Carina Curto
My new email is ccurto -at- psu -dot- edu

A.B. Harvard University 2000
Ph.D. Duke University 2005

Mathematical Neuroscience Lab

Some recent pictures of me, and my boys.
Here is a brief bio.
Research Interests
Mathematics applied to and arising from theoretical and computational neuroscience.
I am especially interested in the interface between neural network theory and neural coding.
You can read a one-page summary of my research here.


Software on nebneuron.
Upcoming IMA workshop: Topological Structures in Computational Biology

For Students and Postdocs
Information about 2014 Math Research Communities.
Georgia Tech's awesome professional development website.
Check out SIAM's brochure on careers in applied mathematics outside academia. See also the SIAM careers website.

My advice to young people.
A shampoo commercial that's just brilliant.
My call for more beautiful models in neuroscience.
A brief history of the Math Revolution!
Want to know more about neuroscience? Check out
Some opportunities at the interface of math and biology.
The case for blind math.
Random math questions:
Find research articles on PubMed and
"There's a lot to be done while your head is still young." - B&S