What is the central dogma of molecular biology?4 6724
What is the difference between equilibrium and steady-state?2 9249
Describe the main biophysical characteristics of one type of ionic channel and how its biophysical properties contribute to its physiological function?848
What is the "aperture problem"?1 2785
What is a psychometric curve?1 6221
What do you know about population coding in subcortical like superior colliculus or cortical structures?
Explain the Hodgkin-Huxley model of the action potential.
What are the differences between LTD and LTP?
Describe the Minimum Description Length framework, and how it relates to Occam's razor?
What characterizes von Neumann computing?
What is the VC dimension?
How does the diffusion equation differ from the cable equation?
How would you compare the computational power of a cortical pyramidal cell with that of a desktop computer?
Explain in brief about the principles of quantal analysis in the peripheral and central nervous system.
What are the differences between entropy, free energy, and enthalpy?
What is the limbic system?
What is a local field potential?
what are the frontal and pre-frontal cortical areas?
Describe the trichromacy vs. opponency theories of color processing.
What is perceptual constancy ?why it is biologically important?