G. Bard Ermentrout

University Professor of Computational Biology
Professor, Department of Mathematics
Thackeray 502
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
PHONE: 412 624 8324
FAX: 412 624 8397
EMAIL: phase_at_pitt.edu
Ph.D., Biophysics, University of Chicago

See Canvas for Class information. I am teaching 1370 (Comp Neuroscience) TH4-5:15 Spring 2023

Ermentrout "Lab"

Our book: Mathematical Foundations of Neuroscience

XPPaut 8.0 Now Here - click the picture below

Check out the Model DB

PUBLICATIONS (very out of date)


Links to Other Pages I Wrote

Some pictures from my dynamical systems software

Problems downloading

I hope these have been fixed! A number of people have reported difficulty downloading from the main XPP site. This is due to security in our site. It will not allow ftps from computers that are not on the internet nameserver database. You can try to download from your University's main computer or try to get the software from the following site (not the latest) The alternate CNBC site

Old class notes

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The pictures shown here represent spontaneous activity in a model of visual cortex due to the actions of hallucinogenic drugs. Each figure is formed by solving equations for the two-dimensional cortical sheet and then projecting them to retinal (eye) coordinates so that their visual representation can be show.

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