We study the design principles by which genes and neurons dictate behavior

Coming soon....

The neural basis for irrational behavior  (Nature Communications, In press)

Some of our recent stuff:

When reminded, animals anticipate future adversities and prepare for them in advance (Current Biology 2019)

​​Animals evolved an efficient navigatoin strategy to locate food (Nature Communications 2018)


A machine-learning software to automatically track and analyze complex behaviors (BMC Biology 2017)

Imaging whole-brain dynamics with cellular resolution:

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