ATTENTION AND DECISIONS
How do our thoughts shape our actions? How do our actions shape and focus our thoughts? Our laboratory studies the links between cognition and decision making in behavioral, computational and physiological terms.
Of central interest in the lab are the mechanisms of information sampling, active learning and curiosity, and their significance for attention, decisions and cognitive control.
Mike Cohanpour has been awarded an NIH NRSA Predoctoral Fellowship (F31) to study the neural mechanisms of perceptual curiosity using fMRI
Jackie is interviewed by Paul Middlebrooks with Bob Wilson on Brain Inspired
Jackie is interviewed by Gill Eapen on Scientific Sense
Gottlieb, J., Cohanpour, M., Li, Y., Singletary, N., and Zabeh, E. (2020): Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences, doi: 10.1016/j.cobeha.2020.07.016.
Reward uncertainty asymmetrically affects information transmission within the monkey fronto-parietal network.
Taghizadeh, B., Foley, N.C., Karimimehr, S., Cohanpour, M., Semework, M., Sheth, S.A., Lashgari, R., and Gottlieb, J. (2020) Nature Communications Biology, doi:10.1038/s42003-020-01320-6.
Jackie presents at the Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems in Vancouver, Canada on December 13-14, 2019.
Columbia News Article
Jackie contributes to and is interviewed for a Columbia News article on Why Being Bored Can Be Hazardous to Your Health.
SFN Nanosymposium, Sunday pm
Nicholas Singletary organizes a nano symposium on Information Seeking at the Society for Neuroscience annual meeting in Chicago, IL.
Foley, N., Cohanpour, M., Semework, M., Sheth, S., and Gottlieb, J. (2019): BiorXiv, doi: 10.1101/769869.
Jackie is the Kavli Neuroscience Workshop speaker at the Society for Neuroeconomics meeting in Dublin, Ireland.
Mike Cohanpour passes his qualifying exam and is a PhD candidate. Congratulations!
Kobayashi, Ravaioli, Baranes, Woodford and Gottlieb,
Nature Human Behavior, 2019 Apr 15. doi: 10.1038/s41562-019-0589-3. Supplementary material.
Horan, M., Daddaoua, N., and Gottlieb, J. Nature Neuroscience. 2019 Aug;22(8):1327-1335. Supplementary Material
Information sampling in neuroscience and economics.
Yuhao Jin (aka Leo) is accepted to the Columbia Biology PhD program.
Gottlieb and Oudeyer, Nat Rev Neurosci. 2018 Dec;19(12):758-770. doi: 10.1038/s41583-018-0078-0.
Mike Cohanpour joins the lab for his PhD, co-supervised with Mariam Aly.
Nick Singletary passes his qualifications and is now a PhD candidate.
Nick Singletary joins the lab for his PhD, co-supervised with Guillermo Horga.
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