Electrical and Information Technology

Faculty of Engineering LTH | Lund University

Syllabus

EITN65 Measurement and Modeling of the Central Nervous System Function, 2018/2019


Below you can find the preliminary course schedule. PDFs of lecture notes will be made available on Moodle.

Mon 21/1 Introduction to the course, the central nervous system and neural signals

Thu 24/1 Basic neurophysiology and modelling single neurons

Mon 28/1 Modelling single neurons (cont'd)

Thu 31/1 From neurons to neural circuits: Modelling synaptic input

Mon 4/2  Measurement basics and measurement techniques for neural activity in vitro

Thu 7/2 Whole-neuron models and extracellular signal modelling

Mon 11/2 Analysis of extracellular recordings

Thu 14/2 Firing rate models for single neurons and networks

Mon 18/2 Measurement techniques for neural activity in vivo

Thu 21/2 Project introduction

Mon 25/2 From nerve cells to cognition & Guest lecture

Thu 28/2 Application of statistical analyses 

Mon 4/3 Workshop - Ethics

Thu 7/3 Project presentations & Outro