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August 12, 2022
Tomaso Poggio and team were awarded the 2021 Helmholtz Prize for their paper HMDB: A large video database for human motion recognition (H. Kuehne; H. Jhuang; E. Garrote; T. Poggio; T. Serre). The paper has been cited over 1400...
August 12, 2022
From Amnon Shashua's LinkedIn:
"Being entered into the Automotive Hall of Fame as this year’s mobility innovator is an incredible honor. 
 
It is even a greater privilege to be someone outside of the mainstream of car...
July 18, 2022
On July 11, 2022 at the nineteenth International Conference on Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in knowledge-based systems (IPMU 2022) in Milan, Italy, Prof. Tomaso Poggio delivered the plenary lecture on "The...
June 16, 2022
A new computational model could explain differences in recognizing facial emotions.
Matthew Hutson | McGovern Institute for Brain Research
Many of us easily recognize emotions expressed in others’ faces. A smile may mean...
May 30, 2022
Hate is a powerful negative emotion, but a word that is easy to say. For example, many of us profess to hate public figures, such as politicians. One has only to browse social media to find declarations of hate for those in the...
May 25, 2022
Podcast description [translated to English from Italian by Google]: They are two pioneers of artificial intelligence. Both Europeans transplanted to the United States, they are global reference points in research on the...
May 24, 2022
Brown and three other scientists recognized for advancing statistical, theoretical analyses of neuroscience data.
David Orenstein | Picower Institute for Learning and Memory
The Gruber Foundation announced on May 17 that Emery N...
May 24, 2022
Postbac Jessica Chomik-Morales hopes to inspire the next generation of Spanish-speaking scientists with her podcast, “Mi Ultima Neurona.”
Jennifer Michalowski | McGovern Institute for Brain Research

Jessica Chomik-Morales had a...
April 28, 2022
Prestigious honor society announces more than 250 new members.



Seven MIT faculty members are among more than 250 leaders from academia, the arts, industry, public policy, and research elected to the American Academy of Arts...
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April 27, 2022
Excerpt:
"The researchers, led by Nancy Kanwisher and collaborator Josh McDermott, had previously identified a population of neurons in the auditory cortex that respond specifically to music by using functional magnetic resonance...

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