Victor M. Bearg Neuroscience Lecture Series
The Victor M. Bearg neuroscience lecture series is sponsored by Victor M. Bearg ('64), a Mellon College of Science graduate in physics. Mr. Bearg has generously endowed this Neuroscience Institute speaker series to bring dynamic lecturers to our community.
Erich Jarvis, 2020
Professor, Laboratory of Neurogenetics of Language and Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, The Rockefeller University
Evolution of brain pathways for vocal learning and speech; a personal journey
October 15, 2020
This year the Victor M. Bearg Neuroscience Lecture took place as part of CMU's Homecoming weekend.
University College London
The Neuroscience of Laughter
November 8, 2019
Google Deep Mind
Deep Learning and the Brain: Does the Brain Approximate Backpropagation?
April 12, 2018
Gerald E. Loeb
University of Southern California and CEO, SynTouch, Inc.
Understanding Human Haptics by Building Robotic Systems
March 8, 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
The Functional Logic of Cortical Circuits
February 29, 2016