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Fall 2022 Biomedical-Electrical Engineering-Biology W4020 section 001
COMP NEURO: CIRCUITS IN BRAIN

Call Number 10792
Day & Time
Location
T 7:00pm-9:30pm
1127 Seeley W. Mudd Building
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required Department
Instructor Aurel A Lazar - e-mail, homepage
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description The biophysics of computation: modeling biological neurons, the Hodgkin-Huxley neuron, modeling channel conductances and synapses as memristive systems, bursting neurons and central pattern generators, I/O equivalence and spiking neuron models. Information representation and neural encoding: stimulus representation with time encoding machines, the geometry of time encoding, encoding with neural circuits with feedback, population time encoding machines. Dendritic computation: elements of spike processing and neural computation, synaptic plasticity and learning algorithms, unsupervised learning and spike time-dependent plasticity, basic dendritic integration. Projects in MATLAB.
Web Site Vergil
Department Electrical Engineering
Enrollment 37 students (80 max) as of 8:06AM Wednesday, December 7, 2022
Subject Biomedical-Electrical Engineering-Biology
Number W4020
Section 001
Division School of Engineering and Applied Science: Graduate
Open To Schools of the Arts, Barnard College, Columbia College, Engineering:Undergraduate, Engineering:Graduate, GSAS, Global Programs, General Studies, SIPA, Professional Studies
Campus Morningside
Section key 20223BMEB4020W001

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