Recent Talk on Plasticity in Balanced Networks

August 05, 2022

Jayson Cortez and Megan Stickler obtained their PhDs this year. Megan started as assistant professor at Carthage College. Jayson returned to the Philippines where he is an assistant professor at the University of Philippines at Los Baños.

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Article on Social Decision Making in PRL

August 01, 2021

Last year we published an article in Physical Review Letters on a simple model
of social decision making. We studied a network of agents who can observer only each other’s decisions, but not the evidence that led to it, and showed that a heterogeneous collection of agents often makes better decisions.

Here is a nice discussion of the results by Richard Blythe with a link to the paper.

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Recent graduates from the Josić group

May 01, 2021

Congratulations to former group member Alan Akil on graduating.
Kate Nguyen graduated in 2020, and is currently a postdoc at the German Primate Center
at Göttingen.

In 2020 we also said good-bye to postdoc Bhargav Karamched who started as an
assistant professor at Florida State University.

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