Neuroscience and the Brain, collected by Wlodzislaw Duch

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Neuroscience, biological neural networks

Lists of resources

Neuroscience Information Framework search engine
Antwerp Theoretical Neurobiology Index, IQ Tests and brain news
Brain Science Resource Kit
Brain & Neuro Center (Martindale)
Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition
Cingulum NeuroSciences Institute
Computational Neuroscience (Scholarpedia)
Cognitive Neuroscience Resources on the Internet: Homepages (CNBC)
Computational Neuroscience: Gateway To The World
Consciousness Studies
The Cortical Column, cognitive science, artificial intelligence, the future and the technology news.
Eye-Hand Coordination for 3-D Oriented Objects
FSU Neuroscience / Other Neuroscience WWW Sites
History of Human Behavior sciences, PBS
Mind/brain resources
Medicine and Neurosciences on the Internet (Heidelberg)
Memory Guide
Neuroanthropology network
The NeuroNetwork dedicated to the study of the brain.
Neuro Ring
Neurobiology of Learning and Memory
Neuro-IT, between neuroscience and IT, interesting lectures, grant info
Neurosciences (
Neuroscience Web Search and its German mirror

Vision, computational models see also Cognitive Science links
Science of Learning Centers (SLCs) and Catalyst Projects, NSF, USA
Simple Brain Neurocomputing, fish and frogs.
The Primary Visual Cortex
Webvision - great book!


Cognitive Neuroscience Society
Neuroinformatics @Edinburgh
Visome, visual neuroscience platform, (Riken, Japan) Computational Neuroscience and Neuroinformatics in Europe
Society of Neuroscience Databases and links
THOR Center for Neuroinformatics Human Brain Project Repository
Neuroinformatics | International Neuroscience Coordination Facility (INCF) |
INCF Newsletter | Neuroinfromatics PL

Brain and neuroscience

Neuroscience Web Search

Hardin Meta Directory - Neurology and Neurosciences
Healthopedia - Brain and Nervous System
Internet Neuroscience Resources (Chudler, U. Wash.)
MedWeb Neurology - huge list
Neurology/Neuroscience Korean list
*Neuroscience (Biosciences), part of Virtual Library
Neurosciences on the Internet (Neil Busis), mirrors in UK | Germany | and Australia

Yahoo: Neurosciences

Basic neural processes - tutorial
Biological and Physiological Psychology
Brain connections (education) | news page | Neurowire magazine
Brain Facts and Figures
BrainMeta, accelerating the development of neuroscience through web-based initiatives.
Brain Glossary, memory page
Brain from top to bottom
Brain & Neuro Martindale links
The Brain Project (Stephen Jones): history, philosophy, neuroscience, models ...
Brain Science Resource Kit
Brain Science Research and other KAIST centers
Brain structure and function webquest
Cognitive-Neuroscience Resources(Carnegi Mellon)
CBCL Homepage (Poggio)
Computational Neurobiology - Publications (Sejnowski group)
Computational Neuroscience Laboratory (Attick, Rockefeler University)
Food and Drug Administration
FSU Neuroscience / Other Neuroscience WWW Sites
Handbook of brain theory and neural networks (book, Arbib)
HippoWeb Neurobiology
Human Brain Project | Danish Repository of HBP

Global Anatomy - Brain
Jane's Brain Page - Layman's View on Brain Chemistry
Minds and Machines Module
Neural correlate, visual neuroscience, 3 labs
Neurological correlates of behavior
Neuroanatomy and neuropathology on the Web (Debrecen), good references
Neurocomputing Research Centre, Brisbane, Au
Neuroscape Gateway
Neurosciences at the University of Southern California
Neurosciences at the UW (W. Calvin)
Neuroscience for Kids | Our senses | Other Neuroscience Resources (E. Chudler)
The Physiology of the Senses
Number of neurons in the brain
Physiological Psychology and Neuropsychology from U. Memphis
USC Brain models on the Web (M. Arbib) and the USC Brain Project
Visual illusions

In Poland: MedBook - medical bookstore | Gdańskie Wydawnictwo Psycholgiczne (books) |

Brain Atlases and Courses

Brain Poke (Washington & Lee Univ.)
Brainscape, brain bench and other brain imaging (J.H.U)
Brain Map database (PET, NMR)
Brain papers
BrainVoyager, free tutorial software
Coactivation Brain Map, Mac only (R. Toro)
CoCoMac (Connectivity of Macaque brain), wiring of the primate brain
Digital Anatomist Program, Interactive Brain Atlas (Washington University)
Encyclopedia of the Human Brain
Fly Brain
Global Anatomy Home Page (Wisconsin)
Glossary of brain structures (Memory Key)
Learning guide for the human brain
Neuroanatomy Study Slides
Neuroscience Tutorial (WUSTL, van Essen)
Computational Neuroscience Courses
Practical Anatomy of the Brain
Surface cortex atlases of human and macaque (van Essen lab)
The Whole Brain Atlas (Harvard)
The whole mouse brain catalog
The Visible Human Project (including visible brain and many links)
Virtual Body - brain, heart, skeleton, digestive system (Columbia)
Virtual Hospital - real brain dissections
Unconscious Thought Theory, and Unconscious Lab, Nijmegen, A. Dijksterhuis

Popular, usefulf for demos:
Brainviews - Animated Brain

Human Anatomy

Brain diseases and dysfunctions

Autism Autism and ionic channels | Gene imprinting psychosis-autism (B.J. Crespi) | Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development (Birkbeck Collage, London), Mark Johnson, Mayada Elsabaggh |
Alzheimer: | USA Alzheimer Association | Europe Alzheimer Association | Alzheimer Association Weblinks | Alzheimer Web

Behavioral and Mental Disorders
Brain Disorders Network / Index
Brain - from Health Answers
Cognitive and Developmental Disabilities Resources
Connectionist Models of Cognitive, Affective, Brain, and Behavioral Disorders, with introduction to models and bibliography.
Connectionism and Language Disorders
Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives | Brain for Kids! |
INNS SIG on Mental Functions and Dysfunctions (inactive) |
Internet Mental Health, including the on-line diagnosis of many psychiatrical problems
Mental Health Net - Professional Resources Index
Mental Health Net - Psychopharmacology & Drug References
Mental Health (from Snap)
Neuropsychology of anxiety (Oxford UP) Neurosurgery (Bowman Gray School of Medicine)
Neurosurgery (MedMark) | Cyber Museum of Neurosurgery |
Nervous System Diseases (Karolinska Institute)
Psychopharmacology Tips
RebPage: the brain in health and disease

Computational approaches in psychiatry

Internet Mental Health, including the on-line diagnosis of many psychiatrical problems
Online Psych - various aspects of mental health
Physiology EUR - M.A. Frens
Psychiatry On-Line - International Journal of Psychiatry Key Information
Psychiatry Sites - 1997
Psychiatry and Neurology glossary
Society for Medical Decision Making, also journal
MedWeb: Biomedical Internet Resources (Emory University)
Psychiatric Society for Informatics
Chaos and Psyche

Behavioral and brain functions journal
Drugs, Brains and Behavior book (C. Robin Timmons & Leonard W. Hamilton)
Neuropsychpharmacology, 5th generation of progress, great book!
Good drug guide
Psychiatria Polska (monthly)

Neuropsychology and neuropsychiatry

Neuropsychology Central
Neuropsychology Resources (NHN)
NeuroPsychology Sources & Course
PsychTrauma Glossary
Emotion Research Group, Geneve
Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Leipzig

Aphasia tutorial
Asperger disorder
Capgras links | Capgras for kids | Dyslexia Online, papers on | Dyslexia, helping dyslectic pupils and students | Dyslexia Testing, testy dysleksji |, metoda Davisa
False Memory Syndrom (FMS)
Neurological Examination
Neuropsychiatry reviews
Phantom Limbs
Tourette Syndrom Association

Neuropsychology papers, great collection of reprints

Phenomics in neuropsychiatry

Laboratory of neurophenomics(Indiana Uni) | Consortium for Neuropsychiatric Phenomics (UCLA) |

Sensorimotor integration - Integracja sensomotoryczna

Corpus callosum in sensorimotor integration, Marco Iacoboni lab
Maps, modules and internal models in human motor control
Neuromorphic Sensorimotor Systems Laboratory
Neuropsychology Research Unit, Monash Univ, basal ganglia, disorders
VETT Projects and Research (Virtual Environments, sensorimotor, MIT)
Zentrum für Sensomotorik München
neuromechanical simulation of salamander locomotion, Java applet

Special subjects

Books and articles on spike synchrony and oscillation, Lee lab, Rochester
Articles of particular interest for Current Opinion in Neurobiology
Analog computations: Analog VLSI and Biology (MIT) | Mus Silicum, integration of spatiotemporal patterns | Neuromorphic Analog VLSI |
FACET, First Analog Computing with Emergent Transient States EU consortium |
Neurolinguistics: Talking brains blog | Bradford Z. Mahon | Friedemann Pulvermuller, CBU MRC |
Neuroeconomics: Society for Neuroeconomics | Courses at SfN | Colin F. Camerer (CalTex) | Glimcher Lab (NY) | Russ Poldrack lab (Uni Texas at Austin)
Will, decisions: Mind & Brain Portal | Patrick Haggard | Daniel Wegner | Michel Gazzaniga | Hakwan Lau | Benjamin Libet | Adina Roskies | Etienne Koechlin | Marcel Brass | Natalie Sebanz | Michel Desmurget | John-Dylan Haynes|
Baumeister RF, mental resources, self-regulation |

Brain and Physical Excercise paper collection
Child Neurology
Consciousness - see Cognitive Science links
Complex Systems in Psychology Conference
Eye-Movement resources
Fractal neural networks
History of Neuroscience
Human Brain, Aging
Mind Uploading Home Page (speculations on coping the mind!)
Modeling Interacting Populations of "Biological" Neurons
NeuroMuscular Research Center (brain-machine connections)
Population Coding Literature
Split brain (assymetry)
Vestibulo-Oculomotor Lab - Neurology

Biofeedback, Neurofeedback, Brain Training

Brain fitness program (Merzenich), software for auditory, visual, memory, tests and training.
Positive Technology Journals: journals focusing on mind-brain-technology
Auditory Image Model of Peripheral Auditory Processing
Linkx for autistic toddlers
Biofeedback: Biofeedback Webzine
Society for Applied Neuroscience (SAN)
Society for the Study of Neuronal Regulation, Neurofeedback Archive, Neurotherapy
Berlin Brain Computer Interface
Biomental - EOG Biofeedback
Brain-computer interface IV competition

Societies, Labs and Organizations in Neuroscience

40 Hz, Andrease Engel
Agora for Biosystems, Hans Liljenstrom
Adams Super Center for Brain Studies
Applied Neurodynamics, Deiss Stephen R.
Aston University: Neural Computing Research Group
Attention and Brain Recovery Lab, WU-StL (Corbetta)
Behavior On-line, for Mental Health and Applied Behavioral Science Professionals
BPEL, Biological and Physiological Engineering Laboratory, S. Usui
Brain Dynamics Center (Sydney) | Brainnet, Australia.
Brainscape, Inc.
Brain-Mind Institute, Lausanne | Publications, lab cognitive Neuroscience, OOB, represenation of personal space (Olaf Blanke)

Center for Neuroscience, U.C. Davis
CELEST, A Center of Excellence for Learning in Education, Science, and Technolog, Boston
Cognitive Neuroscience Society
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Online (CLIO)
MRC-CBU, Cognition and Brain Sciences, Cambridge
Computation & Neural Systems (Caltech)
Computational Neuroscience (Berne) publications
Cognitive Brain Mapping Lab, visual object recognition, Keiji Tanaka, BSI RIKEN
Cognitive Neuroscience Society
Cognitive Neuropsychology Lab, Harvard Univ.
Department of Cognitive and Neural Systems, Boston ; Steven Grossberg
Cricket lab, biomorphic approach
Differential Psychology deals with different facets of giftedness, aptitude or talent from a neuroscientific perspective.
FSU Neuroscience / Other Neuroscience WWW Sites
Kawato Mitsuo, Dynamic Brain Project, JSTC
Kogan Research Institute for Neurocybernetics, KRINC, Rostov State University
Krasnow Institute for Advanced Studies, GMU, neural dynamics, neuroanatomy
Human Behavior and Evolution Society
Institut für Theoretische Neurophysik
International Center of Biocybernetics (Warsaw)
Inserm cognitive neuroimaging unit (Paris, Dehaen, Cohen and others), numerosity, language, culture, etc.Lab. for neural computation (Bartlett Mel, neurobiology)
Lab. for Behavior and Dynamic Cognition, Jun Tani, RIKEN
MIT Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences (Berwick, Pinker, Poggio)
McDonnell-Pew Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience
McDonnell Foundation
Neureka ANS
Port Wine
Neuroscience Institute, Gerald Edelman, Eugene Izhikevich and others
Neuropsychology Research Unit, basal ganglia, disorders (Monash Univ)
MPI for Biological Cybernetics
Neutronics Technologies Corporation and NTCE Ltd (robots, wavelet processors?)
Positive neuroscience - creativity and neuroimaging, Rex Jung.
Salk Institute - Computational Neurobiology (Sejnowski and others)
Section of Neurobiology, Yale, Goldman-Rakic, others
Swartz Foundation, workshops + meetings
Van Essen Land
Washington Univ, Cognitive Control and Psychopatology Lab
Yale Section of Neurobiology, Goldman-Rakic & others

Large-scale brain simulations and hardware projects:
Goodman Brain Computation lab, Uni. Nevada at Reno, Neocortical simulator (NCS3)
ALAVLSI, EU consortium, a general architecture for perceptual attention and learning
FACET, First Analog Computing with Emergent Transient States EU consortium.
Blue Brain Project, detailed whole brain simmulations on the IBM Blue Gene (H. Markram)
Briansimulator, spiking neural networks

Brain/cortex theories
On Intelligence, Jeff Hawkins, memory-prediction framework.
Confabulation Theory, Robert Hecht Nielsen
Add: Yves Burnod, ART model,Andrew Coward, A.M. de Callatay, Natural and Artificial Intelligence.

W Polsce - in Poland:
The Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology (Warsaw)
Polish Neuroscience Society, Polskie Towarzystwo Badan Ukladu Nerwowego (PTBUN)
Komitet Neurobiologii PAN
Cognitive Neuroscience - Neuronauki kognitywne |
Neuroinfromatics PL | Neuroforum |
In Polish:
DANA, Polskie Stowarzyszenie na Rzecz Krzewienia Wiedzy o Mózgu
Polish Neural Networks Society - Polskie Towarzystwo Sieci Neuronowych

People in Neuroscience

Abbott Laurence F, sensorimotor, pub+soft
Amit Daniel J. recurrent networks, brain models
Baddeley Roland, exp. psych, nn models
Bechtel William, philosophy-neuroscience
Bekkering Harold, MPIPF (Max Planck Inst Psychological Research, Munich)
Berger Theodore W., artificial hippocampus
Bialek William, neurons, spikes
Boes Siegfried - Papers (RIKEN)
Bower, James - Genesis simulator | Book of GENESIS
Bülthoff Heinrich, MPI Biocybernetics, director
Chimera: LANN group, Amit, Fusi
Fusi Stefano, neuromorphic hardware
Deco Gustavo , brain functions, vision, information theory
Dorffner Georg , EEG, NN
Edelman Shimon - object recognition | at Cornell | at Sussex | older, at MIT |
Freeman, Walter, Neurophysiology Lab
Ghahramani Zoubin, neural networks, HMM, sensorimotor
Goodhill Geoff, topographical maps, brain
Hasselmo lab (Harvard) - hippocampus, Alzheimer, memory
Horn David, psychiatric models, NN
Iacoboni Marco, corpus callosum in sensorimotor integration
Ingber Lester - Code and Reprint Archive
Kringelbach Morten - orbitofrontal cortexs and reward system
Kozma, Robert, Computational Neurodynamics Lab
Levine Daniel, frontal lobes, decision making | Explorations in Common Sense and Common Nonsense book |
Levy William, hippocampus simulations
Lee Michael D, Bayesian cognitive modeling, hierarchical models
Jefferys John - Neuroscience, and 40 Hz brain waves (Traub i inn.) | suggestions on consciousness |
Kahana Michael - Human Memory
Keysers Christian, Social Brain Lab, Empathy, mirror neurons
Kieras, David E. Human-Computer Interaction
EPIC Project (Kieras)
Koch, Chris (CalTech)
Lansner Anders, SANS, NADA, Stockholm, cell assemblies, Bayesian, integrative
Lappe Markus, vision, eye movement, sensorimotor integration
Maass Wolfgang, spiking networks | Neural microcurcuits simulations |
Mallot Hanspeter A., vision, cognitive maps, population networks
Marwan Jabri, superior colliculus, brain models
McCormick David, vision, EEG, cellular
Makeing Scott, Cognitive Neurodynamics lab, ERP, EEG
Meeter Martin, Hippocampus, Amnesia
Mjolsness Eric, Neuroengineering
Mussa-Ivaldi, F. motor behavior
Opstal, John Van (sensorimotor)
O'Reilly, Randall, simulations, papers on-line. Parga Nestor, Assoc. Mem, ICA, neuroscience
Pouget Alexandre, Computational Neurobiology, population coding, spiking networks, Bayesian coding, vision, basis functions and decision making
Ramachandran Vilayanur, UCSD Brain and Perceptual Process Laboratory (phantom limbs, illusions)
Rybak Ilya (vision, populations of biological neurons)
Ruppin Eytan (psychiatry)
Samsonovich Alexei, neuroscience, consciousness
Schaal Stefan - Sensorimotor Integration
Schmajuk Nestor, psychiatric modeling
Sejnowski Terry, Computational Neurobiology
Simpson John I, sensorimotor integration, cerebellum input
Sparks David L, neural control of saccadic eye movements
Taylor John R, KCL Computational Neuroscience Group | CNG projects | Oresteia network, drawing attention to dangers |
Tani Jun, RIKEN, mirror neurons, dynamical networks, robotics | Warden Robert, theoretical papers on the brain evolution
Wiskott Laurenz, cortical map formation (Theoretical Biology, Berlin)
Wörgötter Florentin, biophysical models, vision

Books, journals, papers

Pisma - Journals
Neuroscholar - neuroscientific literature knowledge management
Neuroscience and Cognition, Phil. Trans. B issues (content more than a year old and published since 2001 is free)
Behavioral and Brain Sciences ETOC96 | Brain briefings (Society for Neuroscience) | Brain, Behaviour and Evolution (only sample on-line copy) | BrainWork, brain news from | Brain and Mind Electronic Magazine, mostly Neuroscience |
Brains, Minds and Media, journal (from 2005), special issue on realistic neural modeling (11/05)
Cortex, with papers in print for viewing
Current opinion in neurobiology
Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience | Journal of Computational Neuroscience | Journal of Consciousness Studies | Journal of Integrative Neuroscience | Journal of Theoretical Biology | Harvard BRAIN (journal, pdf format)
Neuroscience-Net (scholary journal)
Network: Computation in Neural Systems
Neurology and Neurosciences Journals | Neurobiology of Learning and Memory | Neurology Network Commentary Online | Neurosci-on news, library etc. | On the Brain (Harvard journal)

Positive Technology Journals focusing on mind-brain-technology
Neural networks journals
Computational Maps in the Visual Cortex, by Miikkulainen, Bednar, Choe, and Sirosh (New York: Springer 2005)
Neuroscience Wikibook
NCBI bookshelf, neuroscience, medicine, genetics etc, including Neuroscience (Purves et al) and Basic Neurochemistry: Molecular, Cellular, and Medical Aspects (Siegel et al.)
Lateral Interactions in the Cortex: Structure and Function
iBrain, changes in the brain caused by technology, Gary Small.
Reinforcement Learning: An Introduction, Sutton and Barto
Spiking Neurons, W. Gerstner and W.M. Kistler, CUP 2002
Visual Cortex Research (LISSOM model)
Drugs, Brains and Behavior, by C. Robin Timmons & Leonard W. Hamilton (Prentice Hall)
AI Group, Iowa (Honavar)
LSA, Lernende Systeme und Anwendungen, Keiserlautern - Reports
London & South East High Performance Computing Centre

Emergent (former PDP++) software and the book: Computational Explorations in Cognitive Neuroscience: Understanding the Mind by Simulating the Brain (Randal O'Reilly & Yuko Munakata, MIT Press, 2000)
Benzon & Hays evolutionary 4 stage development
Can Recurrent Neural Networks Learn Natural Language Grammars?
Cost-Sensitive Classification: Evaluation of a Hybrid Genetic Decision Tree Induction Algorithm
Function Approximation in the State-Space (Bayesian, clustering EM)
In Search of Common Foundations for Cortical Computation (Phillips, Singer)
Indeterminacy of the visual hierarchy
Language as a dynamical system - Jeff Elman
Mjolsness, UCSD - good optimization paper!
Mus silicum, Hopfield, sensory analysis
NCRG Tech Reports
Recognition Memory, Ratcliff, Zandt, McKoon
Neural Networks: Automata and Formal Models of Computation
Tensor Product Network Publications

PhD thesis - prace doktorskie
Functional MRI : Methods and Applications
Spiking Neural Networks

Software for neurobiological & neural simulations

NEST initiative

Various subjects connected with the brain

Brain humor!
Cell Assemblies - the basis of thought
Decade of the brain - resolutions
Electric neuronal oscillations and cognition (ENOC) working group.
InterSpecies R&D: human-dolphin interactions
International Society for Human Ethology
In-Vitro Reinforcement brain plasticity mechnism, alternative to LTP
Logical Fallacies - Stephen's guide
Institute of neuroesthetics, Wellcome Laboratory of Neurobiology (Vislab), University College London
Nanotubes for neurons, Deepak Srivastava, NASA Ames
NeuroQuantology, An Interdisciplinary Journal of Neuroscience and Quantum Physics
Nonverbal Communications, Center for Nonverbal Studies
Learn perfect pitch software
Quantitative Biology
Quantum Computation qubit server
Biography: antropology, biology ... sociology (The Glass Bead Page)
Silico-neural links
Competence Center for Sleep Analysis, The Siesta Group (Georg Dorffner)

Self Hypnosis Confidence
News and on-line journals dealing with neuroscience: Science Daily | InScight | ScienceNOW | EurekAlert | Helios Science News | Exploration Network | (Discovery), CNN Science News | Dziennik Internetowy PAP - Nauka |
Neuroscience + announcements: CNBC page for postdocs | TSC jobs | Okinawa neuroscience school |
Other interesting math/science journals

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