ION Seminar Series

ION seminars are held in Room 110 Willamette at 4:00 p.m. on Thursdays unless otherwise specified. A reception precedes the seminar at 3:30 pm near the base of the stairs on the north side.

Contact Vickie Braga for scheduling speakers.


Winter 2018

1/10/19 Bill Griesar/Jeff Leake NW Noggin: Action and Potential in Outreach, Education, and Research Rachel Lukowicz/Adam Miller
1/17/19 Megan Carey Understanding the complex behaviors of the 'simple' cerebeller circuit Matt Smear

Biyu HeNYU

Large-scale brain dynamics underlying visual perceptual awareness

David McCormick
1/31/19 No seminar No seminar No seminar
2/7/19 Merav Stern Dynamical signatures of learning throught the cortex Luca Mazzucato
2/14/18 Jim Strother Elucidation of neural circuit structures through imaging, optogenetics, and behavior Adam Miller
2/21/19 Grad recruitment No seminar No seminar
2/28/19 Manfred Schartl

Evolution of sex determination and sex chromosomes

John Postlethwait
3/7/19 Cliff Kentros Investigating the Neural Circuitry of Memory Via Enhancer-Driven Gene Expression (EDGE) Adam Unger
3/14/18 Nick Steinmetz Distributed correlates of visually-guided behavior across the mouse brain Luca Mazzucato
3/21/18 Massimo Scanziani Motion Sensing in Vicual Cortex Through Two Parallel Pathways David McCormick

Spring 2019

4/4/19 Stefano Fusi TBA Luca Mazzucato
4/11/19 Tim Mosca The Makings of Maturity: How Receptors and Proteolysis Regulate Synaptic Maturation Emily Heckman
4/18/19 Florin Albeanu Olfaction: from sensation to action and back Matt Smear
4/25/19 Peyman Golshani New Tools to Record Network Dynamics in Models of Disease David McCormick
5/2/19 Elaine Hsiao TBA Judith Eisen & Karen Guillemin
5/9/19 Megan Williams Wiring the brain: how selective cell adhesion drives synapse specificity Adam Miller
5/16/19 Andrea Hasenstaub TBA David McCormick
5/23/19 Ellie Heckscher

Even-Skipped+ Interneurons Are Core Components of a Sensorimotor Circuit that Maintains Left-Right Symmetric Muscle Contraction Amplitude

Chris Doe
5/30/19 ION-student-led-symposium TBA Emily Sylwestrak
6/6/19 ION-Student-led-symposium TBA Emily Sylwestrak
6/13/19 CSN Fest TBA TBA

Fall 2019

10/3/19 Matthieu Louis TBA Reese Findley
10/10/19 Colin Johnson TBA Adam Miller
10/17/19 Gwyneth Card TBA Chris Doe
10/24/19 Corey Harwell TBA Rachel Lukowitz
10/31/19 TBA TBA TBA
11/7/19 TBA TBA TBA
11/14/19 TBA TBA TBA
11/21/19 TBA TBA TBA
11/28/19 TBA TBA TBA
12/5/19 TBA TBA TBA
12/12/19 TBA TBA TBA