Announcements

Talk @ Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

posted 18 Aug 2019, 17:19 by Dan Bang   [ updated 18 Aug 2019, 17:26 ]

I recently gave a talk at the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute, titled "Private-public mappings in brain and behaviour". I provide an overview of my current and future work - including a project on prefrontal task representations for flexible social behaviour. The talk is available online [link].

Noise blindness

posted 25 Jun 2019, 01:27 by Dan Bang

Our article on noise blindness and suboptimal inference has been published in Nature Communications [available here].

Optimal adolescence

posted 25 Oct 2018, 01:28 by Dan Bang   [ updated 25 Jun 2019, 01:26 ]

Our article on group decision-making (data collected 6 years ago!) has been published in Scientific Reports [available here].

Talk @ Virginia Tech

posted 4 Oct 2018, 17:45 by Dan Bang   [ updated 18 Aug 2019, 17:28 ]

I recently gave a talk at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, titled "Neurocomputational mechanisms of private and public confidence in humans". I provide an overview of my current and future work - including a project in which we relate sub-second recordings of dopamine and serotonin to perceptual experience in the awake human brain. The talk can be can be viewed online [link].

Shouldering Responsibility

posted 29 Aug 2018, 01:51 by Dan Bang   [ updated 29 Aug 2018, 01:53 ]

We wrote a Perspective for Science on Edelson et al.'s article "Computational and neurobiological foundations of leadership decisions" [available here].

Podcast on confidence

posted 30 Jul 2018, 00:12 by Dan Bang   [ updated 30 Jul 2018, 00:14 ]

I recently explained what scientists mean by 'confidence' on the Anthill podcast produced by the Conversation [available here]

Royal Society Animation

posted 4 Jun 2018, 08:16 by Dan Bang   [ updated 4 Jun 2018, 08:17 ]

The Royal Society has produced an animation and a short-card form which summarises key points from our recent article on how to make better group decisions [available here].

Distinct encoding of decision confidence in human medial prefrontal cortex

posted 4 Jun 2018, 08:15 by Dan Bang   [ updated 25 Oct 2018, 01:30 ]

Our article on the neurobiological basis of decision confidence has been published in PNAS [available here].

Conversation with Naked Scientists about group decision-making

posted 23 Aug 2017, 12:19 by Dan Bang   [ updated 23 Aug 2017, 12:20 ]

The Naked Scientists interviewed me for their weekly BBC radio program [podcast available here].

Conversation with Uta & Frith

posted 22 Aug 2017, 07:42 by Dan Bang

Uta, Chris and I discuss the perils of group decision-making in the latest post on their blog [available here].

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