Events

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CogNovo - Mondays from 12.00 onwards; CRNS - Fridays 14.00-15.00;
ICCMR - Thursdays 14.00-15.30; Transtechnology - Wednesdays (monthly), 12.30-15.00 

 

Cognition Institute Research Seminars in Link

Link 3 Seminar Space

 

CogNovo - Mondays from 12.00 onwards (refreshments provided):

CRNS - Fridays 14.00-15.00

ICCMR - Thursdays 14.00-15.30 

Transtechnology - Wednesdays (monthly), 12.30-15.00 (tea & coffee provided)

 

The Cognition Institute is pleased to announce that many of the external seminars hosted by research groups within the institute will now be taking place in a single venue – the workshop space in Link 3. The space will host weekly and monthly seminars by Transtechnology, School of Psychology, CRNS and CogNovo amongst others.

Dates and times for the confirmed talks are below:

 

Psychology

22/10/2014

Lee Hogarth (University of Exeter) - Learning mechanisms underpinning human drug dependence 

TransTechnology

22/10/2014

The Hypnotic Image: between named emotion and affect

CRNS

23/10/2014

Yukie Nagai  (Osaka University) - Robotics and Human-Robot Interaction 

CRNS

24/10/2014

Anna Esposito  (IIASS, Naples) - Socially believable behaving systems: Needs and challenges in processing social information

Psychology

29/10/2014

Jenny Thomson (University of Sheffield) - The digitization of reading development: affordances and challenges. 

ICCMR

30/10/2014

Duncan Williams  (Plymouth University) - Biomedical Applications of Audio Technology 

CogNovo

03/11/2014

David Shanks (University College London) - Null Hypothesis Significance Testing, False Negatives, and the Illusion of Unconscious Learning

Psychology

05/11/2014

Juliane Kaminski, (University of Portsmouth) - Do dogs get the point? Dogs' understanding of human communication 

Psychology

12/11/2014

Ray Norbury (University of Roehampton) - TBC

CRNS

14/11/2014

Claudia Clopath  (Imperial College London) - Synaptic plasticity and its functional implications

CogNovo

17/11/2014

Stefano Nolfi (Institute of Cognitive Science and Technologies, Rome) - TBC

Psychology

19/11/2014

Bob Johnston (University of Kent) - TBC

TransTechnology

19/11/2014

Edenic Technologies: Machines of innocence and oblivion

Psychology

26/11/2014

TBC

ICCMR

27/11/2014

Aurelien Antoine  (Plymouth University) - Computer-Aided Musical Composition

CogNovo

01/12/2014

Mark Runco (University of Georgia, USA) - Testing Theories of Creative Cognition with New Assessments

Psychology

03/12/2014

Harriet Over (University of York) - The origins of belonging: social motivation in young children 

CRNS

05/12/2014

Shadowhand Robotics - The development of the shadowhand 

CogNovo

08/12/2014

Patrick Tresset  (University of London) - Artistically Skilled Embodied Agents

Psychology

10/12/2014

Bas Verplanken (University of Bath) - TBC

CRNS

12/12/2014

Anil Bharath (Imperial College London) - Image analysis and signal processing 

TransTechnology

17/12/2014

Instrumental Recirculation: Simulating health – the very idea!

CRNS

09/01/2015

Adam Ponzi (Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology, Japan) - Edge of Chaos in the Striatum and Temporal Expectation 

Psychology

14/01/2015

Rogier Kievit (University of Cambridge) - The Frontal Lobe Hypothesis Revisited: A Psychometric Approach to Neurocognitive Ageing

ICCMR

15/01/2015

Alexis Kirke (Plymouth University) - Music as Computational Media

CogNovo

19/01/2015

Patrick Tresset (University of London) - Artistically Skilled Embodied Agents

TransTechnology

21/01/2015

Technophillia: Technologies for the Corrupted Body

Psychology

21/01/2015

Gregor Hasler (University of Zurich) - Social Neuroscience and Psychiatry

Psychology

28/01/2015 LINK 107

Patti Adank (UCL) - Cognitive Neuroscience (Language)

CogNovo

02/02/2015

Mark Sprevak (University of Edinburgh) - Predictive coding

Psychology

04/02/2015

Martin Yeomans (University of Sussex) - TBC

ICCMR

11/02/2015

Edward Braund  (Plymouth University) - Bio-computer Music

Psychology

11/02/2015

Alexandra Freund (University of Zurich) - TBC

TransTechnology

18/02/2015

The Opaque Lens: Affect and Subversion in Media Practices

Psychology

18/02/2015

Anthony McGregor (University of Durham) - TBC

Psychology

25/02/2015

Phil Higham (University of Southampton) - TBC

CogNovo

02/03/2015

Tim Ingold (University of Aberdeen) - Personal knowledge: embodied, extended or animate?

Psychology

04/03/2015

Wouter Poortinga (University of Cardiff) - TBC

CogNovo

09/03/2015

Takashi Ikegami (University of Tokyo) - TBC

Psychology

11/03/2015

Brad Love (UCL) - TBC

ICCMR

12/03/2015

Nuria Bonet Filella  (Plymouth University) - Sonification of Dark Matter

TransTechnology

18/03/2015

Acetic Image: Technologies of Disavowal

Psychology

18/03/2015

Matt Davis (University of Cambridge) - TBC

Psychology

25/03/2015

Doug Martin  (University of Aberdeen) - TBC

ICCMR

26/03/2015

Jared Drayton (Plymouth University) - Articulatory Vocal Synthesis with Genetic Algorithms

ICCMR

01/04/2015

Duncan Williams  (Plymouth University) - Biomedical Applications of Audio Technology

CRNS

03/04/2015

Anil SethTBC

TransTechnology

22/04/2015

Facts, Concerns and Topics: Transdisciplinarity and the provisional ‘Real’

TransTechnology

20/05/2015

"Drawing Things Together” (Latour)

CogNovo

08/06/2015

Paul Thagard (University of Waterloo, Canada) - TBC

CogNovo

15/06/2015

Keith Sawyer (University of North Carolina) - TBC

 

For more up-to-date information and titles/abstracts please visit the relevant research group websites:

Transtechnology

ICCMR

CRNS

CogNovo