Neuroscience Graduate Group

Sergey Stavisky

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Neurological Surgery, School of Medicine
Research Interests: My group develops brain-computer interfaces to restore people's lost abilities, including the ability to speak and to reach and grasp. We also seek to better understand the neural computations that underlie these cognitive abilities in people.

Xiaomo Chen

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior, College of Biological Sciences
Research Interests: My research focuses on investigating neural mechanisms underlying cognitive control functions, and on developing novel and innovative approaches to improve our understanding and to enhance these essential functions

UC Davis Researchers Among Successful PREP Scholars Admitted to Campus Graduate Programs

Four UC Davis postbaccalaureate researchers returned to campus this fall as both graduate students and fellows of the prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP). The NSF GRFP supports outstanding scholars in STEM fields, providing a three-year annual stipend of $34,000 along with a $12,000 cost of education allowance for tuition and fees.