• Kijung successfully defends his Ph.D. thesis (Nov 2015).
  • Lab receives a Brain Initiative award from NIH (Sept 2015).
  • John successfully defends his Ph.D. thesis (Aug 2015).
  • Abhranil Das joins group as Ph.D. student (June 2015).
  • "Simons Collaboration on the Global Brain" Research Award (May 2014).
  • Yongseok defends his Ph.D. thesis -- congrats! (April 2014).
  • Lab awarded an HFSP Research Grant for collaborative proposal on navigation (March 2014).
  • Birgit Kriener joins group as postdoc (Jan. 2014).
  • John's review of the spatial navigation circuit, from a functional and computational perspective, available for download (Nov. 2013).
  • Downloadable simulation code: available from our website.
  • Ila awarded US-German CRCNS grant for collaborative proposal on navigation and aging (Oct. 2013).
  • Kijung's paper showing specific evidence of 2-d continuous attractor dynamics in the brain appears in Nature Neuroscience (July 2013).
  • Ila wins UT's College of Natural Sciences Teaching Excellence Award (Apr. 2013).
  • Ila wins Young Investigator award from the Office of Naval Research (Apr. 2013).
  • Ila gives invited plenary talk at Cosyne 2013 (Feb. 2013).
  • Kijung wins Cosyne travel award (Jan. 2013).
  • Three posters accepted at Cosyne 2013.
  • Paper on memory, diffusion, and an information-diffusion inequality appears in PNAS (Oct. 2012).
  • Yongseok presents at Allerton conference. Refereed manuscript appears in proceedings (Oct. 2012).
  • Downloadable simulation code: posted on our website (Sept. 2012).
  • John wins Burroughs-Wellcome Fund award to attend the MCN course in Woods Hole (Mar.2012).
  • Five posters accepted at Cosyne. Kijung and Ozan win travel grants (Jan. 2012).
  • Paper on exponentially precise population codes appears in Nature Neuroscience (Sept. 2011).
  • Ila selected to be a McKnight Scholar (May 2011).
  • KiJung completes master's thesis (May 2011).
  • John wins best poster prize in the Austin Conference on Learning and Memory (ACLM) (April 2011).