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Mind, Brain, and Computation seminar series

One of the main goals of the Center for Mind, Brain, and Computation is to train future scientists to investigate the emergent functions of neural systems in the brain using a combination of computational and experimental approaches and/or to investigate the computational properties of brain-like processes and mechanisms. This goal is addressed by the MBC/IGERT graduate training program. The program is supported by an NSF Integrative Graduate Education and Research Training (IGERT) Grant. 

The program is grounded in the idea that contemporary research on the emergent functions of the nervous system often depends on the synergistic integration of experimental and computational methods. In seeking to train students to integrate these methods, a flexible, learn-through-experience approach is needed. The program is built around a flexible program of individually-chosen courses and independent study that will allow each student to gain just the right background for their needs, followed by the MBC Research Experience, which generally will exploit the specific background acquired through the training. The program also seeks to provide a supportive overall training environment through course offerings, seminars, and other events that will help foster fuller integration of computational/quantitative and experimental approaches at many levels of investigation in neuroscience.

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Stanford Neurosciences Institute, MBC logo
June 4, 2018 - 5:10 pm
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)
Stanford Neurosciences Institute, MBC logo
June 11, 2018 - 5:10 pm
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)

Past Events

Stanford Neurosciences Institute, MBC logo
October 16, 2017 - 5:10 pm
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)
Stanford Neurosciences Institute, MBC logo
December 4, 2017 - 5:10 pm
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)
Stanford Neurosciences Institute, MBC logo
December 11, 2017 - 5:10 pm
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)
Stanford Neurosciences Institute, MBC logo
January 22, 2018 - 5:10 pm
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)
Stanford Neurosciences Institute, MBC logo
February 5, 2018 - 5:10 pm
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)
Stanford Neurosciences Institute, MBC logo
February 12, 2018 - 5:10 pm
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)
Stanford Neurosciences Institute, MBC logo
February 26, 2018 - 5:10 pm
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)
Stanford Neurosciences Institute, MBC logo
March 12, 2018 - 5:10 pm
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)
Stanford Neurosciences Institute, MBC logo
April 2, 2018 - 5:10 pm
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)
Stanford Neurosciences Institute, MBC logo
April 16, 2018 - 5:10 pm
Sloan Hall, Math Bldg 380, Room 380-C (lower level courtyard side)