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Why we sleep

May 20, 2017
11:00 am

Matthew Walker, Professor of Psychology and Director of the Sleep and Neuroimaging Laboratory, will give a free public talk as part of the monthly “Science@Cal Lecture Series.” [...continue]

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Sculpted Light in the Brain

June 9, 2017
8:30 am - 6:00 pm

Register now for this one-day conference on developing better technology to observe and control neural activity in the awake, behaving brain. [...continue]

Research Discovery

Stem cells have the potential to turn into one of several cell types, but what determines their fate? The Ngai lab has combined single-cell RNA sequencing with statistical analysis to map olfactory stem cell lineage trajectories. [...continue]

Research Discovery

The ability to focus one's attention improves dramatically starting at about age 5. This study shows that being in a structured learning environment hastens the ability of children to maintain focus on difficult tasks. [...continue]

Announcement

We are proud to announce that Berkeley Neuroscience faculty members Chris Chang and Bob Knight were elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. [...continue]

Profile

During his 55 years at UC Berkeley, Professor Freeman was a pioneer in computational and theoretical neuroscience, neural networks, and the study of cortical oscillations. [...continue]

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Latest Faculty Publications

May 24, 2017

Spatiotemporal dynamics of word retrieval in speech production revealed by cortical high-frequency band activity.

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May 24, 2017

3D Displays.

Related Articles3D Displays. Annu Rev Vis Sci. 2016 Oct 14;2:397-435 Authors: Banks MS, Hoffman DM, Kim J, Wetzstein G Abstract Creating realistic...
May 23, 2017

Neuromorphic computation: Sparse codes from memristor grids.

Neuromorphic computation: Sparse codes from memristor grids. Nat Nanotechnol. 2017 May 22;: Authors: Olshausen BA, Rozell CJ PMID: 28530716 [PubMed - as...
May 23, 2017

Anosmia-A Clinical Review.

Anosmia-A Clinical Review. Chem Senses. 2017 May 22;: Authors: Boesveldt S, Postma EM, Boak D, Welge-Luessen A, Schöpf V, Mainland JD, Martens...
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