In Depth: Eric Kandel and Edvard and May-Britt Moser

Eric R. KandelEric R. Kandel is University Professor at Columbia, Fred Kavli Professor and Director, Kavli Institute for Brain Science, and a Senior Investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. He received the 2000 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his research on the molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying learning and memory. View Video

 

Edvard and May-Britt MoserProfessors Edvard and May-Britt Moser lead the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience (director and co-director, respectively), as well as the Centre for the Biology of Memory at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Their research has provided key insights into how spatial location and spatial memory are computed in the brain. View Video