Publications by M. Bethge

Journal Articles


T. S. A. Wallis, S. Tobias, M. Bethge, and F. A. Wichmann
Detecting Distortions of Peripherally Presented Letter Stimuli under Crowded Conditions
Attention, Perception & Psychophysics, 2017
URL, DOI, BibTex
R. Hosseini, S. Sra, L. Theis, and M. Bethge
Inference and Mixture Modeling with the Elliptical Gamma Distribution
Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 101, 29-43, 2016
URL, DOI, BibTex
L. Theis, P. Berens, E. Froudarakis, J. Reimer, M. Roman-Roson, T. Baden, T. Euler, A. S. Tolias, et al.
Benchmarking spike rate inference in population calcium imaging
Neuron, 90(3), 471-482, 2016
#two-photon imaging, #spiking neurons
Code, URL, DOI, BibTex
T. S. A. Wallis, M. Bethge, and F. A. Wichmann
Testing models of peripheral encoding using metamerism in an oddity paradigm
Journal of Vision, 16(2), 2016
Code, URL, DOI, BibTex
A. S. Ecker, G. H. Denfield, M. Bethge, and A. S. Tolias
On the Structure of Neuronal Population Activity under Fluctuations in Attentional State
Journal of Neuroscience, 36(5), 1775-1789, 2016
#attention, #gain modulation, #noise correlations, #population coding
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C. R. Cadwell, A. Palasantza, X. Jiang, P. Berens, Q. Deng, J. Reimer, K. Tolias, M. Bethge, et al.
Morphological, electrophysiological and transcriptomic profiling of single neurons using Patch-seq
Nature Biotechnology, 34, 199-203, 2016
URL, BibTex
T. Baden, P. Berens, K. Franke, M. Rezac, M. Bethge, and T. Euler
The functional diversity of retinal ganglion cells in the mouse
Nature, 529, 345-350, 2016
#retina, #clustering, #machine learning, #cell types, #ganglion cells
Code, URL, DOI, Dataset, BibTex
A. Mathis, D. Rokni, V. Kapoor, M. Bethge, and V. N. Murthy
Reading Out Olfactory Receptors: Feedforward Circuits Detect Odors in Mixtures without Demixing
Neuron, 2016
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M. Kuemmerer, T. Wallis, and M. Bethge
Information-theoretic model comparison unifies saliency metrics
Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 112(52), 16054-16059, 2015
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L. A. Gatys, A. S. Ecker, T. Tchumatchenko, and M. Bethge
Synaptic unreliability facilitates information transmission in balanced cortical populations
Physical Review E, 91(6), 62707, 2015
#synaptic noise, #balanced state, #neural population coding
Code, URL, DOI, PDF, BibTex
F. Sinz, J.-P. Lies, S. Gerwinn, and M. Bethge
Natter: A Python Natural Image Statistics Toolbox
Journal of Statistical Software, 61(5), 2014
#natural image statistics, #software, #python
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M. Kümmerer, T. Wallis, and M. Bethge
How close are we to understanding image-based saliency?
arXiv, 2014
#saliency
URL, BibTex
H. E. Gerhard and M. Bethge
Towards rigorous study of artistic style: a new psychophysical paradigm
Art and Perception, 2, 23-44, 2014
#psychophysics, #texture discrimination, #stylometry
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E. Froudarakis, P. Berens, A. S. Ecker, R. J. Cotton, F. H. Sinz, D. Yatsenko, P. Saggau, M. Bethge, et al.
Population code in mouse V1 facilitates read-out of natural scenes through increased sparseness
Nature Neuroscience, 17, 851-857, 2014
#sparsity, #natural image statistics, #population coding, #v1, #two-photon imaging
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A. S. Ecker, P. Berens, R. J. Cotton, M. Subramaniyan, G. H. Denfield, C. R. Cadwell, S. M. Smirnakis, M. Bethge, et al.
State dependence of noise correlations in macaque primary visual cortex
Neuron, 82(1), 235-248, 2014
#noise correlations, #gpfa, #population, #anesthesia, #macaque
Code, URL, DOI, PDF, BibTex
J.-P. Lies, R. M. Häfner, and M. Bethge
Slowness and sparseness have diverging effects on complex cell learning
PLoS Computational Biology, 10(3), 2014
#slowness, #sparsity, #complex cell, #natural image statistics, #unsupervised learning
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A. M. Chagas, L. Theis, B. Sengupta, M. Stüttgen, M. Bethge, and C. Schwarz
Functional analysis of ultra high information rates conveyed by rat vibrissal primary afferents
Frontiers in Neural Circuits, 7(190), 2013
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L. Theis, A. M. Chagas, D. Arnstein, C. Schwarz, and M. Bethge
Beyond GLMs: A Generative Mixture Modeling Approach to Neural System Identification
PLoS Computational Biology, 9(11), 2013
#generalized linear model, #spiking neurons, #mixture models
Code, URL, DOI, PDF, BibTex
F. Sinz and M. Bethge
What is the Limit of Redundancy Reduction with Divisive Normalization?
Neural Computation, 2013
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R. M. Haefner, S. Gerwinn, J. H. Macke, and M. Bethge
Inferring decoding strategies from choice probabilities in the presence of correlated variability
Nature Neuroscience, 16, 235-242, 2013
#noise correlations, #choice probabilities, #decision making, #population coding
Code, URL, PDF, Perspective, BibTex
F. Sinz and M. Bethge
Temporal adaptation enhances efficient contrast gain control on natural images
PLoS Computational Biology, 9(1), 2013
#natural image statistics, #divisive normalization, #contrast gain control, #lp-spherically symmetric distributions
Code, URL, PDF, BibTex
T. Baden, P. Berens, M. Bethge, and T. Euler
Spikes in Mammalian Bipolar Cells Support Temporal Layering of the Inner Retina
Current Biology, 23(1), 48-52, 2013
#retina, #bipolar cells, #population coding
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H. E. Gerhard, F. A. Wichmann, and M. Bethge
How Sensitive Is the Human Visual System to the Local Statistics of Natural Images?
PLoS Computational Biology, 9(1), 2013
#natural image statistics, #psychophysics
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P. Berens, A. S. Ecker, R. J. Cotton, W. J. Ma, M. Bethge, and A. S. Tolias
A fast and simple population code for orientation in primate V1
Journal of Neuroscience, 32(31), 10618-10626, 2012
#population coding, #orientation, #v1, #macaque, #logistic regression, #multi-tetrode recordings, #noise correlations
Code, URL, PDF, Dataset, BibTex
L. Theis, R. Hosseini, and M. Bethge
Mixtures of Conditional Gaussian Scale Mixtures Applied to Multiscale Image Representations
PLoS ONE, 7(7), 2012
#natural image statistics, #gaussian scale mixtures, #random fields, #mcgsm
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T. Putzeys, M. Bethge, F. A. Wichmann, J. Wagemans, and R. Goris
A New Perceptual Bias Reveals Suboptimal Population Decoding of Sensory Responses
PLoS Computational Biolology, 8(4), 2012
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L. Theis, S. Gerwinn, F. Sinz, and M. Bethge
In All Likelihood, Deep Belief Is Not Enough
Journal of Machine Learning Research, 12, 3071-3096, 2011
#natural image statistics, #deep belief networks, #boltzmann machines, #deep learning
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A. S. Ecker, P. Berens, A. S. Tolias, and M. Bethge
The effect of noise correlations in populations of diversely tuned neurons
The Journal of Neuroscience, 31(40), 14272-14283, 2011
#noise correlations, #population coding, #fisher information, #orientation
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J. H. Macke, M. Opper, and M. Bethge
Common Input Explains Higher-Order Correlations and Entropy in a Simple Model of Neural Population Activity
Physical Review Letters, 106(20), 2011
#population coding
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P. Berens, A. S. Ecker, S. Gerwinn, A. S. Tolias, and M. Bethge
Reassessing optimal neural population codes with neurometric functions
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108(11), 4423-4428, 2011
#fisher information, #population coding, #mean squared error, #discrimination error, #neurometric function
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J. Macke, P. Berens, and M. Bethge
Statistical analysis of multi-cell recordings: linking population coding models to experimental data
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 5(35), 2011
#multi-cell recordings, #population models, #statistical analysis
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T. Kitching, A. Amara, M. Gill, S. Harmeling, C. Heymans, R. Massey, B. Rowe, T. Schrabback, et al.
Gravitational Lensing Accuracy Testing 2010 (GREAT10) Challenge Handbook
The Annals of Applied Statistics, 5(3), 2231-2263, 2011
URL, BibTex
S. Gerwinn, J. Macke, and M. Bethge
Reconstructing stimuli from the spike times of leaky integrate and fire neurons
Frontiers in Neuroscience, 5, 2011
#population coding, #decoding, #bayesian inference, #spiking neurons
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F. Sinz and M. Bethge
Lp-nested symmetric distributions
Journal of Machine Learning Research, 11, 3409-3451, 2010
#natural image statistics, #ica, #lp-spherically symmetric distributions, #nu-spherical symmetric distributions
PDF, BibTex
R. Hosseini, F. Sinz, and M. Bethge
Lower bounds on the redundancy of natural images
Vision Research, 50(22), 2213-2222, 2010
#natural image statistics
PDF, BibTex
A. S. Ecker, P. Berens, G. A. Keliris, M. Bethge, N. K. Logothetis, and A. S. Tolias
Decorrelated Neuronal Firing in Cortical Microcircuits
Science, 327(5965), 584-587, 2010
#noise correlations, #multi-tetrode recordings, #v1, #macaque
Code, URL, DOI, PDF, Dataset, BibTex
S. Bridle, S. T. Balan, M. Bethge, M. Gentile, S. Harmeling, C. Heymans, M. Hirsch, R. Hosseini, et al.
Results of the GREAT08 Challenge: An image analysis competition for cosmological lensing
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 2010
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S. Gerwinn, J. Macke, and M. Bethge
Bayesian inference for generalized linear models for spiking neurons
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 4, 2010
#bayesian inference, #generalized linear model, #spiking neurons
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J. H. Macke, S. Gerwinn, L. White, M. Kaschube, and M. Bethge
Gaussian process methods for estimating cortical maps
NeuroImage, 56(2), 570-581, 2010
#gaussian process
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S. Gerwinn, J. Macke, and M. Bethge
Bayesian population decoding of spiking neurons
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 3, 2009
#population coding, #decoding
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F. H. Sinz, S. Gerwinn, and M. Bethge
Characterization of the p-Generalized Normal Distribution
Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 100(5), 817-820, 2009
#p-generalized normal distribution, #uniqueness theorem, #power exponential distribution
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J. Eichhorn, F. Sinz, and M. Bethge
Natural Image Coding in V1: How Much Use Is Orientation Selectivity?
PLoS Computational Biology, 5(4), 2009
#natural image models, #natural image statistics, #normative models
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J. Macke, P. Berens, A. Ecker, A. Tolias, and M. Bethge
Generating Spike Trains with Specified Correlation-Coeffcients
Neural Computation, 2009
#spike train, #correlated poisson, #multivariate poisson, #noise correlations, #discretized gaussian
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M. Seeger, S. Gerwinn, and M. Bethge
Bayesian Inference for Sparse Generalized Linear Models
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2007
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M. Bethge
Factorial coding of natural images: How effective are linear model in removing higher-order dependencies?
Journal of the Optical Society of America A, 2006
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G. Silberberg, M. Bethge, H. Markram, K. Pawelzik, and M. Tsodyks
Dynamics of population rate codes in ensembles of neocortical neurons
Journal of Neurophysiology, 2004
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M. Bethge, D. Rotermund, and K. Pawelzik
Optimal short-term population coding: when Fisher information fails
Neural Computation, 2002
#population coding, #fisher information
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M. Bethge and K. Pawelzik
Population Coding with Unreliable Spikes
Neurocomputing, 2002
#population coding
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J. Benda, M. Bethge, M. Henning, K. Pawelzik, and A. Herz
Spike-frequency adaptation: Phenomenological model and experimental tests
Neurocomputing, 2001
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M. Bethge and K. Pawelzik
Synchonous inhibition as a mechanism for unbiased selective gain control
Neurocomputing, 2001
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M. Bethge, K. Pawelzik, and T. Geisel
Brief pauses as signals for depressing synapses
Neurocomputing, 1999
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Conference Papers


L. A. Gatys, A. S. Ecker, M. Bethge, A. Hertzmann, and E. Shechtman
Controlling Perceptual Factors in Neural Style Transfer
Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2017
#texture transfer, #artistic style, #user control, #convolutional neural networks
Code, URL, Supplementary Material, BibTex
I. Ustyuzhaninov*, W. Brendel*, L. Gatys, and M. Bethge
What does it take to generate natural textures?
International Conference on Learning Representations, 2017
#deep learning, #texture synthesis, #random networks
Code, URL, PDF, Poster, BibTex
L. A. Gatys, A. S. Ecker, and M. Bethge
Image Style Transfer Using Convolutional Neural Networks
Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2016
#texture transfer, #artistic style, #separating content from style, #convolutional neural networks
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L. Theis, A. van den Oord, and M. Bethge
A note on the evaluation of generative models
International Conference on Learning Representations (arXiv:1511.01844), 2016
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L. Theis and M. Bethge
Generative Image Modeling Using Spatial LSTMs
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 28, 2015
#deep learning, #generative modeling, #natural image statistics, #lstm, #mcgsm
Code, URL, PDF, Supplemental, BibTex
L. A. Gatys, A. S. Ecker, and M. Bethge
Texture Synthesis Using Convolutional Neural Networks
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 28, 2015
#texture synthesis, #ventral stream, #convolutional neural networks, #deep learning
Code, URL, PDF, Example textures, BibTex
M. Kümmerer, L. Theis, and M. Bethge
Deep Gaze I: Boosting Saliency Prediction with Feature Maps Trained on ImageNet
ICLR Workshop, 2015
#saliency, #deep learning
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S. Sra, R. Hosseini, L. Theis, and M. Bethge
Data modeling with the elliptical gamma distribution
Artificial Intelligence and Statistics, 2015
#density estimation, #natural image statistics
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L. Theis, J. Sohl-Dickstein, and M. Bethge
Training sparse natural image models with a fast Gibbs sampler of an extended state space
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 25, 2012
#natural image statistics, #ica, #overcompleteness
Code, PDF, Supplemental, Poster, BibTex
R. Häfner and M. Bethge
Evaluating neuronal codes for inference using Fisher information
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 23, 2010
#population coding, #fisher information
PDF, BibTex
F. H. Sinz, E. Simoncelli, and M. Bethge
Hierarchical Modeling of Local Image Features through Lp-Nested Symmetric Distributions
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 22, 2009
#natural image statistics, #ica, #lp-spherically symmetric distributions, #nu-spherical symmetric distributions
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J. H. Macke, S. Gerwinn, M. Kaschube, L. E. White, and M. Bethge
Bayesian estimation of orientation preference maps
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 22, 2009
#bayesian inference, #orientation maps
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S. Gerwinn, P. Berens, and M. Bethge
A joint maximum-entropy model for binary neural population patterns and continuous signals
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 22, 2009
#maximum entropy, #population coding
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P. Berens, S. Gerwinn, A. S. Ecker, and M. Bethge
Neurometric function analysis of population codes
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 22, 2009
#population coding, #neurometric function
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M. Bethge and P. Berens
Near-Maximum Entropy Models for Binary Neural Representations of Natural Images
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 20, 2008
#population coding, #natural image statistics, #maximum entropy
Code, PDF, BibTex
F. Sinz and M. Bethge
The Conjoint Effect of Divisive Normalization and Orientation Selectivity on Redundancy Reduction
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 21, 2008
#contrast gain control, #normative models, #natural image statistics, #lp-spherically symmetric distributions
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J. H. Macke, G. Zeck, and M. Bethge
Receptive Fields without Spike-Triggering
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 20, 2008
#receptive fields, #retina, #population coding
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S. Gerwinn, J. Macke, M. Seeger, and M. Bethge
Bayesian Inference for Spiking Neuron Models with a Sparsity Prior
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 20, 2008
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M. Bethge and C. Kayser
Do We Know What the Early Visual System Computes?
Proceedings of the 31st Göttingen Neurobiology Conference, 2007
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M. Bethge, S. Gerwinn, and J. H. Macke
Unsupervised learning of a steerable basis for invariant image representations
Proceedings of SPIE Human Vision and Electronic Imaging XII (EI105), 2007
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M. Bethge, T. V. Wiecki, and F. A. Wichmann
The Independent Components of Natural Images are Perceptually Dependent
Proceedings of SPIE Human Vision and Electronic Imaging XII (EI105), 2007
#natural image statistics, #ica, #psychophysics, #perception
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M. Bethge, D. Rotermund, and K. Pawelzik
Optimal neural rate coding leads to bimodal firing rate distributions
Network: Computation in Neural Systems, 2003
#population coding
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M. Bethge, D. Rotermund, and K. Pawelzik
Binary Tuning is Optimal for Neural Rate Coding with High Temporal Resolution
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 15, 2002
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Technical Reports


C. M. Funke, L. A. Gatys, A. S. Ecker, and M. Bethge
Synthesising Dynamic Textures using Convolutional Neural Networks
arXiv, 2017
#texture synthesis, #dynamic textures
URL, BibTex
L. A. Gatys, M. Bethge, A. Hertzmann, and E. Shechtman
Preserving Color in Neural Artistic Style Transfer
arXiv, 2016
#texture transfer, #artistic style, #color preservation, #convolutional neural networks
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R. Hosseini and M. Bethge
Spectral Stacking: Unbiased Shear Estimation for Weak Gravitational Lensing
Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 2009
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J. Macke, M. Opper, and M. Bethge
The effect of pairwise neural correlations on global population statistics
Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 2009
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F. H. Sinz and M. Bethge
How much can orientation selectivity and contrast gain control reduce the redundancies in natural images
Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, 2008
#natural image models, #natural image statistics, #normative models, #ica, #contrast gain control
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Book Chapters


H. E. Gerhard, L. Theis, and M. Bethge
Modeling Natural Image Statistics
Biologically-inspired Computer Vision—Fundamentals and Applications (to appear), Wiley VCH, 2015, ISBN 978-3527412648
#natural image statistics, #mcgsm, #ica, #psychophysics
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M. Bethge
Efficient Population Coding
Encyclopedia of Computational Neuroscience, Springer New York, 2014
#population coding
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M. Bethge
Der kollektiven Signalverarbeitung von Nervenzellen auf der Spur
Max-Planck Jahrbuch, 2008
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Abstracts


L. A. Gatys, A. S. Ecker, T. Tchumatchenko, and M. Bethge
Synaptic unreliability facilitates information transmission in balanced cortical populations
Bernstein Conference, 2014
#synaptic noise, #balanced state, #neural population coding
DOI, Talk, BibTex
L. A. Gatys, A. S. Ecker, T. Tchumatchenko, and M. Bethge
How much signal is there in the noise?
Computational and Systems Neuroscience, 2014
#synaptic noise, #balanced state, #neural population coding
Poster, BibTex
L. A. Gatys, A. S. Ecker, T. Tchumatchenko, and M. Bethge
Information Coding in the Variance of Neural Activity
Bernstein Conference, 2013
#information transmission, #balanced state, #variance coding
DOI, Poster, BibTex
L. Theis, D. Arnstein, A. M. Chagas, C. Schwarz, and M. Bethge
Beyond GLMs: a generative mixture modeling approach to neural system identification
Computational and Systems Neuroscience, 2013
#generalized linear model, #spiking neurons, #mixture models
Poster, BibTex
L. Theis, R. Hosseini, and M. Bethge
Mixtures of conditional Gaussian scale mixtures: the best model for natural images
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 2012
#natural image statistics, #gaussian scale mixtures, #mixture models
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L. Theis, D. Arnstein, A. M. Chagas, C. Schwarz, and M. Bethge
Beyond GLMs: a generative mixture modeling approach to neural system identification
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 2012
#generalized linear model, #spiking neurons, #mixture models
URL, DOI, Poster, BibTex
J.-P. Lies, R. M. Häfner, and M. Bethge
Slow Subspace Analysis: a New Algorithm for Invariance Learning
Neurowissenschaftliche Nachwuchskonferenz (NeNa), 2011
PDF, BibTex
H. E. Gerhard, T. Wiecki, F. Wichmann, and M. Bethge
Perceptual sensitivity to statistical regularities in natural images
The 9th Göttingen Meeting of the German Neuroscience Society, 2011
#natural image statistics, #psychophysics, #perception
URL, PDF, BibTex
J.-P. Lies, R. Häfner, and M. Bethge
What is the Goal of Complex Cell Coding in V1?
AREADNE 2010: Research in Encoding And Decoding of Neural Ensembles, 2010
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J.-P. Lies, R. Häfner, and M. Bethge
What is the Goal of Complex Cell Coding in V1?
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 2010
DOI, BibTex
A. Ecker, P. Berens, G. Keliris, M. Bethge, N. Logothetis, and A. Tolias
Decorrelated Firing in Cortical Microcircuits
AREADNE 2010: Research in Encoding And Decoding of Neural Ensembles, 2010
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A. Ecker, P. Berens, G. Keliris, M. Bethge, N. Logothetis, and A. Tolias
Decorrelated neuronal firing in cortical microcircuits
40th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience (Neuroscience 2010), 2010
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R. Hosseini, F. Sinz, and M. Bethge
New Estimate for the Redundancy of Natural Images
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 2010
#natural image statistics, #multi-information rate
DOI, BibTex
L. Theis, S. Gerwinn, F. Sinz, and M. Bethge
Likelihood Estimation in Deep Belief Networks
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 2010
#deep belief networks, #likelihood estimation, #natural image statistics
Code, URL, DOI, BibTex
R. Hosseini and M. Bethge
Hierachical Models of Natural Images
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 2009
#gaussianization, #multilayer, #ica
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J.-P. Lies, J. Wang, J. Sohl-Dickstein, B. Olshausen, and M. Bethge
Unsupervised learning of disparity maps from stereo images
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 2009
DOI, BibTex
P. Berens, J. Macke, A. Ecker, R. Cotton, M. Bethge, and A. Tolias
Sensory input statistics and network mechanisms in primate primary visual cortex
Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 2009
DOI, BibTex
F. Sinz and M. Bethge
A new class of distributions for natural images generalizing independent subspace analysis
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 2009
#natural image statistics, #lp-nested symmetric distributions, #independent subspace analysis
DOI, BibTex
T. Putzeys, R. Goris, J. Wagemans, and M. Bethge
Inferring characteristics of stimulus encoding mechanisms using rippled noise stimuli
Journal of Vision, 2009
URL, DOI, BibTex
M. Bethge and R. Hosseini
Method and Device for Image Compression
Europäisches Patentamt, 2008
#mixture, #image compression
URL, BibTex
J.-P. Lies and M. Bethge
Image library for unsupervised learning of depth from stereo
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 2008
DOI, BibTex
P. Berens, A. Ecker, M. Subramaniyan, J. Macke, P. Hauck, M. Bethge, and A. Tolias
Pairwise Correlations and Multineuronal Firing Patterns in the Primary Visual Cortex of the Awake, Behaving Macaque
AREADNE 2008: Research in Encoding and Decoding of Neural Ensembles, 2008
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M. Bethge, J. Macke, P. Berens, A. Ecker, and A. Tolias
Flexible Models for Population Spike Trains
AREADNE 2008: Research in Encoding and Decoding of Neural Ensembles, 2008
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A. Ecker, P. Berens, A. Hoenselaar, M. Subramaniyan, A. Tolias, and M. Bethge
Towards the neural basis of the flash-lag effect
International Workshop on Aspects of Adaptive Cortex Dynamics, 2008
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F. Sinz and M. Bethge
Redundancy Reduction in Natural Images: Quantifying the Effect of Orientation Selectivity and Contrast Gain Control
Gordon Research Conference: Sensory Coding and The Natural Environment, 2008
#natural image statistics, #lp-spherically symmetric distributions, #contrast gain control
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F. Sinz and M. Bethge
The Conjoint Effect of Divisive Normalization and Orientation Selectivity on Redundancy Reduction in Natural Images
Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 2008
#natural image statistics, #lp-spherically symmetric distributions, #contrast gain control
DOI, BibTex
A. Ecker, P. Berens, M. Bethge, N. Logothetis, and A. Tolias
Studying the effects of noise correlations on population coding using a sampling method
Neural Coding, Computation and Dynamics (NCCD 07), 2007
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J. H. Macke, G. Zeck, and M. Bethge
Estimating Population Receptive Fields in Space and Time
Proceedings of the Computational and Systems Neuroscience Meeting 2007 (COSYNE), 2007
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S. Gerwinn, M. Seeger, G. Zeck, and M. Bethge
Bayesian Neural System identification: error bars, receptive fields and neural couplings
Proceedings of the 31st Göttingen Neurobiology Conference, 2007
#bayesian inference, #receptive fields
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M. Bethge, J. H. Macke, S. Gerwinn, and G. Zeck
Identifying temporal population codes in the retina using canonical correlation analysis
Proceedings of the 31st Göttingen Neurobiology Conference, 2007
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A. S. Ecker, P. Berens, M. Bethge, N. K. Logothetis, and A. S. Tolias
Studying the effects of noise correlations on population coding using a sampling method
Neural Coding, Computation and Dynamics, 2007
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P. Berens and M. Bethge
Near-Maximum Entropy Models for Binary Neural Representations of Natural Images
Neural Coding, Computation and Dynamics, 2007
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Theses


M. Bethge
Codes and Goals of Neuronal Representations
University of Bremen, 2003
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Preprint versions of published articles


L. A. Gatys, A. S. Ecker, and M. Bethge
A Neural Algorithm of Artistic Style
arXiv, 2015
#artistic style, #convolutional neural networks, #separating content from style
URL, Details, BibTex
University of Tuebingen BCCN CIN MPI