ICANN ’94 pp 138-141 | Cite as

Synchronization-Based Complex Model Neurons

  • G. Hartmann
  • S. Drüe


There is a lot of evidence that cortical neurons show synchronized activity (Eckhorn et al., 1989; Gray, Singer, 1987). There is also a variety of synchronization-based models and simulations, but there are almost no arguments excluding the possibility that the investigated phenomena could also be explained without synchronization. Our results from comparison of two alternative models of complex neurons show quantitatively the superiority of a synchronization-based mechanism.


Receptive Field Model Neuron Simple Cell Complex Neuron Contour Representation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Hartmann
    • 1
  • S. Drüe
    • 1
  1. 1.Fachbereich 14 ElektrotechnikUniversität-GH PaderbornPaderbornGermany

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