Research, Innovation and Dissemination Center for Neuromathematics (NeuroMat) – one of the research centers supported by FAPESP – has launched the first module of the free software Neuroscience Experiments System (NES), that helps organization, control and management of neurophysiological data from patients and experiments. Report by Karina Toledo, Agência FAPESP, 12/12/2014.
NeuroMat member Prof. Sidarta Ribeiro took part on November, 13, of a diffusion activity on neuroscience in a school in Cotia, São Paulo State. Report and image by William Melo, Revista Circuito, 11/14/2014.
The cooperation between neuroscience and mathematics has much to offer to the collection of neural data. The Research, Innovation and Dissemination Center for Neuromathematics (CEPID NeuroMat), from the University of São Paulo, offers a training on the mathematical challenges of this area, specifically on advances developed on techniques of spike sorting. Report by Revista Mente e Cérebro, 11/2014.
A news piece on uses of the online, collaborative encyclopaedia in educational settings refers to NeuroMat's pioneering Wikipedia Initiative. The general goal of the Initiative is to stimulate members of the research team to work on entries on neuromathematics and pertaining topics in the Portuguese and English versions of Wikipedia. Report by André Jorge de Oliveira, Revista Galileu, 09/11/2014.
NeuroMat and its effort of spreading information on a conceptual framework on brain functioning have featured on an article on how new social technologies, especially Wikipedia, may contribute to scientific and educational dissemination. João Alexandre Peschanski, Boletim Grupo de Cidadania, 08/2014.
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