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Valentino Braitenberg Award for Computational Neuroscience

The award is biannually presented by the Bernstein Association for Computational Neuroscience to a scientist in recognition of outstanding research that contributes to our understanding of the functioning of the brain. The major criterion for the selection of the awardee is the impact of the recipient’s research on the neurosciences. In the spirit of Valentino Braitenberg's research, special emphasis is given to theoretical studies elucidating the functional implications of brain structures and their neuronal network dynamics. The crucial work should preferentially have been carried out in a European institution.

For further information on the Award and the Awardees please see here.

The 2016 Prize Giving Ceremony including the talk of the Awardee David Willshaw will take place during the Bernstein Conference on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 15:05 pm.


"Brains for Brains" - Young Researchers' Computational Neuroscience Award

With the Brains for Brains Award, the Bernstein Association for Computational Neuroscience honors young scientists who plan to pursue a research career in computational neuroscience and who have achieved scientific publications at a very early stage of their careers.

For further information on the Award itself and the Awardees of 2010 to 2015 please see here.

The Prize Giving Ceremony will take place on September 23, 2016, at 11:45 a.m. .