How Brains Learn To See


 

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How Brains Learn To See

Pawan Sinha,  a Professor of Vision and Computational Neuroscience at Massachusetts Institute of Technology,  whose work spans experimental and computational approaches to studying human visual cognition.  In this video Professor Sinha details his groundbreaking research into how the brain’s visual system develops. Sinha and his team provide free vision-restoring treatment to children born blind, and then study how their brains learn to interpret visual data. The work offers insights into neuroscience, engineering and even autism

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