Systems Neuroscience

Sensation, Action selection, Motor system, Neuromodulation, Feeding, Behavioral evolution, Connectomics, Electrophysiology, Functional imaging, Functional manipulations through optogenetics/thermogenetics/chemogenetics

Affiliated Faculty

Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

Basic mechanisms and disorders of neural plasticity; the role of microRNAs in stem cell differentiation.

Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

Combining theory and experimentation to understand how navigational decisions come about in terms of neural-circuit computation.

Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

Genetics, Neural Circuits, and Motor sequences.

Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

Vertebrate developmental biology; growth factors and axis specification in Xenopus.