Month: December 2014

Park at Developmental Brown Bag, Thurs. 12/4 at 12:45 p.m.

Joonkoo Park of UMass Psychological and Brain Sciences (Developmental) will be presenting in the Developmental Brown Bag series in Tobin 423 at 12:45. Everyone is welcome. Title: The Neural Basis of Numerical Intuition Abstract: Humans are endowed with an intuitive sense of number that allows us

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Rotello’s courses on Bayesian statistics and signal detection theory

Next semester (Spring 2015), Caren Rotello will be offering a graduate course on Bayesian statistics (Psych 740) MW 4 – 5:15 and a graduate seminar (Psych 891) on signal detection theory (see e.g. Macmillan & Creelman’s Detection Theory: A User’s

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Kurland at Cognitive Brown Bag, Weds. 12/3 at noon

Jacquie Kurland of UMass Communication Disorders will be presenting in the Cognitive Brown Bag series in Tobin 521B at noon. Everyone is welcome. The abstract for her talk: Evidence increasingly suggests that intensive language-action therapy, such as Constraint-Induced Language Therapy (CILT),

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Mahadevan at Machine Learning and Friends, Thurs. 12/4 at 12:30 p.m.

Sridhar Mahadevan of UMass Computer Science will be presenting “Deep Reasoning about Word Embeddings and Linguistic Regularities using Kernels on Lie Groups” to the UMass Machine Learning and Friends Lunch in Computer Science 150 this Thursday Dec. 4th at 12:30.

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