logo Click here for the Institute for Clinical and Translational Science Home Page Click here for the UC Irvine Home Page
 
 
 
 

The ICTS Neuroimaging Unit presents a series of monthly talks on a wide range of different aspects of human brain mapping. Talks are held at various UCI main campus locations.

If you would like to be added to the notification mailing list for future talks, please contact the lecture series coordinator, Dr. Steven Cramer.

Next UCI Brain Map Colloquium:



Following chronologically is a list of past speakers and their respective topics.

  • Gunter Edlinger, Dipl.-Ing., Dr. techn., CEO
    g.tec medical engineering GmbH
    Current and future applications of non-invasive and invasive brain computer interfaces
    Monday, August 3, 2015 12:00:00 PM
  • Craig Stark, Ph.D
    Professor of Neurobiology and Behavior, UC Irvine
    The hippocampus, its circuitry, and memory: Effects of aging and individual differences
    Friday, May 15, 2015 12:00:00 PM
  • Jennifer Wu, Ph.D, MS3, Ph.D, MS3
    Dept. of Anatomy and Neurobiology & Medical Scientist Training Program, UC Irvine
    EEG studies of the human brain motor system-- New insights into learning and plasticity
    Friday, April 10, 2015 12:00:00 PM
  • Gregory Hickok, Ph.D
    Professor, Department of Cognitive Sciences, UC Irvine
    The Neural Basis of Speech and Language: New Evidence from (mostly) Lesion Studies
    Friday, February 20, 2015 12:00:00 PM
  • Lydia Min-Ying Su, Ph.D
    Professor and Director for Center for Functional Onco-Imaging, Department of Radiological Sciences, UC Irvine
    Multi-Modality and Multi-Parametric Brain Imaging
    Friday, January 23, 2015 12:00:00 PM
  • Richard M. Leahy, Ph.D
    Professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
    Analyzing Brain Mapping Data
    Friday, October 31, 2014 12:00:00 PM
  • Son-Hee Lyu, Ph.D & George Sperling, Ph.D
    Department of Cognitive Sciences, UC Irvine
    fMRI BOLD Responses to Linear Stereo-Defined Motion
    Friday, May 30, 2014 12:00:00 PM
  • Jack J Lin, M.D.
    Associate Professor, Dept. Neurology, UC Irvine
    The big picture: How changes in global brain connectivity facilitate epileptic seizures and cognitive deficits
    Friday, April 25, 2014 12:00:00 PM
  • Scott Holland, Ph.D
    Tecklenberg Family Chair of Pediatric Literacy, Professor of Radiology, Pediatrics, Physics, Otolaryngology & Neuroscience, University of Cincinnati
    Neuroplasticity in Functional Brain Networks Supporting Language Development and Recovery in Children
    Friday, March 21, 2014 12:00:00 PM
  • Steve Cramer, M.D.
    Professor, Depts. Neurology, Anatomy & Neurobiology, and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Application of Neuroimaging Methods in a Clinical Trial Context
    Friday, February 7, 2014 12:00:00 PM
  • Dimitri Van De Ville, Ph.D
    Professor & Director Medical Image Processing Lab
    Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) and
    University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Fractals in your brain: linking scale-free dynamics of EEG microstates with fMRI resting-state oscillations
    Friday, August 30, 2013 12:00:00 PM
  • Hernando Ombao, Ph.D
    Associate Professor, Deptartment of Statistics, UCI
    Statistical Models for Effective Connectivity, Behavior and Treatment Outcomes
    Friday, May 10, 2013 12:00:00 PM
  • Ron Frostig, Ph.D
    Professor, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior
    The spread - a new structure-function principle of cortical organization
    Friday, April 12, 2013 12:00:00 PM
  • Evan Morris, Ph.D
    Associate Professor in Diagnostic Radiology, Biomedical Engineering, and Psychiatry Yale University
    Dynamic Dopamine Images from PET Data: A New View of the Neurochemistry of Smoking
    Friday, February 1, 2013 12:00:00 PM
  • Ana Solodkin, Ph.D
    Associate Professor Departments of Anatomy & Neurobiology and Neurology
    Elucidating plasticity of cerebellar white matter pathways in Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 6
    Friday, January 18, 2013 12:00:00 PM
  • Todd Parrish, Ph.D
    Associate Professor Director of Neuroimaging Center for Translation Imaging Departments of Radiology and Biomedical Engineering Northwestern University
    Exploring plasticity in the brain with neuroimaging
    Friday, November 16, 2012 12:00:00 PM
  • Multiple campus groups with brief presentations.
    Friday, October 12, 2012 12:00:00 PM
  • Emily D. Grossman, Ph.D
    Associate Professor, Department of Cognitive Sciences
    The How, Where and Why of Biological Motion Perception
    Friday, May 18, 2012 12:00:00 PM
  • Min-Ying Lydia Su, Ph.D
    Professor, Department of Radiological Sciences and Physics Director, Tu & Yuen Center for Functional Onco-Imaging
    Structural MRI and DTI for Child Development and Clinical Applications
    Friday, April 27, 2012 12:00:00 PM
  • Mike D'Zmura, Ph.D
    Professor, Departments of Cognitive Sciences
    Imagined speech and intended direction from EEG
    Friday, February 17, 2012 12:00:00 PM
  • DTI users group meeting
    Friday, November 18, 2011 12:00:00 PM
  • Multiple campus groups with brief presentations.
    Friday, October 21, 2011 12:00:00 PM
  • Ramesh Srinivasan, Ph.D
    Associate Professor, Departments of Cognitive Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
    Multimodal imaging of attention networks with EEG/MEG and EEG/fMRI
    Friday, May 20, 2011 12:00:00 PM
  • Alyssa A. Brewer, M.D., Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor, Department of Cognitive Sciences
    'Clover Leaf' Clusters in Human Visual Cortex
    Friday, April 8, 2011 12:00:00 PM
  • Orhan Nalcioglu, PhD, FIEEE, FAAPM, FISMR
    Professor of Radiological Sciences, Physics, and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
    Simultaneous MRI & SPECT
    Friday, February 25, 2011 12:00:00 PM
  • Steven G. Potkin, M.D.
    Professor of Psychiatry
    Using Brain Imaging to Identify Novel Risk Genes and the Gene Regulatory Networks in Which They Participate
    Friday, January 14, 2011 12:00:00 PM
  • Paul Yushkevich, Ph.D
    Assistant Professor Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania
    Increasing the spatial specificity of neuroimaging biomarkers: new approaches to structural, functional and diffusion MRI analysis
    Friday, November 19, 2010 12:00:00 PM
  • Multiple campus groups with brief presentations.
    Friday, October 22, 2010 12:00:00 PM
  • L. Tugan Muftuler, Ph.D
    Assistant Professor, Center for Functional Onco-Imaging
    Cortical and Subcortical Changes in Normally Developing Children
    Friday, April 30, 2010 12:00:00 PM
  • Mick Rugg, Ph.D
    Professor, Center for the Neurobiology of Learning & Memory
    The functional significance of retrieval-related modulation of hippocampal BOLD responses
    Friday, April 9, 2010 12:00:00 PM
  • Craig Stark, Ph.D
    Associate Professor Dept. of Neurobiology and Behavior, Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory
    High-resolution DTI imaging of the perforant path
    Friday, February 12, 2010 12:00:00 PM
  • Greg Hickok, Ph.D
    Professor, Department Cognitive Science Director, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience
    Title To be determined
    Friday, January 22, 2010 12:00:00 PM
  • Frithjof Kruggel, M.D., Ph.D.
    Professor, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, UCI
    Brain Morphometry: An Update
    Friday, November 6, 2009 12:00:00 PM
  • Multiple campus groups with brief presentations.
    Friday, October 2, 2009 12:00:00 PM
  • Ana Solodkin, Ph.D
    University of Chicago
    Human Motor Function: A Connectivity Approach
    Thursday, May 14, 2009 10:00:00 AM
  • Jeff Krichmar, Ph.D
    Assistant Professor, Department of Cognitive Sciences
    Neurorobotics, Neuromodulation, and Modeling Cognitive Function
    Friday, April 10, 2009 12:00:00 PM
  • Jeffrey Johnson
    Postgraduate Researcher Department Neurobiology & Behavior
    Multi-voxel pattern analysis and its application to studies of memory retrieval
    Friday, February 27, 2009 12:00:00 PM
  • Jessica Turner, Ph.D
    Project Manager FBIRN Project Scientist Dept. Psychiatry & Human Behavior UCI
    Functional and Structural Imaging with a Genome-wide Scan in Schizophrenia
    Friday, January 23, 2009 12:00:00 PM
  • Greg Hickok, Ph.D
    Professor, Department Cognitive Science Director, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience
    Recent progress in understanding the functional anatomy of language
    Friday, November 21, 2008 12:00:00 PM
  • Multiple campus groups with brief presentations.
    Friday, October 31, 2008 12:00:00 PM
  • L. Tugan Muftuler, Ph.D
    Assistant Professor, Center for Functional Onco-Imaging
    DTI Workshop
    Friday, May 23, 2008 12:00:00 PM
  • Emanuela Tura and Jessica Turner, Ph.D
    Dept. of Psychiatry
    Working Memory Networks in Schizophrenia Modulate With Memory Load and Response Time
    Friday, April 4, 2008 12:00:00 PM
  • Craig Stark, Ph.D
    Associate Professor, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, UC Irvine
    High Resolution Imaging of the Human Hippocampus
    Friday, February 15, 2008 12:00:00 PM
  • Alyssa Brewer, Ph.D
    Department of Cognitive Sciences
    Visual field maps: from properties to plasticity in human and macaque cortex
    Friday, January 18, 2008 12:00:00 PM
  • William Jagust, M.D.
    Professor of Public Health and Neuroscience, Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California Berkeley and Faculty Senior Scientist at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
    Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease: Brain Imaging as a Biomarker
    Friday, November 30, 2007 12:00:00 PM
  • Multiple campus groups with brief presentations.
    Friday, October 26, 2007 12:00:00 PM
  • Richard A. Andersen, Ph.D
    James G. Boswell Professor of Neuroscience, Calif. Inst. Technology
    Planning and decision-making in parieto-frontal circuits.
    Friday, April 20, 2007 12:00:00 PM
  • L. Tugan Muftuler, Ph.D
    Assistant Professor, Center for Functional Onco-Imaging
    Overview of SENSE imaging in fMRI, advantages and disadvantages
    Friday, March 9, 2007 12:00:00 PM
  • David Lyon
    Dept. Anatomy & Neurobiology
    Relating Structure to Function in Primate Visual Cortex: Areas, Modules and Circuits
    Friday, February 23, 2007 1:00:00 PM
  • Jeff Riley, M.D.
    Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept Neurology, UCI
    The effects of recurrent seizures on white matter development: A diffusion tensor tractography study
    Friday, January 19, 2007 12:00:00 PM
  • Frithjof Kruggel, M.D., Ph.D.
    Professor, Dept Biomedical Engineering
    Influence of Gender and Age on Brain Structures
    Friday, November 17, 2006 12:00:00 PM
  • Multiple campus groups with brief presentations.
    Friday, October 20, 2006 12:00:00 PM
  • Sara Ghazi
    Dept. of Otolaryngology
    Cortical Regions Involved In The Processing Of Easy And Difficult Auditory-Visual Speech Perception
    Friday, May 19, 2006 12:00:00 PM
  • Sean P. Deeny, Ph.D.
    Post-doctoral Scholar, Institute for Brain Aging and Dementia
    Exercise, Aging, and APOE Genotype: EEG and MEG evidence for benefit of physical activity in APOE e4 carriers
    Friday, March 17, 2006 12:00:00 PM
  • Adam P.R. Smith
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience Institute of Neurology, University College London
    From segregation to integration: an experimental perspective on Dynamic Causal Modelling
    Friday, February 24, 2006 12:00:00 PM
  • Jeff Johnson, Ph.D.
    Postdoctoral researcher, Center for the Neurobiology of Learning & Memory
    ERP and fMRI Investigations of Retrieval Orientation
    Friday, January 27, 2006 12:00:00 PM
  • Multiple campus groups with brief presentations.
    Friday, November 18, 2005 12:00:00 PM
  • Multiple campus groups with brief presentations.
    Friday, October 21, 2005 12:00:00 PM
  • Paul Rodriguez, Ph.D.
    Associate Specialist, Department of Cognitive Science, UC Irvine
    Infrastructure, common questions, and solutions.
    Friday, September 23, 2005 12:00:00 PM
  • Emily Grossman, Ph.D.
    Dept. of Cognitive Sciences
    Brain Areas Involved in Perception of Biological Motion
    Wednesday, June 22, 2005 12:00:00 PM
  • Steven C. Cramer, MD
    Depts. Neurology and Anatomy & Neurobiology, UC Irvine
    Effects of Spinal Cord Injury On Brain Function
    Friday, May 6, 2005 12:00:00 PM
  • Michael D. Rugg, Ph.D.
    Professor, Center for the Neurobiology of Learning & Memory
    Comparing task-related neural activity across groups: the example of aging and memory.
    Friday, December 12, 2003 12:00:00 PM
  • David van Dyk, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor, Dept. of Statistics
    A Poisson-Model-Based Image Restoration Technique with Applications in High-Energy Astrophysics.
    Friday, November 21, 2003 12:00:00 PM
  • Jessica Turner, Ph.D.
    Dept. of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Specialist in Research, UC Irvine
    Multi-site Imaging Collaborations.
    Friday, October 17, 2003 11:30:00 AM
  • Don Hoffman, Ph.D.
    Professor, Dept. Cognitive Sciences
    Brain Imaging Studies of Face Perception.
    Monday, September 1, 2003 12:00:00 PM
  • Steve Potkin, Ph.D.
    Director of Clinical Research, Dept of Psychiatry & Human Behavior
    New Imaging Studies in Neuropsychiatric Disorders.
    Friday, August 8, 2003 12:00:00 PM
  • Greg Hickok, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor Cognitive Sciences
    How Speech is Like Vision: Parallels in Cortical Organization.
    Friday, July 18, 2003 12:00:00 PM
  • Lydia Su, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor, Dept. Radiological Sciences & John Tu and Thomas Yuen Center for Functional Onco-Imaging, UC Irvine
    Imaging of Structural and Cerebrovascular Changes in Aging Brain.
    Friday, June 27, 2003 12:00:00 PM
  • Gordon Shaw, Ph.D.
    Professor Emeritus, Dept. Physics
    Generalized Mozart Effect.
    Friday, May 9, 2003 12:00:00 PM
  • Z. H. Cho, Ph.D.
    UCI Depts of Radiological Sciences & Psychiatry and Human Behavior
    Promises & Problems in Functional Brain Imaging - from Physics to Molecules.
    Friday, April 11, 2003 12:00:00 PM
  • Multiple campus groups with brief presentations.
    Friday, January 24, 2003 12:00:00 PM
  • Multiple campus groups with brief presentations.
    Friday, October 1, 2004 12:00:00 PM
  • Ron Frostig, Ph.D.
    Depts. Neurology and Anatomy & Neurobiology, UC Irvine
    Imaging adult cortical plasticity: moving out of the box.
    Friday, March 18, 2005 12:00:00 PM
  • Adam Aron, Ph.D.
    Post-doc, Dept. of Psychology, UCLA
    The frontostriatal basis of task-switching: fMRI and human lesion studies.
    Friday, April 1, 2005 12:00:00 PM
  • Ramesh Srinivasan, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor, Cognitive Sciences, UC Irvine
    Dynamics properties of functional connections in the human brain.
    Friday, February 18, 2005 12:00:00 PM
  • Paul Rodriguez, Ph.D.
    Associate Specialist, Department of Cognitive Science, UC Irvine
    Path Analysis in fMRI.
    Friday, May 21, 2004 12:00:00 PM
  • Nicole Gage, Ph.D.
    Assistant Researcher M.I.N.D. Institute Scholar Department of Cognitive Sciences, UC Irvine
    Temporal Resolution and Integration Properties of Human Auditory Cortex: MEG Investigations.
    Friday, April 23, 2004 12:00:00 PM
  • Steven C. Cramer, MD
    Depts. Neurology and Anatomy & Neurobiology, UC Irvine
    Mapping the human motor system after CNS injury.
    Friday, March 26, 2004 12:00:00 PM
  • Jogesh Mukherjee, Ph.D.
    Assoc Prof, Dept. Psychiatry & Human Behavior, UC Irvine
    Neuroreceptor Mapping in the Brain.
    Friday, February 20, 2004 12:00:00 PM
  • Jessica Turner, Ph.D.
    Dept. of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Specialist in Research, UC Irvine
    Multi-site fMRI calibration and combination.
    Friday, January 7, 2005 12:00:00 PM
  • Lydia Su, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor, Dept. Radiological Sciences & John Tu and Thomas Yuen Center for Functional Onco-Imaging, UC Irvine
    Atrophy, Cellular Structural Changes, and Vascular Abnormality in Early AD, MCI, and Normal Controls.
    Friday, December 3, 2004 12:00:00 PM
  • Chuansheng Chen, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor, Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, UC Irvine
    Brain Asymmetry and the Processing of Native and Second Language.
    Friday, November 19, 2004 12:00:00 PM