Name Role Department
Britt Anderson Core Psychology
Sue Ann Campbell Core Applied Math
James Danckert Affiliate Psychology
Chris Eliasmith Director

Philosophy and Systems Design
Engineering (joint appointed),
Computer Science (cross appointed)

Paul Marriott Core Statistics
Jeff Orchard Affiliate Computer Science
Affiliate Psychology
Brian Ingalls Affiliate Applied Math
Eric Roy Affiliate Applies Health
David Spafford Affiliate Biology
Paul Thagard Core (emeritus)


Bryan Tripp Core

Systems Design Engineering

Waterloo researchers among top in Canada

Chris Eliasmith writing on a whiteboardChris Eliasmith, Director of the Centre for Theoretical Neuroscience, received the prestigious John C. Polanyi Award  and is also an inaugural member of the Royal Society of Canada's College of New Scholars, Artists, and Scientists.

How to Build a Brain

Chris Eliasmith’s team at the Centre for Theoretical Neuroscience has built Spaun, the world’s largest simulation of a functioning brain. The related book is now available and for the full article Waterloo Stories.


This is a collection of coverage of work with Nengo (Neural Engineering Objects) that has appeared in the popular press recently.