Lab News and Events



Upcoming lab presentations

  • Biyu to give a Keynote lecture at OHBM 2020 meeting in Montréal.
  • Max Levinson*, Ella Podvalny*, Steven H. Baete, Biyu J. He. Successful object recognition correlates with activity in category-specific and extensive category-invariant brain networks.  Object Perception, Attention, & Memory conference, Nov 2019, Montreal, Canada. Oral Presentation.

Recent lab presentations

  • Ella Podvalny, Matthew W Flounders, Leana E King, Tom Holroyd, Biyu J He. A dual role of spontaneous neural activity in object recognition. VSS 2019, oral presentation
  • Thomas Baumgarten. How the past shapes the present: Effects of prestimulus sensory input and neural activity on conscious perception. Conscious and Unconscious Limits on Perception, 2018, NYU Abu Dhabi.
  • Thomas Baumgarten, Jennifer Lee, Brian Maniscalco, Matthew W. Flounders, Thomas Baumgarten, Biyu J. He. Neural time windows of auditory integration scale flexibly based on rate of information. SfN 2018, nanosymposium
  • Richard Hardstone, Matthew W. Flounders, Michael Zhu, Biyu J. He. Neural signatures of perceptual content and memory trace during bistable perception. SfN 2018, poster
  • E. Podvalny, M.W. Flounders, T. Holroyd, B.J. He. Spontaneous neural patterns bias conscious object recognition. Montreal Artificial Intelligence and Neuroscience, 2017, Montreal, Canada.
  • M.W. Flounders, C. Gonzalez-Garcia, R. Hardstone, and B.J. He. Neural dynamics of visual ambiguity resolution by perceptual prior. Organization for Human Brain Mapping annual meeting, 2017, Vancouver, Canada.

Lab Outings

April 30th, 2017 – Bull Hill Trail, Cold Spring, NY

Bull Hill, lab

Little Stony Point

Bull Hill, apex


April 5th, 2015 – Billy Goat Trail, Great Falls Park, MD

Billy Goat Trail, 2015 Billy Goat Trail, 2015

Billy Goat Trail, 2015


July 2nd, 2014 – Jaleo Restaurant, Bethesda, MD

Jaleo Bethesda

Jaleo Bethesda


April 27th, 2014 – Billy Goat Trail, Great Falls Park, MD

Billy Goat, 2014