Centre for Computational Neuroscience and Robotics - CCNR


Selected recent papers

Baddeley B, Graham P, Philippides A and Husbands P (2012)  A Model of Ant Route Navigation Driven by Scene Familiarity.  PLoS Comput Biol 8(1): e1002336. 

H. Belmabrouk, T. Nowotny , J.-P. Rospars and D. Martinez, Interaction of cellular and network mechanisms for efficient pheromone coding in moths, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci USA 108(49):19790-19795, DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1112367108 (2011)

Berthouze L, Farmer SF (2012) Adaptive time-varying Detrended Fluctuation Analysis, Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 209:178-188

Botcharova M, Farmer SF, Berthouze L (2012) A power-law distribution of phase-locking intervals does not imply critical interaction, arXiv:1208.2659v1 [physics.bio-ph]

C. L. Buckley and T. Nowotny, Multi-scale model of an inhibitory network shows optimal properties near bifurcation, Phys. Rev. Lett. 106: 238109 (2011).

Fernando, C., Szathmary, E. and Husbands, P. (2012) Selectionist and evolutionary approaches to brain function: a critical appraisal,  Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience     6 :24.   [PDF]

Graham P and Philippides A (2012) “ Insect-Inspired Vision and Visually Guided Behavior ” In Bhushan B and Winbigler H D (eds.) Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology, Springer.

Hartley C, Berthouze L, Mathieson S, Boylan G, Rennie J, Marlow N, Farmer SF (2012) Long-range temporal correlations in the EEG of human preterm babies, PLoS One, 7(2):e31543

I. Kemenes, V. Marra, M. Crossley, D. Samu, K. Staras, G. Kemenes and T. Nowotny. Dynamic clamp with StdpC software. Nature Prot. 6(3):405-417 (2011). 

Kiss IZ, Berthouze L, Taylor TJ, Simon PL (2012) Modelling approaches for simple dynamic networks and applications to disease transmission models, Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 468(2141):1332-1355

Moioli, R., Vargas, P. and Husbands, P. (2012) Synchronisation effects on the behavioural performance and information dynamics of a simulated minimally cognitive robotic agent,  Biological Cybernetics  106 (6-7):407–427    http://www.springerlink.com/content/2272278860444755/       [preprint PDF]

M. Papadopoulou, S. Cassenaer, T. Nowotny, G. Laurent. Normalization for Sparse Encoding of Odors by a Wide-Field Interneuron. Science, 332(6030):721-725 (2011).

D. Samu, V. Marra, I. Kemenes, M. Crossley, G. Kemenes, K. Staras, T. Nowotny. Single electrode dynamic clamp with StdpC. J. Neurosci. Meth. 211(1): 11-21 doi:10.1016/j.jneumeth.2012.08.003 (2012)

Yoonsik Shim and  Phil Husbands (2012) Chaotic Exploration and Learning of Locomotion Behaviours.  Neural Computation  24 (8):2185-2222     [PDF]

Wystrach A and Graham P (2012)  What can we learn from studies of insect navigation?  Animal Behaviour,  doi:10.1016/j.anbehav.2012.04.017