Statistical analysis of neural data

We build statistical models for neural responses in the sound localization system of barn owls to determine how neurons respond to sounds and their location.

Relevant Publications

Multidimensional stimulus encoding in the auditory nerve of the barn owl
Fischer, B.J., Wydick, J., Koppl, C., Pena, J.L.
J Acoust Soc Am 144, 2116 (2018)

Binaural gain modulation of spectrotemporal tuning in the interaural level difference-coding pathway.
Steinberg, L.J., Fischer, B.J., Pena, J.L.
J Neurosci 33: 11089-99, 2013.

Cross-correlation by coincidence detectors in the owl.
Fischer, B.J., Christianson, G.B., Pena, J.L.
J Neurosci, 28: 8107-8115, 2008.

Variability reduction in interaural time difference tuning in the barn owl.
Fischer, B.J., Konishi, M.
J Neurophysiol, 100: 708-715, 2008.

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