A Kepecs

Summary

Affiliation: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Rapid and precise control of sniffing during olfactory discrimination in rats
    Adam Kepecs
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA
    J Neurophysiol 98:205-13. 2007
  2. pmc Choice ball: a response interface for two-choice psychometric discrimination in head-fixed mice
    Joshua I Sanders
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA
    J Neurophysiol 108:3416-23. 2012
  3. pmc A computational framework for the study of confidence in humans and animals
    Adam Kepecs
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 367:1322-37. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Neural correlates, computation and behavioural impact of decision confidence
    Adam Kepecs
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, New York 11724, USA
    Nature 455:227-31. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Gating information by two-state membrane potential fluctuations
    A Kepecs
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA
    J Neurophysiol 97:3015-23. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Basic mechanisms for graded persistent activity: discrete attractors, continuous attractors, and dynamic representations
    Carlos D Brody
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 13:204-11. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint The sniff as a unit of olfactory processing
    Adam Kepecs
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA
    Chem Senses 31:167-79. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Seeing at a glance, smelling in a whiff: rapid forms of perceptual decision making
    Naoshige Uchida
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, New York 11724, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 7:485-91. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Spike-timing-dependent plasticity: common themes and divergent vistas
    Adam Kepecs
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA
    Biol Cybern 87:446-58. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Information encoding and computation with spikes and bursts
    Adam Kepecs
    Volen Center for Complex Systems, Brandeis University, 415 South Street, Waltham, MA 02454, USA
    Network 14:103-18. 2003

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Rapid and precise control of sniffing during olfactory discrimination in rats
    Adam Kepecs
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA
    J Neurophysiol 98:205-13. 2007
    ..These results demonstrate the speed and precision of control over respiration and its significance for olfactory behavioral performance...
  2. pmc Choice ball: a response interface for two-choice psychometric discrimination in head-fixed mice
    Joshua I Sanders
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA
    J Neurophysiol 108:3416-23. 2012
    ..The choice ball enables head-fixed 2AFC paradigms, facilitating the circuit-level analysis of sensory processing, decision making, and motor control in mice...
  3. pmc A computational framework for the study of confidence in humans and animals
    Adam Kepecs
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 367:1322-37. 2012
    ..Finally, we discuss the relationship of confidence judgements to the wider behavioural uses of confidence and uncertainty...
  4. doi request reprint Neural correlates, computation and behavioural impact of decision confidence
    Adam Kepecs
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, New York 11724, USA
    Nature 455:227-31. 2008
    ..We suggest that confidence estimation may be a fundamental and ubiquitous component of decision-making...
  5. ncbi request reprint Gating information by two-state membrane potential fluctuations
    A Kepecs
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA
    J Neurophysiol 97:3015-23. 2007
    ..The dynamic gating of input by up- and down-states may be an elementary operation for the selective routing of signals in neural circuits, which may explain the ubiquity of two-state fluctuations across brain regions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Basic mechanisms for graded persistent activity: discrete attractors, continuous attractors, and dynamic representations
    Carlos D Brody
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 13:204-11. 2003
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  7. ncbi request reprint The sniff as a unit of olfactory processing
    Adam Kepecs
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA
    Chem Senses 31:167-79. 2006
    ..Further electrophysiological recordings in behaving animals will be necessary to assess these proposals...
  8. ncbi request reprint Seeing at a glance, smelling in a whiff: rapid forms of perceptual decision making
    Naoshige Uchida
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, New York 11724, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 7:485-91. 2006
    ..We suggest that the brain limits some types of perceptual processing to short, discrete chunks (for example, eye fixations and sniffs) in order to facilitate the construction of global sensory images...
  9. ncbi request reprint Spike-timing-dependent plasticity: common themes and divergent vistas
    Adam Kepecs
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA
    Biol Cybern 87:446-58. 2002
    ..In light of these computational issues raised, we review current experimental findings and suggest further experiments to resolve some controversies...
  10. ncbi request reprint Information encoding and computation with spikes and bursts
    Adam Kepecs
    Volen Center for Complex Systems, Brandeis University, 415 South Street, Waltham, MA 02454, USA
    Network 14:103-18. 2003
    ..These findings lead us to propose that the biophysical mechanisms of spike generation enables individual neurons to encode different stimulus features into distinct spike patterns...
  11. ncbi request reprint Model for a robust neural integrator
    Alexei A Koulakov
    Salk Institute for Biological Studies, 10010 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, California 92037, USA
    Nat Neurosci 5:775-82. 2002
    ..Neither circuit requires fine tuning to perform robust integration, and the latter actually exploits the variability of neuronal conductances...
  12. ncbi request reprint Bursting neurons signal input slope
    Adam Kepecs
    Volen Center for Complex Systems, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts 02454 9110, USA
    J Neurosci 22:9053-62. 2002
    ..This possibility could be further examined experimentally by looking for correlations between burst duration and stimulus variables...