Dario Ringach Phd


Department of Neurobiology, Psychology

73-235 CHS

Research Interests

Our research focuses on visual neurophysiology
and perception. We are interested in cortical dynamics, circuitry, function,
and mathematical modeling of receptive fields.


Recent Papers

  1. Frey J., Ringach D.L., “Binocular eye movements evoked by self-induced motion parallax,” J Neurosci. 2011 Nov 23;31(47):17069-73.
  2. Ringach D.L., “The use of nonhuman animals in biomedical research,” Am J Med Sci. 2011 Oct;342(4):305-13.
  3. Paik S.B., Ringach D.L., “Retinal origin of orientation maps in visual cortex,” Nat Neurosci. 2011 May 29;14(7):919-25.
  4. Theobald J.C., Shoemaker P.A., Ringach D.L., Frye M.A., “Theta motion processing in fruit flies,” Front Behav Neurosci. 2010 Jul 22;4. pii: 35.
  5. Theobald J.C., Ringach D.L., Frye M.A.,. “Dynamics of optomotor responses in Drosophila to perturbations in optic flow,” J Exp Biol. 2010 Apr;213(Pt 8):1366-75.
  6. Tavassoli A., Ringach D.L., “When your eyes see more than you do,” Curr Biol. 2010 Feb 9;20(3):R93-4.
  7. Ringach D.L., “Population coding under normalization,” Vision res. 2010 Oct 28;50(22):2223-32. Epub 2009 Dec 23.
  8. Theobald J.C., Ringach D.L., Frye M.A., “Visual stabilization dynamics are enhanced by standing flight velocity,” Biol Lett. 2010 Jun 23;6(3):410-3. Epub 2009 Dec 2.
  9. Ringach D.L., Jentsch J.D., “We must face the threats,” J Neurosci. 2009 Sep 16;29(37):11417-8.
  10. Ringach D.L., “Spontaneous and driven cortical activity: implications for computation,” Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2009 Aug;19(4):439-44. Epub 2009 Aug 3.