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Lifting the Lid on the Search for Life on Mars

Lifting the Lid on the Search for L...

EAPS

Added 11 months ago | 00:04:23 | 486 views

Christopher Carr is an EAPS research scientist based at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) where he carries out research as part of the Search for Extra Terrestrial Genomes Project (SETG). Among his scientific interests are the ada...

SOLUTIONS with/in/sight: Women on the Front Lines in the Fight Against Cancer

SOLUTIONS with/in/sight: Women on t...

The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research @MIT

Added 11 months ago | 01:21:59 | 570 views

October 29, 2013, 6:00 p.m. Bringing together leaders in research, industry, clinical care, and patient advocacy, this program showcases bold approaches to fight cancer. Biocon CEO Kiran Mazumder-Shaw went from brewer to biotechnology ic...

Andrew Barto - Computational Reinforcement Learning: An Introduction (Part 2)

Andrew Barto - Computational Reinfo...

Course 9.S912: Vision and learning - computers and brains Fall 2013

Added 12 months ago | 01:34:21 | 605 views

Reinforcement Learning (RL) is a collection of computational approaches to learning in which agent tries to maximize the total amount of reward it receives when interacting with a complex, uncertain environment. It is an active research ...

Andrew Barto - Computational Reinforcement Learning: An Introduction (Part 1)

Andrew Barto - Computational Reinfo...

Course 9.S912: Vision and learning - computers and brains Fall 2013

Added 12 months ago | 00:47:29 | 581 views

Reinforcement Learning (RL) is a collection of computational approaches to learning in which agent tries to maximize the total amount of reward it receives when interacting with a complex, uncertain environment. It is an active research ...

Dan Nocera, "The Legacy and Portent of Photosynthesis"

Dan Nocera, "The Legacy and Portent...

MIT Architecture - SMArchS Colloquium Fall 2013

Added 12 months ago | 01:38:02 | 859 views

Daniel G. Nocera (former Drefus Professor of Chemistry at MIT) is currently Patterson Rockwall Professor of Energy at the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Harvard, where he runs the Nocera Lab: The Chemistry of Renewable E...

Chris Nagel, "Light: The Architect of Matter"

Chris Nagel, "Light: The Architect ...

MIT Architecture - SMArchS Colloquium Fall 2013

Added 12 months ago | 00:56:06 | 1635 views

Chris Nagel heads an independent lab that researches the fundamental physics of matter (especially metals) in its relation to energy (light). His undergraduate degree was in Chemical Engineering from Michigan TU and he began his career a...

Larry Abbott - Sensory Gating, Integration and Prediction (Part 2)

Larry Abbott - Sensory Gating, Inte...

Course 9.S912: Vision and learning - computers and brains Fall 2013

Added 12 months ago | 01:29:55 | 574 views

I will present three examples that illustrate sensory gating, integration and prediction. In the first, I will report on work done at Stanford on task switching and integration of visual information in prefrontal cortex. The second exa...

Larry Abbott - Sensory Gating, Integration and Prediction (Part 1)

Larry Abbott - Sensory Gating, Inte...

Course 9.S912: Vision and learning - computers and brains Fall 2013

Added 12 months ago | 00:55:13 | 783 views

I will present three examples that illustrate sensory gating, integration and prediction. In the first, I will report on work done at Stanford on task switching and integration of visual information in prefrontal cortex. The second exa...

Tomaso Poggio - M-theory: Learning Representations for Learning Like Humans Learn (Part 2)

Tomaso Poggio - M-theory: Learning ...

Course 9.S912: Vision and learning - computers and brains Fall 2013

Added 12 months ago | 00:55:51 | 1389 views

Computing invariant representations for perception: is this the computational goal of the ventral stream?

Tomaso Poggio - M-theory: Learning Representations for Learning Like Humans Learn (Part 1)

Tomaso Poggio - M-theory: Learning ...

Course 9.S912: Vision and learning - computers and brains Fall 2013

Added 12 months ago | 01:08:50 | 3952 views

Computing invariant representations for perception: is this the computational goal of the ventral stream?