UTSA NEUROSCIENCES INSTITUTE

Electrical Signals & Circuits

Research Areas

Core Faculty:

Alfonso Apicella, Biology - Cortical microcircuit physiology

David Jaffe, Biology - Synaptic integration & plasticity of hippocampal neurons

Lindsey Macpherson, Biology - Chemosensation from the tongue & gut to the brain

Carlos Paladini, Biology - Dopamine neuron physiology

Fidel Santamaria, Biology - Cerebellar information processing

Charles Wilson, Biology - Basal ganglia anatomy, physiology & computation

Core Faculty:

Gary Gaufo, Biology - Molecular & cellular approaches in neural development

Jenny Hsieh, Biology -Gene regulation in stem cells & epilepsy therapeutics

Hyoung-gon Lee, Biology - Cell cycle & signaling in neurodegeneration

Annie Lin, Biology - Neural stem cells & disease

Aimin Liu, Chemistry - Metalloprotein & enzymatic neurochemistry

Asif Maroof, Biology - Neural stem cell differentiation & patterning

Core Faculty:

Jenny Hsieh, Biology -Gene regulation in stem cells & epilepsy therapeutics

Annie Lin. Biology - Neural stem cells & disease

Hyoung-gon Lee, Biology - Cell cycle & signaling in neurodegeneration

Aimin Liu, Chemistry - Metalloprotein & enzymatic neurochemistry

Asif Maroof, Biology - Neural stem cell differentiation & patterning

George Perry, Biology - Cytopathology of Alzheimer's disease

Core Faculty:

David Jaffe, Biology - Synaptic integration & plasticity of hippocampal neurons

Daijin Ko, Management Science & Statistics - Neurostatistics & analytics

Yufei Huang, Electrical & Computer Engineering - Brain computer interactions

Kay Robbins, Computer Science - Modeling, visualization & analysis of EEG

Fidel Santamaria, Biology - Intrinsic memory, scale free neurodynamics

Todd Troyer, Biology - Neural & behavioral dynamics

Charles Wilson, Biology - Basal ganglia anatomy, physiology & computation

Core Faculty:

Alfonso Apicella, Biology - Cortical microcircuit physiology

Lindsey Macpherson, Biology - Chemosensation from the tongue & gut to the brain

Isabel Muzzio, Biology - Neural basis of spatial memory

Carlos Paladini, Biology - Cellular mechanims of addiction & motivated behavior

Matthew Wanat, Biology - Neurobiology of motivated behavior

Core Faculty:

Alfonso Apicella, Biology - Cortical microcircuit physiology

David Jaffe, Biology - Synaptic integration & plasticity of hippocampal neurons

Lindsey Macpherson, Biology - Chemosensation from the tongue & gut to the brain

Core Faculty:

Yufei Huang, Electrical & Computer Engineering - Brain computer interactions

Isabel Muzzio, Biology - Neural basis of spatial memory

Kay Robbins, Computer Science - Modeling, visualization & analysis of EEG

Matthew Wanat, Biology - Neurobiology of motivated behavior

Nicole Wicha, Biology - Neural basis of human language

Data Modeling, Computation & Theory

Neural Mechanisms of Behavior

Stem Cells & Neural Patterning

Neurodegeneration & Therapeutics

Cognitive Neuroscience

Sensory Processing