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The simulation of the virtual epileptic patient is presented as an example of advanced brain simulation as a translational approach to deliver improved results in clinics. The fundamentals of epilepsy are explained. On this basis, the concept of epilepsy simulation is developed. By using an iPython notebook, the detailed process of this approach is explained step by step. In the end, you are able to perform simple epilepsy simulations your own.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 1:28:53
Speaker: : Julie Courtiol

Explore how to setup an epileptic seizure simulation with the TVB graphical user interface. This lesson will show you how to program the epileptor model in the brain network to simulate a epileptic seizure originating in the hippocampus. It will also show how to upload and view mouse connectivity data, as well as give a short introduction to the python script interface of TVB.

Difficulty level: Intermediate
Duration: 58:06
Speaker: : Paul Triebkorn

Learn how to simulate seizure events and epilepsy in The Virtual Brain. We will look at the paper: On the Nature of Seizure Dynamics which describes a new local model called the Epileptor, and apply this same model in The Virtual Brain. This is part 1 of 2 in a series explaining how to use the Epileptor. In this part, we focus on setting up the parameters.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 4:44
Speaker: : Paul Triebkorn

This lecture covers an introduction to neuroinformatics and its subfields, the content of the short course and future neuroinformatics applications.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 34:27

This lecture gives an introduction to simulation, models, and the neural simulation tool NEST. 

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 1:48:18

This lecture covers an Introduction to neuron anatomy and signaling, and different types of models, including the Hodgkin-Huxley model.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 1:23:01
Speaker: : Gaute Einevoll

This lecture covers an Introduction to neuron anatomy and signaling, and different types of models, including the Hodgkin-Huxley model.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 1:23:01
Speaker: : Gaute Einevoll

Forms of plasticity on many levels - short-term, long-term, metaplasticity, structural plasticity. With examples related to modelling of biochemical networks. 

[NB: The sound uptake is a bit noisy the first few minutes, but gets better from about 5 mins in]

 

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 1:11:29
Speaker: : Upi Bhalla

Introduction to modelling of chemical computation in the brain

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 1:00:11
Speaker: : Upi Bhalla

Conference presentation on computationally demanding studies of synaptic plasticity on the molecular level

Difficulty level: Advanced
Duration: 15:44

Part 1 of 2 of a tutorial on statistical models for neural data

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 1:45:48
Speaker: : Jonathan Pillow

Part 2 of 2 of a tutorial on statistical models for neural data.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 1:50:31
Speaker: : Jonathan Pillow

Introduction to simple spiking neuron models.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 48 Slides
Speaker: : Zubin Bhuyan

This lecture covers an Introduction to neuron anatomy and signaling, and different types of models, including the Hodgkin-Huxley model.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 1:23:01
Speaker: : Gaute Einevoll

Forms of plasticity on many levels - short-term, long-term, metaplasticity, structural plasticity. With examples related to modelling of biochemical networks. 

[NB: The sound uptake is a bit noisy the first few minutes, but gets better from about 5 mins in]

 

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 1:11:29
Speaker: : Upi Bhalla

Introduction to modelling of chemical computation in the brain

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 1:00:11
Speaker: : Upi Bhalla

Conference presentation on computationally demanding studies of synaptic plasticity on the molecular level

Difficulty level: Advanced
Duration: 15:44

Introduction to stability analysis of neural models

Difficulty level: Intermediate
Duration: 1:26:06
Speaker: : Bard Ermentrout

Introduction to stability analysis of neural models

Difficulty level: Intermediate
Duration: 1:25:38
Speaker: : Bard Ermentrout

Oscillations and bursting

Difficulty level: Intermediate
Duration: 1:24:30
Speaker: : Bard Ermentrout