Computational identification of receptive fields.

@article{Sharpee2013ComputationalIO,
  title={Computational identification of receptive fields.},
  author={Tatyana O. Sharpee},
  journal={Annual review of neuroscience},
  year={2013},
  volume={36},
  pages={
          103-20
        }
}
  • T. Sharpee
  • Published 10 July 2013
  • Biology, Psychology
  • Annual review of neuroscience
Natural stimuli elicit robust responses of neurons throughout sensory pathways, and therefore their use provides unique opportunities for understanding sensory coding. This review describes statistical methods that can be used to characterize neural feature selectivity, focusing on the case of natural stimuli. First, we discuss how such classic methods as reverse correlation/spike-triggered average and spike-triggered covariance can be generalized for use with natural stimuli to find the… 

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