Volker Steuber will give a basic introduction to compartmental modelling of neurons and discuss the Hodgkin-Huxley model, published in the paper A quantitative description of membrane current and its application to conduction and excitation in nerve (Hodgkin and Huxley, 1952)'.
Ankur Sinha's discusses the paper, 'Associative properties of structural plasticity based on firing rate homeostasis in a balanced recurrent network of spiking neurons (Gallinaro and Stefan (arxiv pre-print: 2017)'.
Sam Sutton's journal club session where he discusses the paper, 'Inhibitory plasticity balances excitation and inhibition in sensory pathways and memory networks' (Vogels et al. (2011)).
Applications are invited for a 5-year research position in the Biocomputation group at the University of Hertfordshire, under the supervision of Dr. Michael Schmuker. The closing date for applications is 21st August, 2017. More details within.
Ronak's journal club session on The Correlation between EEG Signals as Measured in Different Positions on Scalp Varying with Distance.
Michael Schmuker's journal club session on Opportunities and challenges in the Human Brain Project.
Andrei Robus' journal club session on Time as it could be measured in artificial living systems.
Christoph Metzner's journal club session on the role of intraglomerular circuits in shaping temporally structured responses to naturalistic inhalation-driven sensory input to the olfactory bulb.
Marco Craveiro's journal club session where he presents the paper, "Model Driven Engineering: An Emerging Technical Space (Bézivin, 2006)".
Applications are invited for PhD studentships at the Biocomputation Research Group. Details within.
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