Selected Publications

(2018). On the role of cortex-basal ganglia interactions for category learning: A neuro-computational approach. Journal of Neuroscience 0874-18; doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0874-18.2018.


(2017). Predictive Place-Cell Sequences for Goal-Finding Emerge from Goal Memory and the Cognitive Map: A Computational Model. Front. Comput. Neurosci. 11:84. doi:10.3389/fncom.2017.00084.

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(2015). ANNarchy: a code generation approach to neural simulations on parallel hardware. Front. Neuroinform. 9:19. doi: 10.3389/fninf.2015.00019.

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(2014). Timing and expectation of reward: a neuro-computational model of the afferents to the ventral tegmental area. Front. Neurorobot. 8:4. doi:10.3389/fnbot.2014.00004.

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(2019). Feature Map Transformation for Fusion of Multi-Sensor Object Detection Networks for Autonomous Driving. In Proceedings of Computer Vision Conference (CVC), Las Vegas (Nevada).




ANNarchy (Artificial Neural Networks architect) is a general-purpose parallel neuro-simulator for rate-coded or spiking neural networks.

Deep Learning

Deep neural networks and their applications.

Dopaminergic system

Modeling the dopaminergic system (VTA, SNc), its afferences and its influence on the basal ganglia, prefrontal cortex and hippocampus.


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