Benjamin Cowley, Ph.D.
cowley [at]
Benjamin R. Cowley
(office) Freeman Building, Rm 113

Assistant Professor in Neuroscience, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory 2022-present
Postdoctoral researcher at Princeton Neuroscience Institute, Princeton University
    Advisors: Jonathan Pillow and Mala Murthy
PhD in Machine Learning, School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University
    Advisors: Byron Yu and Matthew Smith
B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University 2008-2012

Research interests

I am interested in uncovering the step-by-step computations of the brain. I develop and employ a wide range of machine learning techniques, including deep learning and active learning, to identify and characterize these computations.