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Vicente Nicolás Medel Sierralta

Investigador Postdoctoral

Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


My interest focuses on multiscale information processing in the brain, and the modulatory role of neurotransmitters in shaping brain complex dynamics and behavior. My research combines scalp and intracranial electrophysiology, fMRI, pupil diameter an

Educación

  •  Neurociencia, PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE. Chile, 2021
  •  Neurociencia, PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE. Chile, 2018
  •  Filosofía, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE. Chile, 2015

Experiencia Académica

  •   Investigador Postdoctoral Part Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

    Medicina

    Santiago, Chile

    2021 - A la fecha

  •   Postdoctorate Researcher Part Time

    UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY

    Brain and Mind Centre

    Sydney, Australia

    2021 - A la fecha

Experiencia Profesional

  •   Research Assistant Part Time

    UNIC (Unité des Neuroscience, Information et Complexité)

    Paris, Francia

    2015 - 2016

  •   Research Assistant Part Time

    EITN (European Institute for Theoretical Neuroscience)

    Paris, Chile

    2015 - 2016

  •   Postdoctorate Researcher Part Time

    University of Sydney

    Sydney, Australia

    2021 - A la fecha

  •   Investigador Postdoctoral Part Time

    Universidad de Chile

    Santiago, Chile

    2021 - A la fecha

  •   Asistente de Investigación Full Time

    Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

    Santiago, Chile

    2016 - 2017

Premios y Distinciones

  •   Chilean Interns

    ENP (Ecole des Neuroscience de Paris)

    Chile, 2015

    Selected for 6 months internship in Chilean Interns program of ENP. Internship developed in Alain Destexhe Lab.

  •   Distinción Máxima

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

    Chile, 2015

    Licenciado con distinción máxima.

  •   Premio Mejor presentación Oral

    Sociedad Chilena de Neurociencia

    Chile, 2019

    Premio a mejor presentación oral en la reunión anual de la sociedad de neurociencia 2019, La Serena.


 

Article (5)

Brain activity complexity has a nonlinear relation to the level of propofol sedation
The ascending arousal system promotes optimal performance through mesoscale network integration in a visuospatial attentional task
Transitions between human functional brain networks reveal complex, cost-efficient and behaviorally-relevant temporal paths
Commentary: Amplification and Suppression of Distinct Brainwide Activity Patterns by Catecholamines
Complexity and 1/f slope jointly reflect cortical states across different E/I balance

Proyecto (4)

Dinámica de redes y circuitos neuronales del cerebro durante estado de reposo en salud y enfermedad
Characterization of network states from multiunit recordings in humans
Model of Up-Down states in awake-sleep transition in humans.
Control of attention in neuropsychiatric disorders=> effect of catecholaminergic treatment during goal-directed behavior in ADHD and Major Depression.
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Vicente Medel

Investigador Postdoctoral

Neurociencia

Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

2
Tomás Ossandón

Associate Professor

Medical School, Department of Psychiatry

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Gonzalo Boncompte

Postdoctoral Researcher

Psiquiatría

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago, Chile