Towards Stochastic Modeling of Neuronal Interspike Intervals Including a Time-Varying Input Signal

  • Giuseppe D’Onofrio
  • Enrica Pirozzi
  • Marcelo O. Magnasco
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9520)


We construct a LIF-type stochastic model for interspike times of the firing activity of a single neuron subject to a time-varying input signal. By using first passage time densities some numerical evaluations of ISI densities and comparisons with simulation results are given.


Numerical Evaluation Interspike Interval Spike Time Firing Time First Passage Time 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giuseppe D’Onofrio
    • 1
  • Enrica Pirozzi
    • 1
  • Marcelo O. Magnasco
    • 2
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Matematica e ApplicazioniUniversità di Napoli Federico IINapoliItaly
  2. 2.Laboratory of Mathematical PhysicsThe Rockefeller UniversityNew YorkUSA

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