Using Izhikevich's spiking neuron models, to build a network with a biologically informed synaptic layout emulating the Lateral Geniculate Nucleus.
Model Type: Realistic Network
Region(s) or Organism(s): Thalamus
Cell Type(s): Abstract Izhikevich neuron
Model Concept(s): Temporal Pattern Generation; Activity Patterns; Oscillations
Simulation Environment: SpiNNaker
Implementer(s): Sen-Bhattacharya, Basabdatta [basab.sen.b at gmail.com]; Serrano-Gotarredona T ; Balassa L ; Bhattacharya A ; Stokes AB ; Rowley A
Sen-Bhattacharya B et al. (2017). A Spiking Neural Network Model of the Lateral Geniculate Nucleus on the SpiNNaker Machine. Frontiers in neuroscience 11 [PubMed]