Recommended Readings: Edvard Moser, Ph.D., May-Britt Moser, Ph.D.

Friday Lecture Series

A Hexagonal Code for Space; Grid Cells, Place Cells and Memory

Edvard Moser, Ph.D., co-director, Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience; professor, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

May-Britt Moser, Ph.D., co-director, Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience; professor, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

January 17, 2014

3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m. (Refreshments, 3:15 p.m., Abby Lounge)

Caspary Auditorium

Recommended Readings

Boccara, C. N., Sargolini, F., Thoresen, V. H., Solstad, T., Witter, M. P., Moser, E. I., & Moser, M. -. (2010). Grid cells in pre-and parasubiculum. Nature Neuroscience, 13(8), 987-994

Bonnevie, T., Dunn, B., Fyhn, M., Hafting, T., Derdikman, D., Kubie, J. L., . . . Moser, M. -. (2013). Grid cells require excitatory drive from the hippocampus. Nature Neuroscience, 16(3), 309-317

Buzsáki, G., & Moser, E. I. (2013). Memory, navigation and theta rhythm in the hippocampal-entorhinal system. Nature Neuroscience, 16(2), 130-138

Giocomo, L., Moser, M. -., & Moser, E. (2011). Computational models of grid cells. Neuron, 71(4), 589-603

Giocomo, L. M., Hussaini, S. A., Zheng, F., Kandel, E. R., Moser, M. -., & Moser, E. I. (2011). Grid cells use HCN1 channels for spatial scaling. Cell, 147(5), 1159-1170

Jezek, K., Henriksen, E. J., Treves, A., Moser, E. I., & Moser, M. -. (2011). Theta-paced flickering between place-cell maps in the hippocampus. Nature, 478(7368), 246-249

Lu, L., Leutgeb, J. K., Tsao, A., Henriksen, E. J., Leutgeb, S., Barnes, C. A., . . . Moser, E. I. (2013). Impaired hippocampal rate coding after lesions of the lateral entorhinal cortex. Nature Neuroscience, 16(8), 1085-1093

Moser, E. I., & Moser, M. -. (2013). Grid cells and neural coding in high-end cortices. Neuron, 80(3), 765-774

Stensola, H., Stensola, T., Solstad, T., Froland, K., Moser, M. -., & Moser, E. I. (2012). The entorhinal grid map is discretized. Nature, 491(7427), 72-78


Recommended Readings: Charles D. Gilbert M.D., Ph.D. Nov 16, 2009

Monday Lecture Series

Dynamic Brain States

Charles  D. Gilbert, M.D., Ph.D.

Arthur and Janet Ross Professor,  Laboratory of Neurobiology

Monday, Nov 16, 2009

4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Second Floor, Welch Hall

Recommended Articles: 

Gilbert CD, Li W, Piech V.  2009.  Perceptual learning and adult cortical plasticityJournal of Physiology-London.    587(12): 2743-2751 

 De Meyer K, Spratling MW.   2009.  A model of non-linear interactions between cortical top-down and horizontal connections explains the attentional gating of collinear facilitation.  VISION.   49( 5): 553-568    Request article from Markus Library

Baker CI, Peli E, Knouf N, Kanwisher NG.  2005.  Reorganization of visual processing in macular degenerationJournal of Neuroscience.   25 : 614-618    

Bardy C, Huang JY, Wang C, et al.  2009.   “Top-down” influences of ipsilateral or contralateral postero-temporal visual cortices on the extra-classical receptive fields of neurons in cat’s striate cortex.   NEUROSCIENCE   158(2):951-966   

Setic M, Domijan D.  2008.  Modeling the top-down influences on the lateral interactions in the visual cortex.   BRAIN RESEARCH    1225( Sp. Iss. SI): 86-101   

Li W, Piech V, Gilbert CD.  2008.  Learning to link visual contoursNEURON.   57(3): 442-451  

 Seitz AR, Dinse HR.  2007.  A common framework for perceptual learning.  CURRENT OPINION IN NEUROBIOLOGY.  17(2):148-153   

 LI W.   2004.   Perceptual learning and top-down influences in primary visual cortex.  NATURE NEUROSCIENCE.   7:651

 CRIST RE.  2001.  Learning to see: experience and attention in primary visual cortex.  NATURE NEUROSCIENCE.      4: 519