Point Processes

  • Robert E. KassEmail author
  • Uri T. Eden
  • Emery N. Brown
Part of the Springer Series in Statistics book series (SSS)


At the beginning of this book, in Example 1.1 (p. 3), we described the activity of a neuron recorded from the supplementary eye field. Interpreting Fig.  1.1 we said that, toward the end of each trial, the neuron fired more rapidly under one experimental condition than under the other.


Firing Rate Poisson Process Point Process Spike Train Renewal Process 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert E. Kass
    • 1
    Email author
  • Uri T. Eden
    • 2
  • Emery N. Brown
    • 3
  1. 1.Carnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA
  2. 2.Boston UniversityBostonUSA
  3. 3.Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA

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