Publications by P. Berens

Journal Articles


K. Franke, P. Berens, T. Schubert, M. Bethge, T. Euler, and T. Baden
Inhibition decorrelates visual feature representations in the inner retina.
Nature, 542, 439-444, 2017
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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
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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
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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
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X. Jiang, S. Shen, C. Cadwell, P. Berens, F. Sinz, A. S. Ecker, S. Patel, and A. Tolias
Principles of connectivity among morphologically defined cell types in adult neocortex
Science, 350(6264), 1055, 2015
#connectivity, #interneurons, #morphology, #machine learning
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J. Janschewski, P. Berens, and C. Kaeppler
Psychisch belastete Kinder und Jugendliche im Schulkontext – eine empirische Analyse schulischer Problemlagen anhand von Schulakten einer Klinikschule
Zeitschrift für Heilpädagogik (in German), 368-378, 2014
#mental disorders in children, #adolescents, #school problems, #gender, #inclusive education, #hospital school
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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
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T. Baden, L. P. Godino, S. Yusuf, and P. Berens
Neurowissenschaften in Afrika - Kooperationen und Perspektiven
Neuroforum, 19(2), 73-74, 2013
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M. Subramaniyan, A. S. Ecker, P. Berens, and A. S. Tolias
Macaque monkeys perceive the flash lag illusion
PLoS ONE (e58788), 8(3), 2013
#macaque, #flash-lag, #psychophysics, #illusion
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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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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
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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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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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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
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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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P. Berens
CircStat: A Matlab Toolbox for Circular Statistics
Journal of Statistical Software, 2009
#circular statistics, #directional statistics, #software, #matlab
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P. Berens, G. A. Keliris, A. S. Ecker, N. K. Logothetis, and A. S. Tolias
Comparing the feature selectivity of the gamma-band of the local field potential and the underlying spiking activity in primate visual cortex
Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 2008
#local field potential, #lfp, #orientation tuning, #ocular dominance, #gamma
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P. Berens, G. A. Keliris, A. S. Ecker, N. K. Logothetis, and A. S. Tolias
Feature selectivity of the gamma-band of the local field potential in primate primary visual cortex
Frontiers in Neuroscience, 2008
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Conference Papers


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
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Book Chapters


P. Berens, N. K. Logothetis, and A. S. Tolias
Local field potentials, BOLD and spiking activity: Relationships and physiological mechanisms
Visual population codes – towards a common multivariate framework for cell recording and functional imaging, MIT Press, 2012
#lfp, #bold, #gamma
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Abstracts


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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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
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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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P. Berens, G. Keliris, A. Ecker, N. Logothetis, and A. Tolias
Orientation tuning of the local field potential and multi-unit activity in the primary visual cortex of the macaque
7th Göttingen Meeting of the German Neuroscience Society, 2007
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A. Ecker, P. Berens, G. Keliris, N. Logothetis, and A. Tolias
A Data Management System for Electrophysiological Data Analysis
7th Göttingen Meeting of the German Neuroscience Society, 2007
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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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A. Ecker, A. Siapas, A. Hoenselaar, P. Berens, G. Keliris, N. Logothetis, and A. Tolias
Recording chronically from the same neurons in awake, behaving primates
37th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience (Neuroscience 2007), 2007
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P. Berens, A. Ecker, G. Keliris, N. Logothetis, and A. Tolias
On the spatial scale of the local field potential - orientation and ocularity tuning of the local field potential in the primary visual cortex of the macaque
37th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience (Neuroscience 2007), 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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P. Berens, A. Ecker, A. Hoenselaar, G. Keliris, A. Siapas, N. Logothetis, and A. Tolias
Spikes are phase locked to the gamma-band of the local field potential oscillations in the primary visual cortex of the macaque
AREADNE 2006: Research in Encoding and Decoding of Neural Ensembles, 2006
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