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What happens in your brain when you pay attention? | Mehdi Ordikhani-Seyedlar


What happens in your brain when you pay attention? | Mehdi Ordikhani-Seyedlar

June 8th, 2017

Attention isn't just about what we focus on -- it's also about what our brains filter out. By investigating patterns in the brain as people try to focus, computational neuroscientist Mehdi Ordikhani-Seyedlar hopes to build computer models that can be used to treat ADHD and help those who have lost the ability to communicate. Hear more about this exciting science in this brief, fascinating talk.