Instructor: Georgi Medvedev
Office hours: R 5-5:50
Office: 292 Korman Center
The course web page from the last year is
Lecture 1: The Hodgkin-Huxley model. ps pdf
Lecture 2: Approximate systems. ps
Lecture 3: Elements of the theory of differential equations.
Lecture 4: Elements of the bifurcation theory.
Lecture 5: The homoclinic bifurcation.
Lecture 6: Bursting (slides).
hh.ode (The Hodgkin-Huxley model)
chay.ode (The Chay model)
fast.ode (fast subsytem)
hh.ode (NaP+K+KM model of bursting neuron)
M. Rabinovich, P. Varona, A.I. Selverston, H.D.I. Abarbanel, Dynamical principles in neuroscience,
J. Gao and P. Holmes, On the dynamics of electrically-coupled neurons with inhibitory
F. K. Skinner, N. Kopell, E. Marder, Mechanisms for Oscillation and Frequency Control in Reciprocally
Inhibitory Model Neural Networks, pdf
Bifurcation, bursting and spike frequency adaptation.
Leach heart Half-center oscillator.
Seizure suppression in a human cortical model.
The Wilson-Cowan model.
Interspike interval variability.