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First, the columnar structure of neural assemblies is similar throughout the cortex . The comparison of local processing in each of the cortices revealed similar functions: signal integration and broadcasting. 2 CONNECTIONISM The apparent differences of function seem to be consequences of diverse larger scale interconnectivity and communication, which are implicitly defined in the structure. Hence, structure defines function. From a global perspective of connectivity, the main pathways among cortical and subcortical structures are primarily specified by genetics, but the fine details of the connections are influenced by the interactions of the brain with the body and environment.
The landscape of coding depends on how many components are representing the information, and three classes arise: • • • Local representation: One node is active when a stimulus is presented (cardinal or grandmother cells ). The number of stimuli encoded increases linearly with the number of cells. Fully distributed representation: The stimulus is encoded by the combination of all the neurons. Sparsely distributed representation: Only a fraction of the neurons encode the stimuli. 32 Brain–Machine Interface Engineering Within each of these representational schemes, several operations are necessary to support a realistically complex computation of sensory information and internal representations, including the ability to combine, match, map, inverse map, compete, attenuate, and scale, to name a few.
The mutual information between neural spikes and direction angles can alternatively embody the idea of an information theoretic metric to evaluate if a neuron is tuned to a certain kinematic variable such as the angle of the velocity vector. 2) Foundations of Neuronal Representations 43 where p (angle) is the probabilistic density of all the direction angles, which can be easily estimated by the Parzen window . The probability of a spike, p (spike), can be simply obtained as the percentage of the spikes occurring during a large segment of the spike train such that the estimate is reliable, and the value is not very small.