A reduced model for dendritic trees with active membrane

  • M. Ohme
  • A. Schierwagen
Poster Presentations 2 Neurobiology III: Single Cell/Learning Rules
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1112)


A non-uniform equivalent cable model of membrane voltage changes in branching active dendritic trees has been developed. A general branching condition is formulated, extending Rall's 3/2 power rule for passive trees.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Ohme
    • 1
  • A. Schierwagen
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Computer ScienceUniversity of LeipzigLeipzig

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