2018/19 Seminar Series

2018/19 Seminar Series

SCHEDULED TALKS
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
January 25th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
To be confirmed
by Jan Van den Bulck
Professor of Communication Studies
from the University of Michigan, USA
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 8th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
To be confirmed
by Daniël Lakens
Assistant Professor (Human Technology Interaction)
from the Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences
Invited by cSCAN
Friday
February 15th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 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
Friday
February 22nd 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Temporal Rhythms of Visual Perception
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 1st 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
To be confirmed
by
Invited by
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 5th 2019
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
To be confirmed
by André Tomlin
Managing Director & Founder
from the Minervation
Invited by SoP
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
December 7th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 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, 58 Hillhead Street
CANCELLED
by Dr. James Stone
Reader
from the Psychology Department, University of Sheffield
Invited by CCNi
November 23rd 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 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, 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
November 9th 2018
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 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, 58 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, 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
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
December 1st 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Introducing Nature Human Behaviour
by Stavroula Kousta
Chief Editor, Nature Human Behaviour
from the Nature Human Behaviour
November 24th 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Does recollection have its own brain network?
by Professor Michael D. Rugg
Distinguished Chair in Behavioral and Brain Sciences. Director, Center for Vital Longevity
from the University of Texas at Dallas
Invited by Dr Monika Harvey
November 22nd 2017
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Effects of phonological and lexical processing on speech segmentation
by Dr Johanna Rimmele
Post-Doctoral Fellow
from the Max Planck Institute for Empirical Aesthetics
Invited by Dr Anne Keitel
November 17th 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Prefrontal circuits underlying anxiety and anhedonia: studies of emotion regulation in a primate.
by Professor Angela Roberts
Professor
from the University of Cambridge
Invited by Professor David Maxwell
November 10th 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Varying the perceived personality from voices
by Dr Philip McAleer
Lecturer
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by School of Psychology
October 26th 2017
10:00am
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
cSCAN Debate
by Professors Damon Centola, Robin Dunbar, Andrew Przybylski & Dr Sue Fletcher-Watson
Invited by Professor Larry Barsalou, Drs Dale Barr & Lisa DeBruine
October 19th 2017
3:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room, Room 361
Mechanistic stratification of visceral pain using human tissue
by Dr David Bulmer
Department of Pharmacology
from the University of Cambridge
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
October 13th 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Scottish Graduate School of Social Science Tutorial
by Dr Monika Harvey
Reader of Psychology
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by
October 6th 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Towards Computational Psychiatry: Combining Neuroimaging, Pharmacology and Modeling to Understand Schizophrenia Neurobiology
by Alan Anticevic
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology
from the Yale University
Invited by Peter Uhlhaas
June 29th 2017
10:00am
L0-007, Teaching & Learning Centre, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital
Cardiovascular and body imaging at 7T: Promises, Challenges and Opportunities for Translation
by Professor Tim Leiner
Radiologist
from the University Medical Center Ultrecht
Invited by MVLS 7T Seminars Planning Group
June 23rd 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Control of brain and cardiac blood flow by capillary pericytes in health and disease
by Professor David Atwell
Jodrell Professor of Physiology
from the University College London
Invited by INP+School
May 12th 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Gene therapy for refractory epilepsy
by Professor Dimitri Kullmann
Professor of Neurology
from the University College London
Invited by INP+School
May 5th 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Sex chromosomes, language, autism and the brain: unravelling the mystery
by Professor Dorothy V. M. Bishop
Professor of Developmental Neuropsychology
from the University of Oxford
Invited by INP+School Seminar
May 5th 2017
12:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Women in psychological sciences
by Professor Dorothy V. M. Bishop
Professor of Developmental Neuropsychology
from the University of Oxford
Invited by School of Psychology
May 5th 2017
11:00am
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Is there a reproducibility crisis and what can we do about it?
by Professor Dorothy V. M. Bishop
Professor of Developmental Neuropsychology
from the University of Oxford
Invited by School of Psychology
April 28th 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Imaging Pain, Analgesia and Anaesthesia Induced Altered States of Consciousness with Advanced Neuroimaging
by Professor Irene Tracey
Head of Department, Nuffield Chair in Anaesthetic Science
from the University of Oxford
Invited by INP+School
April 7th 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
The postnatal development of nociceptive circuits: a little pain goes a long way
by Professor Maria Fitzgerald
Professor of Developmental Neurobiology
from the University College London
Invited by INP+School
April 6th 2017
3:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (R361)
Functional imaging of the human spinal cord
by Dr Falk Eippert
Pain Imaging Neuroscience Group
from the University of Oxford
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
April 5th 2017
4:00pm
Yudowitz Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical School Building
The UK7T Network - Building a Platform for Clinical Collaboration
by Dr Stuart Clare
Associate Professor
from the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Oxford
Invited by MVLS 7T Seminars Planning Group
March 31st 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Are some experiences impossible to put into words?
by Professor Asifa Majid
Professor of Language, Communication & Cultural Cognition
from the Radboud University
Invited by Centre for Social, Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience (cSCAN)
March 30th 2017
4:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Enter the Matrix: Novel Therapeutic Targets for Ischemic Stroke and Vascular Dementia
by Professor Gregory Bix
Associate Professor of Neurology
from the University of Kentucky
Invited by Centre for Stroke & Brain Imaging
March 17th 2017
4:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
CNTNAP2 in brain development and neuropsychiatric disorders
by Professor Oscar Marin
Professor of Developmental Neurobiology & Director
from the King's College London
Invited by INP+School
March 10th 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Value-based prioritization in human sensorimotor decision making
by Professor Simon Kelly
Associate Professor
from the University College Dublin
Invited by Centre for Cognitive & Neuroimaging (CCNi)
March 9th 2017
4:00pm
407 (LTA), Boyd Orr Building
Nociceptive processing in the human brain
by Dr Flavia Mancini
Research Associate in Pain Neuroscience
from the University of Cambridge
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
March 2nd 2017
3:00pm
407 (LTA), Boyd Orr Building
Developing effective therapies for the childhood motor neuron disease spinal muscular atrophy (SMA)
by Professor Tom Gillingwater
Professor of Anatomy
from the Centre for Integrative Physiology, University of Edinburgh
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
February 24th 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
The role of iconicity in learning and creating communicative systems
by Professor Gabriella Vigliocco
Professor of the Psychology of Language
from the University College London
Invited by Social, Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience (cSCAN)
February 23rd 2017
12:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Welcome Meeting/Nature Writing Masterclass
by Prof Edwin Robertson, Drs Rachael Jack & Anne Keitel
INP+School staff
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by Paper Writing Group
February 22nd 2017
4:00pm
Yudowitz Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical School Building
7T MRI - towards the clinic
by Professor Penny Gowland
Professor of Physics
from the University of Nottingham
Invited by MVLS 7T Seminars Planning Group
February 17th 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Gastrophysics: The new science of the diner
by Professor Charles Spence
Head of the Crossmodal Research Laboratory
from the University of Oxford
Invited by INP+School
February 16th 2017
3:00pm
407 (LTA), Boyd Orr Building
Linking chronic cerebral hypoperfusion to cognitive impairment and dementia
by Professor Karen Horsburgh
Personal Chair of Neuroscience
from the Centre for Neuroregeneration, University of Edinburgh
Invited by Centre for Stroke & Brain Imaging
February 3rd 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Somatosensory plasticity at 7T: neurochemicals, maps, and perception
by Dr James Kolasinski
Junior Research Fellow
from the University College & FMRIB Centre, Oxford
Invited by Centre for Cognitive & Neuroimaging (CCNi)
February 2nd 2017
3:00pm
407 (LTA), Boyd Orr Building
The impact of obesity on stroke: evidence from preclinical studies
by Dr Catherine Lawrence
Senior Lecturer
from the Division of Neuroscience & Experimental Psychology, University of Manchester
Invited by Centre for Stroke & Brain Imaging
January 27th 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Lasting primacy in the proactive brain
by Professor Moshe Bar
Professor
from the Bar-Ilan University, Israel
Invited by INP+School
January 25th 2017
4:00pm
Gannochy Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical School Building
Foundations of functional MRI & Human brain imaging at 7 Tesla
by Professor Kamil Uludag
Associate Professor
from the Maastricht University
Invited by MVLS 7T Seminars Planning Group
January 20th 2017
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
The role of the early visual cortex in action
by Dr Simona Monaco
Marie Curie Research Fellow
from the Center for Mind/Brain Sciences, University of Trento
Invited by School of Psychology
December 14th 2016
11:00am
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Ageing, Brain and Cognition: Some results from the Cambridge Centre for Ageing & Neuroscience (CamCAN)
by Professor Richard Henson
MRC Programme Leader
from the University of Cambridge
Invited by Centre for Cognitive & Neuroimaging (CCNi)
December 12th 2016
4:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Organising principles of human actions
by Dr Angelika Lingnau
Reader in Human Neuroscience
from the Royal Holloway University of London, Center for Mind/Brain Sciences, University of Trento
Invited by Centre for Cognitive & Neuroimaging (CCNi)
December 2nd 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Social motivations in choice: insights from decision neuroscience
by Professor Alan Sanfey
Professor
from the Radboud University Nijmegen
Invited by Social, Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience (cSCAN)
November 30th 2016
4:00pm
L0-006, Teaching & Learning Centre, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital
Explorations into Ultrahigh Field Magnetic Resonance: Discover - Devise - Develop - Deploy
by Professor Thoralf Niendorf
Director
from the Berlin Ultrahigh Field Facility (B.U.F.F.)
Invited by MVLS 7T Seminars Planning Group
November 25th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
How t(w)o act together
by Professor Natalie Sebanz
Professor in Cognitive Science
from the Central European University
Invited by INP+School
November 24th 2016
3:00pm
407 (LTA), Boyd Orr Building
Heparin sulphate (HS); a novel therapeutic in CNS repair?
by Professor Susan Barnett
Professor of Cellular Neuroscience
from the Institute of Infection, Immunity & Inflammation, University of Glasgow
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
November 18th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
The cerebellum as an adaptable predictor, for movement and cognition
by Professor Chris Miall
Professor of Motor Neuroscience
from the University of Birmingham
Invited by INP+School
November 11th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Don't make me laugh: the trouble with positive emotional expressions
by Professor Sophie Scott
Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience
from the University College London
Invited by INP+School
November 11th 2016
1:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Rejection, Resilience and Peer Review
by Professors Joachim Gross, David Maxwell & Philippe Schyns, Drs Lisa DeBruine & Rachael Jack
INP+School staff
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by Writing & Grant Committees
November 11th 2016
11:30am
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
What's the point of public engagement?
by Professor Sophie Scott
Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience
from the University College London
Invited by School of Psychology
November 4th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Tuning Conceptual Knowledge through Hippocampal-Prefrontal Interactions
by Professor Bradley Love
Professor of Cognitive & Decision Sciences
from the University College London
Invited by the Centre for Social, Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience (cSCAN)
October 31st 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
State dependent correlations between spontaneous neural activity and blood flow in awake mice & Use of microprisms for imaging structure and function in mouse somatosensory and visual cortex
by Dr Robert Sachdev
Head of Functional Imaging and Multimodal Behaviour Unit
from the Humboldt University of Berlin
Invited by Centre for Cognitive & Neuroimaging (CCNi)
October 28th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Modelling psychiatric disorders in animals – from altered neural development to psychopathology
by Dr Kevin Mitchell
Senior Lecturer in Genetics
from the Trinity College Dublin
Invited by INP+School
October 28th 2016
1:30pm
Meeting Room, Level 6, 58 Hillhead Street
A primer on the genetics of psychiatric disorders
by Dr Kevin Mitchell
Senior Lecturer in Genetics
from the Trinity College Dublin
Invited by School of Psychology
October 27th 2016
3:00pm
407 (LTA), Boyd Orr Building
Novel neuronal targeting and blocking molecules based on clostridial neurotoxins
by Professor Bazbek Davletov
Chair in Biomedical Science
from the University of Sheffield
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
October 26th 2016
4:00pm
Yudowitz Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical School Building
Applying new magnetic resonance concepts and techniques to human scanning
by Professor Andrew Webb
Professor of MRI Physics
from the Leiden University Medical Center
Invited by MVLS 7T Seminars Planning Group
October 25th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Feedback doesn’t have to be futile: Using Cognitive Psychology to understand and support students’ engagement with assessment feedback
by Dr Naomi Winstone
Lecturer in Cognitive and Educational Psychology
from the University of Surrey
Invited by School of Psychology
October 20th 2016
3:00pm
407 (LTA), Boyd Orr Building
High-resolution synaptic imaging in health and disease
by Dr Christopher Henstridge
Postdoctoral Associate
from the Centre for Cognitive and Neural Systems, University of Edinburgh
Invited by Centre for Neuroscience
October 14th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Welcome and introductory talk
by Philippe G. Schyns
September 28th 2016
4:00pm
Yudowitz Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical School Building
Harnessing 7T’s Strengths for Clinical Neuroradiology
by Professor Chris Hess
Professor and Chief of Neuroradiology
from the University of California San Francisco
Invited by MVLS 7T Seminars Planning Group
September 19th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Stereoscopic depth perception in humans and insects
by Professor Jenny Read
Professor of Vision Science
from the Newcastle University
Invited by Guillaume A. Rousselet
September 14th 2016
4:00pm
Yudowitz Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical School Building
Functional anatomy and plasticity of hippocampal memory circuits in young and old age
by Professor Emrah Düzel
Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience
from the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases
Invited by MVLS 7T Seminars Planning Group
September 6th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Spatial asymmetries in action, perception and representation
by Mike Nicholls
Professor
from the Flinders University Australia
Invited by Monika Harvey
June 24th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Effects of Prior Knowledge on Episodic Memory
by Dr. Yee Lee Shing
Lecturer in Developmental Psychology
from the University of Stirling
Invited by Peter Uhlhaas
June 17th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
From Computer Simulations to Clinical Trials for the Treatment of Brain Network Disorders
by Professor Flavio Frohlich
Assistant Professor
from the School of Medicine, University of North Carolina
Invited by Gregor Thut
May 6th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Emergence of transformation-tolerant representations of visual objects in rat lateral extrastriate cortex
by Dr Davide Zoccolan
Assistant Professor
from the International School for Advanced Studies Trieste, Italy
Invited by Guillaume A. Rousselet
April 29th 2016
3:30pm
Level 5, Sir Alwyn Williams Building
Developmental Robotics for Embodied Language Learning
by Professor Angelo Cangelosi
Professor of Artificial Intelligence and Cognition
from the Centre for Robotics and Neural Systems,
School of Computing and Mathematics
University of Plymouth
Invited by Alessandro Vinciarelli
April 22nd 2016
4:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Night watch in one brain hemisphere during sleep associated with the first-night effect in humans
by Yuka Sasaki, PhD
Associate Professor
from the Department of Cognitive, Linguistic and Psychological Sciences
Brown University

Invited by Edwin Robertson
April 22nd 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Roles of attention and reward in perceptual learning
by Takeo Watanabe, PhD
The Fred M Seed Chair, Distinguished Professor
from the Department of Cognitive, Linguistic and Psychological Sciences, Brown University
Invited by Edwin Robertson
April 15th 2016
3:30pm
Level 5, Sir Alwyn Williams Building
Robust Non-verbal behavior sensing for human interaction analysis
by Dr Jean-Marc Odobez
Senior Scientist
from the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
Invited by Dr Alessandro Vinciarelli
April 1st 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Cortical hierarchies revisited: who is driving whom?
by Prof. Dr. Ralf Galuske
Professor
from the Technische Universität Darmstadt Biologie
Invited by Lars Muckli
March 23rd 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Design, performance and safety evaluation of RF coil arrays for brain imaging at 9.4T
by Dr Shajan Gunamony
Research Scientist
from the Max-Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics
Invited by Jozien Goense
March 22nd 2016
3:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
How to survive and thrive as an open scientist
by Professor Tal Yarkoni
Research Assistant Professor
from the University of Texas at Austin
Invited by Guillaume A. Rousselet
March 18th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Transcranial electrical stimulation good for all, or not good at all?
by Professor Carlo Miniussi
Professor
from the University of Brescia, Italy
Invited by Gregor Thut
March 17th 2016
4:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (R361)
Spinal microcircuits for motor learning
by Professor Rob Brownstone
from the UCL
Invited by Professor Andrew Todd
March 11th 2016
2:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
CCNi Debate 2016: Preparatory Session
by Guillaume A. Rousselet
March 9th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
The emotional task of building emotional robots: Interactions between affective computing and psychology
by Prof Dr Arvid Kappas
Professor of Psychology
from the Jacobs University, Bremen
Invited by Rachael E. Jack
March 3rd 2016
4:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (R361)
The Time of our Lives: Ageing, and the Circadian Clock
by Stephany M. Biello
March 2nd 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
CCNi Debate 2016: Preparatory Session
by Guillaume A. Rousselet
February 26th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Temporal dynamics of Feature-Selective Attention
by Dr Søren K Andersen
Senior Lecturer
from the University of Aberdeen
Invited by Christian Keitel
February 25th 2016
4:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (R361)
Neurovascular coupling in health and disease.
by Dr Jason Berwick
from the University of Sheffield
Invited by Professor Mhairi Macrae
February 19th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Learning to Shape Interactions: Models and Algorithms
by Dr Subramanian Ramamoorthy
Reader
from the University of Edinburgh
Invited by Rachael E. Jack
February 12th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Different involvement of neocortical high- and low-gamma rhythms in spike-pattern replay following sensory stimulation in in vitro models of wake as sleep state
by Professor Miles Whittington
Chair in Neuroscience
from the York University
Invited by Joachim Gross
February 11th 2016
4:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (R361)
Imaging the human spinal cord - what can it tell us about pain?
by Dr Jonathan Brooks
from the University of Bristol
Invited by Dr John Riddell
February 11th 2016
11:00am
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
OptoMEG: Combining optogenetics and MEG for functional brain mapping
by Greg Alberto, B.S.
MD/PhD candidate
from the Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Invited by Peter Uhlhaas
January 29th 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Cubes in Light: Lighting Direction and Visual Field Modulate the Perceived Intensity of Illumination
by Professor Mark McCourt
Professor
from the Center for Visual and Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, North Dakota State University
Invited by Monika Harvey
January 28th 2016
4:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (R361)
Imaging the changing brain.
by Dr Laura Parkes
from the University of Manchester
Invited by Professor Mhairi Macrae
January 22nd 2016
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Human Conceptual Processing
by Lawrence Barsalou
January 14th 2016
4:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (R361)
Investigating the molecular and neural network basis of Rett syndrome.
by Dr Darren Goffin
from the University of York
Invited by Dr Stuart Cobb
December 10th 2015
4:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (R361)
The role of MSK1 in regulating the synaptic and cognitive response to environmental enrichment.
by Professor Bruno Frenguelli
from the University of Warwick
Invited by Dr Debbie Dewar
December 4th 2015
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Psychology as engineering science: Building Mr. Right
by Professsor Stacy Marsella
Professor
from the Northeastern University
Invited by Rachael E. Jack
December 3rd 2015
4:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (R361)
Recovery of locomotion after severe spinal cord injuries: training, plasticity and combinatorial interventions.
by Dr Ronaldo Ichiyama
from the University of Leeds
Invited by Dr John Riddell
November 20th 2015
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Computational Modeling and Personal Robotics for Extracting Social Signatures
by Professor Mohamed Chetouani
Professor
from the Institut des Systèmes Intelligents et de Robotique
Invited by Dr Alessandro Vinciarelli
November 19th 2015
4:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (R361)
Astroglial control of vital neural networks.
by Professor Alexander Gourine
from the UCL
Invited by Dr Leanne McKay
November 18th 2015
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
How Genes and Environment Shape the Adolescent Brain
by Dr Tomáš Paus
Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry
from the University of Toronto
Invited by Lars Muckli
November 13th 2015
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
On desire and decentering: Nonconscious self-regulation in health behavior
by Esther Papies
November 6th 2015
3:30pm
School of Computing Science, 5th Floor of Sir Alwyn Williams Building
Delighting the user with speech synthesis
by Dr Matthew Aylett
Research Fellow
from the School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh
Invited by Dr Alessandro Vinciarelli
November 5th 2015
4:00pm
Wolfson Link Seminar Room (R361)
Circadian synchronisation - another dimension to physiology and behaviour
by Dr Cathy Wyse
from the University of Glasgow
Invited by Dr Debbie Dewar
October 30th 2015
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
The off-line brain:memory consolidation
by Edwin Robertson
October 23rd 2015
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Interacting with socio-emotional virtual agent
by Dr Catherine Pelachaud
Director of Research
from the Le Centre national de la recherche scientifique
Invited by Dr Alessandro Vinciarelli
October 16th 2015
3:30pm
School of Computing Science, 5th Floor of Sir Alwyn Williams Building
How do I look in this? Embodiment and social robotics.
by Professor Ruth Aylett
Professor
from the Edinburgh Centre for Robotics, Heriot-Watt University
Invited by Dr Alessandro Vinciarelli
October 9th 2015
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
A dimensional representation of emotion
by Professor James A. Russell
Professor
from the Emotion Development Lab, Boston College
Invited by Rachael E. Jack
October 5th 2015
4:00pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Clinical MRI at 9.4T - initial results
by Dr Gisela Hagberg
Research Scientist
from the Eberhard Karls University, Tuebingen
Invited by Jozien Goense
September 30th 2015
3:30pm
Seminar Room, 58 Hillhead Street
Design of RF Coils for Ultra-high Field MRI
by Dr Shajan Gunamony
Research Scientist
from the Max-Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics
Invited by Jozien Goense