CaltechAUTHORS
  A Caltech Library Service

Experimentalists and modelers: can we all just get along?

Bower, James M. and Koch, Christof (1992) Experimentalists and modelers: can we all just get along? Trends in Neurosciences, 15 (11). pp. 458-61. ISSN 0166-2236. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20130816-103134921

Full text is not posted in this repository. Consult Related URLs below.

Use this Persistent URL to link to this item: http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20130816-103134921

Abstract

How can the interaction between theoretical neuro-scientists and their experimental counterparts be improved? This article discusses a number of suggestions relating to the presentation of data in experimental studies. In particular, published data should account for the diversity of response properties encountered, rather than concentrating on the ‘representative’ response, as well as emphasizing the stochastic nature of neurons by routinely including raw, unprocessed data from individual trials, which show the degree of variability prior to averaging.


Item Type:Article
Related URLs:
URLURL TypeDescription
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0166-2236(92)90010-6DOIArticle
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0166223692900106PublisherArticle
Additional Information:© 1992. Elsevier Science Publishers Ltd.
Group:Koch Laboratory, KLAB
Record Number:CaltechAUTHORS:20130816-103134921
Persistent URL:http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20130816-103134921
Official Citation:James M. Bower, Christof Koch, Experimentalists and modelers: can we all just get along?, Trends in Neurosciences, Volume 15, Issue 11, November 1992, Pages 458-461, ISSN 0166-2236, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0166-2236(92)90010-6. (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0166223692900106)
Usage Policy:No commercial reproduction, distribution, display or performance rights in this work are provided.
ID Code:40342
Collection:CaltechAUTHORS
Deposited By: KLAB Import
Deposited On:11 Mar 2010 06:03
Last Modified:18 Sep 2013 18:49

Repository Staff Only: item control page