Meet the Team

We are a diverse group – biologists, psychologists, physicists, and engineers – trying to figure out how rats and mice (and sometimes even people!) can make such clever choices

Lab members

Alfonso Renart, PhD

Alfonso Renart, PhD

Principal Investigator

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neuroscience, guitar, soccer

Davide Reato, PhD

Davide Reato, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

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behavior, electrophysiology, data analysis

João Afonso, PhD

João Afonso, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

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behavior, electrophysiology, data analysis

Raphael Steinfeld, PhD

Raphael Steinfeld, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

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behavior, electrophysiology, data analysis

Juan Castiñeiras

Juan Castiñeiras

INDP 2017 PhD Student

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Theory, data analysis

Tiago Costa

Tiago Costa

INDP 2017 PhD Student. Joint student of the Polavieja and Renart labs

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Theory, data analysis

Ana Mafalda Valente

Ana Mafalda Valente

INDP 2018 PhD Student

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behavior, electrophisiology, data analysis

Sofia Freitas

Sofia Freitas

INDP 2019 PhD Student. Joint student of the Paton and Renart labs

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behavior, electrophisiology, data analysis

Allumni

José Pardo-Vazquez, PhD

José Pardo-Vazquez, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Jacques Bourg

Jacques Bourg

2011 INDP PhD Student