DAAD RISE intern
Naria is an undergraduate student at the University of California, Berkeley. Studying Neurobiology and Psychology at her home university, Naria has a fascination with how the brain works both at the molecular and behavioral level. Naria is currently a research intern in neuroMADLAB through the DAAD RISE (Research in Science and Engineering) program for the summer of 2018.
Her research project will involve studying reward processing in the brain, specifically linking effort expenditure through a grip force device to food rewards using a MATLAB controlled candy dispenser.