The mission of the Institute of Cognitive Science (ICS) at CU-Boulder is to understand and enhance human cognition, learning, and development through the creation of interdisciplinary partnerships. ICS fosters rich scientific interchange across researchers from a broad range of disciplines including Artificial Intelligence, Linguistics, Psychology, Neuroscience, Computer Science, Philosophy, and Education.
Cognitive Science is the interdisciplinary study of the mind, brain and intelligence, in both humans and machines.
Our colloquium series features local scholars, distinguished visitors, and panel discussions such as our popular "Converging on Cognition" sessions.
Intermountain Neuroimaging Consortium (INC)
The Institute of Cognitive Science hosts a state-of-the-art magnetic resonance imaging research facility. Under the leadership of Professor Marie Banich, INC brings together neuroscientists from across the Rocky Mountain region who study complex psychological processes such as addiction, pain, emotion, attention, sleep, learning and memory.
From an anti-racism Coursera offering to weekly talks, workshops, and trainings, find out about what is available at CU Boulder about diversity, equity, anti-racism, anti-oppression, and community building.
The findings were published this month in the journal Nature Communications, lending new insight into the basic building blocks of cognition and could inform new therapies for issues like post-traumatic stress disorder and obsessive compulsive disorder.
For fall 2020, the ICS Student Travel & Research Awards Committee is pleased to announce four awardees. Research grant for $500 awarded to Dianna Radpour (INFO) Research grant for $500 awarded to Steve Sommer (EDU) Travel grant for $120 awarded to Janghee Cho (INFO) Research grant for $500 awarded to...