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CVCN Colloquium Series 2012

Each year, the CVCN invites leading researchers in the fields of visual and cognitive neurosciences to our laboratories and the NDSU campus to meet with faculty and students to exchange ideas and information, and to give public presentations describing important new discoveries made in their own laboratories. Here is a list of 2012 speakers.

Spring 2012 Speakers

Matt Hilimire, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology
Georgia Tech University
Atlanta, GA
Competition and selectivity in the human visual system: Evidence from event-related brain potentials

Jessica Green, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology
Duke University
Durham, NC
The cortical circuitry of attention

Jeff Johnson, Ph.D.
Department of Psychiatry
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI
Mechanisms of visual working memory

Ferid Murad, M.D., Ph.D.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
George Washington University
Washington, DC
Discovery of nitric oxide and cyclic GMP in cell signaling and their role in drug development

Erin Conwell, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology
North Dakota State University
Fargo, ND
Why category ambiguity is not a problem for language learners