MARCS Monday Meeting (MMM) - Summer Intern Showcase

Event Name MARCS Monday Meeting (MMM) - Summer Intern Showcase
Start Date 17 Feb 2020 11:00 am
End Date 17 Feb 2020 12:00 pm
Duration 1 hour

Join us at the next MMM where we will hear from the MARCS Summer Interns as they showcase an overview of the projects they have been working on.

Every summer, MARCS hosts an eclectic group of interns across the different programs under the supervision of two supervisors. In conclusion of their internship, it is tradition that they are welcomed by the MARCS community at our weekly MMM. We will hear from seven interns as they each provide and overview of their projects inclusive of methods and results.

Topic: Infant Directed Speech
Speaker: Eylem Altuntas

1st Supervisor: Denis Burnham
2nd Supervisor: Marina Kalashnakova

Topic: Neurophysical Correlates of Speech Segmentation
Speaker: Anuardha Berry

1st Supervisor: Anne Cutler
​2nd Supervisor: Christa Lam Cassettari

Topic: Neurophysical Correlates of Speech Segmentation
Speaker: Pauline McLoughlin

1st Supervisor: Christa Lam-Cassettari

Topic: Development of a Physical Drone Simulation Platform for High-Speed Obstacle Avoidance
1st Supervisor: Ganesh Naik
​2nd Supervisor: Gaetano Gargiulo

Topic: Infants' Auditory Perception of Speech and Music Rhythm
Speaker: Alex Richardson
1st Supervisor: Karen Mattock
​2nd Supervisor: Jenny Zeng

Topic: Cracking the code of successful language learning
Speaker: Aumta Dankha

1st Supervisor: Mark Antoniou
​2nd Supervisor: Karen Hutchings

Topic: Investigating the effects of temperature on a neuromorphic event-based vision sensor and design of an active cooling system
Speaker: Valerie Jochico

1st Supervisor: Travis Monk
​2nd Supervisor: Greg Cogen / Nicholas Ralph

MARCS staff and students are reminded that all meetings and workshops have an important role in building and maintaining the sense of community which is central to the success of MARCS as a cooperative and energetic research institute.  Your attendance is both welcomed and expected.

The zoom ID is: 627 146 998. Link to zoom