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NJIT Mathematical Biology Seminar - Fall 2008

Seminars are held on Tuesdays at 4:00 p.m. in 611 Cullimore Hall, unless noted otherwise. Refreshments are usually served at 3:30 pm. For questions about the seminar schedule, please contact Horacio G. Rotstein

Date Speaker and Title Host
September 9 Organizational Meeting
H. G. Rotstein
September 16 Frances Chance, U.C. Irvine
Is Multiplication Required for Gain Modulation?
V. Matveev
September 23 Shunbing Zhao & Farzan Nadim , NJIT / Rutgers
Flattening the PRC: Inhibitory feedback to pacemaker neurons promotes oscillation stability
September 30 Andrew Hill, Department of Biological Sciences, NJIT
Modeling rhythmic neuronal networks
H. G. Rotstein
October 7 Myongkeun Oh, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NJIT
Loss of synchrony in non-weakly coupled inhibitory netowrks of type-I oscillators
H. G. Rotstein
October 14 Dan Bunker, Department of Biological Sciences, NJIT
Quantifying species functional diversity with convex hull volume
H. G. Rotstein
October 21 Moran Furman, Yale University
A recurrent spiking neuron model of multiple-choice decisions
H. G. Rotstein
October 28 Horacio G. Rotstein , Mathematical Sciences, NJIT
The mechanism of abrupt transition from normal to epileptic spiking activity in\ medial entorhinal cortex layer II stellate cells
November 4 Michael Kreissl, Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-organization, Goettingen, Germany
Chaotic Dynamics in Balanced Neural Networks
H. G. Rotstein
November 11 QNS talk - John Rinzel, New York University
1:00 (special time), NJIT- Campus Center, room 235 (special location)

Dynamics of visual bistable percepction

H. G. Rotstein
November 18 No Seminar - SFN Meeting  
November 25 No Seminar - Classes follow a thursday schedule  
December 2 Vladimir Itskov, Center for Theoretical Neuroscience, Columbia University
H. G. Rotstein
December 10

Special Date!!

UBM student presentations

Joseph Hanna & Karina Aliaga
Identifying Resonance in the PY neurons of the stomatogastric ganglion of cancer borealis

David Hamoui & Catherine Morrison
Predicting Plant Succession

A. Bose

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