PSYC3397 Cognitive and Neural Bases of Person Knowledge
PSYC4401 Research Practicum in Computational Methods
PSYC5545 Advanced Topics in Social Neuroscience
Person knowledge and its perceptual foundations (e.g., recognition of identity and facial expressions). Computational models of cognitive and neural mechanisms at the transition from perception to conceptual knowledge, with a focus on how we understand others. Methods used include fMRI, MVPA, MVPD, Bayesian models of behavior, deep networks.