Duane Q. Nykamp's References
for the New Directions Short Course
June 16-27, 2008
Information Theory/Population Coding
B.B. Averbeck, P. E. Latham, and A. Pouget.
Neural correlations, population coding and computation.
Nat Rev Neurosci, 7:358-66, 2006.
This review paper contains many references on the relationship
population coding and correlations, using both Shannon and
P.E. Latham and S. Nirenberg.
Synergy, redundancy, and independence in population codes,
J Neurosci, 25:5195-5206, 2005.
S. Nirenberg and P. E. Latham.
Decoding neuronal spike trains: how important are
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A., 100:7348-7353, 2003.
These two papers go through all the details for Shannon
E. Schneidman, W. Bialek, and M. J. Berry
Synergy, redundancy, and independence in population codes.
J Neurosci, 23:11539-11553, 2003.
This paper gives the other side of the debate, arguing against
above two papers.