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Computational Psychiatry


Group Members:
  • Peggy Seriès (my bio)
    Primary Investigator.
  • Aleks Stolicyn (DTC PhD student 2013-)
    Modeling Cognitive deficits in Clinical Depression, with Prof Douglas Steele (University of Dundee)
  • Frank Karvelis (PhD student 2016-)
    Bayesian inference impairments in Schizophrenia and schizotypy
  • Sam Rupprechter (PhD student 2016-)
    Bayesian models to characterize Individual differences

Join us.

I am very keen on recruiting excellent students to work with me, at the Undergrad, MSc, PhD or postdoc level.
Please contact me if you are interested (better with ideas)
Alumni:
  • James Raymond (DTC student 2014-2017) Anxiety and Avoidance Learning

  • Gizem Aras (UG4 2016-2017) Bayesian inference impairments in ASD

  • Greg Sotiropoulos (UG4, MSC, DTC PhD student 2010-2014 then postdoc 2014-2016). Learning expectations and the time-scale of Bayesian Priors, in collaboration with Aaron Seitz

  • Aistis Stankevicius (UG4 student - 2010-2011, MSc then PhD student until 2016)
    Optimism in decision making, in collaboration with Quentin Huys.

  • Nikos Gekas (DTC PhD student 2011-2015). Learning complex expectations, in collaboration with Aaron Seitz .

  • Vincent Valton (DTC PhD student 2010-2014), Computational Psychiatry, in collaboration with Stephen Lawrie (on Schizophrenia) and Francoise Dellu-Hagedorn (decision making in rats)

  • Stuart Yarrow (DTC PhD student 2010-2014). Information Measures and Neural Coding, in collaboration with Khaleel Razak


  • Matteo Colombo (with Andy Clark), PhD student. Social Norms and the Brain. Matteo is now a postdoc at Tilburg University.

  • David Reichert, DTC PhD student (with Amos Storkey ). Deep Boltzmann Machines as models of perception in the visual cortex. David nows works for Google Mind.

  • Matthew Chalk (DTC PhD student 2008-)
    Attention, Expectations and Bayesian Priors, in collaboration with Alex Thiele and Aaron Seitz . Matty is now a postdoc at the Group for Neural Theory, ENS, Paris working with Sophie Deneve
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  • Betty Tijms, DTC PhD student 2008-2012 (with Stephen Lawrie).
    Quantifying the structure of the brain in health and disease.
    Betty is now a postdoctoral fellow at the Alzheimer centre, department of Neurology, VUmc, Amsterdam.

  • Clemens Korndorfer (visiting student - Autumn 2011)
    Effect of reward on motion perception.

  • Nikos Gekas (DTC MSc student - Summer 2011)
    Learning Complex Priors, in collaboration with Aaron Seitz. Nikos is now a DTC student working in my group.

  • Rimvydas Naktinis (MSc student - Summer 2011)
    Center-surround modulations and the "unaware" decoder.

  • Wei Cao (MSc student - Summer 2011)
    Modeling the slow speed prior.

  • Dagmara Panas (DTC MSc student - Summer 2010)
    Learning expectations and the specificity of Bayesian priors. Daga is now a DTC student working with Matthias Henning.

  • Elizabeth Bell (DTC MSc student - Summer 2010)
    Computational Neuroscience of Eating Disorders. Lizzie is now a DTC student working with Helen Pain.

  • Cornelius Mun Chiew Lee (Msc student - Summer 2010)
    Models of Addiction.

  • Panagiotis Malliakas (Msc student - Summer 2010)
    Models of Serotonin, in collaboration with Quentin Huys

  • Marco Muscat (Msc studen - Summer 2010)
    Neural Models of Bayesian Priors.

  • Aditi Kalra (UG4 2009-2010)
    Optimism in Decision-making, in collaboration with Quentin Huys

  • Stephane Clery (MSc student - Summer 09)
    Neuromodulation and Attention, in collaboration with Boris Gutkin.
    Stephane is now pursuing a PhD in visual psychophysics in Saint Andrews with Julie Harris

  • Amalia Papanikolaou (Msc student -- Summer 09)
    Reinforcement learning with spiking neurons.
    Amalia is now pursuing a PhD in Tuebingen.

  • Vincent Valton (MSc student - Summer 09)
    Encoding and Decoding in multiple dimensions.
    Vincent is now a DTC student here.

  • Hugh Pastoll (MSc student - Summer 08)
    Mechanisms of perceptual learning.
    Hugh is now a DTC student, pursuing a PhD with Matt Nolan.

  • Martin O'Reilly (MSc student - Summer 08)
    Mechanisms of visual adaptation.
    Martin is now a DTC student at Complex, UCL.

  • Stuart Yarrow (MSc student - Summer 08)
    Information measures and neural coding.
    Stuart is now a DTC student here.

  • Edward Challis (MSc student - Summer 07)
    Information measures and neural coding. (Xerox prize for the best AI MSC dissertation !)
    Ed is pursuing a PhD in machine learning at UCL.

  • Kyriakos Manolis (UG4 student 08-09)
    Models of Decision-Making

  • Grigorios Sotiropoulos (UG4 08-09)
    Hyperacuity and Perceptual learning in collaboration with Aaron Seitz.
    Greg is now a DTC student here.

  • Guillaume Hennequin (MSc student - Summer 07)
    Perceptual learning and population codes. Guillaume is pursuing a PhD at EPFL with W. Gerstner.