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Anna Schapiro - Learning distributed representations in the human brain

The remarkable success of neural network models in machine learning has relied on the use of distributed representations — activity patterns that overlap across related inputs. Under what…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 25th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Jerome R. Busemeyer - Temporal oscillations in preference strength provide evidence for a quantum-Markov open system model of preference evolution

We examined how preferences evolve across time in two new experiments, one using choices between restaurants and a second using choices between gambles. In both we observed that mean preference…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 10th, 2020 3 plays 0  

Neal Kingston - It's the end of testing as we know it... and I feel fine

Neal Kingston will not sing about where testing needs to go.That's great, testing needs an earthquake E C D, and D C M, and Embretson is not afraid Eye of a hurricane, Markov chains must churn…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 5th, 2020 1 plays 0  

Ashley Whillans - Alleviating time poverty among the working poor

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 20th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Maureen Schmitter-Edgecome - Using Technologies to Support Memory Loss and Promote Functional Independence

The world’s population is aging, with the estimated number of older individuals living with memory impairment expected to rise significantly. To help individuals remain functionally independent…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 22nd, 2019 1 plays 0  

Fergus I.M. Craik - Aging and Memory: Attentional Resources and Cognitive Control

This talk will examine the proposition that age-related memory problems are largely attributable to declines in attentional resources and executive control. It will illustrate the arguments with…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on April 2nd, 2019 18 plays 0  

Steven M. Boker - Theories, Methods, and Data: A Dance and a Conversation

Three dimensions of Cattell's persons by variables by time data box are discussed in the context of three types of researchers each wanting to answer their own categorically different question.…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on February 5th, 2019 7 plays 0  

Kathleen C. Insel - Cognitive Aging and Self-Management: Opportunities for Technology

Self-management of chronic conditions increases among older adults at the same time capacity for self-management may diminish. Addressing limitations in prospective memory through strategies…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on January 22nd, 2019 5 plays 0  

Martin J. Sliwinski - Cognition on the Go: The Opportunities and Challenges for Mobile Cognitive Health Research

The use of mobile technology affords novel opportunities to mitigate temporal, geographic, and personnel constraints imposed by in-person cognitive testing procedures, and to improve temporal…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 12th, 2018 18 plays 0  

Kimberly French - Work, Family, and Physiological Health

Work and family are two core sources of personal identity, facilitating joy, accomplishment, and belonging. At the same time, work and family roles may conflict with one another, resulting in…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 10th, 2018 10 plays 0  

Optimizing Everyday Function in Older Adults: Translating the Evidence - George W. Rebok

Older adults are more likely to fear losing their cognitive abilities than their physical abilities. Fortunately, a growing body of research suggests that cognitive decline isn’t inevitable for…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on June 12th, 2018 15 plays 0  

Imaging in "Healthy" Aging and Dementia: A Bigger Sandbox - Bruce Crosson

A growing consensus in the field of dementia research is that Alzheimer’s disease (AD) starts long before, perhaps decades before, the manifestation of its cognitive phenotype. Further, recent…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on March 29th, 2018 71 plays 0  

NNCI_REU_Convocation_Session_J_2:10pm_8/08/2017

Session J: Global Learning Center Room 222

From  Leslie O'Neill on August 8th, 2017 28 plays 0  

NNCI_REU_Convocation_Session_G_3:10pm_8/07/2017

Session G: Global Learning Center Room 222

From  Leslie O'Neill on August 8th, 2017 52 plays 0  

NNCI_REU_Convocation_Special_Presentation_2:15pm_8/07/2017

Special Presentation: international REU program at the National Institute for Materials Science Tsukuba, Japan

From  Leslie O'Neill on August 8th, 2017 2 plays 0  

NNCI_REU_Convocation_Session_E_11:10am_8/07/2017

Session E: Global Learning Center Room 222

From  Leslie O'Neill on August 8th, 2017 52 plays 0