2018/19 Seminar Series

2018/19 Seminar Series

SCHEDULED PRESENTATIONS

 

Tuesday
June 18th 2019
11:00am
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Multimodal Neuroimaging-Based Closed-Loop Neurofeedback: Applications in Neuroscience Research and Clinical Rehabilitation.
by Dr Ranganatha Sitaram
Center for Brain-Machine Interfaces and Neuromodulation
from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
Invited by CCNi
Thursday
June 27th 2019
11:00am
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
To be confirmed
by Dr Denis A Engemann
Researcher
from the French National Institute of Computer Science (INRIA)
Invited by CCNi
Friday
June 28th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Let's Chat! Can Virtual Agents Learn How to Have a Conversation?
by Professor Verena Rieser
Professor of Computer Science
from the Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh
Invited by cSCAN
Tuesday
July 9th 2019
2:00pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Predicting Outcome in Youth Mental Health
by Professor Stephen Wood
Head, Clinical & Translational Neuroscience
from the Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health
Invited by CCNi

 

PAST PRESENTATIONS

May 31st 2019
11:45am
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Tracking the neural footprints of memories over time
by Dr Maria Wimber
Senior Lecturer
from the School of Psychology, University of Birmingham
Invited by CCNi
May 31st 2019
11:00am
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
How a desynchronized cortex and a synchronized hippocampus cooperatively form and retrieve memories
by Dr Simon Hanslmayr
Reader in Cognitive Neuroscience
from the School of Psychology, University of Birmingham
Invited by CCNi
April 5th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Blogs, Social Media and Gamification: How Elves (and Humans) Can Close the Gap Between Research and Practice
by André Tomlin
Managing Director & Founder
from the the Mental Elf and the National Elf Service
Invited by SoP
March 22nd 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Confidence and Adaptive Decision Making
by Dr Nick Yeung
Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience
from the University of Oxford
Invited by CCNi
March 15th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Mismatch Between Social Versus Biological Clocks in Teenage Years Compromise Performance: First Insights on Molecular Mechanism
by Dr Martha Merrow
Chair of Molecular Chronobiology
from the Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich
Invited by INP + SoP
March 14th 2019
11:30am
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
The Adaptive Recruitment and Regulation of Cognitive Control: From Basic Mechanisms to Mental Health
by Dr Franziska Plessow
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Neuroendocrine Unit)
from the Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Invited by INP
March 13th 2019
11:00am
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Editing and Other Adventures in Measuring Neurochemicals by MRS
by Stephen R.Williams
Prof. (em.) Imaging Science
from the University of Manchester
Invited by CCNi
March 12th 2019
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Cultivating Well-Being Beyond Symptomatology in Paranoia; the Feasibility, Acceptability and Benefit of a Positive Psychology Group Intervention
by Dr Carmen Valiente
Co-director of the research group for affective and psychotic disorders
from the Complutense University, Madrid
Invited by SoP
March 8th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Shaping an Unfolding Experience into a Memory Code
by Lluís Fuentemilla
Associate Professor, Institute of Neurosciences
from the University of Barcelona
Invited by CCNi
March 1st 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Do Neurons Process Information Efficiently?
by Dr James V Stone
Reader, Department of Psychology
from the University of Sheffield
Invited by CCNi
February 22nd 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Mapping the Human Auditory Pathway: Computational Models and UHF MRI
by Federico de Martino
Assistant professor
from the Maastricht University, Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience & Center for Magnetic Resonance Research, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Invited by INP & SoP
February 20th 2019
11:00am
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Dissociable Neural Information Dynamics for Conscious Contents and Cognitive Control
by Dr Andrés Canales-Johnson
MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit
from the University of Cambridge
Invited by CCNi
February 15th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Grassroots Training for Reproducible Science
by Dr. Katherine Button
Lecturer, Department of Psychology Bath Institute for Mathematical Innovation (BIMI)
from the University of Bath
Invited by INP + SoP
February 8th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Justify Everything (Or: Why All Norms You Rely on When Doing Research Are Wrong)
by Daniël Lakens
Assistant Professor (Human Technology Interaction)
from the Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences
Invited by cSCAN
February 1st 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 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
January 29th 2019
11:00am
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Human Intelligible Machine Intelligence (OR Grounding Perception in Language for Explainable AI)
by Siddharth Narayanaswamy
Postdoctoral Research Assistant, Department of Engineering Science
from the University of Oxford
Invited by INP
January 25th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Higher Education: An Inclusive Environment?
by Margaret Sutherland
Senior Lecturer (Social Justice Place & Lifelong Education)
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by SoP
January 18th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 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
December 7th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Neurocognitive Mechanisms of Human Social Interaction
by Dr Antonia Hamilton
Reader in Social Neuroscience, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience Div of Psychology & Lang Sciences
from the UCL
Invited by INP + SoP
November 30th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
[CANCELLED] CANCELLED
by Dr. James Stone
Reader
from the Psychology Department, University of Sheffield
Invited by CCNi
November 23rd 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Understanding the Origins of Social, Economic and Attractiveness Preferences: Data from Hadza foragers
by Prof Coren Apicella
Assistant Professor of Psychology
from the University of Pennsylvania
Invited by Centre for Social, Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (cSCAN)
November 16th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 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
November 9th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
Molecular Imaging of the Human Emotion Circuit
by Prof.Lauri Nummenmaa
Associate professor in modelling and medical image processing
from the Turku PET Centre and Department of Psychology, University of Turku; Turku University Hospital
Invited by INP + SoP
November 2nd 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 Hillhead Street
When Feedback Is Forgotten
by Dr.Robert Nash
Senior Lecturer in Psychology
from the Aston University, UK
Invited by SoP
October 26th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 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
October 12th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 62 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, 62 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, 62 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, 62 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, 62 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)