FMRI school 2009

fMRI school 2009

Time: October 27-28, 2009

Place: Sähkötalo, Otakaari 5, Lecture room S5, L- wing, 3rd floor


Brain Research Unit, Low Temperature Laboratory, Helsinki University of Technology

Advanced Magnetic Imaging Centre, Helsinki University of Technology

Finnish Graduate School of Neuroscience


Tuesday, 27th October

10.00 Simo Vanni: What is BOLD signal?

10.45 Simo Vanni: Study design

11.30 Lunch

12.30 Toni Auranen: MRI @AMI

13.15 Linda Henriksson: Image data formats and preprocessing

14.00 Coffee break

14.15 Lauri Nurminen: General linear model applied to fMRI analysis

Wednesday, 28th October

10.00 Lauri Nurminen: Model estimation

10.45 Linda Stenbacka: Statistical inference

11.30 Lunch

12.30 Linda Henriksson: Visualization and quantification of fMRI results

13.15 Ville Renvall: Physics of functional MRI

14.00 Coffee break

14.15 Sanna Malinen: ICA applied to fMRI analysis

15.00 (2 x 45 min) Simo Vanni, Miika Koskinen and Lauri Nurminen: Reading the brain: significance, principles and application of multivariate methods to fMRI signal analysis