers (Department of Psychology, University of Amsterdam).

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 14 May 2015, 15:30-16:30

Zangwill Club

Impact of Diversity on Social Cohesion: Implications of Positive and Negative Intergroup Contact

UserProfessor Miles Hewstone, Professor of Social Psychology, University of Oxford.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 08 May 2015, 15:00-16:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Direction-Only Optimisation for Neural Networks

Short talk

UserMark Rowland (Cambridge).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 06 May 2015, 11:00-11:30

Zangwill Club

Adult age differences in social cognition

UserProfessor Louise Phillips, School of Psychology, University of Aberdeen.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 01 May 2015, 15:00-16:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Trafficking and regulation of Wnt proteins in developing epithelia

UserJean-Paul Vincent, The Francis Crick Institute - NIMR, London.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 01 May 2015, 13:15-13:55

Foster Talks

Making, breaking and directing polarity during neural lumen formation and neurogenesis in the zebrafish embryo

UserProfessor Jon Clarke, King's College London, MRC Centre for Developmental Neurobiology.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 30 April 2015, 16:00-17:00

Chaucer Club

Adaptive computations for flexible cognition in the human brain

UserZoe Kourtzi (Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge).

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 30 April 2015, 15:30-16:30

ARClub Talks

IMFAR Practice Talks

UserDorothea Floris, PhD Student, Autism Research Centre.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockTuesday 28 April 2015, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

Imaging and Stimulating adaptive brain plasticity

User Professor Heidi Johansen-Berg, Oxford Centre for Functional MRI of the Brain (FMRIB), University of Oxford.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 24 April 2015, 15:00-16:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Cellular strategies for airway epithelial maintenance

UserEmma Rawlins, Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 24 April 2015, 13:15-13:55

Foster Talks

Neuroimmune interactions in early development and the biological embedding of health disparities

UserProfessor Staci Bilbo, Duke Institute for Brain Sciences, Duke University, USA.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 23 April 2015, 16:00-17:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Title to be confirmed

UserTuan Anh Le (Oxford).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockThursday 23 April 2015, 11:00-12:00

Stroke Research Meetings

Vascular Cognitive Impairment - Diagnostic Advances

UserDr Christopher Chen Li Hsian, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore.

HouseLewin Stroke & Rehabilitation Unit, Seminar Room, R2, Addenbrooke's Hospital.

ClockMonday 20 April 2015, 13:00-14:00

Craik Club

Perceptual Organization of Shape

UserDr James Elder, York University, Toronto.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockFriday 17 April 2015, 13:00-14:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Gene knockdown strategies: RNAi and CRISPR"

UserDr Tassos Georgiadis, UCL, London.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockFriday 27 March 2015, 14:30-15:30

Stroke Research Meetings

Genome-wide Association Studies in Stroke and Related Phenotypes

UserDr. Matthew Traylor, , Stroke Research Group, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge.

HouseLewin Stroke & Rehabilitation Unit, Seminar Room, R2, Addenbrooke's Hospital.

ClockMonday 23 March 2015, 13:00-14:00

BRC Seminar Series

Insights into neurodegeneration from human stem cell systems

UserRick Livesey, Gurdon Institute & Dept of Biochemistry, Trinity College, University of Cambridge.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockTuesday 17 March 2015, 11:00-12:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Molecular strategies to promote regeneration, plasticity and repair of the adult CNS"

UserProfessor Patrice Smith, Visiting Professor, Cambridge University, BRC and Carleton University/University of Ottawa, Canada.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockMonday 16 March 2015, 16:00-17:00

Foster Talks

Visual information processing and its role in fly and cephalopod behaviour.

UserDr Trevor Wardill, Department of Physiology, Development & Neuroscience, University of Cambridge.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 12 March 2015, 16:00-17:00

Chaucer Club

Online and offline human brain mapping with intracranial EEG

UserJean-Philippe Lachaux (French National Health Research Institute (INSERM), Lyon) .

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 12 March 2015, 15:30-16:30

Zangwill Club

Premembering Perception

UserProfessor Kia Nobre, Oxford Centre for Human Brain Activity and Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 06 March 2015, 15:00-16:30

Foster Talks

Mechanisms of Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction

UserProfessor Norbert Weissmann, ECCPS Professur, University of Giessen, Germany.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 05 March 2015, 16:00-17:00

Chaucer Club

Challenges and pitfalls in the application of transcranial direct-current stimulation (tDCS)

UserAndrea Antal (Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Göttingen University Medical School, Germany) .

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 05 March 2015, 15:30-16:30

BRC Seminar Series

"Molecular Structure and Functions of Neural Microenvironments in Development and Plasticity"

UserProfessor Andreas Faissner, Department of Cell Morphology & molecular Neurobiology, Ruhr-University, Bochum, Germany .

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 04 March 2015, 12:00-13:00

Computational Neuroscience

Dopamine - beyond reward?

UserThomas Fitzgerald, Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, UCL.

HouseCambridge University Engineering Department, CBL, BE-438 (http://learning.eng.cam.ac.uk/Public/Directions).

ClockWednesday 04 March 2015, 12:00-12:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Population Inference for Functional Brain Connectivity

UserGenevera I. Allen (Rice University).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockWednesday 04 March 2015, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Probabilistic approaches to understanding bird conversations

UserDan Stowell (Queen Mary University of London).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.

ClockMonday 02 March 2015, 11:00-12:00

Zangwill Club

Neural representation of complex space

UserProfessor Kate Jeffery,Institute of Behavioural Neuroscience Department of Experimental Psychology Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 27 February 2015, 15:00-16:30

Foster Talks

Signals and Factors Controlling Stem Cell Activity in the Adult Brain

UserDr François Guillemot, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, Mill Hill, London.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 26 February 2015, 16:00-17:00

Chaucer Club

Age-related and individual differences in the time-course and information content of early face brain activity

UserGuillaume Rousselet (Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow) .

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 26 February 2015, 15:30-16:30

ARClub Talks

The course of developmental health in autism spectrum disorder; the pre-school years

UserProfessor Peter Szatmari, Chief, Child and Youth Mental Health Collaborative at SickKids and Centre for Addiction and Mental Health & Director of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Toronto.

HouseMargaret Lowenfeld Room, Brookside Family Consultation Clinic (next to Douglas House).

ClockTuesday 24 February 2015, 16:00-17:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

A* Sampling

UserChris Maddison (U Toronto).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockTuesday 24 February 2015, 11:00-12:00

Stroke Research Meetings

Genetic and vascular risk factors of lacunar stroke and its subtypes

UserDr. Loes Rutten-Jacobs, Stroke Research Group, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge.

HouseLewin Stroke & Rehabilitation Unit, Seminar Room, R2, Addenbrooke's Hospital.

ClockMonday 23 February 2015, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

Active Sensing and Brain oscillations

UserProfessor Joachim Gross, Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 20 February 2015, 15:00-16:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Transcriptional networks in the developing Xenopus embryo

UserJim Smith, MRC National Institute for Medical Research London.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 20 February 2015, 13:15-13:55

Chaucer Club

Circuit mechanisms of hippocampus-dependent memory

UserOle Paulsen (Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge) .

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 19 February 2015, 15:30-16:30

BRC Seminar Series

"The ER-mitochondria axis and neurodegenerative diseases".

UserProfessor Chris Miller, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, Kings College, London.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 18 February 2015, 12:00-13:00

ARClub Talks

Studies of prenatal testosterone and autism-relevant behaviour in non-human animals

UserDr Gillian Brown, Lecturer, School of Psychology & Neuroscience, University of St. Andrews, UK.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockTuesday 17 February 2015, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

The Evolution of Culture

UserProfessor Kevin N. Laland, School of Biology, University of St Andrews.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 13 February 2015, 15:00-16:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

The collective cell biology of organ formation

UserDarren Gilmour, European Molecular Biology Laboratory Heidelberg, Germany.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 13 February 2015, 13:15-13:55

Chaucer Club

Neural mechanisms of spatial and episodic memory

UserNeil Burgess (Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience & Department of Anatomy) .

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 12 February 2015, 15:30-16:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Orthologous networks in biological systems

UserDr Christopher Penfold (Warwick).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockWednesday 11 February 2015, 11:00-12:00

Zangwill Club

Social and Motivational Influences on Perceptual Judgments

UserDr Simone Schnall, University Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 06 February 2015, 15:00-16:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Capturing pluripotency form early mammalian embryos

UserJenny Nichols, Centre for Stem Cell Research, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 06 February 2015, 13:15-13:55

Chaucer Club

Variability in visual processing between and within individuals

UserSam Schwarzkopf (Experimental Psychology & ICN, UCL) .

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 05 February 2015, 15:30-16:30

ARClub Talks

Brain hypoconnectivity as a potential endophenotype of autism

UserDr Rachel Moseley & Dr Rolf Ypma, BCNI, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockTuesday 03 February 2015, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

How and why does an extra sex chromosome affect neurodevelopment?

UserProfessor Dorothy V. M. Bishop. Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, UK.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 30 January 2015, 15:00-16:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Genome-wide loss-of-function screening using the CRISPR-Cas9 system

UserKosuke Yusa Wellcome, Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 30 January 2015, 13:15-13:55

Machine Learning @ CUED

Latent Branching Trees

UserDr Theodore Kypraios (University of Nottingham).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockThursday 29 January 2015, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Neuroscience Seminars

The organised mind: thinking straight in the age of information overload

Registration is required and this talk is followed by a drinks reception

UserDaniel J Levitin, James McGill Professor of Psychology and Behavioural Neuroscience, McGill University, Montreal.

HouseSchool of Divinity Lecture Theatre, St John's College, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 28 January 2015, 18:00-19:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Looking at vision and behavior from visual cortex"

UserDr Matteo Carandini, University College London..

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 28 January 2015, 12:00-13:00

Stroke Research Meetings

Cognitive Impairment in Small Vessel Disease: The RUN-DMC Study

UserDr Anil Man Tuladhar, Department of Neurology, Center for Neuroscience, Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

HouseLewin Stroke & Rehabilitation Unit, Seminar Room, R2, Addenbrooke's Hospital.

ClockMonday 26 January 2015, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

Upstairs-Downstairs- The Gut Microbiome as a Key Regulator of Brain and Behaviour

UserProfessor John F. Cryan, Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 23 January 2015, 15:00-16:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Cell-based modelling of epithelial morphogenesis: towards an integrative approach

UserAlexander Fletcher, Wolfson Centre for Mathematical Biology, University of Oxford.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 23 January 2015, 13:15-13:55

Machine Learning @ CUED

Experiments with Non-parametric Topic Models

UserProf. Wray Buntine (Monash University).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockFriday 23 January 2015, 11:00-12:00

Zangwill Club

The application of psychological theories to clinical practice

UserProfessor Barbara Wilson, OBE, Founder, Oliver Zangwill Centre for Neuropyschological Rehabilitation and Honorary Consultant Psychologist.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 16 January 2015, 15:00-16:30

Computational Neuroscience

Computational Neuroscience Course (4G3)

4G3 course -- repeats every Wed at 12noon, and Fri at 11am during Lent

UserMate Lengyel (Computational and Biological Learning Lab, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge).

HouseCambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Room 6 (Trumpington Street).

ClockFriday 16 January 2015, 11:00-12:00

Foster Talks

Inflammation-driven angiogenesis - organ fibrosis & the extracellular matrix

UserDr Christian Stockmann, INSERM, Université Paris Descartes.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 15 January 2015, 16:00-17:00

Chaucer Club

Opportunities for Cognitive Neuroimaging at 7T

UserDavid Norris (Donders Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Nijmegen.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 15 January 2015, 15:30-16:30

BRC Seminar Series

"Trisomy of chromosome 21 and Alzheimer Disease"

UserDr Frances Wiseman, University College London, Institute of Neurology, London.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 14 January 2015, 12:00-13:00

BRC Seminar Series

"Past PhD student symposium"

UserMixture of speakers - see programme.

HouseWolfson Court, Girton College, Clarkson Road.

ClockMonday 05 January 2015, 09:15-16:45

BRC Seminar Series

"Glycolipids in nervous system maintenance and disease"

UserDr Hugh Willison, Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, University of Glasgow.

HouseBrain Repair Centre, Forvie Site, Robinson Way.

ClockWednesday 17 December 2014, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre "Distinguished Visitors" 2015 Lecture Series

A ground state for cancer’

All welcome

UserProf. Richard J. Gilbertson MRCP PhD, Scientific and Comprehensive Cancer Centre Director, Executive Vice President, Director of the Division of Brain Tumour Research - St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis.

HouseCRUK Cambridge Research Institute - LiKa Shing Centre - Robinson Way - Cambridge - CB2 0RE.

ClockTuesday 09 December 2014, 16:00-17:00

ARClub Talks

White matter correlates of visual imagery in synesthesia

UserDr Kirstie Whitaker, Research Associate Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockTuesday 09 December 2014, 13:00-14:00

Stroke Research Meetings

Seeing through the eyes of stroke patients

UserDr Daniela Petrova, University of Cambridge, John van Geest Centre for Brain Repair, Department of Clinical Neurosciences.

HouseLewin Stroke & Rehabilitation Unit, Seminar Room, R2, Addenbrooke's Hospital.

ClockMonday 08 December 2014, 13:00-14:00

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Hedgehog signalling and cell polarity in killer lymphocytes

UserGillian Griffiths, Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 05 December 2014, 13:15-13:55

Chaucer Club

Imagined pleasures: The cognitive psychology of desire

UserJackie Andrade (Plymouth University, School of Psychology).

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 04 December 2014, 15:30-16:30

Craik Club

Dynamics of visual perception and collective neural activity

The host for this talk is Professor Zoë Kourtzi

UserProfessor Jochen Braun, University of Magdeburg.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 03 December 2014, 13:00-14:00

Computational Neuroscience

Computational Neuroscience Journal Club

UserJohannes Friedrich ( CBL, Cambridge University, Engineering Dept.).

HouseEngineering Department, Baker Building (5th floor), MIL meeting room.

ClockTuesday 02 December 2014, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Neuroscience Seminars

Synaptic plasticity of GluA3-containing AMPA-receptors, during anxiety and in Alzheimer’s disease

UserHelmut Kessels, Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, Amsterdam.

HouseSanger Seminar Room, MRC LMB.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 16:00-17:00

Bioengineering Seminar Series

TBA

UserProf. Robert Brown, UCL.

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Room 6.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 16:00-17:00

Zangwill Club

Speech Rhythm and Temporal Structure: A Temporal Sampling Perspective on Phonology and Dyslexia

PLEASE NOTE: THIS TALK WILL START AT 3.00PM

UserProfessor Usha Goswami, Professor of Cognitive Developmental Neuroscience, Director, Centre for Neuroscience in Education, University of Cambridge.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 15:00-16:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Single molecule studies of mRNA localisation and motor activation

UserSimon Bullock, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 13:15-13:55

Machine Learning @ CUED

Machine Translation with LSTMs

Room changed to LR3B in Inglis building and time changed to 10:30

UserIlya Sutskever (Google).

HouseEngineering Department, LR3B.

ClockFriday 28 November 2014, 10:30-11:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Oracle Variational Inference

UserJames McInerney (Columbia University).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 11:00-12:00

ARClub Talks

Investigating recollection in autism spectrum disorder

UserRose Cooper, Behavioural and Clinical Neurosciences Institute, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

HouseMargaret Lowenfeld Room, Brookside Family Consultation Clinic (next to Douglas House).

ClockTuesday 25 November 2014, 13:00-14:00

Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences

How to write good papers

UserNikolaus Kriegeskorte (MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit).

HouseSeminar Room, Department of Psychology, Downing Site, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 24 November 2014, 16:00-17:30

Zangwill Club

Communicating risk and scientific uncertainty to the public and policy-makers

PLEASE NOTE: THIS TALK WILL START AT 3.00PM

UserProfessor David Spiegelhalter, Winton Professor of the Public Understanding of Risk .

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 21 November 2014, 15:00-16:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Order out of chaos - how does membrane traffic help organise the cell?

UserSean Munro, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 21 November 2014, 13:15-13:55

Foster Talks

Self-Organisation of Pluripotent Cells in the Mouse Embryo

UserProfessor Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz, University of Cambridge, Department of Physiology, Development & Neuroscience & Gurdon Institute.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 20 November 2014, 16:00-17:00

Graduate Programme in Cognitive and Brain Sciences

Motor control

UserJörn Diedrichsen (Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, UCL).

HouseSeminar Room, Department of Psychology, Downing Site, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 17 November 2014, 16:00-17:30

Social and Developmental Psychology (SDP) Seminar Series

The Eye Contact Effect: Mechanism and Development

Venue changed to the PPSIS SEMINAR ROOM

UserDr Atsushi Senju, Birkbeck, University of London.

HousePPSIS Seminar Room (Free School Lane).

ClockMonday 17 November 2014, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

How independent of semantics are phonology and syntax? Evidence from Semantic Dementia

PLEASE NOTE: THIS TALK WILL START AT 3.00PM

UserDr Karalyn Patterson, Department of Clinical Neurosciences and MRC-CBU, Cambridge.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 14 November 2014, 15:00-16:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Unreliable organizers: Canalization and robustness in C. elegans vulva development

UserJeroen van Zon, FOM Institute for Atomic and Molecular Physics (AMOLF), Amsterdam.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 14 November 2014, 13:15-13:55

Machine Learning @ CUED

Bayesian modeling for high-level real nursing activity recognition using accelerometers

short talk

UserProf. Naonori Ueda (Director Machine Learning and Data Science, NTT Labs).

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockFriday 14 November 2014, 11:00-11:30

MRC LMB Neurobiology Seminars

Nitric Oxide controls a switch between degenerative and regenerative phases of developmental neuronal remodelling

UserOren Schuldiner, Ph.D, Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel.

HouseMRC LMB: Klug Seminar Room 2A180.

ClockFriday 14 November 2014, 10:00-11:00

Foster Talks

Fronto-subcortical Circuits in Cognition & Emotion: Modulation by Serotonin, Dopamine and Glutamate

UserDr Hannah Clarke, Department of Physiology, Development & Neuroscience, University of Cambridge.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 13 November 2014, 16:00-17:00

Chaucer Club

The vocal brain: cerebral processing of voice information

UserPascal Belin (Institut de Neurosciences de la Timone), Aix-Marseilles Université.

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 13 November 2014, 15:30-16:30

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