Using Deep Nets to Understand Visual Recognition in Mind and Brain

Lecture
Date:
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Hour: 15:00 - 16:00
Location:
Prof. Nancy Kanwisher
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Dept of Neuroscience, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, McGovern Institute for Brain Research, MIT, USA

In this talk I will describe two ongoing lines of work from my lab that use deep nets to better understand visual recognition and its neural and computational basis in the brain, by testing precise computational models against fMRI data from the ventral visual pathway, and by providing clues into why face recognition works the way it does in the human mind and brain. Zoom link to join- https://weizmann.zoom.us/j/96608033618?pwd=SEdJUkR2ZzRBZ3laUUdGbWR1VFJTdz09 Meeting ID: 966 0803 3618 Password: 564068 Host: Dr. Rita Schmidt rita.schmidt@weizmann.ac.il tel: 9070