kevan martin switzerland
panel discussion: wed 12 aug | details
Kevan A.C. Martin is a Director of the Institute of Neuroinformatics and a Double Professor of Systems Neurophysiology at the University of Zurich and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ('ETH').
His research is on the structure and function of the circuits of the neocortex where he studies the physical basis of perception, cognition and action.
One of his longstanding interests is the physical basis of thought. He explores many aspects of performance to find an answer to the simple question: What is the relationship between thought and movement? His own performance is as a member of 4-Brain, a formation skydiving team that trains in Switzerland.