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October 18, 2022
PhD candidate Raúl Mojica Soto-Albors seeks to understand the rules of plasticity that underlie neuronal behavior.
Olivia Young | Office of Graduate Education
When he matriculated in 2019 as a graduate student, Raúl Mojica Soto-...
September 25, 2022
Neuroscience PhD student Fernanda De La Torre uses complex algorithms to investigate philosophical questions about perception and reality.
Leah Campbell | School of Science
Although Fernanda De La Torre still has several years...
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September 19, 2022
Dear General Vision Sciences & Engineering communities,

The goal of the Fourth Workshop on Shared Visual Representations in Human and Machine Intelligence (SVRHM) at NeurIPS 2022 is to discuss and disseminate relevant...
August 30, 2022
On its own, a new machine-learning model discovers linguistic rules that often match up with those created by human experts.
Adam Zewe | MIT News Office
Human languages are notoriously complex, and linguists have long thought it...
August 25, 2022
MIT scientists have discovered a population of neurons that light up whenever we see images of food.
Anne Trafton | MIT News Office
A gooey slice of pizza. A pile of crispy French fries. Ice cream dripping down a cone on a hot...
August 12, 2022
By Kim Hyun-bin
Hyundai Motor Group announced Friday the launch of the Boston Dynamics AI Institute with the goal of making fundamental advances in artificial intelligence (AI), robotics and intelligent machines. Hyundai and...
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...

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