Krishna Jayant, PhD

Plumwood House 1003 Health Sciences Rd, Irvine, CA 92617, Irvine, CA, United States

The department of Anatomy & Neurobiology will host guest speaker Dr. Krishna Jayant, an assistant professor from Purdue University. A translaminar space-time code supports touch-evoked traveling waves Traveling waves in mammalian cortex mediate vital aspects of animal cognition, such as stimuli perception and working memory. Theoretical results suggest that these waves preserve timing and are critical for…

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Presidential Leadership and Disability

Zoom Webinar

The age of presidential candidates has become a salient concern, but age is not the only physical factor that should concern citizens. Presidents can also suffer various forms of illness, both physical and psychological. This talk highlights the nature of these concerns and how we might work to mitigate their impact on political outcomes. Free…

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Joshua Johansen, PhD

Plumwood House 1003 Health Sciences Rd, Irvine, CA 92617, Irvine, CA, United States

The department of Anatomy & Neurobiology will host guest speaker Dr. Joshua Johansen from the RIKEN Center for Brain Science Latrophilin cell-type specific expression and implications for neural circuit development Description: For the functional encoding of neural circuits, correct assembly of specific synaptic connections is a critical component during brain development. To guide the connection…

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