Group Seminar - C. Gros - NeuroBioTheo

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Place:  Katz seminar room, MPI for Brain Research
or in the FIAS, room 0|100
or my office (for the dicussion seminars Thursdays 10:00)
Time:  Tuesdays 13:00 (NeuroBioTheo)
Thursdays 10:00 (group/discussion seminar)
Notice:  We have partly joined our group seminar with the NeuroBioTheo seminar
which we organize togther with Jochen Triesch, Matthias Kaschube, Raoul Memmesheimer and Tatjana Tchumatchenko


Date/Time Speaker Topic
Tuesday, 28.02.17; 13:00 Christian Tetzlaff Input-dependent formation and interaction of memories in self-organized neural circuits
Thursday, 23.02.17; 10:00 Roman Engelhardt Fractional Fouriertransform
Thursday, 09.02.17; 10:00 Fabian Schubert Diffusive Homeostasis in a Self-Organizing Recurrent Neural Network - Spatially dependent Interaction as a Determinant of Neural Activity and Plasticity
Tuesday, 07.02.17; 13:00 Kathrin Viol Nonlinear Dynamics of the Psychotherapy Process
Tuesday, 31.01.17; 13:00 Elmar Rücker Learning to Plan through Reinforcement Learning in Spiking Neural Networks
Tuesday, 31.01.17; 11:00 Tilo Schwalger Mesoscopic dynamics of interacting populations of spiking neurons
Tuesday, 24.01.17; 13:00 Leo van Hemmen Internally Coupled Ears (ICE): The cool part of sound localization
Thursday, 19.01.17; 10:00 Antonia Hufnagl Sequence and Grammar Learning with a Self-Organizing Recurrent Neural Network
Tuesday, 17.01.17; 13:00 Kai Gansel Detecting higher order temporal (hot) patterns in parallel spike trains - concepts, problems, and practical approaches
Tuesday, 13.12.16; 10:00 Joseph Lizier Transfer entropy in continuous time, with applications to jump and neural spiking processes
Tuesday, 29.11.16; 10:00 Eleonora Russo Detecting cell assemblies at multiple time scales with arbitrary lag constellations
Thursday, 24.11.16; 10:00 Tim Koglin Using Fisher Information for competitive learning
Tuesday, 22.11.16; 10:00 Tom Tetzlaff Effect of Alzheimer's disease on the dynamics and computational performance of recurrent neural networks
Thursday, 17.11.16; 10:00 Lukas Plogmacher Learning ability of single neurons with short term plasticity and information theory incentives
Thursday, 10.11.16; 10:00 Laura Martin Neuronally inspired controlling of robots in interplay with its body and environment
Thursday, 03.11.16; 10:00 Fabian Farina Synchronization of a single integrate-and-fire neuron simulating an excitatory network

Date/Time Speaker Topic
Tuesday, June 28, 2016; 13:00, FIAS Dmytro Grytskyy Mutual interplay of activity and connectivity in networks of point neurons
Tuesday, June 21, 2016; 13:00, FIAS Sven Goedeke The effect of noise on the transition to chaos in random neural networks
Tuesday, June 14, 2016; 13:00, FIAS David Fitzpatrick Visualizing the cellular and synaptic architecture for orientation selectivity in visual cortex
Tuesday, May 17, 2016; 13:00, FIAS Fred Wolf Ultrafast neuronal dynamics and the biophysics of nerve impulse generation
Tuesday, May 3, 2016; 13:00, FIAS Helen Baron Formation and storage of memory: can we infer the underlying microcircuit processes in humans?
Tuesday, April 19 2016; 13:00, MPI-BR, Huxley room F.1.200 Fereshteh Lagzi Dynamics of Competition between subnetworks of spiking neuronal networks in the Balanced State

Date/Time Speaker Topic
Wedensday, March 9, 2016; 13:00, FIAS Hartmut Neven How can Artificial Intelligence benefit from Quantum Resources?
Tuesday, March 8, 2016; 14:00, FIAS Peter Birkholz Progress in articulatory speech synthesis
Tuesday, Feburary 9, 2016; 13:00, FIAS Georgi Tushev Challenges and limitations in driving behaviour
Tuesday, January 19, 2016; 13:00, FIAS Daniel Braun Information-theoretic bounded rationality - basic principles and applications
Tuesday, December 15, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Cyril Hanus Cell biology of the dendrite - Specialization of Biosynthetic Membrane Trafficking for Neuronal Form and Function
Tuesday, December 8, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Wieland Brendel Learning to represent signals spike by spike
Tuesday, December 1, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Dana Ballard How we can see
Tuesday, November 10, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Alberto Bernachi Dale's principle and the temporal ordering of neural activity
Tuesday, November 3, 2015; 13:00, Biozentrum N100-114 Christian Tetzlaff The interaction of plasticity processes across time scales and their role in memory dynamics
Tuesday, October 27, 2015; 13:00, MPI lecture room Ralf Galuske Hierarchies revisited: Unexpected roles of top-down influences on visual processing in primary visual cortex
Tuesday, October 13, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Heiko Luhmann Early development of neocortical circuits: From transient (subplate) cells to cortical oscillations

Date/Time Speaker Topic
Thursday, August 13, 2015; 11:00, office Laura Martin Complex dynamics of simulated rolling robots
Tuesday, July 14, 2015; 13:00, MPI Michael Denker Analyzing the spatial organization of motor cortical beta oscillations of the LFP using emerging tools that support complex, reproducible analysis workflows
Tuesday, July 7, 2015; 13:00, MPI Kay Hamacher Entropy concepts in genomics, biophysics, and other fields
Tuesday, June 30, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Sean Lee A biologically inspired stereo algorithm: featuring within-scale mutual inhibition and multi-scale summation
Thursday, June 25 2015; 11:00, Phys _0.102 Dimitrije Markovic Computational mechanisms underlying decision making in complex environments
Tuesday, June 23, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Luis M. Martinez Optimal spatial sampling of retinal mosaics
Tuesday, June 16, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Yashar Ahmadian Neural variability and gamma rhythms in the loosely balanced regime of cortex
Tuesday, June 9, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Johannes Letzkus Neuromodulation of layer-1 interneurons
Tuesday, June 2, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Jozsef Fiser Sampling: a probabilistic approach to cortical computation, learning, and development
Thursday, May 28 2015; 11:00, office Bulcsu Sandor Nengo: Neuro-Engineering Framework
Tuesday, May 26, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Sacha van Albada Addressing limits to network scaling by working towards full-scale cortical models
Tuesday, May 19, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Georg Martius Information driven self-organization of robotic behavior
Wedensay, May 13 2015; 11:00, office Hendrik Wernecke Chimera States
Tuesday, May 12, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Dirk Ostwald Variational Bayes - Theory and Applications
Thursay, April 30, 2015; 11:00, office Rodrigo Echeveste Generation of complex natural behaviour from simple principles
Wedensday, April 29, 2015; 11:00, Otto-Stern, S2 Melissa Vo Reading Scenes: The Use of Scene Grammar in Guiding Attention in Real-World Environments.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Martin Butz Can Compositional Concepts be Represented by an Artificial Neural Network Architecture?
Tuesday, April 14, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Felix Effenberger Discovery of salient low-dimensional dynamical structure in neuronal population activity using Hopfield networks

Date/Time Speaker Topic
Tuesday, February 17, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Sabine Fischer Three-dimensional spheroids as a tumour model
Tuesday, February 10, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Andreas Vlachos Cellular and molecular mechanisms of repetitive magnetic stimulation (rMS)-induced synaptic plasticity
Thursay, February 5, 2015; 11:00, office Bulcsu Sandor A novel prototype dynamical system
Tuesday, January 20, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Melissa Vo (cancelled) Reading Scenes: When Scene Grammar Guides Attention in Real-World Environments
Thursay, January 15, 2015; 11:00, office Hendrik Wernecke Adiabatic Fixed Points in Small Neural Networks
Tuesday, January 13, 2015; 13:00, FIAS Rodrige Echeveste Complementary approaches to Synaptic Plasticity: Objective Functions and Biophysics
Friday, January 9, 2015; 11:15, FIAS Alex Kacelnik Spooky problem solving and decision making in birds
Tuesday, December 26, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Manuel Schottdorf Random wiring, ganglion cell mosaics, and the functional architecture of the visual cortex
Tuesday, December 2, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Farzad Farkhooi Sparse coding and dynamic suppression of variability in balanced cortical networks
Tuesday, November 18, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Karl Gegenfurtner Vision and eye movements
Thursday, November 12, 2014; 11:00, office Nibras Suleman Update on BA
Tuesday, November 4, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Raoul-Martin Memmesheimer Learning precisely timed spikes
Wedensday, October 29, 2014; 16:15, Physics Building 1.114 Zoltan Neda Optimization induced spontaneous synchronization
Tuesday, October 28, 2014; 13:15, OSZ S4 Benjamin Torben-Nielsen Context-aware modelling of neuronal morphologies and circuits
Tuesday, October 21, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Peter Jedlicka Biologically realistic models of dendritic and synaptic plasticity in the hippocampus
Tuesday, October 14, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Alexander Bird Multivesicular synaptic depression and the postsynaptic response

Date/Time Speaker Topic
Thursday, July 17, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Tatjana Tchumatchenko When do higher order spike correlations vanish?
Wedensday, July 2, 2014; 15:00, office Bulcsu Sandor Cognitive models of working memory - II
Thursday, June 28, 2014; 15:00, office Bulcsu Sandor Cognitive models of working memory - I
Tuesday, June 17, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Cristina Savin The sampling hypothesis: theory and experiment
Tuesday, June 10, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Robert Guetig Neuronal processing of continuous sensory streams
Tuesday, May 27, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Ingo Bojak Neural population models: Biological realism and dynamics
Tuesday, May 20, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Enzo Tagliazucchi Brain networks
Thursday, May 15, 2014; 14:30, office Hendrik Wernecke Slow points in dynamical systems
Tuesday, May 13, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Markus Dahlem Migraine: A dynamical disease
Tuesday, May 6, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Danko Nikolic Practopoiesis
Friday, April 25, 2014; 13:00, MPI Ginestra Bianconi Statistical ensemble of complex networks

Date/Time Speaker Topic
Thursday, February 27, 2014; 14:30, office Bulcsu and Rodrigo Highlights of "The Dynamic Brain" conference (cont.)
Thursday, February 20, 2014; 14:30, office Bulcsu and Rodrigo Highlights of "The Dynamic Brain" conference
Tuesday, February 11, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Christian Leibold, Sequence Memory Networks and Hippocampal Sharp-Wave Ripples
huesday, February 4, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Christian Kell Lateralized speech processing - please mind the gap between theory and experiment
Thursday, January 30, 2014; 14:30, office Bulcsu Sandor Dynamics of neural networks with transient synaptic plasticity rules (cont.)
Tuesday, January 28, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Manfred Kössl Neural coding of time information in echolocating bats
Tuesday, January 21, 2014; 13:00, MPI Demian Battaglia Collective dynamics of multi-scale circuits shapes functional interactions
Thursday, January 16, 2014; 14:30, office Bulcsu Sandor Dynamics of neural networks with transient synaptic plasticity rules
Tuesday, January 14, 2014; 13:00, FIAS Jochen Steil Continuous Neural Association for Efficient Robot Learning
Tuesday, December 17, 2013; 13:00, FIAS Michael Wibral Neural Information Dynamics as seen by MEG
Thursday, December 12, 2013; 14:30, office Fabian Schubert Examinations on a two-dimensional spiking neuron model - bifurcation and neuronal excitability
Tuesday, December 10, 2013; 13:00, MPI Marc Timme When less is more: Non-monotonic spike sequence processing in neurons
Thursday, December 5, 2013; 14:30, office Christoph Beberweil Attracting states and limiting cycles in a two-neuron systems
Tuesday, December 3, 2013; 13:00, MPI Gaby Schneider A multiple filter test for the detection of rate changes in spike trains
Thursday, November 28, 2013; 14:30, office Jonathan Enders Is learning guiding evolution? The Baldwin Effect
Tuesday, November 26, 2013; 13:00, MPI Susanne Schreiber Population codes and temperature dependence - general mechanisms of neuronal coding explored in the grasshopper auditory periphery
Thursday, November 21, 2013; 14:30, office Rodrigo Echeveste Trace model for STDP (spike time dependent placitity)
Tuesday, November 5, 2013; 13:00, FIAS Stephan Eule Quantifying the random fixation of deleterious mutations in asexual populations - The rate of Muller's ratchet
Tuesday, October 25, 2013; 13:00, MPI Jakob Macke Inferring neural population dynamics from multiple partial measurements of the same circuit
Tuesday, October 15, 2013; 13:00, MPI Kristina Nielsen Using two-photon microscopy to take a closer look at the functional organization of monkey V

Tuesday, June 9, 2013; 13:00, FIAS Guillermo Luduena A Self-Organized Neural Comparator
Tuesday, July 2, 2013; 13:00, FIAS Sen Cheng The Neural Mechanisms of Episodic Memory Storage and Consolidation
Tuesday, June 25, 2013; 13:00, FIAS Henning Sprekeler A cellular mechanism for systems memory consolidation
Tuesday, June 18, 2013; 13:00, FIAS Norbert Krüger Deep Hierarchies in Human and Computer Vision
Tuesday, June 11, 2013; 13:00, FIAS Michael Wibral Information Dynamics in Neuroscience (Cancelled)
Tuesday, June 4, 2013; 13:00, FIAS Michael Herrmann Benefits from Criticality in Robots, Swarms and Neural Systems
Tuesday, May 28, 2013; 13:00, FIAS Barbara Drossel Statistical physics of networks: from the genome to ecosystems
Tuesday, May 21, 2013; 13:00, FIAS Alberto Bernacchia Memory traces of stimuli during strategic behavior
Tuesday, May 14, 2013; 13:00, FIAS Gillian Queisser Synapse to Nucleus Communication: Modeling Intracellular Calcium Dynamics
Tuesday, May 7, 2013; 13:00, FIAS Peter König Guidance of eye movements
Tuesday, April 23, 2013; 13:00, FIAS Matthias Bethge How much do we need to know about the statistics of natural images?
Wedensday, March 6, 2013; 15:30, Andreas Geißler Generalising Kasteleyns dimer representation of the classical Ising problem
Tuesday, February 12, 2013; 16:15, room: 01.114 Robert Rüger Sandpile Model
Tuesday, January 22, 2013; 13:00, FIAS Claudius Gros Generating functionals for complex systems
Tuesday, December 18, 2012; 13:00, FIAS Dimitrije Markovic Self-organized criticality
Tuesday, August 07, 2012; 11:15 Mathias Linkerhand Lateral thinking, from the Hopfield model to cortical dynamics
Tuesday, July 10, 2012; 16:15, room: 01.120 Claudius Gros Trailing memory in continuous time
Tuesday, June 26, 2012; 13:00, room: 02.114 Pietro della Briotta Parolo Can we save the Wisdom of the crowd?
Wednesday, April 25, 2012; 15:15, room: 2.116 Mikhail Prokopenko Information dynamics at the edge of chaos
Wednesday, April 18, 2012; 11:15 Guillermo Luduena Models in cognitive science



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