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Modeling Neural Development (Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience) by Arjen van Ooyen

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Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English


  • Clinical & Internal Medicine,
  • Neurosciences,
  • Neurosurgery,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Neuroscience,
  • Medical / Neuroscience,
  • Developmental neurobiology,
  • Methodology,
  • Neural networks (Neurobiology)

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10237693M
ISBN 100262220660
ISBN 109780262220668

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  "Brain development and function are inseparable facets of a whole, whose understanding requires both theoretical and modeling approaches. This insightful and approachable book provides the most comprehensive view to date of the modeling of neuronal development, from the molecular level to system and cognitive levels."--Idan Segev, David & Inez Myers Chair and Head, Interdisciplinary Format: Hardcover. Chapters 13 and 14 focus on some of the functional implications of morphology and science of studying neural development by computational and mathematical modeling is relatively new; this book, as Dale Purves writes in the foreword, "serves as an important progress report" in the effort to understand the complexities of neural. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A Bradford Book." Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Foreword / Dale Purves Molecular Models of Early Neural Development / Michel Kerszberg and Jean-Pierre Changeux Gene Network Models and Neural Development / George Marnellos and Eric D. Mjolsness Early Dendritic and Axonal . Introduces the methods for studying neural development including genetics, transgenic technologies, advanced microscopy and computational modeling, allowing the reader to understand the main evidence underlying research s: 1.

Modeling neural development. [Arjen Van Ooyen;] -- Studies neural development using computational and mathematical modeling. Most neural modeling focuses on information processing in the adult nervous system. This book shows how models can be used to study the development of the nervous system at different levels of organization and at. Research in neural modeling and neural networks has escalated dramatically in the last decade, acquiring along the way terms and concepts, such as learning, memory, perception, recognition, which are the basis of neuropsychology. Nevertheless, for many, neural modeling remains controversial in its purported ability to describe brain activity.   Modeling Neural Development - Book Review Modeling Neural Development - Book Review BioSystems 74 () 79â 81 Modeling Neural Development Arjen van Ooyen (Ed.), MIT Press, Cambridge, Modern neuroscience has revolutionized our view of the brain, revealing the elements and functional processes of what some have called the most complex object in . History. The term 'computational neuroscience' was introduced by Eric L. Schwartz, who organized a conference, held in in Carmel, California, at the request of the Systems Development Foundation to provide a summary of the current status of a field which until that point was referred to by a variety of names, such as neural modeling, brain theory and neural networks.

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