The overall mission of the Grossman Center for the Statistics of Mind is to better understand the brain by applying quantitative methods to uncover deep and meaningful structure in large neural datasets.
We just moved into a beautiful new space.
John Cunningham was recently named a Sloan Research Fellow and a McKnight Scholar.
Mark Churchland was recently named a Klingenstein-Simons Fellow.
Rudy Behnia, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Neuroscience.
Prof. Behnia has been named as the current Grossman-Kavli faculty scholar.
John Cunningham, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Statistics.
Prof. Cunningham has joined us as the newest faculty member of the Grossman Center.
Mark Churchland, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Neuroscience; member, The Kavli Institute for Brain Science, David Mahoney Center for Brain and Behavior Research.
Liam Paninski, Ph.D.
Professor, Statistics and Neuroscience; member, Center for Theoretical Neuroscience; member, The Kavli Institute for Brain Science.
Evan Archer (Cogitai)
Lars Buesing (Google DeepMind)
David Carlson (Duke)
Shizhe Chen (UC Davis)
Dean Freestone (University of Melbourne)
Johannes Friedrich (Simons Flatiron Institute)
Antonio Lara (Kernel)
Tim Machado (Stanford)
Gonzalo Mena (Harvard)
Josh Merel (Google DeepMind)
Eftychios Pnevmatikakis (Simons Flatiron Institute)
Daniel Soudry (Technion)
Uygar Sumbul (Allen Institute for Brain Science)
Statistical Analysis of Neural Data, Liam
Paninski, Fall 2018.
Computational Statistics, Liam Paninski, Spring
Selected Recent Publications
Russo AA, Bittner SR, Perkins SM, Seely JS, London BM, Lara AH, Miri A, Marshall NJ, Kohn A, Jessell TM, Abbott LF, Cunningham JP, Churchland MM (2018). Motor cortex embeds muscle-like commands in an untangled population response. Neuron.
Zhou P et al (2018). Efficient and accurate extraction of in vivo calcium signals from microendoscopic video data. eLife.
Paninski, L. & Cunningham, J. (2017). Neural data science: accelerating the experiment-analysis-theory cycle in large-scale neuroscience. Invited review.
Elsayed GF and Cunningham JP (2017). Structure in neural population recordings: an expected byproduct of simpler phenomena? Nature Neuroscience.
Miri A, Warriner CL, Seely JS, Elsayed GF, Cunningham JP, Churchland MM, Jessell TM (2017). Behaviorally selective engagement of short-latency effector pathways by motor cortex. Neuron.
International Brain Lab (2017). An international laboratory for systems and computational neuroscience. Neuron.
The Grossman Center for the Statistics of Mind is made possible through the generosity of the Sanford J. Grossman Charitable Trust.