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2017

Cope A., Sabo C., Vasilaki E., Barron A.B., and Marshall J.A.R., A Computational Model of the Integration of Landmarks and Motion in the Insect Central Complex. PLOS ONE 12(2): e0172325. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0172325.

Sabo C., Yavuz E., Cope A., Gurney K., Vasilaki E., Nowotny T. and Marshall J.A.R. (2017), An Inexpensive Flying Robot Design for Embodied Robotics Research. International Joint Conference on  Neural Networks. International Joint Conference on Neural Networks IJCNN 2017, Anchorage, Alaska, USA.


2016

Cope A., Sabo C., Gurney K., Vasilaki E., and Marshall J.A.R. (2016), A model for an angular velocity-tuned motion detector accounting for deviations in the corridor-centering response of the bee. PLOS Computational Biology, Vol.12(5): e1004887. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1004887.pl

Berdan, R., Vasilaki, E. , Wei, S. L., Khiat, A., Indiveri, G., Serb, A. and Prodromakis, T. (2016), Emulating short-term synaptic dynamics with memristive devices. Scientific Reports, Nature Publishing Group, 6, 18639; doi:10.1038/srep18639 

Chelsea M. Sabo, Alex Cope, Kevin Gurney, Eleni Vasilaki, and James Marshall (2016). "Bio-Inspired Visual Navigation for a Quadcopter using Optic Flow", AIAA Infotech @ Aerospace, AIAA SciTech, San Diego, CA, January 2016.


2015

Gehring, T. V., Luksys, G., Sandi, C., and Vasilaki, E. (2015) Detailed classification of swimming paths in the Morris Water Maze: multiple strategies within one trial. Scientific Reports, Nature Publishing Group, 5, 14562; doi: 10.1038/srep1456.

Barron A. B., Gurney K. N., Meah L. F. S., Vasilaki E., and Marshall J. A. R.  (2015) Decision-making and action selection in insects: inspiration from vertebrate-based theories. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 9:216. doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2015.00216

Esposito U., Giugliano M., and Vasilaki E. (2015) Adaptation of short-term plasticity parameters via error-driven learning may explain the correlation between activity-dependent synaptic properties, connectivity motifs and target specificity. Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience 8:175. doi: 10.3389/fncom.2014.00175

Gehring, T., Vasilaki, E., and Gugliano, M. (2015), Highly Scalable Parallel Processing of Extracellular Recordings of Multielectrode Arrays. IEEE EMBC 15.

Cope, A., Sabo, C., Vasilaki, E., Gurney, K., and Marshall, J. (2015) A neural model of the optomotor system accounts for ordered responses to decreasing stimulus spatial frequencies, CNS2015 24th Annual Computational Neuroscience Meeting, Prague,  Czech Republic.


2014

Vasilaki, E., & Gugliano, M. (2014),  Emergence of Connectivity Motifs in Networks of Model Neurons with Short- and Long-term Plastic Synapses, PLoS ONE, 9(1): e84626. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0084626.

Esposito, U.,  van Rossum, M., Giugliano, M., and Vasilaki, E.  (2014), Measuring Symmetry, Asymmetry and Randomness in Neural Networks,  PLoS ONE 9(7): e100805. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0100805.

Tomkins, A.,  Vasilaki, E., Beste, C., Gurney, K, &  Humphries, M.D.  (2014), Transient and steady-state selection in the striatal microcircuit.  Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience Vol. 7 (192), doi:10.3389/fncom.2013.00192.

Mahmud, M., Pulizzi, R., Vasilaki, E., and Giugliano, M. (2014), QSpike Tools: a Generic Framework for Parallel Batch Preprocessing of Extracellular Neuronal Signals Recorded by Substrate Microelectrode Arrays, Frontiers in Neuroinformatics Vol. 8(26), doi: 10.3389/fninf.2014.00026.   

Mahmud, M., Pulizzi, R., Vasilaki, E., and Giugliano, M. (2014), QSpike Tools: An open source toolbox for parallel batch processing of extracellular neuronal signals recorded by substrate microelectrode arrays," In: Proceedings of 2014 International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Information & Communication Technology (ICEEICT2014), pp.1-6, Dhaka, Bangladesh, doi: 10.1109/ICEEICT.2014.6919177

Mahmud, M., Pulizzi, R., Vasilaki, E., and Giugliano, M. (2014), A Web-Based Framework for Semi-Online Parallel Processing of Extracellular Neuronal Signals Recorded by Microelectrode Arrays, MEA Meeting 2014, 9th International Meeting on Substrate-Integrated Microelectrode Arrays.

Serb, A., Berdan, R.  Khiat, A., Li, SLW.,  Vasilaki,  E., Papavasiliou, C  and , Prodromakis, T., (2014), Memristors as synapse emulators in the context of event-based computation, IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS).


2013

Berdan, R., Prodromakis, T., Khiat, A., Salaoru, I., Toumazou, C., Diaz-Perez, F., and Vasilaki, E. (2013), Temporal Processing with Volatile Memristors, The IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS).

Cope, A., Sabo C, Yavuz, E., Gurney, K., Marshall, J., Nowotny, T., and Vasilaki, E. (2013) The Green Brain Project - Developing a Neuromimetic Robotic Honeybee. Editors: Lepora NF, Mura A, Krapp HG, Verschure PFMJ, Prescott TJ. Living Machines. Springer. 8064: 362-363.


2012

Vasilaki, E. & Gugliano, M. (2012),  Emergence of Connectivity Patterns in Networks of Model Neurons from Long-Term and Short-Term Plasticities, ICANN 2012, Lausanne, Switzerland.

Tomkins, A., Humphries, M., Beste, C., Vasilaki E. & Gurney, K. (2012),  How Degrading Networks Can Increase Cognitive Functions, ICANN 2012, Lausanne, Switzerland. 

Beste, C., Tomkins, A., Vasilaki, E., Saft, C., Gurney, K., and Humphries, M (2012), Increased cognitive functioning in manifest HD - empirical evidence and computational modelling, Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry, Proceedings of European Huntington’s Disease Network 2012 plenary meeting, 83: A37-A38.


2011

Richmond, P., Buesing, L., Giugliano, M., & Vasilaki, E. (2011), Democratic population decisions result in robust policy-gradient learning: a parametric study with GPU simulations. PLOS One, 6(5):e18539. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0018539.

Vasilaki, E. and Giugliano, M (2011), Do synaptic dynamics and STDP govern connectivity motifs? BC11 : Computational Neuroscience and Neurotechnology Bernstein Conference 2011, Freiburg, Germany

Tomkins, A., Humphries, M., Vasilaki, E., Beste C. and Gurney K. (2011), How degrading networks can increase select cognitive functions. BC11 : Computational Neuroscience and Neurotechnology Bernstein Conference 2011, Freiburg, Germany.


2010

Clopath, C., Buesing, L., Vasilaki, E., and Gerstner, W. (2010), Connectivity reflects Coding: A Model of Voltage-based Spike-Timing-Dependant-Plasticity with Homeostasis. Nature Neuroscience.

Clopath, C., Buesing, L., Vasilaki, E. , Gerstner, W. (2010), Why is connectivity in barrel cortex different from that in visual cortex? - A plasticity model. COSYNE Computational and Systems Neuroscience, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.


2009

Vasilaki, E., Fremaux, N.,Urbanczik, R., Senn, W, and Gerstner, W. (2009), Spike-based reinforcement learning in continuous State and Action Space: when policy gradient methods fail. PLOS Computational Biology, Vol.5(12):e1000586 doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000586.

Vasilaki, E., Fusi, S., Wang, X.-J., Senn, W.(2009), Flexible Sensori-motor mapping in a Complex Network. Biological Cybernetics, Vol. 100(2), pp. 147 - 158.

Schaefer, R., Vasilaki, E., Senn, W. (2009), Adaptive gain modulation in V1 explains contextual modifications during bisection learning. PLOS Computational Biology, Vol. 5(12): e1000617. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000617.

Vladimirskiy, B., Vasilaki, E., Urbanczik, R., Senn, W. (2009), Stimulus sampling as an exploration mechanism for fast reinforcement learning. Biological Cybernetics, Vol. 100(4), pp. 261-330.

Vasilaki, E., Urbanczik, R., Senn, W, Gerstner, W. (2009), Spike-based reinforcement in continuous state and action space. Multidisciplinary Symposium on Reinforcement Learning, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.


2008

Clopath, C., Ziegler L., Vasilaki E., Buesing L., Gerstner W. (2008) Tag-Trigger-Consolidation: A Model of Early and Late Long-Term-Potentiation and Depression. PLOS Computational Biology, Vol. 4(12): e1000248 doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000248.

Vasilaki, E., Urbanczik, R., Senn, W, Gerstner, W. (2008), Spike-based reinforcement learning of navigation. The Seventeenth Annual Computational Neuroscience Meeting, Portland, Oregon, USA.


2007

Schaefer, R., Vasilaki, E., Senn, W. (2007), Perceptual Learning via Modification of Cortical Top-Down Signals. PLOS Computational Biology, Vol. 3(8): e165 doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.0030165.

Clopath, C., Buesing, L., Vasilaki, E. , Gerstner, W. (2007), A unified voltage-based model for STDP, LTP and LTD. COSYNE Computational and Systems Neuroscience, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.

Vladimirskiy, B.B., Vasilaki, E., Urbanczik, R., Senn, W. (2007), Pattern sampling-based reinforcement learning via homeostatic plasticity and Hebbian tagging. Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, USA.


2006

Vasilaki, E., Fusi, S., Wang, X.-J., Senn, W. (2006), Learning and forgetting visuo-motor associations with a multi-layer neural network. Brain Inspired Cognitive Systems, Molivos, Greece.

Schaefer, R., Vasilaki, E., Senn, W. (2006), Perceptual learning by modifying top-down connections to V1. The Fifteenth Annual Computational Neuroscience Meeting, Edinburgh, UK.

Vladimirski, B., Vasilaki, E., Fusi, S., Senn, W. (2006), Hebbian reinforcement learning with stochastic binary synapses follows the reward gradient. The Fifteenth Annual Computational Neuroscience Meeting, Edinburgh, UK.

Vasilaki, E., Fusi, S., Wang, X.-J., Senn, W. (2006), A Hebbian reinforcement learning algorithm reproducing monkey performances in visuo-motor learning task. COSYNE Computational and Systems Neuroscience, Salt Lake City, Utah.


2004

Feng, JF., Chen, XJ., Tuckwell H.C., and Vasilaki, E. (2004), Some Optimal Stochastic Control Problems in Neuroscience - A Review. Modern Physics Letters B, Vol. 18(21&22), pp. 1067-1085.


2003

Vasilaki, E., Feng, JF., and Buxton, H. (2003), Temporal Album. IEEE Trans. on Neural Networks, Vol. 14(2), pp. 439-443.

Vasilaki, E., Feng, JF., and Buxton, H. (2003), Processing Static Visual Information with IF-networks. In S.I. Olsen (Eds.), Proceedings of the 12th Danish Conference on Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis, HCØ Tryk.

Vasilaki, E., Feng, JF., and Buxton, H. (2003), Towards a Spatio-Temporal Album. WSEAS Trans. on Systems, Vol. 2(4), pp. 941-947.


2002

Vasilaki, E., Howel, A.J., and Buxton, H. (2002), Comparison of Feedforward (TDRBF) and Generative (TDRGBN) Network for Gesture Based Control. In I. Wachsmuth and T.Sowa (Eds.), Gesture and Sign Language in Human-Computer Interaction. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol 2298, Springer-Verlag.


1998

Gaiseanu, F., Tsoukalas, D., Kruger, D., Tsamis, C., Stoemenos, J, Dimitriadis, C.A., and Vasilaki, E. (1998), Analysis Of Phosphorus Diffusion In the Polysilicon/Oxide/Silicon System Under Oxidizing Conditions For Profile Simulation. 194th Meeting, Abs #325, Electrochemical Society, Boston, MA.

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