the website of Christopher Madan
Advice on data organization (
Advice on setting up an academic website
- Thoughts on public speaking
Programming, Data Analysis, & Statistics
Visualization of statistics
Odds Ratio and Yule's Q
Clinical trial simulator
- striking demonstration of publication bias
"False Discovery Rate: Corrected & Adjusted P-values"
Quick guide for a two-way repeated-measures ANOVA in SPSS
Mumford Brain Stats
NIfTI Toolbox for MATLAB
"R, the master troll of statistical languages"
"Thesaurus of Mathematical Languages, or MATLAB synonymous commands in Python/NumPy"
"Notes on the use of R for psychology experiments and questionnaires"
"Practical Machine Learning"
- Broad guide to ML
Notes from the Coursera course on Practical Machine Learning
"A Visual Introduction to Machine Learning"
Skill domains relevant to being a data scientist
Some considerations in choosing an appropriate ML algorithm (
Programming Collective Intelligence
- Chapter 12 is a particularly good summary of classes of ML algorithms
Comprehensive list of ML-related books
10 free books for learning ML
- comprehensive reference on neuroimaging topics
- automated meta-analyses of >10,000 fMRI studies
Correspondence between semantic categories and brain regions (from Jack Gallant's lab)
"The NIFTI file format"
"Importing FreeSurfer subcortical structures into Blender"
"Brain for Blender"
xkcd on fMRI
- Journal Abbreviations
Point light displays of biological motion
- humans, cats, pigeons
HTML Color Codes
ML Algorithms in Layman's Terms (
Choosing a programming language for ML (Python/Matlab/R)
Top 10 ML algorithms
"Is PHP a badly designed programming language?"
Experts in Emotion Series with June Gruber
Selective attention test (Simons & Chabris)
Expert memory (Chess)
Libet experiments & free will
Mouse in radial-arm maze
Videos from RLDM 2015 in Edmonton
Neuroscience (cognitive/behavioral neuroscience, neuropsychology, MR physics)
Documentary on patient HM
TMS demo (Daily Telegraph)
"fMRI glimpse" (Tom Hartley)
"Research Tools in Cognitive Neuroscience" with Dr. Posner
Awake brain surgery
EEG overview [German]
We Wish You a Merry Christmas, MRI Style
MIT experiment implants memories
Improved cognitive abilities from brain injury
"A Gentle Introduction To Machine Learning"
Brief discussion of cross validation (ML)
Controlling Games With Your Brain! (GameSpot Reality Check)
Smart Drugs: What Silicon Valley's on (CNN Money)
There's an app for that...
Entertaining and Educational
"Brainstem" episode from Pink and the Brain
"We Didn't Start the Scanner"
Introduction to "Remember Me"