This group discusses methods for generating and analyzing brain connectivity data (the "connectome") and how to simulate development and dynamics on anatomicially realistic neural networks. It can also be used to announce jobs, events, and CFP's.
Okada K and Kobayashi Y
Characterization of oculomotor and visual activities in the primate pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus during visually guided saccade tasks.
European Journal of Neuroscience 30: 2211-2223, 2009
Okada K, Toyama K, Inoue Y, Isa T and Kobayashi Y
Different Pedunculopontine Tegmental Neurons Signal Predicted and Actual Task Rewards
The Journal of Neuroscience 29: 4858-4870, 2009
Watanabe M, Kobayashi Y, Inoue Y, Isa T
Effects of local nicotinic activation of the superior colliculus on saccades in monkeys.
J Neurophysiol. 93: 519-34, 2005
Kobayashi Y, Inoue Y, Yamamoto M, Isa T and Aizawa H
Contribution of Pedunculopontine Tegmental Nucleus Neurons to Performance of Visually Guided Saccade Tasks in Monkeys
J Neurophysiol 88: 715-731, 2002.
Yamamoto K, Kobayashi Y, Takemura A, Kawano K, and Kawato M
Computational Studies on Acquisition and Adaptation of Ocular Following Responses Based on Cerebellar Synaptic Plasticity
J Neurophysiol 87: 1554-1571, 2002
Yamamoto K, Kobayashi Y, Takemura A, Kawano K, Kawato M.
A mathematical analysis of the characteristics of the system connecting the cerebellar ventral paraflocculus and extraoculomotor nucleus of alert monkeys during upward ocular following responses.
Neurosci Res 38: 425-35, 2000
Aizawa H, Kobayashi Y, Yamamoto M, and Isa T
Injection of Nicotine Into the Superior Colliculus Facilitates Occurrence of Express Saccades in Monkeys.
J. Neurophysiol. 82: 1642-1646, 1999
Kobayashi Y, Kawano K, Takemura A, Inoue Y, Kitama T, Gomi H, Kawato M
Temporal Firing Patterns of Purkinje Cells in the Cerebellar Ventral Paraflocculus During Ocular Following Responses in Monkeys. II. Complex Spikes.
J. Neurophysiol 80: 832-848, 1998
Yamamoto K, Kobayashi Y, Kawano K, Takemura A, Kawato M
A mathematical model that reproduces vertical ocular following responses from visual stimuli by reproducing by simple spike firing frequency of Purkinje cells in the cerebellum.
Neurosci Res 29: 161-169, 1997
Murakami F, Kobayashi Y, Uratani T, Tamada A
Individual corticorubral neurons project bilaterally during postnatal development and following early contralateral cortical lesions.
Exp Brain Res 96: 181-193, 1993
Song WJ, Kobayashi Y, Murakami F:
An electrophysiological study of a transient ipsilateral interpositorubral projection in neonatal cats.
Exp Brain Res 92: 399-406, 1993
Book title: Advances in Reinforcement Learning (2011) Open Access Publisher INTECH, ISBN: 978-953-307-369-9