Department of Neurobiology

2002-2003 Seminar Series


Seminar Title

Sep. 24, 2002

Jonathan Rubin
Dept.of Mathematics
Univ. of Pittsburgh

Spike-Timing-Dependent Plasticity: A Theoretal View Connection

Oct. 1, 2002

Dan Johnson
Division of Neuroscience
Baylor College of Medicine

Information Processing and Storage by Neuronal Dendrites

Oct. 15, 2002

Allison Barth
Dept. of Biological Sciences

Functional Identification of Activated Subsets of Neurons
Oct. 22, 2002

Edwin Rubel
Department of Otolaryngology, Neurosurgery, Physiology and Biophysics and Pschology
University of Washington

Experience and Auditory Brainstem Development: Signals, Cellular Events and Critical Periods

Nov. 12, 2002

David Linden
Department of Neurscience
Johns Hopkins University

Cellular Substrates of Motor Learning in the Cerebellum

Nov. 19, 2002

Robert Edwards
Dept. of Neurology and Physiology
UCSF School of Medicine

Recycling Glutamate

Nov. 26, 2002

Nathan Urban
Dept. of Biological Sciences
Lateral Inhibition in the Olfactory Bulb and in Olfaction
Dec. 10, 2002
Lawrence Katz
Department of Neurobiology
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Sex Cells: Encoding Social Signals in Mammalian Chemosensory
Dec. 17, 2002
Daniel Goldreich
Occupational Therapy Department
Duquesne University
Psychophysical Investigation of the Tactile Acuity of Blind and Sighted Humans
Jan. 21, 2003
Edda Thiels
Department of Neuroscience
University of Pittsburgh
Interactive Signaling during Synaptic Plasticity in Hippocampus In Vivo
Feb. 4, 2003
Jon Kass
Department of Psychology
Vanderbilt University
Reorganization of the Somasensory System after Sensory Loss: Predictive Factors, Mechanisms and Consequences
Feb. 18, 2003

Nancy L. Day
Department of Psychiatry
University of Pittsburgh

Long Term Effects of Prenatal Exposure to Alcohol
Feb. 20, 2003
David Moore
University Laboratory of Physiology
Oxford, UK
The Influence of Auditory Experience on Hearing
Mar. 4, 2003
Robert J. Wenthold
Laboratory of Neurochemistry
National Insitute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders
Trafficking of NMDA Receptors: From Assembly to Synapse
Mar. 18, 2003

Julie Kauer
Department of Molecular Pharmacology, Physiology and Biotechnology
Brown University

Synaptic Plasticity of Ventral Tegmental Area Dopamine Neurons
Apr. 8, 2003
Kuo-Fen Lee
The Clayton Foundation Laboratories for Peptide Biology
The Salk Institute
Genetic Control of Patterning and Formation of the Neuromuscular Synapse in Mice
Apr. 29, 2003
Sam Pfaff
Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Development of Spinal Neurons Controlling Locomotion
May 6, 2003
Dietmar Plenz
Unit of Neural Network Physiology
National Institute of Mental Health
Neuronal Avalanches In a Network of Cortical Neurons In Vitro
May 13, 2003
Evan Deneris
Department of Neuroscience
Case Western Reserve University
Transcriptional Control of Serotonin-Modulated Behaviors
July 11, 2003
Vladimir I. Skok
Department of Autonomic Nervous System Physiology
Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology
Nicotinic Receptors in the Autonomic Nervous System

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