Fourth Julesz Lecture on Brain Research

Thursday, April 6, 2017 @ 5pm
Easton Hub Auditorium, Fiber Optics Materials Research Building
101 Bevier Road, Piscataway, NJ  08854-8007


Julesz Béla
Béla Julesz (1928-2003)
  • State of NJ Prof. (Rutgers Psych)
  • US National Academy of Sciences
  • Heineken Prize, Dutch Academy
  • MacArthur “Genius” Award
  • Julesz’s Foundations of Cyclopean Perception was selected among the top 100 influential works on cognitive science in 20th century
cybernetic odalisque cropped
Salvador Dali's "Cybernetic Odalisque - Homage to Béla Julesz" (1978) 
(Best seen with red-green glasses)
5:00 - 5:05pm
5:05 - 5:10pm Tribute to Bela Julesz
5:10 - 5:15pm Speaker Introduction
5:15 - 6:15pm

Dr Jack GallantLecture by Dr. Jack L. Gallant

University of California, Berkeley,
Department of Psychology

"From pixels to objects: How the brain builds a rich representation of the natural visual world."

6:15 - 6:45pm
Q & A / Discussion
6:45 - 8:00pm Light reception immediately following the talk will be in the Fiber Optics Materials Research Building, Lobby



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Easton Hub Auditorium
Fiber Optics Materials Research Building
101 Bevier Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8007

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Organizing Committee

Co-Sponsored By

  • Eileen Kowler
  • Thomas Papathomas
  • Alan Gilchrist
  • Brian McLaughlin
  • Troy Shinbrot
  • Bruce Tesar
  • Elizabeth B. Torres

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Piscataway, NJ 08854-8020


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