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Siegert Neuron

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The Siegert Neuron has a transfer function equivalent to a leaky integrate-and-fire neuron.

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Updated 14 May 2012

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if y=siegert(x,w,param), an integrate and fire neuron with an array of poisson-process inputs, averaged over a long time, will have an output firing rate that is the same function of the input firing rates:

The siegert neuron provides a bridge between time-step models and event-driven models.

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Peter O'Connor (2021). Siegert Neuron (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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hima nik

Mohaned Essam

Great, thank you. I have wasted a lot of time optimizing the exponential and "erf()" function but using "erfcx()" is simply great

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