neural networks research group
Manish did PhD on computational analysis and modeling of EEG recordings on meditation training, with Cliff Saron of UC Davis as his co-advisor. Manish went on for a postdoc at Allan Reiss's lab at Stanford University.
saggar [at] stanford edu
A computational analysis of meditation
Implementing evolutionary optimization to model resting state functional connectivity
Kaitlin Maile, Risto Miikkulainen, and Manish Saggar
Society for Neuroscience Abstracts
, 2019. Society for Neuroscience.
Mean-field thalamocortical modeling of longitudinal EEG acquired during intensive meditation training
Manish Saggar, Anthony P. Zanesco, Brandon G. King, David A. Bridwell, Katherine A. MacLean, Stephen...
, 114:88-104, 2015. Elsevier.
Intensive training induces longitudinal changes in meditation state-related EEG oscillatory activity
Manish Saggar, Brandon G King, Anthony P Zanesco, Katherine A MacLean, Stephen R Aichele, Tonya L Ja...
Amishi P Jha, editors,
Frontiers in Human Neuroscience
, 6(00256), Sep 2012.
Computational Analysis of Meditation
PhD Thesis, Department of Computer Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, 2011.
Behavioral, neuroimaging, and computational evidence for perceptual caching in repetition priming
Manish Saggar, Risto Miikkulainen, David Schnyer
Journal of Brain Research
, 1315:75--91, 2010.
Memory Processes in Perceptual Decision Making
Manish Saggar, Risto Miikkulainen, David M Schnyer
Proceedings of the 30th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
, Nashville, TN,...
A computational model of the motivation-learning interface
Manish Saggar, Arthur B Markman, W Todd Maddox, Risto Miikkulainen
Proceedings of the 29th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
, Nashville, TN,...
Autonomous Learning of Stable Quadruped Locomotion
Manish Saggar and Thomas D'Silva and Nate Kohl and Peter Stone
In Gerhard Lakemeyer and Elizabeth Sklar and Domenico Sorenti and Tomoichi Takahashi, editors,
System Identification for the Hodgkin-Huxley Model using Artificial Neural Networks
Manish Saggar, Tekin Mericli, Sari Andoni, Risto Miikkulainen
Proceedings of International Joint Conference on Neural Networks
, Orlando, Florida, August...
Areas of Interest
Brain and Cognitive Disorders