[Comp-neuro] Program for Beijing International symposium for
computational neuroscience July 24-25, 2009
Z.Li at cs.ucl.ac.uk
Mon Jun 29 03:17:22 CEST 2009
Enclosed below is the program for the Beijing International Symposium
for Computational Neuroscience on July 24-25, 2009.
Participation welcome, see details at:
Please send enquiries to me or to Ms. Li Zhou (email: lizhou at itp.ac.cn )
Program: Beijing International Symposium on Computational Neuroscience,
July 24-25, 2009
9:00-9:15 Welcome and Opening remarks
9:15-9:55 Ning Qian (Columbia University, USA):
Physiologically based models of binocular depth perception
9:55-10:10 Yongjie Li, Chi Zeng, and Chaoyi Li (University of Electronic
Science and Technology of China):
Contour detection via an integration field model with adaptive
10:10-10:25 Michel Vidal-Naquet & Sergei Gepshtein (RIKEN, Japan):
Adaptive template matching for stereoscopic vision.
10:25 - 10:55 Coffee Break
10:55-11:35 Misha Tsodyks (Weizmann Institute, Israel):
Synaptic theory of working memory.
11:35-11:50 Ziqiang Wei and Dahui Wang (Beijing Normal University):
A cortical network for sustainning multiple items during working
11:50-12:05 Jian K Liu and Dean V. Buonomano (UCLA, USA):
Embedding multiple trajectories in recurrent neural networks in a
self- organizing manner.
12:05-14:00: On site lunch and poster viewing (Posters from all oral
presenters are also available in all poster sessions).
14:00-14:40 Jean Pierre Nadal (Ecole Normale Superieure, France):
Population coding: an information theoretic approach
14:40-15:10 Laurent Bonnasse-Gahot (Ecole Normale Superieure,
France) : Behavioral and neural consequences of category
learning: an information theoretic approach
15:10-15:40 Coffee and poster
15:40-16:20 Tomoki Fukai (RIKEN, Japan):
Irregular neuronal firing and the minimal conditional entropy principle
16:20-16:35 Xiangying Meng, Qishao Lu, & John Rinzel (Beihang
Pauses and delayed firing of auditory neurons, a minimal model.
16:35-16:50 Wei Wei and Fred Wolf ( Max-Planck-Institute for Dynamic and
Influence of action potential onset rapidness to dynamic response of
16:50 - 18:30 Poster viewing.
9:00-9:40 Peter Dayan (University College London, UK):
Reinforcement Learning and Computational Psychiatry
9:40-9:55 Danting Liu and George Sperling (UC Irvine, USA):
Perceived Motion Direction of high-temporal frequency plaids
9:55-10:30 Coffee break
10:30-11:10 Si Wu (Institute of Neuroscience, Shanghai):
Routing information in neural circuitry.
11:10 - 11: 25: Yoonsuck Choe, Yoon H. Bai, Cheeyoul Choi, and
Choongseog Park (Texas A&M University, USA):
Nature of texture: Visual or tactile.
11:25-11:40 Yong Liu and Tianzi Jiang (Institute of Automation, Chinese
Academy of Sciences):
Altered functional connectivities in early blind.
11:40- 14:00: On site lunch and poster viewing.
14:00-14:30 Yuan Liu (Salk Institute, USA): Models and Dynamical
Analyses of Neural Systems for a Decision Making Task
14:30-15:00 Juan Gao (Stanford University, USA):
Can humans dynamically adjust decision strategies when faced with
unbalanced rewards and uncertain stimuli?
15:00-15:30 Coffee break
15:30-16:10 Li Zhaoping (University College London/Tsinghua
University): Relative contributions by V1 and V2 to visual
16:10-16:25 Yicong Meng, Eric K.C. Tsing, Stanley Y.M. Lam, and Bertram
E. Shi (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
Cortically inspired visual processing for robotics with the HKUST
From 16:25 Symposium Ending Activities (such as round table,
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