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Monday, March 6, 2017

Graduate Student Seminar

Seminar: Oxyopia Seminar | March 6 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 489 Minor Hall

Rachel Albert, O’Brein Lab; Paul Cullen, Flanagan Lab

Neuroscience Institute, Helen Wills

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Friday, March 10, 2017

The nature of visual working memory: objects, scenes, and the role of semantic knowledge

Seminar: ICBS Seminar | March 10 | 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 5101 Tolman Hall

Tim Brady, University of California, San Diego

Neuroscience Institute, Helen Wills

In this talk, I’ll suggest a rethinking of the nature of visual working memory: first, I’ll argue that we have a separate object working memory and scene working memory system, which show themselves in a wide variety of tasks (ranging from developmental psychology to cognitive neuroscience) and each contribute to nearly all working memory tasks. Second, I’ll argue that working memory, like...   More >