Correlated activity supports efficient cortical processing

@inproceedings{Hung2014CorrelatedAS,
  title={Correlated activity supports efficient cortical processing},
  author={Chou Po Hung and Ding Cui and Yueh-peng Chen and Chia-pei Lin and Matthew Levine},
  booktitle={Front. Comput. Neurosci.},
  year={2014}
}
Visual recognition is a computational challenge that is thought to occur via efficient coding. An important concept is sparseness, a measure of coding efficiency. The prevailing view is that sparseness supports efficiency by minimizing redundancy and correlations in spiking populations. Yet, we recently reported that "choristers", neurons that behave more similarly (have correlated stimulus preferences and spontaneous coincident spiking), carry more generalizable object information than… CONTINUE READING
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