Analysis of synfire chains above saturation

  • R. M. Reyes
  • C. J. Pérez Vicente
Biological Foundations of Neural Computation
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1240)


We have studied a population of synfire chains above saturation. By considering a Hebbian-like learning strategy we show that to keep the propagation of activities controlled, the system reorganizes its structure leading to a new set of chains with shorter lengths distributed according to a non-trivial profile.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. M. Reyes
    • 1
  • C. J. Pérez Vicente
    • 1
  1. 1.Departamento de Física FundamentalUniversidad de BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain

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