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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    Walking can build up the brain, stave off memory loss, study finds

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    Beckman welcomes Barbey, Diao as research theme co-chairs

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    Barbey edits new Cambridge Handbook

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    Seven students win 2021 Beckman Institute Graduate Fellowships

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    Google Research, Beckman researchers tap artificial intelligence to learn more about how intelligence is created in the human brain

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