August 27, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Professor Bram van Heuveln, Director of Undergraduate Studies in Cognitive Science, will review the latest news and informaton regarding the Cognitive Science BS program and opportunities for undergraduates to do independent study or research.Event Details
September 3, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
In this talk I discuss developments over the past year on a new version of Clarion, an open-source implementation written in Python. It is the foundation for Mockingbird, an interactive musical agent, which is intended to accompany a human performer in the genre known as "free improvisation," in the manner of composer Pauline Oliveros.
September 24, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
University of Rochester professor Deci discusses current research on human motivation, focusing on self-determination theory and its differentiation between types and qualities of motivation.
EMPAC Concert Hall
September 30, 2014 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Dr. Carl Hart, author of High Price: A Neuroscientist’s Journey of Self-Discovery That Challenges Everything You Know about Drugs and Society, is a groundbreaking neuroscientist at Columbia University. His story of growing up in one of Miami’s toughest neighborhoods shaped his scientific work in drug addiction. He will be the first speaker in the HASS Inquiry Lecture series for fall semester 2014.Event Details
October 8, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Professor Edward (Ted) Gibson, MIT, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences explores the application of information and communication theory in an attempt to explain language usage and production.Event Details
October 15, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Will discuss "The computational cognitive modeling of reference resolution"
October 22, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Will discuss, " Video Games as a Means to Improve Perceptual and Cognitive Abilities? The Promise and Challenges of Video Game Research."Event Details
November 5, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
How do video game skills develop, and what sets the top players apart? I will explore those question using gameplay data in two modern games, Halo: Reach and StarCraft 2.Event Details
November 19, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Lebo presents an improved approach to analytic processes that enables analysts to spend less time wrangling data and more time analyzing it.Event Details