Research Group
Jürgen Jost

Contact: Email
Phone:
+49 (0) 341 - 9959 - 550

Address:
Inselstr. 22
04103 Leipzig

Administrative Assistant:
Antje Vandenberg
Email, Phone/Fax:
+49 (0) 341 - 9959
- 552
- 555

Lectures in the Summer term 2016

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

Abstract

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.

28.03.2019, 09:44