Date Speaker Lecture Supplemental Reading Principle of the Week
01/10/17 Nitz introduction & review of brain electrical potentials
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chapters 3-5
The Neuron Doctrine and
Law of Dynamic Polarization I
01/12/17 Nitz somatosensory system
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chapter 12 Topographic Representation
01/17/17 Nitz proprioception and the vestibular system
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chapters 11, 13 The Neuron Doctrine and
Law of Dynamic Polarization II
01/19/17 Nitz the visual system I
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chapters 9, 10 Overlay of Egocentric Maps I
01/24/17 Nitz the visual system II
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chapters 9, 10 Overlay of Egocentric Maps II
01/26/17 Nitz the auditory system and echolocation
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chapter 11 Active Sensing
01/31/17 Nitz review session for midterm I
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02/02/17 Nitz midterm I
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02/07/17 Nitz neuromodulatory systems and drugs of abuse
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chapter 6 Functional Anatomy
02/09/17 Nitz the hippocampus and spatial cognition
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02/14/17 Nitz basal ganglia and cerebellum
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chapter 14 Reentry
02/16/17 Nitz control and function of sleep-wake states
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chapter 19 Homeostasis
02/21/17 Nitz review session for midterm II
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02/23/17 Nitz midterm II (non cumulative)
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02/28/17 Nitz learning
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chapter 25 Fire Together-Wire Together
03/02/17 Nitz memory
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chapter 25
Implicit vs. Explicit Memory
03/07/17 Nitz motor control
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chapters 13, 14 The Population Code
03/09/17 Nitz prefrontal cortex, attention
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chapter 21 Top-Down Processing
03/14/17 Nitz review
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03/16/17 Nitz Final (non cumulative)
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