Information Theory in the Neurosciences

  • Lecturer: Jürgen Jost
  • Date: Friday 13:30 - 15:00
  • Room: MPI MiS, A3 01
  • Language: English
  • Target audience: MSc students, PhD students, Postdocs
  • First lecture: May 6th, 2016
  • Keywords: Modern methods of information theory, some background from the neurosciences, conceptual discussion


Information theoretic concepts, information geometry (mathematical approach to parametric statistics), information decompositions, processing of information in neurons and neuronal networks.
The topics may somewhat change in response to the interests of the participants.

Regular Lectures (Summer 2016)

15.10.2018, 13:56