Title of COE
Title of PIThe Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience and Centre for the biology of memory
Mission of COE

The scientific goal of the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience is to advance our understanding of neural circuits and systems. By focusing on spatial representation and memory, the investigators hope to uncover general principles of neural network computation in the mammalian cortex.

TitleProfessor and director
First nameEdvard
Last nameMoser
COE Principal Investigators
TitleFirst nameLast name
Professor and co-directorMay-BrittMoser
Group leaderYasserRoudi
Group leaderAyumuTashiro
Professor and group leaderMenno P.Witter
Group leaderZhangSheng-Jia
Professor and directorEdvardMoser
Address of institution where award is held
InstitutionNorwegian University of Science and Technology
Street AddressOlav Kyrres Gate 9
  • Norway
  • Date that the CoE was established


    If it has specific relevance to a neurodegenerative disease please select up to three of the following
  • Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias
  • How many constituent programmes are there within the Centre of Excellence?

    Six groups researching neural circuitry, artificial neural networks, molecular biology and animal models.

    Funding sources
    1The Kavli Foundation
    2The Research Council of Norway
    3Fondation Bettencourt Schueller
    4EU Seventh Research Framework Programme (FP/)
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