Attention (1:16:35)

Attention (1:16:35)

Date Posted: 

August 20, 2018

Date Recorded: 

July 26, 2018

CBMM Speaker(s): 

  • Brains, Minds and Machines Summer Course 2018

Associated CBMM Pages: 


Bob Desimone, MIT
Overview of the neural basis of attention in primate vision, evidence for its computational role in enhancing the neural encoding of attended objects in areas V4 and IT, models of the underlying neural circuitry, implementation of attention through neural synchrony within and across cortical areas, role of the frontal eye fields and ventral prearcuiate region of prefrontal cortex in top-down feature-based attentional control.

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