noon - 1 p.m. Location: International Reception Hall, Center for BrainHealth
The Center for BrainHealth invites scientists to share their scientific study with students and other researchers at the BrainHealth Frontiers Lunch Lectures. The lectures are heavily science focused and are not intended for a lay audience. This lecture will be held at the Brain Performance Institute - The Ellipse, 2200 West Mockingbird Lane.
Friday, 11/16/2018 at noon
Jon Bakdash, PhD
Adjunct Associate Professor, Texas A&M Commerce
Visiting Scholar, UT Dallas
Research Psychologist, U.S. Army Research Laboratory
Topic is Visualizing and Modeling Dependencies in Data
Dr. Jonathan Bakdash is a research psychologist with the U.S. Army Research Laboratory South at The University of Texas at Dallas. His research interests include cybersecurity, decision-making, visual perception, and applied statistics. Dr. Bakdash has actively collaborated on a variety of cross-disciplinary research projects and has published in psychology, human factors, computer science/engineering, and epidemiology. He completed a PhD in cognitive psychology from the University of Virginia in 2010. Dr. Bakdash was a post-doctoral fellow at the Veterans Affairs Patient Safety Center for Inquiry, Salt Lake City from 2010-2011. Dr. Bakdash will demonstrate visualizations of models for dependencies in distinct types of data including time-series forecasting of analyst detected cyber-attacks and common associations within-individuals for brain and behavioral data using repeated measures correlation.
Lunch Available at 11:45am lecture from 12:00 to 1:00 pm
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