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 Jenna Penny for scheduling speakers at seminars @ 


Spring 2019

4/4/19 Stefano Fusi The geometry of abstraction in hippocampus and prefrontal cortex 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 Host-microbiome interactions through the intestinal serotonergic system 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 Flexible sound processing and cortical inhibition David McCormick
5/23/19 Ellie Heckscher

Time, stem cells and locomotion

Chris Doe
5/30/19 Christof Koch Big Science, Team Science and Open Science in the Service of Neuroscience

David McCormick

6/6/19 Jen Li & Drew Robson A nonlinear oscilator coordinates brain-wide motivational state during foraging Emily Sylwestrak & Judith Eisen

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 Andre Berndt TBA Monte Westerfield
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