PhD Program: course in Computational Neuroscience

The course aims at introducing students with the major tools that will be necessary during their thesis to model or analyze their neuroscientific results. While it will start by a short, generic introduction, we will then explore different systems at different scales. On the first day, we will study the different possible regimes in which a single neuron can behave, while progressively introducing the theory of dynamical systems to understand these more globally. Then, during the second day, we will introduce methods to analyze neuroscientific data in general, such as Bayesian methods and information theory. This will be implemented by simple practical examples.


day 1 : 2017-03-06 : an introduction to Computational Neuroscience

day 2 : 2017-03-13 : Information theory / bayesian models

day 1 - morning : the single neuron

day 1 - afternoon : neural mass models

day 2 - morning : information theory

day 2 - afternoon : bayesian models


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