Below you can find a list of exemplary theses proposals please click into the title to find out more to learn more about the context of these projects, we strongly encourage you to visit the pages of the supervising faculty members and their research groups linked from here note that this list is continuously updated and that. The program consists of the following core activities: coursework in computational neuroscience, quantitative methodologies and experimental neuroscience exposure to experimental approaches through rotations or thesis research training in teaching, scientific presentations and responsible conduct of research. Computational neuroscience: neural dynamics the exam and course results are now available in the downloads section lecturer: prof dr gregor schöner course type: lectures credits: 6 cp term: winter term 2015/2016. The following is a list of research positions open in the computational neuroscience lab at the mind/brain institute most projects range in duration from 1 to 2 semesters for the project would last from 1 to 2 semesters and could potentially serve as a senior thesis project preferred area of study: engineering, computer. Computational topology in neuroscience bernadette stolz lincoln college university of oxford a dissertation submitted for the degree of master of science in mathematical modelling & scientific computing september 2014. This is an honors track and requires an undergraduate thesis the third track, the 'computational neuroscience track', allows students to develop skills in mathematics and computer science to analyze and model the signals of the brain for this track, honors is optional requirements basic requirements: required.
Computational neuroscience is a branch of neuroscience which employs mathematical models, theoretical analysis and abstractions of the brain to understand the principles that govern the development, structure, information- processing, physiology and cognitive abilities of the nervous system computational neuroscience. Uli grasemann, phd thesis, department of computer science, the university of texas at austin 147 pages technical report tr-11-11 behavioral, neuroimaging, and computational evidence for perceptual caching in repetition priming, 2010 manish saggar, risto miikkulainen, david schnyer, journal of brain research,. It may be useful to consider various notions about the role of modeling in neuroscience, and how the present work fits within them marr (1982) famously distinguished three levels of neuroscientific model- ing: the computational, algorithmic and implementational the modeling in this thesis cuts across all three of these.
During the first two years of the program, each student is required to take 3 courses chosen from three broad areas: (a) cellular, molecular & developmental neuroscience (b) systems and computational neuroscience and (c) cognitive and behavioral neuroscience each student consults with faculty advisers to. Title image computational neuroscience members homepage - marc van hulle jim bollansee (jim_at_jimboproductionsbe) flavio camarrone (flavio camarrone_at_kuleuvenbe) homepage - nikolay information for students of the masters program in artificial intelligence information about thesis proposals. In this thesis rsa is implemented on a well known fmri dataset in neuroscience, that was produced by a studying the categorical representations of objects in the ventral temporal cortex of human subjects we carry out rsa on this dataset using different notions of distance and give an overview of how the.
Computational neuroscience: theory, development and applications in modeling the basal ganglia a dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the the requirements for the degree doctor of philosophy in biomedical engineering by corey m thibeault dr frederick c harris, jr / dissertation advisor and dr narayan. Brecht has been interested in the neuronal basis of behavior since researching his diploma thesis at the university of california in his doctoral thesis in the lab of wolf singer at the max planck institute for brain research in frankfurt, brecht investigated temporal coding in the midbrain of cats from 1999 to 2004, he led an. The bu graduate program for neuroscience (gpn) offers a computational neuroscience phd specialization for graduate students who wish to pursue rigorous training in this exciting field while all gpn students have the opportunity to take coursework or conduct thesis research that is computationally based, formal. The program offers two specialized tracks: the brain sciences (systems, computational & cognitive neuroscience) track, which puts strong emphasis on studies of three rotations in neuroscience laboratories, and thesis research that can be conducted in any neuroscience-related laboratory at the weizmann institute.
2009-2010: postdoc researcher with alain destexhe, laboratory for computational neuroscience, cnrs (gif-sur-yvette) 2005-2009: phd at lppa, college de france under the supervision of francesco battaglia and sidney wiener phd thesis: interaction in the hippocampo-prefrontal network during sleep: role in memory. Phd program in computational neuroscience registration information information for students also complete a phd thesis according to guidelines set by the hebrew university committee for graduate programs these projects are research usually takes 3 years before the phd thesis is ready to be submitted. The specialization allows neuroscience students to concentrate on a program of rigorous course work on fundamental aspects of computational neuroscience students are encouraged to pursue thesis projects that include both an experimental and a computational component, possibly arranged as a collaboration.