This course provides an introduction to basic computational methods for understanding what nervous systems do and for determining how they function. We will explore the computational principles governing various aspects of vision, sensory-motor control, learning, and memory. Specific topics that will be covered include representation of information by spiking neurons, processing of information in neural networks, and algorithms for adaptation and learning. We will make use of Matlab/Octave/Python demonstrations and exercises to gain a deeper understanding of concepts and methods introduced in the course. The course is primarily aimed at third- or fourth-year undergraduates and beginning graduate students, as well as professionals and distance learners interested in learning how the brain processes information.
Computational NeuroscienceUniversity of Washington
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TOP REVIEWS FROM COMPUTATIONAL NEUROSCIENCE
Excellent course! The field of comp neuro was brough to life by the instructors! The exercises really helped in understanding the content.
Its an amazing course. You will love the way they teach. I'm so glad to get guidance under Prof . Rajesh through this course. One word "Its great".
Brilliant course. For a HS student the math was challenging, but the quizzes and assignments were perfect. The tutorials and supplementary materials are super helpful. All in all, I loved it.
A very nice introduction to Computational Neuroscience world. The main course advantage is the matching between theory and practice (programming).
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