Dr David Barrett
http://mlg.eng.cam.ac.uk/~barrett (personal home page)
The impact of neuron death on optimal computation and learning in balanced networks is the primary focus of my research. More generally, my work is at the interface of neural network theory, neural computation and disease.
Associated News Items
Barrett DGT, Denève S, Machens CK (2013), “Firing rate predictions in optimal balanced networks” NIPS Proceedings 26
Bourdoukan R, Barrett DGT, Machens CK, Denève S (2012), “Learning Optimal Spike-based Representations” NIPS Proceedings 25
Greene G, Barrett DGT, Sen K, Houghton CJ (2009), “Sparse Coding of Birdsong and Receptive Field Structure in Songbirds” Network-comp neural 20(3): 162–177