UWIN hosts a monthly seminar series that highlights neural engineering and computational neuroscience research at the University of Washington.  The seminar series also brings external speakers to campus.  The 2017-18 seminar series is as follows:

  • Wednesday, October 11th, 3:30pm, Husky Union Building (HUB) 337, short talks by:
    • “Neural devices to promote plasticity and recovery following spinal cord injury”
      Chet Moritz, Associate Professor, Departments of Rehabilitation Medicine and Physiology & Biophysics, University of Washington

    • “Neural coding of leg proprioception”
      John Tuthill, Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Washington

  • Wednesday, November 8th, 3:30pm,  Husky Union Building (HUB) 337, short talks by:
    • “Fly-inspired visual flight control of insect-sized robots using wind sensing”
      Sawyer Fuller,
      Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Washington

    • “Comparing shape representation in mid-level visual cortex to that in a deep convolutional neural network”
      Wyeth Bair,
      Associate Professor, Department of Biological Structure, University of Washington

  • Wednesday, January 24th, 3:30pm, AMP Lab: Wallace Hall, 1st floor
    • A special UWIN seminar coinciding with the AMP Lab Open House!
    • The AMP Lab is the Center for Amplifying Movement and Performance, http://depts.washington.edu/amplify/
    • 3:30-4:30pm: Keynote talk on “Energy Optimization in Human Walking” by Max Donelan, Professor, Biomedical Physiology & Kinesiology, Simon Fraser University
    • 4:30-4:45pm: AMP Lab Tour
    • 4:45-6:30pm: Demos
    • Please RSVP: bit.ly/AMP_2018
    • Directions: bit.ly/AMP_directions
  • Wednesday, February 14th, 3:30pm, Husky Union Building (HUB) 337
  • Wednesday, March 14th, 3:30pm, location TBA
  • Wednesday, April 11th, 3:30pm, location TBA
  • Wednesday, May 9th, 3:30pm, location TBA


Click here for prior years’ UWIN seminars.