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  • The Azrieli Fellows Program promotes excellence in graduate studies at accredited institutions of higher learning in Israel. This competitive and prestigious program provides generous financial support to the best and brightest graduate students, from Israel and abroad, who will use their training
  • Galit Agmon from Prof. Loewenstein's and Prof. Grodzinsky's labs Tal Golan from Prof. Deouell's lab Haim Dubossarsky from Prof. Weinshall's lab Itay Lieder from Prof. Ahissar's lab Edden Gerber from Prof. Deouell's lab Eva Kimel Prof. Ahissar's lab Michal Moshkovitz from Prof. Tishby's lab
  • Authors: Alainde Cheveigné and Israel Nelken Link: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0896627319301746?via%3Dihub Published in Neuron, April 17, 2019 Abstract:
  • Authors: Abdulraheem Nashef, Oren Cohen, Ran Harel, Zvi Israel and Yifat Prut Link: https://www.cell.com/cell-reports/fulltext/S2211-1247(19)30580-7
  • Author: David F. Clayton, Ina Anreiter, Maria Aristizabal, Paul W. Frankland, Elisabeth B. Binder, and Ami Citri Link: https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2019/05/22/1820837116
  • Author: Robert H. Goldstein, Omer Barkai, Almudena I´n˜ igo-Portugue´ s, Ben Katz, Shaya Lev, Alexander M. Binshtok Link: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0896627319302120?via%3Dihub
  • the prize in memory of the italian neurophysiologist Cesare Casella has been awarded to Idan by the Almo Collegio Borromeo of Pavia.  Idan will give a "lectio magistralis" entitled "Brain in the computer: What did I learn from simulating the brain" at "Almo Collegio Borromeo" on the 22nd of May
  • ELSC Invites excellent undergraduate students (second year and over) to apply for a summer internship in one of the center's labs. for more information: https://elsc.huji.ac.il/education/undergraduate-program/summer-internships
  • Author: Lior Tiroshi, Joshua A. Goldberg Published in PLOS-Computational Biology on February 7, 2019 Abstract:
  • Author: Shai Berman, Shir Filo and Aviv A. Mezer Published in NeuroImage 195 on July 2019 Abstract:
  • "The ERC Advanced Grants back outstanding researchers throughout Europe. Their pioneering work has the potential to make a difference in people’s everyday life and deliver solutions to some of our most urgent challenges. The ERC gives these bright minds the possibility to follow their most creative
  • למרות פריצת הדרך של טכנולוגיית הבינה המלאכותית, קיימות עדיין סכנות בשילובה עם התנהגות אנושית. למשל, בכבישים בהם יש נהגים אנושיים לצד רכבים אוטונומיים, או ניתוח רפואי המתבצע ע"י "רובוט חכם" לצד מנתח אנושי. מה ניתן לעשות כדי להבטיח טכנולוגיית בינה בטוחה יותר?
  • Author: Itay Lieder, Vincent Adam, Or Frenkel, Sagi Jaffe-Dax, Maneesh Sahani, Merav Ahissar Published in Nature Neuroscience Volume 22, pages 256–264 (2019)
  • Prof. Tishby holds the Ruth and Stan Flinkman Chair for Brain Research at the Hebrew University, works at the interface of computer science and neuroscience. His research on information processing in biological systems has led to new insights important for both machine learning and brain function
  • ELSC congratulates Katarzyna Winek, MD/PhD for being awarded the Shimon Peres Postdoctoral Fellowship for 2018-2019. Katarzyna Winek, MD/PhD completed her medical studies at the Medical University of Warsaw and then graduated from the Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, investigating the gut