Nov
21
2:00 PM14:00

Attention Mini-Course Week #10 - Professors & Students Invited

 

Meeting URL
https://bluejeans.com/995438734 

Meeting ID
995 438 734

Moderator Passcode
1389

The graduate students would like to invite you to the 10th week of their Attention Mini-Course on November 15th. In this discussion, students will summarize the following papers and ask you any unanswered questions that have come up in their discussions.

We understand some of you may be unavailable at this time, but please attend if you are free!

Week # 6: Attentional Tracking 2: Kahneman D, Treisman A, Gibbs BJ. The reviewing of object files: object- specific integration of information. Cogn Psychol. 1992 A

Week #7: Change Blindness: Simons DJ, Levin DT. Change blindness. Trends Cogn Sci. 1

Week #8: Attention and Consciousness: C. Koch, N. Tsuchiya Attention and consciousness: two distinct brain processes. Trends Cogn. Sci., 11 (2007), pp. 

Week #9: Object Based Attention: Duncan J. Selective attention and the organization of visual information. J Exp Psychol Gen. 1984 Dec;113(4):501-17. 

Week #10: Recap and questions with Professors

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Oct
23
3:00 PM15:00

Top-Down Attentional Influences of Bottom Up Processing and the Neural Signature: Peter Tse

Peter Tse will present on ‘Top-Down Attentional Influences of Bottom Up Processing and the Neural Signature’ in collaboration with the Manning Lab and Caplovitz Lab.

Monday, October 23 at 3pm ET (1pm MT, Noon PT)

To join the Meeting:

https://bluejeans.com/692902685

To join via phone :

1) Dial:

+1.408.740.7256 (United States)

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2) Enter Conference ID : 692902685

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Oct
11
2:00 PM14:00

Attention Mini-Course Week #5 - Professors & Students Invited

Meeting Link: https://bluejeans.com/997808186

 

The graduate students would like to invite you to the 5th week of their Attention Mini-Course on October 11th. In this discussion, students will summarize the following papers and ask you any unanswered questions that have come up in their discussions.

 

We understand some of you may be unavailable at this time, but please attend if you are free!

 

Week # 1: Feature Integration Theory: Treisman AM, Gelade G. A feature-integration theory of attention. Cogn Psychol. 1980 Jan;12(1):97-136.

 

Week #2: Guided Search: Wolfe, J.M. (1994) Guided Search 2.0: A Revised Model of Visual Search. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 1(2): 202-2

 

Week #3: Covert attention: Posner MI, Snyder CR, Davidson BJ. Attention and the detection of signals. J Exp Psychol. 1980 Jun;109(2):160-

 

Week #4: Attentional Tracking 1: Pylyshyn ZW, Storm RW. Tracking multiple independent targets: evidence for a parallel tracking mechanism. Spat Vis. 1988;3(3):179-9

 

Week #5: Recap and questions with Professors

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Oct
9
2:15 PM14:15

Shared Experiments, Research Collborations and How We Will Run BlueJean Discussions in PY02

1.) Shared Experiment Discussion - Is there a single shared experiment we can start?

2.) Research Collaborations - Based on everyone's survey results, I would like to present our collaboration map and talk about how we will utilize this moving forward

https://embed.kumu.io/b694cfd82d9268a017d81e123028365a

3.) How we will structure each lab's BlueJeans presentations in Project Year 2

 

Meeting Link https://bluejeans.com/576585642

 

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Sep
26
4:00 PM16:00

Attention Consortium Week #3

Wednesday, September 27th - 2pm-3pm ET (Noon-1pm MT, 11am-Noon PT)
Covert attention: Posner MI, Snyder CR, Davidson BJ. Attention and the detection of signals. J Exp Psychol. 1980 Jun;109(2):160-

Moderator: Marvin Maechler (Tse Lab, Dartmouth College)

https://bluejeans.com/548964001

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Sep
13
2:00 PM14:00

Attention-Mini Course Week #1

Attention-Mini Course Week #1
For Graduate Students/EPSCoR Trainees

  • Wednesday, September 13, 2-3pm ET (Noon-1pm MT and 11am-Noon PT)
  • Paper: Treisman's Feature Integration Theory; 1980
  • Moderators: Kirtsen Ziman (Dartmouth) and Adam Thuen (MSU)
  • Link: https://bluejeans.com/667405760

Want to dial in from a phone?
Dial +1.888.240.2560
Enter the meeting ID 667 405 760 and passcode 1389 followed by #

All future communication will come through on our slack channel #journal-club

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Jul
6
to Jul 9

Neural Basis of Attention Conference 2017

Neural Basis of Attention Conference 2017

Learn more on the conference website here.

Thursday, July 6, 2017
Overnight guests arrive at Six South Street

 Friday, July 7, 2017
Graduate Students
Friday Schedule TBD
Faculty Members
8am - 10am: Breakfast served in Moore Hall (Room 202 - TBD)
8:30am - 5pm: Working with Scientists, Nancy Serrell & Carol Schindler
12 - 1pm: Lunch served in Moore Hall

 Saturday, July 8, 2017
Meetings & Presentations, Moore Hall
8am - 10am: Breakfast served in Moore Hall
8:30-9am: Blitz Mini Talk - Peter
9-9:30am: Blitz Mini Talk 2
9:30 - 10am: Blitz Mini Talk 3
10 - 10:30am: Break
10:30 - 11am: Blitz Mini Talk 4
11 - 11:30am: Blitz Mini Talk 5
11:30am - 12pm: Blitz Mini Talk 6
12 - 1pm: Lunch served in Moore Hall
1 - 1:30pm: Blitz Mini Talk 7
1:30 - 2pm: Blitz Mini Talk 8
2 - 2:30pm: Blitz Mini Talk 9
2:30 - 3pm: Break
3 - 3:30pm: Blitz Mini Talk 10
3:30 - 4pm: Blitz Mini Talk 11
4 - 4:30pm: Blitz Mini Talk 12
4:30 - 5pm: Blitz Mini Talk 13
Optional: Sunset Hike on Mount Cardigan

 Sunday, July 9, 2017
Meetings & Presentations, Moore Hall
8am - 10am: Breakfast served in Moore Hall
8:30am - 12am: Shared Experimental Planning, Future Collaborations
Alan Peterfreund, Network Mapping
12 - 1pm: Lunch served in Moore Hall
1 - 2pm: Current & Future Outreach Opportunities
2 - 3pm: Marian, Natalie, Theresa, Barbara - Changing the System, Women's Conference 2018
3 - 4pm: Looking ahead

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Jun
23
1:00 PM13:00

Behrad Noudoost (MSU) - Prefrontal control of visual cortical signals - Attention Consortium Presentation

Behrad Noudoost, Montana State University will present Prefrontal control of visual cortical signals.

Friday, June 23rd at 1pm ET, 11am MT, 10am PT.

Blue Jeans link is https://bluejeans.com/144420707

 

Read more about Behrad’s work here - https://www.attentioninthebrain.com/behrad-noudoost

 

********This will be our last Attention EPSCoR Presentation before our Neural Basis of Attention 2017 Conference at Dartmouth College*************

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May
19
to May 24

Vision Sciences Society

The Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society is a gathering of more than 2,000 vision researchers from around the world. VSS 2017 will be held at the Tradewinds Island Resorts on May 19-24, 2017.

The VSS Annual Meeting offers attendees the opportunity to explore leading-edge science, research and technology, and to collaborate with colleagues over the course of six days. The VSS program includes 1,200 poster presentations, 200 talk presentations, member-initiated symposia, workshops, and social events.

Learn more here

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