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CNE Schedule Spring 2008

Week of Major Events Things Due Full Schedule
Jan 07 Jan 07
Jan 14 Jan 14
Jan 21 Jan 21
Jan 28 Jan 28
Feb 04 Feb 04
Feb 11 Feb 11
Feb 18 Feb 18
Feb 25 Feb 25
March 03 March 03
March 10 March 10
March 17 March 17
March 24 March 24
March 31 March 31
April 07 April 07
April 14 April 14
April 21 April 21
April 28 April 28
May 5 May 5


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Jan 07

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club CANCELED
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

Jan 14

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES): Yina presents:
      DeCoteau, et al, “Learning-related coordination of striatal and hippocampal theta rhythms during acquisition of a procedural maze task”
      Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007, Mar 27;104(13):5644-9
    • 12:00 NIH Video Broadcast: (216 EES)
      Multiple Pathways to Synaptic Vesicle Endo- and Exocytosis; Robert Edwards, M.D., Professor of Neurology & Physiology, UCSF School of Medicine
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (218 EES): (moved this week to Wed 10am)
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
    • 10:00 am CNE Center Meeting (216 EES) [none this week]: Cellular Group - Chunfeng presents:
      Zhou, et al, “Intracellular long-wavelength voltage-sensitive dyes for studying the dynamics of action potentials in axons and thin dendrites” JNeurosci Methods 2007
    • 4:00 pm CNE/Neuroscience Seminar (108 Wartik): Marina Piccioto (Yale University)
      Nicotinic acetylcholine receptors and signaling pathways involved in addiction and learning
  • Thursday
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

Jan 21

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES): Giorgio presents:
      McNaughton et al., “Restoring theta-like rhythmicity in rats restores initial learning in the Morris water maze”
      Hippocampus 2006;16(12):1102-10
    • 12:00 NIH Video Seminar: (None this week)
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (218 EES)
  • Tuesday
    • 2:30-3:30 Brain Machine Interface Group (302 EES)
  • Wednesday
    • 10:00 am CNE Center Meeting (216 EES)
      Meet Jeffrey Loeb, and come ready to discuss his recent paper:
      Activity-dependent gene expression correlates with interictal spiking in human neocortical epilepsy. Rakhade, et al, Epilepsia 2007
    • 4:00 pm CNE/Neuroscience Seminar (108 Wartik) : Jeffrey Loeb (Wayne State University) Redefining epilpesy through the eyes of the human epileptic transcriptome
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

Jan 28

Feb 04

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES) :
      Nick presents \\van Drongelen propagation of seizure-like activity in a model of neocortex J Clin Neurophysiol. 2007
    • 12:00 NIH Video Seminar: (216 EES)
      What is stimulated during an intracortical electrical stimulation?
      Nikos K. Logothetis, Ph.D., Professor, Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics;
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (217 EES) None today - join Systems meeting
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

Feb 11

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES) : Balaji presents
      Cantrell, et al, Incorporation of the electrode–electrolyte interface into finite-element models of metal microelectrodes
      Journal of neural engineering 2008
    • 12:00 NIH Video Seminar: (216 EES)
      Nature and Nurture of Pain; Jeffrey S. Mogil, Ph.D., McGill University
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (217 EES) : Ruchi presents:
      LEE HRACHOVY SMITH FROST SWANN Tetanus toxin-induced seizures in infant rats and their effects on hippocampal excitability in adulthood. Brain Res 1995.
  • Tuesday
    • 2:30-3:30 Brain Machine Interface Group (302 EES)
  • Wednesday
    • 10:00 am CNE Center Meeting (216 EES) (none this week)
    • 4:00 pm CNE/Neuroscience Seminar (none this week) :
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

Feb 18

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES) :
      Giorgio presents:
      Mikkonen JE, Huttunen J, Penttonen M. Contribution of a single CA3 neuron to network synchrony. NeuroImage 31 (2006) 1222 – 1227.
    • 12:00 NIH Video Seminar: (216 EES)
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (217 EES)
  • Tuesday
    • 1:00-2:00 Brain Machine Interface Group (302 EES)
      Nuno Dias presents his recent research results
  • Wednesday
    • 10:00 am CNE Center Meeting (216 EES)
      Meet Apostolos Georgopoulos and discuss his paper
      Georgopoulos, et al, J Neural Eng. 2007.
      Synchronous neural interactions assessed by magnetoencephalography: a functional biomarker for brain disorders.
    • 4:00 pm CNE/Neuroscience Seminar (108 Wartik) : Apostolos Georgopoulos (University of Minnesota)
      Brain mechanisms of motor and cognitive functions
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

Feb 25

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES):
      Balaji will lecture on
      electrochemical reaction rate models, Butler-Volmer equation, and their relation to electrode impedance. See pages especially ~97-110 from Bard and Faulkner
    • 12:00 NIH Video Seminar: (216 EES)
    • 1:30 Steve Schiff (404 Old Main)
      A paradigm for sustainable health engineering.
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (217 EES)
      Chunfeng presents:
      Millard AC, Jin L, Wei MD, Wuskell JP, Lewis A, Loew LM., Sensitivity of second harmonic generation from styryl dyes to transmembrane potential“ (Biophysical Journal, 86, 1169(2004)).
  • Tuesday
    • 1:00 pm BCI/EEG Group Meeting
      Nuno Dias finishes discussing his recent results
  • Wednesday
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

March 03

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES):
      Jonathan will lecture on
      “Non-parametric early seizure detection in an animal model of temporal lobe epilepsy”
      by Talathi et al J. Neural Engineering 2008
    • 12:00 NIH Video Seminar:
      The ins and outs of glutamate receptor synaptic trafficking
      Roger Nicoll, M.D., University of California
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (217 EES): Ruchi presents:
      Complement activation in experimental and human temporal lobe epilepsy
      Aronica, et al, Neurobiol Dis. 2007
  • Tuesday
    • 1:00-2:00 Brain Machine Interface / EEG Group (302 EES)
      Two-dimensional movement control using electrocorticographic signals in humans
      Schalk et al, J. Neural Eng. 5 75-84, 2008
  • Wednesday
    • 10:00 am CNE Center Meeting (216 EES) (none this week)
    • 4:00 pm CNE/Neuroscience Seminar (108 Wartik) : (none this week)
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

March 10

!!!:-DSpring Break:-D!!!

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES): (none this week)
    • 12:00 NIH Video Seminar: None this week (216 EES)
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (217 EES): (none this week)
    • 1:00-2:00 Brain Machine Interface / EEG Group (302 EES)
  • Wednesday
    • 10:00 am CNE Center Meeting (216 EES) (none this week)
    • 4:00 pm CNE/Neuroscience Seminar (108 Wartik) : (none this week)
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

March 17

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES):
      Nick Presents
      “Review of signal distortion through metal microelectrode recording circuits and filters.” Nelson et al, J Neurosci Methods. 2008 Mar 30;169(1):141-57.
    • 12:00 NIH Video Seminar: (216 EES)
      The Genetics of Bipolar Disorder;
      Pamela Sklar, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Director, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (217 EES):
  • Tuesday
    • 11:00 Dynamical Neuroscience Group - 302 EES :
      Chimera States: The Natural Link Between Coherence and Incoherence
      Omel'chenko, Maistrenko, Tass PRL 100, 004105 (2008).
    • 1:00-2:00 Brain Machine Interface - EEG Group (302 EES)
      Kamrun presents:
      “Emulation of computer mouse control with a noninvasive brain– computer interface” McFarland et al, J. Neural Eng. 5 (2008) 101–110
  • Wednesday
    • 10:00 am Controls Group Seminar Series - EES 117
      (n.b. This is the first of a new seminar series for the remainder of the semester)
      Steven Schiff presents:
      Schiff, Sauer “Kalman Filter Control of Spatiotemporal Cortical Dynamics” J Neural Eng. 2008 Mar;5(1):1-8.
    • 4:00 pm CNE/Neuroscience Seminar (108 Wartik) :
      Ofer Tchernichovski (The City University of New York)
      How age affects developmental song learning in the zebra finch
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

March 24

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES):
      Beth Lapour visits, presents her work. Please prepare by reading
      Kramer MA, Lopour BA, Kirsch HE, Szeri AJ Bifurcation control of a seizing human cortex PRE 2006 Apr;73(4 Pt 1):041928
    • 12:00 NIH Video Seminar: None this week (216 EES)
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (217 EES): Justin presents: In vitro functional imaging in brain slices using fast voltage-sensitive dye imaging combined with whole-cell patch recording http://www.nature.com/nprot/journal/v3/n2/full/nprot.2007.539.html
  • Tuesday
    • 11-12 Dynamical Neuroscience Group - 302 EES
      Abrams and Strogatz, “Chimera States for Coupled Oscillators” PRL 93, 174102, 2004
    • 1:00-2:00 Brain Machine Interface / EEG Group (302 EES):
      Kamrun presents:
      “Learning to Control a Brain–Machine Interface for Reaching and Grasping by Primates”, Carmena JM, Lebedev MA, Crist RE, O'Doherty JE, Santucci DM, et al. PLoS Biology Vol. 1, No. 2, 193-208.
  • Wednesday
    • 10:00 am Controls Group Seminar Series - EES 216
      Langelaan (AERSP) presents:
      “Using vision for obstacle avoidance & navigation and flight of small robotic aircraft in gusty conditions”
      broadcast here
    • 4:00 pm CNE/Neuroscience Seminar (108 Wartik) :
      John Martin (Columbia University)
      Competing for control of spinal motor circuits by developing corticospinal tract neurons
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

March 31

Andrew Trevelyan will be visiting the lab early this week.

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES):
      Andrew Trevelyan visits, please prepare
      Trevelyan AJ, Sussillo D, Watson BO, Yuste R. Modular propagation of epileptiform activity: evidence for an inhibitory veto in neocortex. J Neurosci. 2006 Nov 29;26(48):12447-55.
    • 12:00 NIH Video Seminar: None this week (216 EES)
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (217 EES):
  • Tuesday
    • 1:00-2:00 Brain Machine Interface / EEG Group (302 EES):
      Sridhar presents:
      “Brain–computer interfaces (BCIs): Detection instead of classification” G. Schalk, P. Brunner, L.A. Gerhardt, H. Bischof, J.R. Wolpaw. Journal of Neuroscience Methods 167 (2008) 51–62.
  • Wednesday
    • 10:00 am Controls Group Seminar Series - EES 117
      Brennan (MNE) presents:
    • 4:00 pm CNE/Neuroscience Seminar (108 Wartik) :
      Beatriz Luna (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center)
      Changes in brain processes underlying the maturation of cognitive control through adolescence
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

April 07

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES):
      Giorgio presents:
      Sauvage MM, Fortin NJ, Owens CB, Yonelinas AP, Eichenbaum H. Recognition memory: opposite effects of hippocampal damage on recollection and familiarity. Nat Neurosci 11:16-8 (2008).
    • 12:00 NIH Video Seminar: None this week (216 EES)
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (217 EES)
      Ruchi presents:
      Oberheim et al, Loss of Astrocytic Domain Organization in the Epileptic Brain, J Neurosci 28(13):3264 –3276
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
    • 10:00 am CNE Center Meeting (216 EES)
    • 4:00 pm CNE/Neuroscience Seminar (108 Wartik) :
      Howard Eichenbaum (Boston University)
      The neurobiology of recollection
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

April 14

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES): Yina presents:
      Houweling AR, Brecht M.,”Behavioural report of single neuron stimulation in somatosensory cortex“
      http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v451/n7174/abs/nature06447.html
    • 12:00 NIH Video Seminar: None this week (216 EES)
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (217 EES):
      Joyce presents:
      Takagaki et al, Crossmodal propagation of sensory-evoked and spontaneous activity in the rat neocortex.
      Neuroscience Letters 431 (3):191–196
  • Tuesday
    • 1:00-2:00 Brain Machine Interface / EEG Group (302 EES)
      Nuno presents:
      A high performance sensorimotor beta rhythm-based brain­computer interface associated with human natural motor behavior Bai et al J. Neural Eng. 5 (2008) 24­35
  • Wednesday
    • 10:00 am Controls Group Seminar Series - EES 117
      Alberto Bressan (MATH) presents:
      Control of mechanical systems, and swim-like motion in fluids
      This talk is Web Broadcast at https://breeze.psu.edu/controlsgroup040908/
    • 4:00 pm CNE/Neuroscience Seminar (108 Wartik) :
      George Richerson (Yale University)
      Nonvesicular GABAergic neurotransmission: Who needs vesicles anyway?
  • Thursday
    • Seminar, 4pm 201 Thomas Building
      “Magnetoencephalography and the Hunt for HFO's”
      William F. Eddy, Carnegie Mellon University
      HFO's are High Frequency Oscillations observed as precursors to *seizures*
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

April 21

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES):
      Balaji presents:
      Winter JO, Cogan SF, Rizzo JF 3rd.,”Neurotrophin-eluting hydrogel coatings for neural stimulating electrodes“
      http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17041927?ordinalpos=2&itool=EntrezSystem2.PEntrez.Pubmed.Pubmed_ResultsPanel.Pubmed_RVDocSum
    • 12:00 NIH Video Seminar: (216 EES)
      The Human Amygdala's Role in Face Processing; Ralph Adolphs, Ph.D., Professor, California Institute of Technology
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (217 EES):
    • 3:30-4:30 SPECIAL LECTURE IN BIODYNAMICS, 127 Noll Laboratory
      SOME PARADOXES FROM NONLINEAR STABILITY ANALYSES OF HUMAN WALKING
      Jonathan Dingwell, UT Austin
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
    • 10:00 am Controls Group Seminar Series - EES 117
      Dagmar Sternad, Professor of Kinesiology, Penn State
      Stability and variability in motor control and learning.
      webcast available at: https://breeze.psu.edu/controlsgroup042308/
    • 3:35 pm Engineering Science and Mechanics Seminar, 114 EES
      Dr. Mark Newkirk
      Discovery-Based Innovation
    • 4:00 pm CNE/Neuroscience Seminar (108 Wartik) : CANCELED
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

April 28

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
    • 1:00-2:00 Brain Machine Interface / EEG Group (302 EES)
      Kamrun and Nuno present ongoing work
  • Wednesday
    • 10:00 am Controls Group Seminar Series - EES 117
      Molenaar (HDF) presents:
      Struggling with the black box: Ergodicity, stochastic bifurcations and nonlinear filtering & control.
    • 4:00 pm CNE/Neuroscience Seminar (108 Wartik) : (none).
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled

May 07

  • Monday
    • 9:00 am Integrated Systems Group Meeting (216 EES)
    • 10:00 am Integrated Systems Group Journal Club (216 EES):
      Nick Presents
    • 12:00 NIH Video Seminar: None this week (216 EES)
    • 4:00 pm Cellular Journal Club Meeting (217 EES): Ghanim presents:
      Kapfer et al, Supralinear increase of recurrent inhibition during sparse activity in the somatosensory cortex
      Nature Neuroscience 2007 10:743–753
  • Tuesday
    • 1:00-2:00 Brain Machine Interface / EEG Group (302 EES)

  • Wednesday
    • 10:00 am CNE Center Meeting (216 EES)
    • 4:00 pm CNE/Neuroscience Seminar (108 Wartik) :
      Leonard Kaczmarek (Yale School of Medicine)
      Title to be announced
  • Friday
    • Food Fight Canceled
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