Python for Information Theoretic Analysis of Neural Data


Information theory, the mathematical theory of communication in the presence of noise, is playing an increasingly important role in modern quantitative neuroscience. It makes it possible to treat neural systems as stochastic communication channels and gain valuable, quantitative insights into their sensory coding function. These techniques provide results… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/neuro.11.004.2009


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@article{Ince2009PythonFI, title={Python for Information Theoretic Analysis of Neural Data}, author={Robin A. A. Ince and Rasmus S. Petersen and Daniel C. Swan and Stefano Panzeri}, journal={Frontiers in Neuroinformatics}, year={2009}, volume={3}, pages={1701 - 1711} }