Valentino Braitenberg Award to be presented to Edinburgh Imaging Member, Professor David Willshaw.
Many congratulations to Professor David Willshaw from the University of Edinburgh, who has won the Valentino Braitenberg Award for Computational Neuroscience . The award ceremony will take place during the Bernstein Conference in Berlin.
David Willshaw's major research interest is the application of the methods of computational neurobiology - mathematical analysis and computer simulation - to an understanding of the development and functioning of the nervous system.
His specific areas of interest are:
The Braitenberg Award will be conferred on September 21, 2016, within the framework of the Bernstein Conference in Berlin which takes place in the main building of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Unter den Linden 6. The award ceremony - including a lecture by the awardee - will start at 3 p.m.
For further details on the award - http://www.nncn.de/en/news/nachrichten-en/braitenberg-award-2016
For further information on his research please visit his Research Explorer
View his Research in a nutshell video.