Meetings

 Lab seminar – Emotion Club (Seminar PSY17005)

The Emotion Club is the weekly open lab seminar of the Computational Emotion Neuroscience Group. All interested researchers and students are welcome.

Please feel free to contact Karita Ojala with questions.

Time: Wednesdays, 4.00 – 5.00 pm

Place: Psychiatrische Universitätsklinik Zürich, Lenggstrasse 31, Room Z1 01


Emotion Clubs spring semester 2019

30.01.2019.
Talk: Contextual fear conditioning (J. Wehrli, Y. Xia).
06.02.2019.
Lecture: Emotion psychology – theories and paradigms (Algorithms for survival, part 1, D. Bach).
13.02.2019.
Tutorial: Computational modelling of behavior (F. Melinščak).
20.02.2019.
Talk: Goal- and sign-tracking in humans (Y. Xia).
27.02.2019.
Journal Club: Laquitaine & Gardner (2018). A switching observer for human perceptual estimation. Neuron. DOI link.
06.03.2019.
Lecture: Neurobiology of emotion – concepts and paradigms (Algorithms for survival, part 2, D. Bach).
13.03.2019.
Journal Club: Khalaf et al. (2018). Reactivation of recall-induced neurons contributes to remote fear memory attenuation. Science. DOI link.
20.03.2019.
Practice talk: “Effect and boundaries of doxycycline on human fear learning” (J. Wehrli)
Practice talk: “The morphological and functional roles of synaptic plasticity inhibitors in consolidation and reconsolidation of rodents’ and humans’ threat memory” (Y. Xia)
27.03.2019.
Methods for dummies: Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (K. Ojala).
03.04.2019.
Lecture: A decision-theoretic view on human emotions (Algorithms for survival, part 3, D. Bach).
10.04.2019.
Journal Club: TBA
17.04.2019.
Tutorial: Bayesian statistics (F. Melinščak).
24.04.2019.
Discussion: Psychophysiological methods for fear conditioning (K. Ojala).
01.05.2019.
No Emotion Club (holiday).
08.05.2019.
Lecture: Emotions and economics (Algorithms for survival, part 4, D. Bach).