What is a Physicist doing in a Neuroscience Department?
Yonatan Eljadeff tells us the fascinating story of how concepts from statistical physics can help us understand how songbirds learn to sing. More broadly, he explains how concepts and techniques from physics can help us better understand neuroscience/cognition. He also gives a bird’s eye view of humanity’s progress towards a comprehensive theory of the brain.
What is a Physicist Doing in a Neuroscience Department?