Pattern generation in visual system hallucinations.
Introduction to stability analysis of neural models
Oscillations and bursting
Weakly coupled oscillators
Continuation of coupled oscillators
Firing rate models.
From the retina to the superior colliculus, the lateral geniculate nucleus into primary visual cortex and beyond, this lecture gives a tour of the mammalian visual system highlighting the Nobel-prize winning discoveries of Hubel & Wiesel.
From Universal Turing Machines to McCulloch-Pitts and Hopfield associative memory networks, this lecture explains what is meant by computation.
Ion channels and the movement of ions across the cell membrane.
A basic introduction to clinical presentation of schizophrenia, its etiology, and current treatment options.
How does the brain learn? This lecture discusses the roles of development and adult plasticity in shaping functional connectivity.
The mechanisms behind changes in synaptic function created by learning.