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List of Interesting Papers

CNBC Computational Neuroscience Group

Time: Wednesdays, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Place: Mellon Institute 115 Conference Room
Current Schedule

Date Presenter Food Provider Papers Presentation
Mike Lewicki
Yan Karklin Najemnik and Geisler (2005) "Optimal eye movement strategies in visual search"

4/27/2005 Yan Karklin Brian Potetz Weliky, Fiser, Hunt, and Wagner (2003): "Coding of Natural Scenes in Primary Visual Cortex" pres
5/4/2005 Brian Potetz Eizaburo Doi Zhu, Wu, and Mumford (1997) "Minimax Entropy Principle and Its Applications to Texture Modeling"
5/11/2005 Eizaburo Doi Sofia Cavaco Bonin, Mante, and Carandini (2004) "Nonlinear Processing in LGN Neurons"
supplementary reading
5/18/2005 Sofia Cavaco Mike Lewicki Brown and Smaragdis (2004), Smaragdis and Brown (2003)
5/25/2005 Matt Smith Jing Chen Carandini (2004) pres
6/8/2005 Jing Chen Evan Smith Lesica and Stanley (2004)
6/22/2005 Mark V. Albert Tai Sing Lee Lehky Desimone Sejnowski (2005) and Bonin, CVR poster (2005)
6/29/2005 Evan Smith Mark Albert Recio-Spinoso, Temchin, van Dijk, Fan & Ruggero (2005)
7/13/2005 Tai Sing Lee Tom Stepleton Qiu and von der Heydt (2005) and Zhaoping Li (2005)
7/20/2005 Tom Stepleton Ryan Kelly Berg, Berg, and Malik (2005), Crandall, Felzenswab, and Huttenlocher (2005), and Epshtein and Ullman (2005)
8/17/2005 Ryan Kelly Jason Samonds Kass RE, Ventura V, & Brown EM (2005) Statistical Issues in the Analysis of Neuronal Data

8/24/2005 Jason Samonds Mike Lewicki Aersten AMHJ, Gerstein GL, Habib HK, & Palm G (1989) Dynamics of Neuronal Firing Correlation: Modulation of "Effective Connectivity"

The official order list is kept here. If you are presenting, please try to send an announcement to the cns group ( by the Friday before the meeting. Also remember to update this web page, which is located on condor in /home/httpd/www/cns/index.html. If you are getting food, plan for 12 people and try to have the food there before noon.

The CNS seminars are open to the public and are held on Wed at 12:00pm in Mellon Institute Rm 115, Carnegie Mellon University. If you would like to be on our cns-vision mailing list, please contact Dr. Tai Sing Lee at or Dr. Mike Lewicki at