Volume 12 Supplement 1
Neurodynamic regimes of phase relation and behavior in robotic models
© Santos et al; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. 2011
Published: 18 July 2011
Due to the simplicity of the model we were able to analyze the whole phase dynamic and found different dynamical regimes of phase relation (expressed in terms of phase density) and their behavioral correlates. Despite the strong simplifying assumptions involved, the theoretical results shown here suggest a “different/new” approach to analyze empirical data in neuroscience where regimes of phase relation might be as relevant as phase locking events for how brain-environment dynamics give rise to behaviour. We conclude with some expansions of phase density and phase coherence measurements for bigger oscillatory networks in sensorimotor systems.
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