WORKSHOP: "Brain dynamics, from information to behavior"

April 6th and 7th, 2009 @ Medecine Faculty «la Timône»

This workshop is organized in order to promote theoretical and computational neuroscience at the future Neuroscience Institute @ la Timône.

Monday, April 6th

Session 1

Modeling and Analysis of Behavior and Function Chair: Guillaume Masson

9 :00-9 :40

Raoul Huys: A phase flow perspective to motor control and timing mechanisms

9 :40-10 :20

Anna Montagnini: Dynamic inference for smooth pursuit eye movements

10 :20-11 :00

BREAK

11 :00-11 :40

Laurent Pezard: Symbolic dynamics of behavioral sequences

11:40-12 :20

Laurent Perrinet: Decoding low-level neural information to track visual motion

12 :20-14 :00

LUNCH

Session 2

Dynamics of neural and brain networks - Chair: Bruno Cessac

14 :00-14 :40

Viktor Jirsa: What does the brain do when it does nothing?

14:40- 15 :20

Alain Destexhe: Modeling network activity states based on conductance measurements

15 :20-16 :00

BREAK

16 :00-16 :40

Alexa Riehle: Modifications in motor cortical dynamics induced by practice

16:40- 17 :20

Jens Starke: Analysis of spatio-temporal pattern formation in the olfactory bulb

Tuesday, April 7th

Session 3

Epilepsy - Chair: Patrick Chauvel

9 :00-9 :40

Christophe Bernard: Alterations in brain dynamics and behavior in epilepsy

9 :40-10 :20

John Terry: Applications of mean-field modelling of macroscale brain activity: Anticipation, Evolution and Suppression of Seizures

10 :20-11 :00

BREAK

11 :00-11 :40

Louis Lemieux: The study of epileptogenic networks using multimodal imaging in the resting state

11:40-12 :20

Fabrice Wendling: Lumped-parameter and detailed models of epileptogenic networks: insights into the interpretation of depth-EEG recordings in TLE

12 :20-14 :00

LUNCH

Session 4

Brain dynamics from brain imaging - Chair: Bruno Poucet

14 :00-14 :40

Stefan Kiebel: Recognizing sequences of sequences

14:40- 15 :20

Jean-Luc Blanc: Entropy estimation of symbolic sequences: application to synchronization detection

15 :20-16 :00

BREAK

16 :00-16 :40

Andrea Brovelli: The neural computations of instrumental learning

16:40- 17 :20

Petra Ritter: Spatiotemporal dynamics of spontaneous and evoked EEG-fMRI signals


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