The Virtual Brain

  • BIG new release: The Virtual Brain version 2.2

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    Our scientists and developers are very proud to announce the next generation of The Virtual Brain: version 2.2! Many core parts of the software have been rewritten to make it faster, cleaner, shorter, much more powerful and just overall nicer!

    First thing: upgrade existing installations from v1.5.8

    TVB 2.2 has a new storage architecture underneath. Your data will be migrated automatic

  • McGill Summer School: The Virtual Brain lecture and workshop

    Learn to use The Virtual Brain: Lectures with subsequent hands on session at the McGill Summer School in Nonlinear Dynamics for the Life Sciences with Applications to Neuroscience and Psychology.

    Registration is open!

    Find out more here

  • TVB-EBRAINS Integrated Workflows - 4th Virtual Workshop

    TVB-EBRAINS Integrated Workflows - 4th Virtual Workshop will be held on March 12th at 9am to 15:00 CET.

    The purpose of this workshop series is to discuss interfaces and workflows of The Virtual Brain (TVB) in the EU Flagship’s Research Infrastructure EBRAINS.

    To register please use the form below.

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  • BIDS Extension Proposal: Computational Model Specifications - Contributions Welcome!

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    Brain Imaging Data Structure [BIDS] is a community effort to define standards in data / metadata. Please contribute to this proposal which extends the original specification to further integrate different kinds of data, such as imaging methods we use for brain visualisation and simulation.

    You can find the draft document here, and all are welcome to add suggestions to this draft: [BIDS extensi

  • 5th HBP Student Conference on Interdisciplinary Brain Research

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    We are pleased to announce the 5th HBP Student Conference on Interdisciplinary Brain Research.

    Don't miss the keynote lecture by Petra Ritter on February 1st and the Virtual Brain Cloud Workshop on February 2nd.

  • TVB EduPack offers video lectures with step-by-step instructions for using The Virtual Brain

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    • software
    • support
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    For several years, a growing number of video lectures on using The Virtual Brain software have been posted on various websites and YouTube playlists. We've collected the best ones, added annotations, linked them with publications and notebooks and bundled them all into the TVB EduPack!

    Our new NewsWire section starts with [46 hand-picked TVB EduCases](/tvb/zwei/newswire-educase "Visit

  • New Alpha Release: TVB version 2.1a1

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    • software

    The Virtual Brain is gearing up towards a big new release in summer 2021! Core parts of the software have been completely rewritten to enable easier usage for scripting users, make room for exciting new features and be much, much faster!

    Today we're offering an Alpha release of TVB 2.1a1 for direct download & testing:

    • Download for Windows (1 GB)
    • Download for macOS (750 MB)*
  • Register for our Online Course running from Dec 2020 to Feb 2021 - “Personalized Multi-scale Brain Simulation”

    For registration to this course please contact petra.ritter at charite.de

    Course Content

    This course provides basic knowledge on personalized brain network modeling and will include both lectures and tutorials. The course will include 120 hours of work, including both contact hours and individual study. Required interdisciplinary methods will be introduced. A focus will be se

  • European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) Projects EXPO

    Visit The Virtual Brain Cloud Booth at the EOSC Projects EXPO from November 16 to 19. Members of our consortium will be available live throughout the event.

    Realizing the European Open Science Cloud Towards a FAIR research data landscape for the social sciences, humanities and beyond.

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  • TVB Team Member Spotlight | LIA DOMIDE

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    • TVB team
    • spotlight
    • Lia Domide - Spotlight

    Lia Domide TVB Technical Lead and Software Architect, Codemart Read more...

  • GDPR Impact Conference

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    Join us September 18th for a free online conference on the impact of GDPR on digitization of biomedical research and clinical applications, including those using AI. VirtualBrainCloud will act as a case study, providing insight into the challenges and practical solutions of working with patient data. The talks will focus on data use, including privacy, security, and AI use, as well as the pra

  • TVB EBRAINS at FENS 2020

    In July 2020, Human Brain Project presented the new Research Infrastructure EBRAINS at the FENS 2020 Virtual Forum. You can find recordings of the sessions here.

    Check out our session on The Virtual Brain infrastructure on EBRAINS:

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  • GSOC 2020

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    We got accepted in the Google Summer of Code program again!

    This time with 3 slots related to TVB.

    Big thanks to the INCF organization again!

    Danielle Marinazzo, Paula Popa and Lia Domide will be mentors in these interesting projects :

  • Virtual brain tools on EBRAINS

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    • hbp
    • collaboration
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    At the Human Brain Project Summit & Open Days in Athens, the TVB team is proudly presenting the results of the last two years of active research.

    All services and resources will be made available on the new EBRAINS platform!

    Fre

  • TVB Dataset published on Zenodo

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    • release
    • open-science
    • collaboration

    Zenodo has gained credibility in the science world, by providing reliability, a good indexing and flexibility for the published content. Thus, we decided to use it for our tvb-data.

    This is now the recommended place, from where you can download TVB compatible datasets.

    Our [Github Repo for tvb-data] (https://github.com/t