5 Dec 2014 - 11:44
Professor Kenji Doya, head of the Neural Computation Unit at OIST
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22 Aug 2014 - 01:17
Lining up in a long queue for a popular restaurant or waiting for the arrival of a date requires a great deal of patience. Our lives are full of decisions involving patience, yet it needs to be...
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22 Aug 2014 - 01:16
Figure 2. Effect of serotonin activation on waiting for delayed reward The mouse easily could wait for 3 and 6 seconds to receive delayed food. When the duration was 9 seconds, the failure in waiting...
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Control of serotonin neural activity by light
22 Aug 2014 - 01:16
Figure 1. Control of serotonin neural activity by light (A) The picture on the left shows serotonin neurons in red. The middle picture shows neurons expressing light sensitive proteins in green. The...
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11 Apr 2014 - 09:43
A new paper by OIST’s Neural Computation Unit has demonstrated the usefulness of robots in studying evolution.  Published in PLOS ONE, Stefan Elfwing, a...
Type: News Article
10 Apr 2014 - 15:31
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10 Apr 2014 - 15:26
Dr. Stefan Elfwing with a Cyber Rodent robot.
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8 Aug 2013 - 13:43
By exploiting the full computational power of the Japanese supercomputer “K”, researchers from OIST, RIKEN and Forschungszentrum Jülich in Germany have succeeded in simulating a network consisting of...
Type: News Article
8 Aug 2013 - 13:22
This diagram shows correlation between connectivity and distance of neurons in the human cortex. There are approximately 100,000 neurons in a square millimeter of cortex, as illustrated in the center...
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8 Aug 2013 - 11:55
Dr Jun Igarashi (left) and Prof. Kenji Doya
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22 Aug 2012 - 17:17
Seminar by Dr. Kenji Morita, 14:00PM Friday, August 24 @ D015-Lab1 Dear All, Neural Computation Unit would like to invite you to a seminar by Dr. Kenji Morita from Physical and Health Education,...
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21 Aug 2012 - 04:22
Dear all, Neural Computation Unit would like to invite you all to a seminar by Dr. Tomoki Tokusa from University of Leuven in Belgium. Date:  Wednesday August 22nd, 2012 Time:  10:30...
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