Author Archives: Francisco de Lacerda

About Francisco de Lacerda

Professor Member of The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

Global Neuroscience: Accelerating Bain Science Discovery

This was a very interesting session highlighting the importance of international coordination and collaboration in order to achieve better management of experimental data generated by different neurolabs.My understanding is that the group organizing the current AAAS session focuses mainly on … Continue reading

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AAAS 2019: Science Transcending Boudaries

Opening session Over 1000 attendees have gathered and are now waiting for the AAAS 2019’s opening session to begin. The very crowded ballroom where the opening session is about to start. Welcome, prizes and speeches The Philip Hague Abelson Prize … Continue reading

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AAAS 2019 in Washington DC is about to start

This morning at 07.00 it was still quiet. The registration for this year’s meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science opened later, at 07:30, but there was already at breakfast the usual vibrating atmosphere of engaged scientists. … Continue reading

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OHBM 2018 in Singapore

21 June was our last day in Singapore after an amazing week at the OHBM 2018 conference! OHBM 2018 brought together for a few days a wide multidisciplinary community dedicated to the study of the brain — brain function, morphology, … Continue reading

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Organization for Human Brain Mapping (OHBM)

SUBIC (Stockholm University Brain Imaging Centre) is attending the OHBM conference in Singapore. Our immediate goal at this stage is networking with international research groups of potential relevance for SUBIC. Karl Friston’s opening keynote lecture “I am, therefore I think”, … Continue reading

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Curious about the “yanny/laurel” effect?

Good! For a deeper understanding of this and many other speech perception phenomena, study Experimental Phonetics at Stockholm University, Department of Linguistics. Look for the upcoming application period: Sen anmälan Welcome to the Department of Linguistics’ multidisciplinary education and research on … Continue reading

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AAAS 2018: Closing the conference

Årets AAAS är nu avslutat. Det har varit ett fullspäckat schema för att försöka hänga med så mycket som möjligt och samtidigt interagera med andra konferensdeltagare. En konstant känsla av att inte hinna vara med på alla intressanta men konkurrerande … Continue reading

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