Intelligence, Learning, and Plasticity

Intelligence, Learning, and Plasticity

Investigating the nature of human intelligence and decision-making

Members are uncovering their neural foundations and establishing new methods to enhance performance.

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  • Aron K. Barbey

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    Eight projects awarded funding for AI research to mitigate COVID-19

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    Determining the quantity and location of lipids in the brain

    Jonathan Sweedler at the Beckman Institute
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    Seven named 2020 Beckman Institute Graduate Fellows

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    Spinal cord gives bio-bots walking rhythm

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    Testing during studying improves memory and inference

    Prof. Aaron Benjamin with graduate student Jessica Siler review notes on her laptop in the atrium of the Psychology Building.