Laurel Watkins de Jong

 

 

I am a graduate student in Kamran Diba’s lab. I joined the lab in the fall of 2012 after completing a Master’s in Neuroscience at the University of Arizona under the direction of Dr. John Allen.

I am generally interested in neural computation, focusing on the mechanisms that underlie the formation and consolidation of memories. Using high-density electrode recordings and optogenetic interventions, I examine how memories are encoded across cell assemblies in the hippocampus and interactions between the hippocampus and neocortex during subsequent consolidation.

 

email: watkin26[at]uwm.edu

 

 

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