Faculty

UW COMPUTATIONAL NEUROSCIENCE CENTER

Theorists

 

Faculty Name Department Research Area
Wyeth Bair Biological Structure Computer modeling of visual cortical circuits
Bing Brunton Biology Data-driven, low-dimensional dynamic models of neuronal networks
Michael Buice Allen Institute for Brain Science & Affiliate faculty, UW Applied Mathematics Machine intelligence and network dynamics
Howard Chizeck Electrical Engineering Control of disease through neural implants
Christof Koch  Allen Institute for Brain Science & Affiliate faculty, UW Biology Biophysics of computation; neural correlates of consciousness
Adrienne Fairhall (co-director) Physiology & Biophysics Adaptive neural coding
Emily Fox Statistics Bayesian approaches to time-series and longitudinal data analysis
Nathan Kutz Applied Mathematics Nonlinear dynamics and dimensionality reduction
Stefan Mihalas Allen Institute for Brain Science & Affiliate faculty, UW Applied Mathematics Biological circuits and neural coding
Rajesh Rao Computer Science & Engineering Computational modeling and brain-computer interfaces
Eric Shea-Brown (co-director) Applied Mathematics Nonlinear dynamics in neural computation
Andrea Stocco Psychology and ILabs Cognitive neuroscience
Eli Shlizerman Electrical Engineering Dynamical models of neural processing
Emo Todorov Applied Math / Computer Science Optimal control of complex movements
Daniela Witten Biostatistics Big data in neuroscience

 

Experimental affiliates

Faculty Name Department Research Area
Geoff Boynton Psychology Functional imaging of vision
Thomas Daniel Biology Sensorimotor integration and flight control
Beth Buffalo Physiology & Biophysics Learning, memory and navigation in primates
Eberhard Fetz Physiology & Biophysics Motor control and brain-computer interfaces
Ione Fine Psychology Encoding models for visual prostheses
David Gire Psychology Neural circuit mechanisms of sensory processing and decision-making
Bertil Hille Physiology & Biophysics Biophysics of neuronal signal transduction
Greg Horwitz Physiology & Biophysics Cortical color processing
Adrian KC Lee Speech and Hearing Sciences,
I-LABS
Auditory attention, Magnetoencephalography, Brain-Computer Interfaces
Sheri Mizumori Psychology Learning and Memory
William Moody Biology Cortical development
Chet Moritz Rehabilitation Medicine,
Physiology & Biophysics
Neuroprostheses for brain and spinal cord injury
Scott Murray Psychology Visual neuroimaging
Lee Osterhout Psychology EEG signals of language processing
Anitha Pasupathy Biological Structure Neurobiology of visual shape processing
David Perkel Biology,
Otolaryngology
Neural mechanisms of vocal learning
Steve Perlmutter Physiology & Biophysics Motor control, neural plasticity, neuroprostheses for spinal cord injury
Nino Ramirez Neurosurgery
Seattle Children’s Research Institute
Neural control of rhythmic activity
Fred Rieke Physiology & Biophysics Sensory signal processing in the retina
Jeff Riffell Biology Neuroecology and chemosensation
Ed Rubel Physiology & Biophysics Development of the auditory system
Jay Rubinstein Bioengineering,
Otolaryngology
Biophysics and engineering of cochlear implants
William Spain Physiology & Biophysics Biophysics of neuronal computation
John Tuthill Physiology & Biophyscis Neural coding of mechanosensation and motor control
Jason Yeatman Speech and Hearing Sciences,
Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences
Neurobiology of cognitive development and learning to read