NEUR 1680

Computational Neuroscience

Spring Semester, 2015


Instructor: Elie Bienenstock

TA: Prannath Moolchand


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Information Sheet and Syllabus



Book is available to Brown users online for reading and downlaoding.


However, I highly recommend buying it ($40 on Amazon).

Book Website

Exercises can be downloaded from


Primer on Basic Probability




Class 2

Tuesday Jan 27, 2015

SFH 550



Reading assignments for Class 2:


Chapter 1, Sections 1, 2, 3, and first four pages of Section 4.



Class 3

Thursday Jan 29, 2015


Reading assignments for Class 3:


All of Chapter 1

Softky_Koch_93 First 5 pages, i.e., up to but not including Analytical Models.