Supervisor's Name: Ed Ruthazer
Supervisor's Email: edward.ruthazer [at] mcgill.ca
Supervisor's Phone: 514-398-4022
Supervisor's Website: ruthazerlab.mcgill.ca
Supervisor's department: Neurology & Neurosurgery
Course number: NSCI 396 (Neuroscience)
Term: Winter 2014-2015
Project start date: Friday, September 4, 2015
Project end date: Monday, December 7, 2015
Project title: Computational model of retinotectal map formation
Project description (50-100 words suggested): Computational model of retinotectal map formation, using recently obtained data to expand on existing approaches
Prerequisite: 1 term completed at McGill + CGPA of 3.0 or higher; or permission of instructor.
Grading scheme (The final report must be worth at least 50% of final grade): Final grade shall be based on regular progress in the project as evaluated by the research supervisor (50%) and the final written research report (minimum 10 pages) (50%)
Project status: This project is taken. The professor has no more '396' projects this term.
Ethics, safety, and training: Supervisors are responsible for the ethics and safety compliance of undergraduate students. This project involves NEITHER animal subjects, nor human subjects, nor biohazardous substances, nor radioactive materials, nor handling chemicals, nor using lasers.