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Grace P

- Research Program Mentor

PhD Doctor of Philosophy candidate


sensory neuroscience, 2 photon calcium imaging, behavior, social behavior, electrophyisology

Project ideas

Project ideas are meant to help inspire student thinking about their own project. Students are in the driver seat of their research and are free to use any or none of the ideas shared by their mentors.

Do nervous jitters actually help you do better?

Induce an anxious state in people (make them watch a 5 minute jump scare video) and then have them complete a reaction-time task to see if an aroused internal state effects performance. Compare this group with a control group. (this project could go in many different directions, there are lots of possibilities/variations!)

Coding skills

introductory python skills

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