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1462 CR 109
|Calabrese, Ronald L. Jaeger, Dieter.||4||1760||TBA.|
Exploration of single neurons and biological neural networks with computer simulations and Matlab-based data analysis. Each class consists of an introductory lecture followed by a computer lab using neural simulation software and Matlab. Specific topics include passive cable theory, Hodgkin-Huxley channel modeling, compartmental modeling, motor pattern generation, cortical sensory processing, information theory, and analysis of network activity patterns.
This course will fulfill elective credit for the biology major.
Required Textbooks, Articles, and Resources
- The Book of GENESIS. (Free on-line at www.genesis-sim.org).
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