Institute News


2nd Annual IBNR Graduate Student/Postdoctoral Research Showcase

This IBNR event features and promotes faculty research while simultaneously providing aplatform for students at all levels of experience to practice the crucial art of communication.

Workshop: Neuronal Oscillations: Mechanisms, computational properties and functionality

Dr. Namas Chandra, Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Director of CIBM3 and IBNR recently was a special guest speaker at Kean University at the Educational Thought Leaders’ Conference on Friday, March 15, 2019.

Workshop: Neuronal Oscillations: Mechanisms, computational properties and functionality


We are please to announce that our workshop on "Neuronal Oscillations: mechanisms, computational properties and functionality" has been accepted by the CNS-2019 organizers. The workshop will take place on July 17th. The CNS meeting this year is in Barcelona, July 13-17. The last two days (July 16 & 17) are devoted to workshops. Details about the CNS Conference can be found in the following link


IBNR Seminars

Seminars are presented by leaders in academia, research and industry. Students, faculty and staff and the community are invited to attend. For more information contact Monuel Aulov.

2019 Circadian Clock Consortium Group Seminar Series

Present and Future Frameworks of Theoretical Neuroscience


February 3-7 2019 at the Emily-Morgan Hotel in San Antonio, Texas

The BRAIN initiative will result in the generation of tools to collect enormous amounts of data. To make sense of it all it is necessary to develop theories that will integrate  results across scales. The goal of this meeting is to determine the present theoretical framework in neuroscience, identify challenges, and define strategies to tackle future problems in the field.

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IBNR Graduate Student / Post Doctoral Research Showcase


Thursday, March 29 2018 at 10 am to 2 pm in the NJIT Wellness and Events Center

Come and see the graduate and post doctoral students showcase thier hard work.



IBNR- Inaugural Seminar

"Robustness, Variability and Modulation in Neurons and Networks"

Eve Marder, Ph.D.
Professor of Biology at Brandeis University
Member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences
Monday, April 17, 2017 at 10 am to 11:30am in NJIT Eberhardt Hall Room 112

IBNR Faculty Member Wins Distinguished Research Award

2017 CSLA Awards Ceremony Recipient

Horacio Rotstein
Department of Mathematical Sciences
2017 Distinguished Research Award

Come join us in celebrating our IBNR Faculty member at the 2017 CSLA Awards Ceremony will take place on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at 2:30 PM in the Campus Center Ballroom. Please save the date and join us to celebrate the accomplishments of the CSLA community.

2017 CSLA Awards Ceremony & Recipients

Inauguration of the Institute of Brain and Neuroscience Research (IBNR) ​

​Monday, March 6, 2017
Campus Center Atrium

Col. Sidney Hinds, M.D., MC
Brain Health Research Program Coordinator
​DoD Blast Injury Research Program