MRC Partnership Grant FieldTrip workshop in Birmingham

The official page for this workshop is hosted at http://www.aston.ac.uk/lhs/research/centres-facilities/brain-centre/fieldtrip-workshop-birmingham. Some details are copied here for reference and easier maintenance.

Where

The workshop is funded and organized by the MRC Partnership Grant and kindly hosted by Aston University, Birmingham. The course venue is in the Main Building, level4, MB432.

When

Wed 17 - Fri 19 September 2014

Who

Lecturers: Robert Oostenveld, Johanna Zumer.

Additional hands-on tutors: Tzvetan Popov, Hongfang Wang, Simon Hanslmayr.

Local organizers: Klaus Kessler and Ian Holliday.

Program

Day 1 - Wednesday

13:00 – 13:30 Registration, coffee 13:30 – 13:45 Opening remarks

Session I 13:45 – 14:45 Lecture: An introduction to the MEG and the FieldTrip toolbox 14:45 – 15:00 Tea Break 15:00 – 17:00 Hands-on: Getting started with event-related fields

Day 2 - Thursday

Session II 9:15 – 10:15 Lecture: Fundamentals of neuronal oscillations and synchrony 10:15 – 10:30 Coffee Break 10:30 – 12:30 Hands-on: Time-frequency analysis of power

Session III 13:45 – 14:45 Lecture: Beamformer techniques for source reconstruction 14:45 – 15:00 Tea break 15:00 – 17:00 Hands-on: Localizing visual gamma and cortico-muscular coherence

16:30 – 17:15 Wrap-up-the-day: “Ask the experts” session 17:15 - ??:?? Drinks in pub (Sacks of Potatoes) and dinner (Conference Aston)

Day 3 - Friday

Session IV 9:00 – 10:99 Lecture: Non-parametric randomization techniques 10:00 – 10:15 Coffee break 10:15 – 12:15 Hands-on: Parametric and non-parametric statistics on ERFs 12:15 – 13:00 Lunch

Session V 13:00 – 16:15 FieldTrip playground – analyze your own data and ask anything you want

Extra playground material