machine learning + visualization + connectomics

Rainbow Brain Chip Brain

In connectomics, we create a map of the mammalian brain at nano-scale. For this, we acquire image stacks of rat brain using electron microscopy. These images are so high resolution that individual neurons (nerve cells) and their connections (synapses) are visible.

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White Macbook running Xubuntu I recently wiped a white Macbook 3.1 from 2007 to install Xubuntu. It turned out that important data was lost during this (or even during a re-installation two years ago).

Luckily, with some magic I was able to restore all lost data.

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