Nancy Kopell

  • Boston University, USA

According to our database1, Nancy Kopell authored at least 48 papers between 1993 and 2020.

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  • Erdős number3 of four.



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A biophysical model of striatal microcircuits suggests gamma and beta oscillations interleaved at delta/theta frequencies mediate periodicity in motor control.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2020

Flexible resonance in prefrontal networks with strong feedback inhibition.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2018

DynaSim: A MATLAB Toolbox for Neural Modeling and Simulation.
Frontiers Neuroinformatics, 2018

Thalamocortical control of propofol phase-amplitude coupling.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2017

Close-Packed Silicon Microelectrodes for Scalable Spatially Oversampled Neural Recording.
IEEE Trans. Biomed. Eng., 2016

Heterogeneous neural amplifier integration for scalable extracellular microelectrodes.
Proceedings of the 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2016

The Leaky Oscillator: Properties of Inhibition-Based Rhythms Revealed through the Singular Phase Response Curve.
SIAM J. Appl. Dyn. Syst., 2015

Neural Sequence Generation Using Spatiotemporal Patterns of Inhibition.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2015

Effects of Heterogeneous Periodic Forcing on Inhibitory Networks.
SIAM J. Appl. Dyn. Syst., 2013

Top-Down Beta Rhythms Support Selective Attention via Interlaminar Interaction: A Model.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2013

The Effect of Propofol Anesthesia on Rebound Spiking.
SIAM J. Appl. Dyn. Syst., 2012

Minimal Size of Cell Assemblies Coordinated by Gamma Oscillations.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2012

The Dynamics of a Periodically Forced Cortical Microcircuit, With an Application to Schizophrenia.
SIAM J. Appl. Dyn. Syst., 2009

Representation of Time-Varying Stimuli by a Network Exhibiting Oscillations on a Faster Time Scale.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2009

Cortical Gamma Rhythms Modulate NMDAR-Mediated Spike Timing Dependent Plasticity in a Biophysical Model.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2009

Canard Induced Mixed-Mode Oscillations in a Medial Entorhinal Cortex Layer II Stellate Cell Model.
SIAM J. Appl. Dyn. Syst., 2008

Mixed-Mode Oscillations in Three Time-Scale Systems: A Prototypical Example.
SIAM J. Appl. Dyn. Syst., 2008

Rhythm Generation through Period Concatenation in Rat Somatosensory Cortex.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2008

Gamma Oscillations and Stimulus Selection.
Neural Comput., 2008

Models of midbrain dopaminergic neurons.
Scholarpedia, 2007

Low-Dimensional Maps Encoding Dynamics in Entorhinal Cortex and Hippocampus.
Neural Comput., 2006

Oscillations and slow patterning in the antennal lobe.
J. Comput. Neurosci., 2006

The dynamic structure underlying subthreshold oscillatory activity and the onset of spikes in a model of medial entorhinal cortex stellate cells.
J. Comput. Neurosci., 2006

On the human sensorimotor-cortex beta rhythm: Sources and modeling.
NeuroImage, 2005

Effects of Noisy Drive on Rhythms in Networks of Excitatory and Inhibitory Neurons.
Neural Comput., 2005

A Computational Tool for the Reduction of Nonlinear ODE Systems Possessing Multiple Scales.
Multiscale Model. Simul., 2005

Synchrony in a Population of Hysteresis-Based Genetic Oscillators.
SIAM J. Appl. Math., 2004

A Canard Mechanism for Localization in Systems of Globally Coupled Oscillators.
SIAM J. Appl. Math., 2003

Synchronization in Networks of Excitatory and Inhibitory Neurons with Sparse, Random Connectivity.
Neural Comput., 2003

Analysis of State-Dependent Transitions in Frequency and Long-Distance Coordination in a Model Oscillatory Cortical Circuit.
J. Comput. Neurosci., 2003

New Roles for the Gamma Rhythm: Population Tuning and Preprocessing for the Beta Rhythm.
J. Comput. Neurosci., 2003

Dendritic Synchrony and Transient Dynamics in a Coupled Oscillator Model of the Dopaminergic Neuron.
J. Comput. Neurosci., 2003

Noise-Stabilized Long-Distance Synchronization in Populations of Model Neurons.
J. Comput. Neurosci., 2003

Synchronization of Strongly Coupled Excitatory Neurons: Relating Network Behavior to Biophysics.
J. Comput. Neurosci., 2003

Synchronization and Transient Dynamics in the Chains of Electrically Coupled Fitzhugh--Nagumo Oscillators.
SIAM J. Appl. Math., 2001

A Reaction-Diffusion System with Periodic Front Dynamics.
SIAM J. Appl. Math., 2000

Multispikes and Synchronization in a Large Neural Network with Temporal Delays.
Neural Comput., 2000

Dynamics of Spiking Neurons with Electrical Coupling.
Neural Comput., 2000

Alpha-Frequency Rhythms Desynchronize over Long Cortical Distances: A Modeling Study.
J. Comput. Neurosci., 2000

Synchronization and Oscillatory Dynamics in Heterogeneous, Mutually Inhibited Neurons.
J. Comput. Neurosci., 1998

Frequency Control in Synchronized Networks of Inhibitory Neurons.
J. Comput. Neurosci., 1998

How Does the Crayfish Swimmeret System Work? Insights from Nearest-Neighbor Coupled Oscillator Models.
J. Comput. Neurosci., 1997

Spatial Structure of the Focusing Singularity of the Nonlinear Schr[o-umlaut]dinger Equation: A Geometrical Analysis.
SIAM J. Appl. Math., 1995

Inhibition-Produced Patterning in Chains of Coupled Nonlinear Oscillators.
SIAM J. Appl. Math., 1994

Subharmonic Coordination in Networks of Neurons with Slow Conductances.
Neural Comput., 1994

Learning of Phase Lags in Coupled Neural Oscillators.
Neural Comput., 1994

Mechanisms for oscillation and frequency control in reciprocally inhibitory model neural networks.
J. Comput. Neurosci., 1994

Rapid synchronization through fast threshold modulation.
Biol. Cybern., 1993