Tatyana Sharpee


Computational Neurobiology Laboratory

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How the brain recognizes what the eye sees

New Salk Institute work outlining brain’s visual process could improve self-driving cars and point to therapies for sensory impairments. Read more »

Tatyana Sharpee


MS, Physics, Ukraine National University, Kiev, Ukraine
PhD, Physics, Michigan State University
Sloan-Swartz Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, San Francisco


Awards & Honors

  • 2018 Fellow of the American Physical Society
  • 2013 National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER award
  • 2010 Helen McLoraine Developmental Chair in Neurobiology
  • 2009 W.M. Keck Foundation Research Excellence Award
  • 2009 McKnight Scholar
  • 2008 Searle Scholar