Neuromorphic tactile sensing

Owner: Calogero ODDO
Semester: 2
Credits: 1
Start: March 22, 2013
Location: The BioRobotics Institute, Room 1, 10am-1pm

The Course starts on MARCH 22 with an Introduction to the Course given by the owner, dr.Calogero Oddo.
On March 25 3 seminars will be delivered by:
-Prof.Johan Wessberg, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden, 10-11
-Dr.Henrik Jörntell, Neural Basis of Sensorimotor Control, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Title: Brain processing of skin sensory information - From receptive field representations towards object representations, 11.12
-Dr.Martin Pearson, Bristol Robotics Laboratory, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
Title: Understanding tactile sensory systems using a neurorobotic approach: the mammalian whisker sensory system, 12-13

Attendance to the Course introduction and to seminars is compulsory to obtain the credit. lessons will be followed by an oral discussion, date tbd