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Presentationsinformation     2016-09-05 (15:15)   •  The seminar room at Vi2

Talare Mikael Laaksoharju
Kommentar Classical and Modern Papers in HCI
Titel Cluster failure: Why fMRI inferences for spatial extent have inflated false-positive rates
Sammanfattning The seminar paper can be downloaded here: http://www.pnas.org/content/113/28/7900.full

Questions to consider when reading:
1. How do they actually measure the proportion of false positives?
2. What is the impact on the current theory built on fMRI studies (if such exist)?
3. Can fMRI studies be trusted?
4. Does this paper help assessing previously published fMRI studies?

The paper is somewhat technical and skimming the following paper can possibly assist in comprehension:
http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2428901