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The effect of pulse width on the dynamics of pulse-coupled oscillators

@inproceedings{Afifurrahman2021TheEO,
  title={The effect of pulse width on the dynamics of pulse-coupled oscillators},
  author={Afifurrahman and Ekkehard Ullner and Antonio Politi},
  year={2021}
}
The idealisation of neuronal pulses as δ -spikes is a convenient approach in neuroscience but can sometimes lead to erroneous conclusions. We investigate the effect of a finite pulse-width on the dynamics of balanced neuronal networks. In particular, we study two populations of identical excitatory and inhibitory neurons in a random network of phase oscillators coupled through exponential pulses with different widths. We consider three coupling functions, inspired by leaky integrate-and-fire… 

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