September 01, 2018 - December 31, 2018
When: Every second Thursday from 13:00 to 14:00. First meeting September 20.
Where: Brams conference room, room A-103, Pavillon Marie-Victorin, Université de Montréal (90 Avenue Vincent-D’Indy, Outremont, H2V 2J7)
Are the effects of music on emotions, or music-induced emotions, part of your research interests and activities? Are you interested in learning how music brings us pleasure and why it is so rewarding? Have you always wanted to know more about the differences between felt and perceived musical emotions, musicians and non-musicians, instrumental and vocal sounds?
October 23, 2018
A number of CRBLM researchers will be presenting alongside representatives from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the National Brain Research Centre, Manesar, India, at an informal symposium bringing together investigators, students, and postdocs focused around the topic of auditory learning and plasticity and its application to disorders. Attendance at the symposium is open and free to all members of the community, registration is required. More information here.
When: October 23, 2018
Where: MNI, De Grandpré Communications Centre
October 24, 2018
Title: Development and applications of portable functional brain imaging system using near-infrared spectroscopy
Functional near-infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS) is an effective and non-invasive functional brain imaging method. Neuronal activities of the brain are strongly coupled with the hemodynamics in the local cerebral cortex and the hemodynamics can be extracted by using the fact that the absorption spectra of oxy hemoglobin (HbO) and deoxy hemoglobin (HbR) differs in the near-infrared region of the spectrum. Read More
October 31, 2018
Meta-analysis is a powerful yet underused tool in experimental cognitive science. It allows researchers to leverage entire bodies of literature to get a broad and at the same time quantitative overview of a particular phenomenon, thereby promoting theory development and supporting study planning.
November 14, 2018
Technological advancements allow us to generate an ever-growing amount of data. This modernization represents both an opportunity to increase one’s research and a challenge of technological transition. Read More
October 19, 2018
Title: Open access scholarship: increasing and demonstrating impact
Are you interested increasing the potential reach and impact of your scholarship? Have you heard about Open Access, but don’t have the time, funds or energy to pursue it?