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Moran Cerf, PhD: Perception Squared

 
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  Moran Cerf, Ph.D., is neuroscientist at the California Institute of Technology (‘Caltech’), UCLA department of neurosurgery and New York University. Dr. Cerf studies the neural basis of consciousness. His research focuses on understanding the neural mechanisms of consciousness and free will using direct recording of single neurons from the brains of patients undergoing brain […]

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Posted January 17, 2012 by Moran Cerf PhD

 
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Moran Cerf, Ph.D., is neuroscientist at the California Institute of Technology (‘Caltech’), UCLA department of neurosurgery and New York University. Dr. Cerf studies the neural basis of consciousness. His research focuses on understanding the neural mechanisms of consciousness and free will using direct recording of single neurons from the brains of patients undergoing brain surgery.

He completed his PhD at Caltech in computational neuroscience, and holds an MA in Philosophy of Science and a B.Sc in Physics, both from the Tel-Aviv University. Prior to his career as a scientist, Moran worked as a hacker – breaking into banks and financial institutes, an air pilot and an inventor. He currently holds a faculty position at the American Film Institute, teaching screen-writing, and is currently the winner of the U.S Moth story-telling competition.


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