Recommended Readings: Eve Marder, Ph.D., January 23

Friday Lecture Series
Friday, January 23, 2015
3:45 p.m., Caspary Auditorium

Eve Marder, Ph.D.
Victor and Gwendolyn Beinfield Professor of Neuroscience,
Volen National Center for Complex Systems,
Brandeis University

Robustness, Variability, and Neuromodulation in Neurons and Networks

Recommended Readings

Empirical Articles

Caplan, J. S., Williams, A. H., & Marder, E. (2014). Many parameter sets in a multicompartment model oscillator are robust to temperature perturbations. The Journal of Neuroscience, 34(14), 4963–4975. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0280-14.2014

O’Leary, T., Williams, A. H., Franci, A., & Marder, E. (2014). Cell types, network homeostasis, and pathological compensation from a biologically plausible ion channel expression model. Neuron, 82(4), 809–821. doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2014.04.002

Soofi, W., Goeritz, M. L., Kispersky, T. J., Prinz, A. A., Marder, E., & Stein, W. (2014). Phase maintenance in a rhythmic motor pattern during temperature changes in vivo. Journal of Neurophysiology, 111(12), 2603–2613. doi:10.1152/jn.00906.2013

Review Papers

Marder, E., O’Leary, T., & Shruti, S. (2014). Neuromodulation of circuits with variable parameters: single neurons and small circuits reveal principles of state-dependent and robust neuromodulation. Annual Review of Neuroscience, 37, 329–346. doi:10.1146/annurev-neuro-071013-013958

Recommended Readings: Adrienne Fairhall, Ph.D. October 22

Special Seminar Series
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
4 p.m., Carson Family Auditorium

Adrienne Fairhall, Ph.D.
Associate Professor,
Department of Physiology and Biophysics,
University of Washington

Variability and Learning in Birdsong

Recommended Readings

Empirical Articles

Mease, R. A, Famulare, M., Gjorgjieva, J., Moody, W. J., & Fairhall, A. L. (2013). Emergence of adaptive computation by single neurons in the developing cortex. The Journal of Neuroscience, 33(30), 12154–12170. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3263-12.2013

Schnell, B., Weir, P. T., Roth, E., Fairhall, A. L., & Dickinson, M. H. (2014). Cellular mechanisms for integral feedback in visually guided behavior. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111(15), 5700–5. doi:10.1073/pnas.1400698111

Review Papers

Fairhall, A. (2014). The receptive field is dead. Long live the receptive field? Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 25, ix–xii. doi:10.1016/j.conb.2014.02.001

Fairhall, A., Shea-Brown, E., & Barreiro, A. (2012). Information theoretic approaches to understanding circuit function. Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 22(4), 653–9. doi:10.1016/j.conb.2012.06.005