BIO-610 / 1 credit

Teacher(s): Petersen Carl, Invited lecturers (see below)

Language: English

Remark: Postponed to July 6-8 2022


Only this year


The goal of the course is to increase students' knowledge in the field of Neuroscience, with a particular emphasis on neuronal circuits responsible for sensation, motor control and sensorimotor interactions, as well as on their development and plasticity.



Invited speakers: David Kleinfeld, Michael Brecht, Hillel Adesnik, Alison Barth, Soohyun Lee, Patricia Gaspar, and others


neural circuits, cortical circuits, motor control, somatosensation, barrel cortex, behavior, rodents, whiskers

Assessment methods

Students will be evaluated by an assignment related to the research of the invited speakers.

In the programs

  • Number of places: 24
  • Exam form: Written & Oral (session free)
  • Subject examined: State of the Art Topics in Neuroscience XI
  • Lecture: 14 Hour(s)

Reference week