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Travel Award Recipients 2013

CompNet is proud to announce the travel award recipients for 2013. In the second year of the new initiative to enrich the awardee's career, enhance the applicant’s training, and/or promote CompNet research to the external community. The program is off to a great start.

Steve Grossberg
23rd International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks (ICANN)
Sofia, Bulgaria, Sept 10-13, 2013
Title: “Neural dynamics of neuroeconomic preference and decision-making”

Gabby Hands
35th Annual Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society
Osaka, Japan, July 3-7, 2013
Title: “The role of augmentative visual feedback in auditory human-machine interface performance”

Jeffrey Markowitz
43rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience
San Diego, CA, November 9-13, 2013
Title: “Spatial organization of synchronous cell assemblies in HVO”

Samantha Michalka
43rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience
San Diego, CA, November 9-13, 2013
Title: “Temporal and spatial short-term memory tasks dynamically recruit sensory-biased frontal lobe attention networks”

Naghmeh Mostofi
The 2013 International Conference of Systems Biology and Bioengineering
London, UK, July 3-5, 2013
Title: “Seizure inhibition in an in-silico model of epilepsy applying BELBIC”

Benjamin Perrone
43rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience
San Diego, CA, November 9-13, 2013
Title: “Active touch strategies of mice performing aperture width discrimination”

Martina Poletti
43rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience
San Diego, CA, November 9-13, 2013
Title: “Microscopic eye movements compensate for non-homogeneous vision within the fovea”

Joe Schroeder
6th Annual IEEE Neural Engineering Conference
San Diego, CA, November 6-8, 2013
Title: “Stimulation of somatosensory cortex locked to whisker motions in a mouse model of active sensing”