Max Shinn's Homepage


Also see my Github. All software listed here is available under the GNU GPLv3 unless otherwise specified.

Research interests

I am interested in using mathematical, statistical, and computational tools to understand the brain.

List of publications available at Google Scholar.

I am a PhD student at Yale in the Murray lab and Lee lab. Previous affiliations: Bullmore, Lehman, Nykamp, Netoff.


I occasionally update my quasi-scientific blog.

Other things that belong online

What’s with the domain name?

It’s a pun.


The best way to contact me is via carrier pigeon. Email works too, though.

Alternatively, you can send me an anonymous message.