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Our Mission

The mission of The Institute for the Brain and Cognitive Sciences (IBACS) is to serve as both a beacon and incubator for research across the brain and cognitive sciences at UConn and beyond; promoting and supporting the interdisciplinary science of the mind and its realization in biological and artificial systems.

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“Anyone could, if they were so inclined, be the sculptor of their own brain.”
― Santiago Ramón y Cajal

Upcoming Events

  1. 5/20 Doctoral Dissertation Oral Defense of Ye Chen
  2. 5/21 New England Statistics Symposium
  3. 5/22 New England Statistics Symposium
  4. 5/23 New England Statistics Symposium
  5. 5/24 World Sequence Day
  6. 5/24 New England Statistics Symposium


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Six Short Films Profiling IBACS-Affiliated University Researchers

  • Gerry Altmann