Eckehard Olbrich
Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik in den Naturwissenschaften
Inselstr. 22
04103 Leipzig
Germany

Office: B3 04

Contact:
   Email

   Phone:
+49 341 9959 568

   Fax:
+49 341 9959 658

Publications

Journal Articles

Achermann, Peter ; Rusterholz, Thomas ; Stucky, Benjamin and Eckehard Olbrich: Oscillatory patterns in the electroencephalogram at sleep onset
In: Sleep : journal of sleep and sleep disorders research, 42 (2019) 8, zsz096
Bibtex DOI: 10.1093/sleep/zsz096

Banisch, Sven and Eckehard Olbrich: Opinion polarization by learning from social feedback
In: The journal of mathematical sociology, 43 (2019) 2, p. 76-103
Bibtex DOI: 10.1080/0022250X.2018.1517761 ARXIV: https://arxiv.org/abs/1704.02890

Banisch, Sven and Eckehard Olbrich: The Coconut Model with heterogeneous strategies and learning
In: The journal of artificial societies and social simulation, 20 (2017) 1, 14
Bibtex MIS-Preprint: 75/2016 DOI: 10.18564/jasss.3142 ARXIV: https://arxiv.org/abs/1612.00221

Lindgren, Kristian and Eckehard Olbrich: The approach towards equilibrium in a reversible ising dynamics model : an information-theoretic analysis based on an exact solution
In: Journal of statistical physics, 168 (2017) 4, p. 919-935
Bibtex DOI: 10.1007/s10955-017-1833-8 ARXIV: https://arxiv.org/abs/1703.10527

Olbrich, Eckehard ; Rusterholz, Thomas ; LeBourgeois, Monique K. and Peter Achermann: Developmental changes in sleep oscillations during early childhood
In: Neural plasticity, 2017 (2017), 6160959
Bibtex DOI: 10.1155/2017/6160959

Rauh, Johannes ; Banerjee, Pradeep Kumar ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Jost, Jürgen and Nils Bertschinger: On extractable shared information
In: Entropy, 19 (2017) 7, 328
Bibtex MIS-Preprint: 40/2017 DOI: 10.3390/e19070328 ARXIV: https://arxiv.org/abs/1701.07805

Rauh, Johannes ; Banerjee, Pradeep Kumar ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Jost, Jürgen ; Bertschinger, Nils and David Wolpert: Coarse-graining and the Blackwell order
In: Entropy, 19 (2017) 10, 527
Bibtex MIS-Preprint: 74/2017 DOI: 10.3390/e19100527 ARXIV: https://arxiv.org/abs/1701.07602

Atay, Fatihcan M. ; Banisch, Sven ; Blanchard, Philippe ; Cessac, Bruno ; Olbrich, Eckehard and Dimitri Volchenkov: Perspectives on multi-level dynamics
In: An interdisciplinary journal of discontinuity, nonlinearity, and complexity, 5 (2016) 3, p. 313-339
Bibtex DOI: 10.5890/DNC.2016.09.009 ARXIV: http://arxiv.org/abs/1606.05665

Lamarche-Perrin, Robin ; Banisch, Sven and Eckehard Olbrich: The information Bottleneck method for optimal prediction of multilevel agent-based systems
In: Advances in complex systems, 19 (2016) 1-2, 1650002
Bibtex MIS-Preprint: 55/2015 DOI: 10.1142/S0219525916500028

Pfante, Oliver ; Bertschinger, Nils ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Ay, Nihat and Jürgen Jost: Wie findet man eine geeignete Beschreibungsebene für ein komplexes System?
In: Jahrbuch der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, 2016 (2016), Forschungsbericht - Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik in den Naturwissenschaften
Bibtex LINK: https://www.mpg.de/9821421/MPI_MIS_JB_2016?c=10583665

Martius, Georg and Eckehard Olbrich: Quantifying emergent behavior of autonomous robots
In: Entropy, 17 (2015) 10, p. 7266-7297
Bibtex DOI: 10.3390/e17107266 ARXIV: http://arxiv.org/abs/1510.01495

Olbrich, Eckehard ; Bertschinger, Nils and Johannes Rauh: Information decomposition and synergy
In: Entropy, 17 (2015) 5, p. 3501-3517
Bibtex DOI: 10.3390/e17053501

Bertschinger, Nils ; Rauh, Johannes ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Jost, Jürgen and Nihat Ay: Quantifying unique information
In: Entropy, 16 (2014) 4, p. 2161-2183
Bibtex MIS-Preprint: 102/2013 DOI: 10.3390/e16042161 ARXIV: http://arxiv.org/abs/1311.2852

Krakauer, David C. ; Bertschinger, Nils ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Ay, Nihat and Jessica C. Flack: The information theory of individuality
In: Theory in biosciences, Vol. not yet known, pp. not yet known
Bibtex ARXIV: http://arxiv.org/abs/1412.2447

Olbrich, Eckehard ; Landolt, Hans Peter and Peter Achermann: Effect of prolonged wakefulness on electroencephalographic oscillatory activity during sleep
In: Journal of sleep research, 23 (2014) 3, p. 255-262
Bibtex DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12123

Olbrich, Eckehard ; LeBourgeois, Monique K. and Peter Achermann: Developmental changes in sleep oscillations during early childhood
In: Journal of sleep research, 23 (2014) Supplement s1, 19
Bibtex DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12213

Pfante, Oliver ; Bertschinger, Nils ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Ay, Nihat and Jürgen Jost: Comparison between different methods of level identification
In: Advances in complex systems, 17 (2014) 2, 1450007
Bibtex DOI: 10.1142/S0219525914500076

Pfante, Oliver ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Bertschinger, Nils ; Ay, Nihat and Jürgen Jost: Closure measures for coarse-graining of the tent map
In: Chaos, 24 (2014), 013136
Bibtex MIS-Preprint: 108/2013 DOI: 10.1063/1.4869075

Meisel, Christian ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Shriki, Oren and Peter Achermann: Fading signatures of critical brain dynamics during sustained wakefulness in humans
In: The journal of neuroscience, 33 (2013) 44, p. 17363-17372
Bibtex DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1516-13.2013

Wolpert, David ; Harré, Michael ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Bertschinger, Nils and Jürgen Jost: Hysteresis effects of changing the parameters of noncooperative games
In: Physical review / E, 85 (2012) 3, 036102
Bibtex DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.85.036102 ARXIV: http://arxiv.org/abs/1010.5749

Ay, Nihat ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Bertschinger, Nils and Jürgen Jost: A geometric approach to complexity
In: Chaos, 21 (2011) 3, 037103
Bibtex MIS-Preprint: 53/2011 DOI: 10.1063/1.3638446

Olbrich, Eckehard ; Achermann, Peter and Thomas Wennekers: The sleeping brain as a complex system
In: Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society / A, 369 (2011) 1952, p. 3697-3707
Bibtex DOI: 10.1098/rsta.2011.0199

Olbrich, Eckehard ; Claussen, Jens Christian and Peter Achermann: The multiple time scales of sleep dynamics as a challenge for modelling the sleeping brain
In: Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society / A, 369 (2011) 1952, p. 3884-3901
Bibtex DOI: 10.1098/rsta.2011.0082

Boldhaus, Gunnar ; Bertschinger, Nils ; Rauh, Johannes ; Olbrich, Eckehard and Konstantin Klemm: Robustness of Boolean dynamics under knockouts
In: Physical review / E, 82 (2010) 2, 021916
Bibtex DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.82.021916 ARXIV: http://arxiv.org/abs/1003.0104

Jost, Jürgen ; Bertschinger, Nils and Eckehard Olbrich: Emergence
In: New ideas in psychology, 28 (2010) 3, p. 265-273
Bibtex DOI: 10.1016/j.newideapsych.2009.09.002

Olbrich, Eckehard ; Kahle, Thomas ; Bertschinger, Nils ; Ay, Nihat and Jürgen Jost: Quantifying structure in networks
In: The European physical journal / B, 77 (2010) 2, p. 239-247
Bibtex MIS-Preprint: 81/2009 DOI: 10.1140/epjb/e2010-00209-0 ARXIV: http://arxiv.org/abs/0912.4450

Kahle, Thomas ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Jost, Jürgen and Nihat Ay: Complexity measures from interaction structures
In: Physical review / E, 79 (2009) 2, pt. 2, 026201
Bibtex MIS-Preprint: 44/2008 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.79.026201 ARXIV: http://arxiv.org/abs/0806.2552

Klemm, Konstantin ; Merkle, Daniel and Eckehard Olbrich: Editorial : artificial life
In: Advances in complex systems, 12 (2009) 3, vii-viii
Bibtex DOI: 10.1142/S0219525909002271

Olbrich, Eckehard and Thomas Wennekers: Distinguishing brain oscillations : understanding differences in topography, frequency, and incidence by a simple modeling framework
In: BMC neuroscience, 10 (2009) Supplement 1, P229
Bibtex DOI: 10.1186/1471-2202-10-S1-P229

Ay, Nihat ; Bertschinger, Nils ; Der, Ralf ; Güttler, Frank and Eckehard Olbrich: Predictive information and explorative behavior of autonomous robots
In: The European physical journal / B, 63 (2008) 3, p. 329-339
Bibtex DOI: 10.1140/epjb/e2008-00175-0

Bertschinger, Nils ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Ay, Nihat and Jürgen Jost: Autonomy : an information-theoretic perspective
In: Biosystems, 91 (2008) 2, p. 331-345
Bibtex DOI: 10.1016/j.biosystems.2007.05.018

Niemann, Markus ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Laubrich, Thomas and Holger Kantz: Usage of the Mori-Zwanzig method in time series analysis
In: Physical review / E, 77 (2008) 1, 011117
Bibtex DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.77.011117

Olbrich, Eckehard and Peter Achermann: Analysis of the temporal organization of sleep spindles in the human sleep EEG using a phenomenological modeling approach
In: Journal of biological physics, 34 (2008) 3/4, p. 341-349
Bibtex DOI: 10.1007/s10867-008-9078-z

Olbrich, Eckehard ; Bertschinger, Nils ; Ay, Nihat and Jürgen Jost: How should complexity scale with system size?
In: The European physical journal / B, 63 (2008) 3, p. 407-415
Bibtex DOI: 10.1140/epjb/e2008-00134-9

Olbrich, Eckehard ; Landolt, Hans Peter and Peter Achermann: Changes of delta and spindle oscillations in response to sleep deprivation are correlated
In: Journal of sleep research, 17 (2008) supp. 1, p. 221-222
Bibtex DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2869.2008.00690.x

Olbrich, Eckehard and Thomas Wennekers: Multichannel analysis of neural oscillations in a simple model network : towards a better understanding of the spatiotemporal structure of brain oscillations
In: BMC neuroscience, 9 (2008) Supplement 1, P153
Bibtex DOI: 10.1186/1471-2202-9-S1-P153

Jost, Jürgen ; Bertschinger, Nils ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Ay, Nihat and Sidney Frankel: An information theoretic approach to system differentiation on the basis of statistical dependencies between subsystems
In: Physica / A, 378 (2007) 1, p. 1-10
Bibtex DOI: 10.1016/j.physa.2006.11.043

Jost, Jürgen and Eckehard Olbrich: Luhmanns Gesellschaftstheorie : Anregung und Herausforderung für eine allgemeine Theorie komplexer Systeme
In: Soziale Systeme, 13 (2007) 1/2, p. 46-57
Bibtex DOI: 10.1515/sosys-2007-1-206

Olbrich, Eckehard and Thomas Wennekers: Dynamics of parameters of neurophysiological models from phenomenological EEG modeling
In: Neurocomputing, 70 (2007) 10-12, p. 1848-1852
Bibtex DOI: 10.1016/j.neucom.2006.10.108

Olbrich, Eckehard and Peter Achermann: Oscillatory events in the human sleep EEG : incidence and properties in baseline and recovery sleep after sleep deprivation
In: Journal of sleep research, 15 (2006) supp. 1, p. 50-52
Bibtex DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2869.2006.00540_23.x

Olbrich, Eckehard and Peter Achermann: Analysis of oscillatory patterns in the human sleep EEG using a novel detection algorithm
In: Journal of sleep research, 14 (2005) 4, p. 337-346
Bibtex DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2869.2005.00475.x

Olbrich, Eckehard and Peter Achermann: Oscillatory events in the human sleep EEG : detection and properties
In: Neurocomputing, 58-60 (2004), p. 129-135
Bibtex DOI: 10.1016/j.neucom.2004.01.033

Olbrich, Eckehard ; Achermann, Peter and P.F. Meier: Dynamics of human sleep EEG
In: Neurocomputing, 52-54 (2003), p. 857-862
Bibtex DOI: 10.1016/S0925-2312(02)00816-0

Olbrich, Eckehard ; Meier, P.F. and Peter Achermann: Nonlinearity and nonstationarity in human sleep EEG data
In: Sleep : journal of sleep and sleep disorders research, 26 (2003), p. A394-A394
Bibtex

Shen, Y. ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Achermann, Peter and P.F. Meier: Dimensional complexity and spectral properties of the human sleep EEG
In: Clinical neurophysiology, 114 (2003) 2, p. 199-209
Bibtex DOI: 10.1016/S1388-2457(02)00338-3

Güttler, Stefan ; Kantz, Holger and Eckehard Olbrich: Reconstruction of the parameter spaces of dynamical systems
In: Physical review / E, 63 (2001) 5, 056215
Bibtex DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.63.056215

Cencini, Massimo ; Falcioni, Massimo ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Kantz, Holger and Angelo Vulpiani: Chaos or noise : difficulties of a distinction
In: Physical review / E, 62 (2000) 1, p. 427-437
Bibtex DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.62.427 ARXIV: https://arxiv.org/abs/nlin/0002018

Kantz, Holger and Eckehard Olbrich: Coarse grained dynamical entropies : investigation of high-entropic dynamical systems
In: Physica / A, 280 (2000) 1-2, p. 34-48
Bibtex DOI: 10.1016/S0378-4371(99)00616-0

Olbrich, Eckehard ; Hegger, Rainer and Holger Kantz: Local estimates for entropy densities in coupled map lattices
In: Physical review letters, 84 (2000) 10, p. 2132-2135
Bibtex DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.84.2132 ARXIV: https://arxiv.org/abs/nlin/0001002

Kantz, Holger and Eckehard Olbrich: The transition from deterministic chaos to a stochastic process
In: Physica / A, 253 (1998) 1-4, p. 105-117
Bibtex DOI: 10.1016/S0378-4371(98)00042-9

Olbrich, Eckehard ; Hegger, Rainer and Holger Kantz: Analysing local observations of weakly coupled maps
In: Physics Letters / A, 244 (1998) 6, p. 538-544
Bibtex DOI: 10.1016/S0375-9601(98)00350-8

Hegger, Rainer ; Kantz, Holger and Eckehard Olbrich: Correlation dimension of intermittent signals
In: Physical review / E, 56 (1997) 1, p. 199-203
Bibtex DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.56.199

Kantz, Holger and Eckehard Olbrich: Scalar observations from a class of high-dimensional chaotic systems : limitations of the time delay embedding
In: Chaos, 7 (1997) 3, p. 423-429
Bibtex DOI: 10.1063/1.166215

Olbrich, Eckehard and Holger Kantz: Inferring chaotic dynamics from time-series : on which length scale determinism becomes visible
In: Physics Letters / A, 232 (1997) 1-2, p. 63-69
Bibtex DOI: 10.1016/S0375-9601(97)00351-4

Aubry, Serge ; Flach, Sergej ; Kladko, Konstantin and Eckehard Olbrich: Manifestation of classical bifurcation in the spectrum of the integrable quantum dimer
In: Physical review letters, 76 (1996) 10, p. 1607-1610
Bibtex DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.76.1607

Flach, Sergej ; Willis, C. R. and Eckehard Olbrich: Integrability and localized excitations in nonlinear discrete systems
In: Physical review / E, 49 (1994) 1, p. 836-850
Bibtex DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.49.836

Flach, Sergej and Eckehard Olbrich: Mode coupling approximation in a model of structural phase transitions with infinite range interaction
In: Zeitschrift für Physik, 85 (1991) 1, p. 99-103
Bibtex DOI: 10.1007/BF01387793

Publications in Books and Conference Proceedings

Banerjee, Pradeep Kumar ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Jost, Jürgen and Johannes Rauh: Unique informations and deficiencies
In: 2018 56th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing
Piscataway, N.J. : IEEE, 2018. - P. 32-38
Bibtex DOI: 10.1109/ALLERTON.2018.8635984 ARXIV: https://arxiv.org/abs/1807.05103

Jost, Jürgen ; Bertschinger, Nils ; Olbrich, Eckehard and David Wolpert: Information geometry and game theory
In: Information geometry and its applications : on the occasion of Shun-ichi Amari's 80th Birthday, IGAIA IV Liblice, Czech Republic, June 2016 / Nihat Ay... (eds.)
Cham : Springer, 2018. - P. 19-46
(Springer proceedings in mathematics and statistics ; 252)
Bibtex DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-97798-0_2

Rauh, Johannes ; Banerjee, Pradeep Kumar ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Jost, Jürgen and Nils Bertschinger: On extractable shared information [Entropy, 19 (2017) 7, 328]
In: Information decomposition of target effects from multi-source interactions : [collected articles from the special issue published in Entropy] / Joseph T. Lizier... (eds.)
Basel : MDPI, 2018. - P. 11-20
Bibtex DOI: 10.3390/books978-3-03897-016-3 ARXIV: https://arxiv.org/abs/1701.07805

Rauh, Johannes ; Banerjee, Pradeep Kumar ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Jost, Jürgen ; Bertschinger, Nils and David Wolpert: Coarse-graining and the Blackwell order [Entropy, 19 (2017) 10, 527]
In: Information decomposition of target effects from multi-source interactions : [collected articles from the special issue published in Entropy] / Joseph T. Lizier... (eds.)
Basel : MDPI, 2018. - P. 150-160
Bibtex DOI: 10.3390/books978-3-03897-016-3 ARXIV: https://arxiv.org/abs/1701.07602

Banisch, Sven ; Lamarche-Perrin, Robin and Eckehard Olbrich: Evaluating multilevel predictions from data : the case of trading data to predict GDP growth
In: Conference on Complex Systems (CCS15), Tempe, Arizona ; September 28 - October 2 2015
Bibtex

Rauh, Johannes ; Bertschinger, Nils ; Olbrich, Eckehard and Jürgen Jost: Reconsidering unique information : towards a multivariate information decomposition
In: IEEE international symposium on information theory proceedings (ISIT) 2014 : June 29-July 4, 2014 in Honolulu, USA
Piscataway, NY : IEEE, 2014. - P. 2232-2236
Bibtex DOI: 10.1109/ISIT.2014.6875230 ARXIV: http://arxiv.org/abs/1404.3146

Bertschinger, Nils ; Rauh, Johannes ; Olbrich, Eckehard and Jürgen Jost: Shared information : new insights and problems in decomposing information in complex systems
In: Proceedings of the European Conference on Complex Systems 2012 / Thomas Gilbert... (eds.)
Dordrecht : Springer, 2013. - P. 251-269
(Springer proceedings in complexity)
Bibtex DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-00395-5_35 ARXIV: http://arxiv.org/abs/1210.5902

Olbrich, Eckehard: The sleeping brain as a dynamical system : insights from time series analysis of the human sleep EEG
In: Proceedings of Biosignal 2010, 14-16 July, Berlin, Germany
Berlin : Humboldt-Universität / Department of Physics, 2010
Bibtex

Ay, Nihat ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Bertschinger, Nils and Jürgen Jost: A unifying framework for complexity measures of finite systems
In: ECCS'06 : proceedings of the European Conference on Complex Systems 2006 ; towards a science of complex systems / Jürgen Jost... (eds.)
Paris : European Complex Systems Society, 2006. - P. 80-80
Bibtex LINK: http://www.santafe.edu/research/working-papers/abstract/67ef109ec5b6d64ec7836e06803ac329/

Bertschinger, Nils ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Ay, Nihat and Jürgen Jost: Information and closure in systems theory
In: Explorations in the complexity of possible life : abstracting and synthesizing the principles of living systems ; proceedings of the 7th German Workshop on Artificial Life, July 26 - 28, 2006, Jena, Germany / S. Artmann... (eds.)
Amsterdam : IOS Press, 2006. - P. 9-19
Bibtex

Bertschinger, Nils ; Olbrich, Eckehard ; Ay, Nihat and Jürgen Jost: Autonomy : an information theoretic perspective
In: Artificial life X : proceedings of the tenth international conference on the synthesis and simulation of living systems / Luis Mateus Rocha... (eds.)
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 2006. - P. 7-12
Bibtex

Kantz, Holger and Eckehard Olbrich: Deterministic and probabilistic forecasting in reconstructed state spaces
In: Handbook of time series analysis / Björn Schelter (ed.)
Weinheim : Wiley-VCH, 2006. - P. 67-88
Bibtex DOI: 10.1002/9783527609970.ch4

Güttler, Stefan ; Kantz, Holger and Eckehard Olbrich: Fehlerfrüherkennung durch Zeitreihenanalyse
In: Statusseminar technische Anwendungen von Erkenntnissen der nichtlinearen Dynamik : Dorint Hotel Frankfurt ; 23./24. Februar 1999 / Holger Hoffschulz (ed.)
Düsseldorf : VDI-Technologiezentrum, 1999. - P. 77-81
Bibtex

Hegger, Rainer ; Kantz, Holger and Eckehard Olbrich: Problems in the reconstruction of high-dimensional deterministic dynamics from time series
In: Nonlinear analysis of physiological data / Holger Kantz... (eds.)
Berlin : Springer, 1998. - P. 23-47
Bibtex DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-71949-3_3

Kantz, Holger ; Güttler, Stefan and Eckehard Olbrich: Fehlerfrüherkennung durch Zeitreihenanalyse
In: Workshop Zeitreihenanalyse / Vorträge und Diskussion : Düsseldorf, 10. Dezember 1997 / Holger Hoffschulz (ed.)
Düsseldorf : VDI-Technologiezentrum, 1998. - P. 43-46
Bibtex

Preprints

Rauh, Johannes ; Banerjee, Pradeep Kumar ; Olbrich, Eckehard and Jürgen Jost: Unique information and secret key decompositions

Banisch, Sven and Eckehard Olbrich: An argument communication model of polarization and ideological alignment

Bertschinger, Nils ; Wolpert, David ; Olbrich, Eckehard and Jürgen Jost: Value of information in noncooperative games

Books

Klemm, Konstantin ; Merkle, Daniel and Eckehard Olbrich (eds.): Proceedings of the 8th German Workshop on Artificial Life, July 30 - August 1, 2008, Leipzig, Germany
Heidelberg : Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft, 2009. - 160 p.
ISBN 978-1-58603-951-6 ISBN 1-58603-951-2 ISBN 978-3-89838-613-5
Bibtex
19.08.2019, 05:47