The Miller Laboratory uses experimental and theoretical approaches to study the neural basis of cognition. We investigate how categories, concepts, and rules are learned, mental flexibility, how attention is focused, and how the brain coordinates goal-directed thought and action.

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Our Research Is Supported by

The JPB Foundation

The National Institute of Mental Health

The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Office of Naval Research Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative  (MURI N00014-16-1-2832)

Richard and Linda Hardy

The Prof. Amar G. Bose Research Program

Our Affiliations

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

The Picower Institute for Learning and Memory

MIT Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences

The Cognitive Rhythms Collaborative