2018/19 Seminar Series

2018/19 Seminar Series

 

SCHEDULED PRESENTATIONS

Friday
October 26th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Understanding Variability in Brain and Behavior
by Prof Tobias Donner
Professor of Integrative Neuroscience
from the University Medical Center Hamburg
Invited by INP+SoP
Friday
November 2nd 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
When Feedback Is Forgotten
by Dr.Robert Nash
Senior Lecturer in Psychology
from the Aston University, UK
Invited by SoP
Friday
November 9th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
To be confirmed
by Prof.Lauri Nummenmaa
Associate professor in modelling and medical image processing
from the Turku PET Centre and Department of Psychology, University of Turku
Invited by INP + SoP
Friday
November 16th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Replication and Generalisation: Crowdsourcing Better Research
by Prof. Lisa DeBruine
Professor (Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging); Reader (School of Psychology)
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by INP + SoP
Friday
November 23rd 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
To be confirmed
by Prof Coren Appicella
Assistant Professor of Psychology
from the University of Pennsylvania
Invited by Centre for Social, Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (cSCAN)
Friday
November 30th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Information Efficiency: A Design Principle for Neural Processing?
by Dr. James Stone
Reader
from the Psychology Department, University of Sheffield
Invited by CCNi
Friday
December 7th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
To be confirmed
by Dr Antonia Hamilton
Reader in Social Neuroscience, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience Div of Psychology & Lang Sciences
from the UCL
Invited by INP + SoP
Friday
January 18th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Understanding the Transition from Suicidal Thoughts to Suicide Attempts
by Prof. Rory O'Connor
Chair in Health Psychology (Mental Health & Wellbeing); Associate Academic (INP)
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by SoP
Friday
February 1st 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Can Non-Conscious Representations Support High-Level Cognition?
by Prof.David Soto
Ikerbasque Research Professor
from the Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language
Invited by INP + SoP
Friday
February 15th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
To be confirmed
by Dr. Katherine Button
Lecturer, Department of Psychology Bath Institute for Mathematical Innovation (BIMI)
from the University of Bath
Invited by INP + SoP
Friday
February 22nd 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
To be confirmed
by Dr David Melcher
Center for Mind/Brain Sciences (CIMeC) Department of Cognitive Sciences and Psychology 
from the University of Trento
Invited by CCNi
Friday
March 8th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
To be confirmed
by Lluís Fuentemilla
Associate Professor, Institute of Neurosciences
from the University of Barcelona
Invited by CCNi
Friday
March 15th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
The Circadian Clock and Protein Aggregation: Zeitgebers Lead to Fewer, Smaller and Chemically Distinct Aggregates
by Prof. Dr. Martha Merrow
Chair Molecular Chronobiology
from the Munich Center for Neurosciences; Ludwig-Maximilian University, Munich
Invited by INP + SoP
Friday
March 22nd 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Confidence and Adaptive Decision Making
by Prof.Nick Yeung
Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience
from the University of Oxford
Invited by CCNi
Friday
March 29th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
To be confirmed
by Prof.Stacy Marsella
Professor (Interdisciplinary Study of Social Interactions)
from the Institute of Neuroscience & Psychology, University of Glasgow
Invited by
Friday
April 26th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
To be confirmed
by Prof. Niamh Stack
Professor at School of Psychology
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by INP + SoP

 

 

 

PAST PRESENTATIONS

 

September 28th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Relapse Prevention: An Elusive Target for Psychological Interventions for Psychosis?
by Prof Andrew Gumley 
Professor of Psychological Therapy (Institute of Health & Wellbeing)
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology (INP) +
September 14th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
How to study the brain by combining electrophysiology and fMRI
by Dr René Scheeringa
Post-doc, Donders Institute for Brain Cognition and Behaiour
from the Radboud University Nijmegen
Invited by Centre for Cogntive Neuroimaging (CCNi)
May 31st 2018
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Brain network dynamics, cognition and criticality: insights from MEG research
by Profs Satu/Matias Palva
Group Leaders
from the University of Helsinki 
Invited by Prof Gregor Thut
May 3rd 2018
3:00pm
Wolfson Link Building Seminar Room (room 361),
Spinal circuits controlling itch and pain
by Dr Hendrik Wildner
Senior Scientist
from the University of Zurich
Invited by Dr Dave Hughes
April 27th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Biased Facial-Emotion Perception in Mental Health Disorders: A Possible Target for Psychological Intervention?
by Professor Ian Penton-Voak
Professor of Evolutionary Psychology
from the University of Bristol
Invited by Professor Benedict Jones
April 25th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Magnetic Resonance Imaging: New Frontiers in Speed and Precision’
by Professor David Porter
Professor in Magnetic Resonance Imaging Physics
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology
April 20th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Midfrontal theta: a burgeoning multiscale perspective
by Dr Mike X Cohen
Associate Principal Investigator 
from the Radboud Universiteit
Invited by Professor Gregor Thut
April 12th 2018
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Cellular mechanisms for sensory perception
by Dr Naoya Takahashi
from the Humboldt University of Berlin
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
April 9th 2018
12:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Multi-locus transcranial magnetic stimulation: moving beyond the current state of the art in noninvasive brain stimulation
by Dr. Jaakko Nieminen 
Academy Research Fellow
from the Aalto University School of Science
Invited by Edwin Robertson
April 6th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Clinical Neurofeedback using fMRI Principles Results & Future Developments
by Prof David Linden
Professor
from the Maastricht University
Invited by Prof Frank Pollick
March 22nd 2018
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Using rhythmic network activity to probe neural circuit function
by Dr Michael T Craig
Senior Research Fellow
from the University of Exeter Medical School
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
March 16th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Dazed and confused? Neural origins of behavioral variability in value-based choice
by Professor Christian Ruff
Professor of Neuroeconomics and Decision Neuroscience
from the University of Zurich
Invited by Dr Marios Philiastides
March 15th 2018
4:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room, 361
What does vascular endothelial growth factor have to do with pain?
by Professor Lucy Donaldson
Professor at Arthritis Research UK Pain Centre
from the University of Nottingham
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
March 8th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Portraits of Neuronal Communication 
by Dr Gerald Hahn
Post-Doctoral Fellow 
from the Pompeu Fabra University
Invited by Professor Peter Uhlhaas
March 8th 2018
3:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room, Room 361
A Tale of Two Touches
by Dr Andrew Marshall and Prof Francis McGlone
from the University of Manchester and Liverpool John Moores University
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
March 2nd 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
[CANCELLED] Mismatch between social versus biological clocks in the teenage years compromise performance: first insights on molecular mechanism
by Professor Martha Merrow
Professor
from the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Invited by Professor Stephany Biello and Dr Maria Gardani
March 1st 2018
3:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (room 361)
[CANCELLED] Stratified & Precision Medicine in Genetic Epilepsy
by Professor Sameer M Zuberi
Consultant Paediatric Neurologist
from the Royal Hospital for Children
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
February 23rd 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
[CANCELLED] Biased Facial-Emotion Perception in Mental Health Disorders: A Possible Target for Psychological Intervention?
by Professor Ian Penton-Voak
Professor of Evolutionary Psychology
from the University of Bristol
Invited by Professor Benedict Jones
February 22nd 2018
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Spinal microcircuits for itch and pain
by Dr Junichi Hachisuka
Research Assistant Professor, Neurobiology
from the University of Pittsburgh 
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
February 16th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Psychological barriers to sustainable behaviour: Evidence from travel and energy research
by Dr Ian Walker
Senior Lecturer in Psychology
from the University of Bath
Invited by Dr Helena Paterson
February 16th 2018
12:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Power analysis in Psychological Research
by Dr Ian Walker
Senior Lecturer in Psychology
from the University of Bath
Invited by Dr Helena Paterson
February 15th 2018
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Predictive ensemble decoding of somatosensory-guided behaviour 
by Dr Michael Kohl
Early Career Research Fellow
from the University of Oxford
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
February 9th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Using a Confirmatory Research Lens to Calibrate Our Expectations About Paediatric Sleep and the Digital Displacement Hypothesis
by Professor Andrew Przybylski
Associate Professor, Senior Research Fellow
from the University of Oxford
Invited by Dr Heather Cleland Woods
February 9th 2018
10:30am
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Everything you wanted to know about Preregistration but were afraid to ask
by Professor Andrew Przybylski
Associate Professor, Senior Research Fellow
from the University of Oxford
Invited by Dr Heather Cleland Woods
February 8th 2018
3:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room
Spinal Cord Stimulation: History, Mechanisms and Evidence along with Reflections on Clinical Experience.
by Dr. Andrew N. Crockett MBBS FRCA
Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Management
from the Glasgow Royal Infirmary and New Victoria ACH
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
February 2nd 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Towards a Pre-Emptive and Translational Neuroscience of Schizophrenia: A Perspective 
by Professor Peter Uhlhaas
Professor
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology
January 30th 2018
4:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Fantastic DNimals and where to find them.
by Dr Steven Scholte
Department of Brain & Cognition
from the University of Amsterdam
Invited by Professor Lars Muckli
January 30th 2018
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Assessment and Feedback: Moving students from feedback consumers to feedback producers
by Professor David Nicol
Emeritus Professor
from the University of Strathclyde 
Invited by Dr Maxine Swingler
January 26th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Semantic representation and its disorders
by Professor Matthew Lambon Ralph
Professor
from the University of Manchester
Invited by Professor Lawrence Barsalou
January 19th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Modelling the brain and behaviour in schizophrenia
by Dr Rick Adams
Clinical Training Fellow/ NIHR Clinical Lecturer
from the University College London
Invited by Professor Peter Uhlhaas
January 18th 2018
4:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (room 361)
Using chemogenetics to interrogate nociceptor function
by Dr. Greg Weir
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
from the University of Oxford
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience

 

PAST PRESENTATIONS

 

October 12th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Interactions between metabolic, reward and cognitive processes in appetite control
by Prof Suzanne Higgs
Professor in the Psychobiology of Appetite
from the University of Birmingham
Invited by INP+SoP
October 12th 2018
1:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Assembling Tridimensional Brain Models to Study Human Development and Disease
by Prof Sergiu P Paşca
Assistant Professor
from the Stanford University
Invited by Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging (CCNi)
October 5th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
How do we store and retrieve knowledge
by Prof Beth Jefferies 
Professor
from the University of York
Invited by INP+SoP
September 28th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Relapse Prevention: An Elusive Target for Psychological Interventions for Psychosis?
by Prof Andrew Gumley 
Professor of Psychological Therapy (Institute of Health & Wellbeing)
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology (INP) +
September 14th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
How to study the brain by combining electrophysiology and fMRI
by Dr René Scheeringa
Post-doc, Donders Institute for Brain Cognition and Behaiour
from the Radboud University Nijmegen
Invited by Centre for Cogntive Neuroimaging (CCNi)
May 31st 2018
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Brain network dynamics, cognition and criticality: insights from MEG research
by Profs Satu/Matias Palva
Group Leaders
from the University of Helsinki 
Invited by Prof Gregor Thut
May 3rd 2018
3:00pm
Wolfson Link Building Seminar Room (room 361),
Spinal circuits controlling itch and pain
by Dr Hendrik Wildner
Senior Scientist
from the University of Zurich
Invited by Dr Dave Hughes
April 27th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Biased Facial-Emotion Perception in Mental Health Disorders: A Possible Target for Psychological Intervention?
by Professor Ian Penton-Voak
Professor of Evolutionary Psychology
from the University of Bristol
Invited by Professor Benedict Jones
April 25th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Magnetic Resonance Imaging: New Frontiers in Speed and Precision’
by Professor David Porter
Professor in Magnetic Resonance Imaging Physics
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology
April 20th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Midfrontal theta: a burgeoning multiscale perspective
by Dr Mike X Cohen
Associate Principal Investigator 
from the Radboud Universiteit
Invited by Professor Gregor Thut
April 12th 2018
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Cellular mechanisms for sensory perception
by Dr Naoya Takahashi
from the Humboldt University of Berlin
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
April 9th 2018
12:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Multi-locus transcranial magnetic stimulation: moving beyond the current state of the art in noninvasive brain stimulation
by Dr. Jaakko Nieminen 
Academy Research Fellow
from the Aalto University School of Science
Invited by Edwin Robertson
April 6th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Clinical Neurofeedback using fMRI Principles Results & Future Developments
by Prof David Linden
Professor
from the Maastricht University
Invited by Prof Frank Pollick
March 22nd 2018
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Using rhythmic network activity to probe neural circuit function
by Dr Michael T Craig
Senior Research Fellow
from the University of Exeter Medical School
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
March 16th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Dazed and confused? Neural origins of behavioral variability in value-based choice
by Professor Christian Ruff
Professor of Neuroeconomics and Decision Neuroscience
from the University of Zurich
Invited by Dr Marios Philiastides
March 15th 2018
4:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room, 361
What does vascular endothelial growth factor have to do with pain?
by Professor Lucy Donaldson
Professor at Arthritis Research UK Pain Centre
from the University of Nottingham
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
March 8th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Portraits of Neuronal Communication 
by Dr Gerald Hahn
Post-Doctoral Fellow 
from the Pompeu Fabra University
Invited by Professor Peter Uhlhaas
March 8th 2018
3:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room, Room 361
A Tale of Two Touches
by Dr Andrew Marshall and Prof Francis McGlone
from the University of Manchester and Liverpool John Moores University
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
March 2nd 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
[CANCELLED] Mismatch between social versus biological clocks in the teenage years compromise performance: first insights on molecular mechanism
by Professor Martha Merrow
Professor
from the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Invited by Professor Stephany Biello and Dr Maria Gardani
March 1st 2018
3:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (room 361)
[CANCELLED] Stratified & Precision Medicine in Genetic Epilepsy
by Professor Sameer M Zuberi
Consultant Paediatric Neurologist
from the Royal Hospital for Children
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
February 23rd 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
[CANCELLED] Biased Facial-Emotion Perception in Mental Health Disorders: A Possible Target for Psychological Intervention?
by Professor Ian Penton-Voak
Professor of Evolutionary Psychology
from the University of Bristol
Invited by Professor Benedict Jones
February 22nd 2018
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Spinal microcircuits for itch and pain
by Dr Junichi Hachisuka
Research Assistant Professor, Neurobiology
from the University of Pittsburgh 
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
February 16th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Psychological barriers to sustainable behaviour: Evidence from travel and energy research
by Dr Ian Walker
Senior Lecturer in Psychology
from the University of Bath
Invited by Dr Helena Paterson
February 16th 2018
12:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Power analysis in Psychological Research
by Dr Ian Walker
Senior Lecturer in Psychology
from the University of Bath
Invited by Dr Helena Paterson
February 15th 2018
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Predictive ensemble decoding of somatosensory-guided behaviour 
by Dr Michael Kohl
Early Career Research Fellow
from the University of Oxford
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
February 9th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Using a Confirmatory Research Lens to Calibrate Our Expectations About Paediatric Sleep and the Digital Displacement Hypothesis
by Professor Andrew Przybylski
Associate Professor, Senior Research Fellow
from the University of Oxford
Invited by Dr Heather Cleland Woods
February 9th 2018
10:30am
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Everything you wanted to know about Preregistration but were afraid to ask
by Professor Andrew Przybylski
Associate Professor, Senior Research Fellow
from the University of Oxford
Invited by Dr Heather Cleland Woods
February 8th 2018
3:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room
Spinal Cord Stimulation: History, Mechanisms and Evidence along with Reflections on Clinical Experience.
by Dr. Andrew N. Crockett MBBS FRCA
Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Management
from the Glasgow Royal Infirmary and New Victoria ACH
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
February 2nd 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Towards a Pre-Emptive and Translational Neuroscience of Schizophrenia: A Perspective 
by Professor Peter Uhlhaas
Professor
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology
January 30th 2018
4:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Fantastic DNimals and where to find them.
by Dr Steven Scholte
Department of Brain & Cognition
from the University of Amsterdam
Invited by Professor Lars Muckli
January 30th 2018
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Assessment and Feedback: Moving students from feedback consumers to feedback producers
by Professor David Nicol
Emeritus Professor
from the University of Strathclyde 
Invited by Dr Maxine Swingler
January 26th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Semantic representation and its disorders
by Professor Matthew Lambon Ralph
Professor
from the University of Manchester
Invited by Professor Lawrence Barsalou
January 19th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Modelling the brain and behaviour in schizophrenia
by Dr Rick Adams
Clinical Training Fellow/ NIHR Clinical Lecturer
from the University College London
Invited by Professor Peter Uhlhaas
January 18th 2018
4:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (room 361)
Using chemogenetics to interrogate nociceptor function
by Dr. Greg Weir
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
from the University of Oxford
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience