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Single-Neuron Insights in the Age of Generative Models
Carlos Ponce, M.D., Ph.D.
Carlos R. Ponce, M.D., Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurobiology at Harvard Medical School, and previously in the Department of Neuroscience at Washington University School of Medicine. He received his B.S. in biology from the University of Utah, his Ph.D. in neuroscience, postdoctoral training, and his M.D. from Harvard Medical School. He studies vision in the primate brain using electrophysiology and machine-learning generative models.
The Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute seminar series brings together the Stanford neuroscience community to discuss cutting-edge, cross-disciplinary brain research, from biochemistry to behavior and beyond.
Topics include new discoveries in fundamental neurobiology; advances in human and translational neuroscience; insights from computational and theoretical neuroscience; and the development of novel research technologies and neuro-engineering breakthroughs.
Unless otherwise noted, seminars are held Thursdays at 12:00 noon PT.