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Jülich-Torino Workshop on Computational Neurosciences

Venue: Department of Mathematics "G. Peano", University of Torino, Italy


  • University of Torino, Department of Mathematics: Laura Sacerdote (laura.sacerdote(at), Cristina Zucca (cristina.zucca(at)
  • Research Center Juelich: Emiliano Torre (e.torre(at)
04 Oct 2013 11:00
04 Oct 2013 19:00
  • 11:15-11:30 About Institute of Neuroscience and Medicine – Computational and Systems Neuroscience (INM-6), Forschungszentrum Jülich
  • 11:30-12:30 Emiliano Torre: Mining spike correlations in massively parallel spike trains - computational and statistical challenges
  • 12:30-14:00 Lunch
  • 14:00-15:00 Maximilian Schmidt: Simulating neuronal networks - basics and applications.
  • 15:00-16:00 Jannis Schücker: A multi-area network model of the visual cortex - simulation and theoretical description
  • 16:00-16:30 coffee break
  • 16:30-16:40 About Torino Stochastic and Statistics in Neuroscience Group
  • 16:40-17:10 Elisa Benedetto: A non parametric estimator for neural firing rate in presence of dependence
  • 17:10-17:25 Roberta Sirovich: A new estimator for mutual information
  • 17:25-17:40 Cristina Zucca: Detect dependencies between spike times of a couple of neurons through copulas
  • 17:40 - Discussions and Information on positions available at Jülich research center (Post-Doc, Ph.D. and Master thesis )

See this link to the Jülich-Torino Workshop on Computational Neurosciences for more details.

Torino-Juelich Workshop