Korman Center, Room 245
The geometry of spontaneous spiking in neruronal networks
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
3:00 PM-4:00 PM
Speaker: Georgi Medvedev, Associate Professor, Drexel University
Abstract: For a coupled oscillator model that was motivated by a neuroscience problem, I will present a variational principle, which explains formation of spatial patterns and transitions between them. The analysis uses large deviation estimates and elements of the algebraic graph theory.