Shiva’s first paper was accepted in Neuron. Congratulations to Shiva. — [Mar 30, 2017]

We have received funding to support one graduate student for the coming year (2017). The project is focused on computational modeling of attentional processes and their interactions with other cognitive functions. To apply please visit the PBS’s admission page.  Pre-application inquiries are welcome and should be directed to Alireza Soltani. — [September 30, 2016]

Our poster, titled “Contributions of neural adaptation to value-based and perceptual choice,” won the Best Poster Award during the Society for Neuroeconomics Annual Meeting in Berlin. — [September 13, 2016]

We presented two posters at the Society for Neuroeconomics annual meeting in Berlin. — [August 30, 2016]

Congratulations to Katherine Rowe for winning both the Best Neuroscience Honor Thesis Award and the Best Neuroscience Thesis Presentation Award. — [June 11, 2016]

Congratulations to Lauren Harris for winning the Nickerson 1964 Psychology Award. — [June 11, 2016]

Our paper titled “Neural Substrates of Cognitive Biases during Probabilistic Inference” got accepted in Nature Communications. — [March, 23, 2016]

We presented our work titled “Hierarchical selection, reward-dependent metaplasticity, and choice under uncertainty” at the Computational and Systems Neuroscience (CoSyNe) meeting in Salt Lake City. — [March, 1, 2016]