Center for Computational Neuroscience & Neural Technology

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Website: http://compnet.bu.edu/about/overview/
Director: Barbara Shinn-Cunningham
Faculty: Irving Bigio, H. Steven Colburn, Steve Grossberg, Xue Han, Nancy Kopell, David Mountain, Jason Ritt, Cara Stepp, Lucia Vaina, Herb Voigt

Through its varied activities, CompNet builds the interdisciplinary community needed to address the complexities of contemporary problems in neuroscience using advanced computational and technological solutions, and to apply solutions learned from and inspired by brain mechanisms to technological applications. By fostering collaboration of investigators from disparate departments, CompNet supports quantitative research that overcomes artificial barriers that impede creativity and scientific progress.