Publikationen der AG Neuroethologie


  • Jörg Henninger, Rüdiger Krahe, Frank Kirschbaum, Jan Grewe, Jan Benda (2018)
    Statistics of natural communication signals observed in the wild identify important yet neglected stimulus regimes in weakly electric fish.
    J. Neurosci. url


  • Manuel Beiran, Alexandra Kruscha, Jan Benda, Benjamin Lindner (2017)
    Coding of time-dependent stimuli in homogeneous and heterogeneous neural population.
    J. Comput. Neurosci. 44, 189-202. url
  • Jan Grewe, Alexandra Kruscha, Benjamin Lindner, Jan Benda (2017)
    Synchronous spikes are necessary but not sufficient for a synchrony code in populations of spiking neurons.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 114, E1977-E1985. url


  • Sandra Dangelmayer, Jan Benda, Jan Grewe (2016)
    Weakly electric fish learn both visual and electrosensory cues in a multisensory object discrimination task.
    J. Physiol. Paris online first, 1-12. url
  • Janez Prešern, Aleš Škorjanc, Tomaž Rodič, Jan Benda (2016)
    A single mechanism driving both inactivation and adaptation in rapidly adapting currents of DRG neurons?
    Biol. Cybern. 110, 393-401. url
  • Lyuba Zehl, Florent Jaillet, Adrian Stoewer, Jan Grewe, Andrey Sobolev, Thomas Wachtler, Thomas G. Brochier, Alexa Riehle, Michael Denker, Sonja Grn (2016)
    Handling Metadata in a Neurophysiology Laboratory.
    Front. Neuroinform. 10, 26. url
  • Uta Grünert, Jan Benda, Caroline Müller, Uta Raeder (2016)
    Vertical segregation of two cell-cycle phases of the calcifying freshwater phytoflagellate Phacotus lenticularis (Chlorophyta).
    J. Plankton Res. 38, 94-105. url


  • K. Jannis Hildebrandt, Bernhard Ronacher, R. Matthias Hennig, Jan Benda (2015)
    A neural mechanism for time-window separation resolves ambiguity of adaptive coding.
    PLoS Biol. 13, e1002096. url
  • K. Jannis Hildebrandt, Jan Benda, R. Matthias Hennig (2015)
    Computational themes of peripheral processing in the auditory pathway of insects.
    J. Comp. Physiol. A 201, 39-50. url
  • Jan Benda, Joel Tabak
    Spike-frequency adaptation.
    In Dieter Jaeger, Ranu Jung, editors, Encyclopedia of Computational Neuroscience pages 2814-2824. Springer. url


  • Anna Stöckl, Fabian Sinz, Jan Benda, Jan Grewe (2014)
    Encoding of social signals in all three electrosensory pathways of Eigenmannia virescens.
    J. Neurophysiol. 112, 2076-2091. url
  • Henriette Walz, Jan Grewe, Jan Benda (2014)
    Static frequency tuning accounts for changes in neural synchrony evoked by transient communication signals.
    J. Neurophysiol. 112, 752-765. url


  • Fabian H. Sinz, Anna Stöckl, Jan Grewe, Jan Benda
    Least informative dimensions.
    In C. J. C. Burges, L. Bottou, M. Welling, Z. Ghahramani, K. Q. Weinberger, editors, Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 26 pages 413-421. url
  • Jan Benda, Jan Grewe, Rüdiger Krahe
    Neural noise in electrocommunication --- from burden to benefits.
    In Henrick Brumm, editor, Animal Communication and Noise, Animal Signals and Communication 2 pages 129-156. Springer.
  • Nahal Sharafi, Jan Benda, Benjamin Lindner (2013)
    Information filtering by synchronous spikes in a neural population.
    J. Comput. Neurosci. 34, 285-301. url
  • Henriette Walz, Ginette J. Hupé, Jan Benda, John E. Lewis (2013)
    The neuroethology of electrocommunication: how signal background influences sensory encoding and behaviour in Apteronotus leptorhynchus.
    J. Physiol. Paris 107, 13-25. url


  • Karin Fisch, Tilo Schwalger, Benjamin Lindner, Andreas V. M. Herz, Jan Benda (2012)
    Channel noise from both slow adaptation currents and fast currents is required to explain spike-response variability in a sensory neuron.
    J. Neurosci. 32, 17332-17344. url


  • Kai Jannis Hildebrandt, Jan Benda, R. Matthias Hennig (2011)
    Multiple arithmetic operations in a single neuron: the recruitment of adaptation processes in the cricket auditory pathway depends on sensory context.
    J. Neurosci. 31, 14142-14150. url
  • Jan Grewe, Thomas Wachtler, Jan Benda (2011)
    A bottom-up approach to data annotation in neurophysiology.
    Front. Neuroinform. 5, 16. url
  • Nikolaus Berndt, Sabrina Hoffmann, Jan Benda, Hermann-Georg Holzhütter (2011)
    The influence of the chloride currents on action potential firing and volume regulation of excitable cells studied by a kinetic model.
    J. Theor. Biol. 276, 42-49. url


  • Tilo Schwalger, Karin Fisch, Jan Benda, Benjamin Lindner (2010)
    How noisy adaptation of neurons shapes interspike interval histograms and correlations.
    PLoS Comput. Biol. 6, e1001026. url
  • Jan Benda, Leonard Maler, André Longtin (2010)
    Linear versus nonlinear signal transmission in neuron models with adaptation-currents or dynamic thresholds.
    J. Neurophysiol. 104, 2806-2820. url
  • Felix Creutzig, Jan Benda, Sandra Wohlgemuth, Andreas Stumpner, Bernhard Ronacher, Adreas V. M. Herz (2010)
    Temporal pattern recognition by parallel feature detection and temporal integration.
    Neural Comput. 22, 1493-1510. url


  • Kai Jannis Hildebrandt, Jan Benda, R. Matthias Hennig (2009)
    The origin of adaptation in the auditory pathway of locusts is specific to cell type and function.
    J. Neurosci. 29, 2626-2636. url
  • Felix Creutzig, Sandra Wohlgemuth, Andreas Stumpner, Jan Benda, Bernhard Ronacher, Adreas V. M. Herz (2009)
    Time-scale invariant representation of acoustic communication signals by a bursting neuron.
    J. Neurosci. 29, 2575-2580. url
  • Jason W. Middleton, André Longtin, Jan Benda, Leonard Maler (2009)
    Postsynaptic receptive field size and spike threshold determine encoding of high-frequency information via sensitivity to synchronous presynaptic activity.
    J. Neurophysiol. 101, 1160-1170. url


  • Ginette J. Hupé, John E. Lewis, Jan Benda (2008)
    The effect of difference frequency on electrocommunication: chirp production and encoding in a species of weakly electric fish, Apteronotus leptorhynchus.
    J. Physiol. Paris 102, 164-172. url
  • Jan Benda, R. Matthias Hennig (2008)
    Dynamics of intensity invariance in a primary auditory interneuron.
    J. Comput. Neurosci. 24, 113-136. url


  • Jan Benda, Tim Gollisch, Cristian Machens, Andreas V. M. Herz (2007)
    From response to stimulus: adaptive sampling in sensory physiology.
    Curr. Opin. Neurobiol. 17, 430-436. url
  • Dan Gussin, Jan Benda, Leonard Maler (2007)
    Limits of linear rate coding of dynamic stimuli by electroreceptor afferents.
    J. Neurophysiol. 97, 2917-2929. url


  • Jan Benda, André Longtin, Leonard Maler (2006)
    A synchronization-desynchronization code for natural communication signals.
    Neuron 52, 347-358. url
  • Jason W. Middleton, André Longtin, Jan Benda, Leonard Maler (2006)
    The cellular basis for parallel neural transmission of a high-frequency stimulus and its low-frequency envelope.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 103, 14596-14601. url


  • Andreas V. M. Herz, Jan Benda, Tim Gollisch, Christian K. Machens, Roland Schaette, Hartmut Schütze, Martin B. Stemmler
    Auditory processing of acoustic communication signals: sensory biophysics, neural coding, and discrimination of conspecific songs.
    In Thomas A. Christensen, editor, Methods in Insect Sensory Neuroscience pages 129-156. CRC Press.
  • Jan Benda, André Longtin, Leonard Maler (2005)
    Spike-frequency adaptation separates transient communication signals from background oscillations.
    J. Neurosci. 25, 2312-2321. url


  • Jan Benda, Andreas V. M. Herz (2003)
    A universal model for spike-frequency adaptation.
    Neural Comput. 15, 2523-2564. url


  • Tim Gollisch, Hartmut Schütze, Jan Benda, Andreas V. M. Herz (2002)
    Energy integration describes sound-intensity coding in an insect auditory system.
    J. Neurosci. 22, 10434-10448. url
  • Orna Bornstein, G. Twig, Jan Benda, Reto Weiler, Ido Perlman (2002)
    Dynamic changes in the receptive fields of L1-type horizontal cells in the retina of the turtle Mauremys caspica.
    Vis. Neurosci. 19, 621-632. url


  • Jan Benda, Matthias Bethge, Matthias Hennig, Klaus Pawelzik, Andreas V. M. Herz (2001)
    Spike-frequency adaptation: phenomenological model and experimental tests.
    Neurocomput. 38--40, 105-110.
  • Jan Benda, Roland Bock, Pál Ruján, Josef Ammermüller (2001)
    Asymmetrical dynamics of voltage spread in retinal horizontal cell networks.
    Vis. Neurosci. 18, 835-848. url