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  • 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
  • Authors:   Adi Lixenberg and Mati Joshua Published in JNeurosci Journal of Neuroscience 5 December 2018, 38 (49)
  • Authors:     Amitay Nachmani, Roey Schurr, Leo Joskowicz, Aviv Mezer    Published in Medical Image Analysis Volume 52, February 2019, Pages 119-127
  • The winners are: Prof. Alexander Binshtok קשריות פונקציונלית של מעגלים הקפיים ומרכזיים המעבדים מידע הודות גירוים מכאיבים   Dr. Inbal Goshen מנגנונים מולקולריים ומבניים של שיפור זיכרון המתווך על־ידי אסטרוציטים   Prof. Udi Zohary שיקום יכולות ראייה באמצעות טכניקות למידה המעודדות שינויים 
  • ELSC Congratulates Dr. Inbal Goshen on being selected as a FENS-Kavli Network of Excellence scholar! The FENS-Kavli Network of Excellence is a network of 30 outstanding early to midcareer European neuroscientists.
  • Authors: Lotem Elber-Dorozko and Yonatan Loewenstein Link: https://elifesciences.org/articles/34248 Published in eLIFE on May 2018  
  • Author: William Heffley, Eun Young Song, Ziye Xu, Benjamin N. Taylor, Mary Anne Hughes, Andrew McKinney, Mati Joshuaand Court Hull  Link:https://www.nature.com/articles/s41593-018-0228-8 Published in Nature Neuroscience volume 21, September 2018