On July 1, 2021, at a meeting of the Centre for Cognition and Decision Making of the HSE University, the preliminary defence of Ph.D. thesis by Nikita Novikov on the topic "Modelling the effect of oscillations on a spiking network of working memory" will take place.
Academic supervisor: Gutkin Boris Samuel (Ph.D. Theoretical Neuroscience, Leading Research Fellow)
Beginning at 16:00.
On March 17, 2021, a junior researcher at the Centre for Cognition & Decision Making, Mikhail Pokhodai, successfully received his PhD in Psychology with a thesis on "Modality of attention and syntactic choice in English and Russian languages"
Scientists at HSE University have learned that disagreeing with the opinion of other people leaves a ‘trace’ in brain activity, which allows the brain to later adjust its opinion in favour of the majority-held point of view. The article was published in Scientific Reports.
International Laboratory for Social Neurobiology, Institute of Cognitive Neurosciences, Higher School of Economics, together “H.Turner National Medical Research Center for Сhildren's Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery” of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation won the contest of grants of the RSF for conducting interdisciplinary projects.
Сотрудники Института когнитивных нейронаук из научной группы Нейродинамики выиграли грант на конкурсе лучших проектов фундаментальных научных исследований, выполняемых ведущими молодежными коллективами («Стабильность»).