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Congratulations Dr. Yuchen Xiao on her successful thesis defense!

Friday, July 15th. Neural mechanisms underlying human cognitive control and working memory

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What is a face neuron?

Bardon A, Xiao W, Ponce CR, Livingstone MS, Kreiman G. Face neurons encode nonsemantic features. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 119, e2118705119, doi:10.1073/pnas.2118705119 PDF

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Face Neurons Encode More Than Faces. Harvard Brain Initiative News. The Interneuron. Jun 29, 2022

Xiao W. and Kreiman G. (2020). XDream: Finding preferred stimuli for visual neurons using generative networks and gradient-free optimization. PLoS Computational Biology 16(6): e1007973. PDF

Ponce C.R., Xiao W., Schade P.F., Hartmann T.S., Kreiman G., Livingstone M. (2019). Evolving Images for Visual Neurons Using a Deep Generative Network Reveals Coding Principles and Neuronal Preferences. Cell, 177:999-1009. PDF

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Neurons detect cognitive boundaries

Dr. Jie Zheng describes her discovery of neurons that can parse episodic memory events.

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Zheng J, Schjetnan AGP, Yebra M, Mosher C, Kalia S, Valiante TA, Mamelak A, Kreiman G, Rutishauser U (2021). Cognitive boundary signals in the human medial temporal lobe shape episodic memory representation. Nature Neuroscience 25:358-368 PDF

Misra P, Marconi A, Petterson M, Kreiman G. (2018) Minimal memory for details in real-life events. Scientific Reports, 8, 16701. PDF

Tang H, Singer J, Ison M, Pivazyan G, Romaine M, Frias R, Meller E, Boulin A, Carroll JD, Perron V, Dowcett S, Arlellano M, Kreiman G. (2016). Predicting episodic memory formation for movie events. Scientific Reports, 6:30175. PDF

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Towards understanding real-world episodic memory formation

Memory, Cognition and In Between

In memoriam: Fani Adelmann

Tel Aviv, March 24, 2022

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Zheng J, Schjetnan AGP, Yebra M, Mosher C, Kalia S, Valiante TA, Mamelak A, Kreiman G, Rutishauser U (2021). Cognitive boundary signals in the human medial temporal lobe shape episodic memory representation. Nature Neuroscience 25:358-368 PDF

Misra P, Marconi A, Petterson M, Kreiman G. (2018) Minimal memory for details in real-life events. Scientific Reports, 8, 16701. PDF

Tang H, Singer J, Ison M, Pivazyan G, Romaine M, Frias R, Meller E, Boulin A, Carroll JD, Perron V, Dowcett S, Arlellano M, Kreiman G. (2016). Predicting episodic memory formation for movie events. Scientific Reports, 6:30175. PDF

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PredNet: A deep neural network architecture for predictive coding

Bill Lotter explains the PredNet neural network architecture

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Lotter W, Kreiman G, Cox D. (2020) A neural network trained to predict future video frames mimics critical properties of biological neuronal responses and perception. Nature Machine Intelligence, 2:210-219 PDF

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Tang H, Schrimpf M, Lotter W, Moerman C, Paredes A, Ortega Caro J, Hardesty W, Cox D, Kreiman G. (2018) Recurrent computations for visual pattern completion. PNAS, 115:8835-8840. PDF

Lotter W, Kreiman, G, Cox, D. (2017) Deep Predictive Coding Networks for Video Prediction and Unsupervised Learning. International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR), Toulon, France. PDF

Lotter, W, Kreiman, G, Cox, D. (2016.) Unsupervised representation learning using predictive generative works. International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR), Puerto Rico. PDF

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