References & Dependencies

References & Dependencies


Consider citing the following publications if you have used any of the related functions in your work:

  • J. Friedrich, P. Zhou, and L. Paninski, “Fast online deconvolution of calcium imaging data,” PLOS Computational Biology, vol. 13, iss. 3, p. e1005423, 2017. [DOI]
  • H. V. Ribeiro, M. Jauregui, L. Zunino, and E. K. Lenzi, “Characterizing time series via complexity-entropy curves,” PHYSICAL REVIEW E, vol. 95, 2017. [DOI]
  • N. Marshall, N. M. Timme, N. Bennett, M. Ripp, E. Lautzenhiser, and J. M. Beggs, “Analysis of Power Laws, Shape Collapses, and Neural Complexity: New Techniques and MATLAB Support via the NCC Toolbox,” Frontiers in Physiology, vol. 7, iss. 163, pp. 1-18, 2016. [DOI]
  • T. Deneux, A. Kaszas, G. Szalay, G. Katona, T. Lakner, A. Grinvald, B. Rózsa, and I. Vanzetta, “Accurate spike estimation from noisy calcium signals for ultrafast three-dimensional imaging of large neuronal populations in vivo,” Nature Communications, vol. 7, p. 12190, 2016. [DOI]
  • J. G. Orlandi, O. Stetter, J. Soriano, T. Geisel, and D. Battaglia, “Transfer Entropy Reconstruction and Labeling of Neuronal Connections from Simulated Calcium Imaging,” PLoS ONE, vol. 9, iss. 6, p. e98842, 2014. [DOI]
  • M. Gavish and D. L. Donoho, “The Optimal Hard Threshold for Singular Values is 4/sqrt(3),” , 2013. [URL]
  • M. Geissbuehler and T. Lasser, “How to display data by color schemes compatible with red-green color perception deficiencies,” Optics Express, vol. 21, iss. 8, p. 9862, 2013. [DOI]
  • O. Stetter, D. Battaglia, J. Soriano, and T. Geisel, “Model-Free Reconstruction of Excitatory Neuronal Connectivity from Calcium Imaging Signals,” PLoS Computational Biology, vol. 8, iss. 8, p. e1002653, 2012. [DOI]
  • J. T. Vogelstein, A. M. Packer, T. A. Machado, T. Sippy, B. Babadi, R. Yuste, and L. Paninski, “Fast nonnegative deconvolution for spike train inference from population calcium imaging.,” Journal of neurophysiology, vol. 104, iss. 6, pp. 3691-3704, 2010. [DOI]
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  • H. Shimazaki and S. Shinomoto, “A Method for Selecting the Bin Size of a Time Histogram,” Neural Computation, vol. 19, iss. 6, pp. 1503-1527, 2007. [DOI]
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