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Published: 28 October 2004

588 Pages | 5 halftones, 216 line illus.

6-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195181999

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Biophysics of Computation

Information Processing in Single Neurons

Christof Koch

Computational Neuroscience Series

  • Challenges the notion that neurons are simple linear threshold units
  • Uses richly detailed experimental and theoretical findings to explain the repertoire of computational functions available to single neurons
  • Shows how individual nerve cells can multiply, integrate, or delay synaptic inputs
  • Serves as an ideal text for advanced undergraduate and graduate courses in a range of neuroscience disciplines

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