David J. Willshaw

  • University of Edinburgh, UK

According to our database1, David J. Willshaw authored at least 36 papers between 1971 and 2016.

Collaborative distances:
  • Dijkstra number2 of four.
  • Erdős number3 of four.



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PhD thesis 


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Modelling Feedback Excitation, Pacemaker Properties and Sensory Switching of Electrically Coupled Brainstem Neurons Controlling Rhythmic Activity.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2016

Modelling the Effects of Electrical Coupling between Unmyelinated Axons of Brainstem Neurons Controlling Rhythmic Activity.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2015

Standard Anatomical and Visual Space for the Mouse Retina: Computational Reconstruction and Transformation of Flattened Retinae with the Retistruct Package.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2013

morphforge: a toolbox for simulating small networks of biologically detailed neurons in Python.
Frontiers Neuroinformatics, 2013

Spike-Timing-Dependent Plasticity With Weight Dependence Evoked From Physical Constraints.
IEEE Trans. Biomed. Circuits Syst., 2012

Large developing receptive fields using a distributed and locally reprogrammable address-event receiver.
IEEE Trans. Neural Networks, 2010

Synaptic rewiring for topographic mapping and receptive field development.
Neural Networks, 2010

Optimal learning rules for familiarity detection.
Biol. Cybern., 2009

Inhomogeneities in Heteroassociative Memories with Linear Learning Rules.
Neural Comput., 2008

Large developing axonal arbors using a distributed and locally-reprogrammable address-event receiver.
Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, 2008

Synaptic Rewiring for Topographic Map Formation.
Proceedings of the Artificial Neural Networks, 2008

A Biophysical Model of Synaptic Delay Learning and Temporal Pattern Recognition in a Cerebellar Purkinje Cell.
J. Comput. Neurosci., 2004

Hippocampal mossy fibre boutons as dynamical synapses.
Neurocomputing, 2004

Neuroscience data and tool sharing - A legal and policy framework for neuroinformatics.
Neuroinformatics, 2003

An evaluation of recurrent feedforward memory networks and their relevance to the hippocampus.
Neurocomputing, 2002

Towards Novel Neuroscience-Inspired Computing.
Proceedings of the Emergent Neural Computational Architectures Based on Neuroscience, 2001

Influence of dendritic morphology on axonal competition.
Neurocomputing, 2000

Probabilistic Synaptic Transmission in the Associative Net.
Neural Comput., 1999

Adaptive leaky integrator models of cerebellar Purkinje cells can learn the clustering of temporal patterns.
Neurocomputing, 1999

Evolving Swimming Controllers for a Simulated Lamprey with Inspiration from Neurobiology.
Adapt. Behav., 1999

A new approach to Kanerva's sparse distributed memory.
IEEE Trans. Neural Networks, 1997

Marr's Theory of the Neocortex as a Self-Organizing Neural Network.
Neural Comput., 1997

A Model of the Interactions between the Globus Pallidus and Subthalamic Nucleus.
Proceedings of the Progress in Connectionist-Based Information Systems: Proceedings of the 1997 International Conference on Neural Information Processing and Intelligent Information Systems, 1997

How a Single Purkinje Cell Could Learn the Adaptive Timing of the Classically Conditioned Eye-Blink Response.
Proceedings of the Artificial Neural Networks, 1997

Competition Amongst Neurons for Neurotrophins.
Proceedings of the Artificial Neural Networks, 1997

A Model of Clipped Hebbian Learning in a Neocortical Pyramidal Cell.
Proceedings of the Artificial Neural Networks, 1997

Information Efficiency of the Associative Net at Arbitrary Coding Rates.
Proceedings of the Artificial Neural Networks, 1996

Improving recall from an associative memory.
Biol. Cybern., 1995

The Role of Activity in Synaptic Competition at the Neuromuscular Junction.
Proceedings of the Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 8, 1995

Elastic Net Model of Ocular Dominance: Overall Stripe Pattern and Monocular Deprivation.
Neural Comput., 1994

Capacity and Information Efficiency of a Brain-like Associative Net.
Proceedings of the Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 7, 1994

Presynaptic and postsynaptic competition in models for the development of neuromuscular connections.
Biol. Cybern., 1993

Bee-havior in a mobile robot: the construction of a self-organized cognitive map and its use in robot navigation within a complex, natural environment.
Proceedings of International Conference on Neural Networks (ICNN'88), San Francisco, CA, USA, March 28, 1993

Optimising synaptic learning rules in linear associative memories.
Biol. Cybern., 1991

Optimal Plasticity from Matrix Memories: What Goes Up Must Come Down.
Neural Comput., 1990

Models of distributed associative memory.
PhD thesis, 1971