March 26, 2018

HBP at Shaping Europe’s Digital Future

At the Bulgarian Presidency event on High Performance Computing in Sofia, 19 April, the European Human Brain Project will host a session on the growing role of Supercomputing in Neuroscience. On 18 April the HBP organizes the Young Researchers Event 2018: Brain models and computation for brain medicine. <

Registration for the events is free and open until 9 April. (Update: The registration has been extended until 12 April.)

March 14, 2018

Robots with Brains

Fortiss, a research institute of the Free State of Bavaria for software-intensive systems and services with headquarters in Munich, has developed a new simulator for the Human Brain Project, enabling neuroscientists to "transplant" their brain models into virtual robots.

Feb. 28, 2018

New ultrasound technique shows the brain of rodents in action

A new ultrasound method to analyse what happens in the brain while executing activity is portable, has a better resolution and can be used in movement. SINC news agency's LAURA CHAPARRO reports on how HBP's partnering project FUSIMICE has validated the technique's effectiveness in active and anesthetised rodents.