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Neural codes – Necessary but not sufficient for understanding brain function

  • Simon R. Schultz (a1) and Giuseppe P. Gava (a1)

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Brains are information processing systems whose operational principles ultimately cannot be understood without resource to information theory. We suggest that understanding how external signals are represented in the brain is a necessary step towards employing further engineering tools (such as control theory) to understand the information processing performed by brain circuits during behaviour.

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Neural codes – Necessary but not sufficient for understanding brain function

  • Simon R. Schultz (a1) and Giuseppe P. Gava (a1)

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