Center for Perceptual Systems

NETI 2019 Schedule

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                                                  Friday, April 26, 2019        

8:30 am


9:15 am

Welcome and Introduction (Bill Geisler)

Session:  Neural Coding

9:30 am

Bruno Olshausen


Efficient representations for active vision

10:15 am

Stephanie Palmer


Motion in natural scenes: from video analysis to neural response

11:00 am


11:30 am

Anitha Pasupathy


Joint encoding of shape and texture in mid-level ventral visual cortex

12:15 pm

Discussion: Dana Ballard

12:45 pm


Session:  Decisions and Action

2:00 pm

Jon Matthis


The visual control of locomotion over real-world rough terrain

2:23 pm

Jason Samonds


Natural image and receptive field statistics predict saccade sizes

2:45 pm

Weiji Ma


Natural intelligence?  Big data from a two-player combinatorial game

3:30 pm


4:00 pm

Daniel Wolpert


Probabilistic models of sensorimotor control and decision making

4:45 pm

Discussion: Mary Hayhoe

5:15 pm

Reception: Patio

                                                  Saturday, April 27, 2019

Session: Spatial Behavior

9:00 am

Nachum Ulanovsky


 Neural codes for natural navigation in the bat hippocampus

9:45 am

Aman Saleem


Information processing between the visual cortex and hippocampus

10:30 am


11:00 am

Xiaoqin Wang


Marmoset as a model system for studying neural basis of vocal communication

11:45 am

Discussion:  Alex Huk

12:15 pm


2:00 - 4:00

Poster Sessions

4:00 - 5:30

Lab Tours

                                                  Sunday, April 28, 2019

Session:  Naturalistic Sensory Processing I

9:00 am

Lynn Kiorpes


Development of sensitivity to naturalistic image statistics: psychophysics and physiology

9:45 am

Thaddeus Czuba


An in-depth perspective on MT structure & function


Abhranil Das


Understanding camouflage detection

10:30 am


11:00 am

Michael Webster


Color vision: dicounting the observer

11:45 am

Discussion:  Robbe Goris

12:15 pm


Session:  Naturalistic Sensory Processing II

1:15 pm

Pascal Mamassian


Ideal and super-ideal confidence observers

2:00 pm

Cris Niell


Neural circuits for natural visual behavior in mouse

2:45 pm

Jenny Read


Insect stereopsis: behavior and neurophysiology

3:30 pm

Discussion:   Larry Cormack

Sponsored by the David Weschler Endowment and the Center for Perceptual Systems, University of Texas at Austin