Stephen Larson, M.S. is currently a Ph.D candidate in UC San Diego's Neurosciences program. He earned a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in computer science at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Please view his additional information and other projects at http://slars0n.com.
Stephen will be talking about The Whole Brain Catalog: An open source, downloadable, multi-scale, virtual catalog of the mouse brain and its cellular constituents. http://wholebraincatalog.org/
This next generation open environment has been developed by a team of researchers from the UC San Diego to connect members of the worldwide neuroscience community to facilitate solutions for today's intractable challenges in brain research. We welcome you to read more about it, participate in the Catalog's forums, keep abreast of recent developments, and subscribe to our mailing list. Enjoy your journey into the brain!
Stephen will also show and discuss the animation developed with Drew Berry, which is also available on the website: http://wholebraincatalog.org/
The meeting will be held on the first floor conference room (down the hallway to the right of the security desk) in building 49 at 2:00 PM on Tuesday August 17th, 2010. Please check it out, and share this message with others. Please notify Jeremy Swan directly at firstname.lastname@example.org if you're planning to attend.