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Lab Members

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Ilya A. Rybak
, Ph.D.
Professor
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Natalia A. Shevtsova
, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
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Sergey N. Markin
, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
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Khaldoun Hamade

Ph.D. Student
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Patrick Jasinski

Ph.D. Student

Collaborators, Co-authors and Friends

Neurogenesis of the respiratory rhythm and neural control of breathing:

   Julian. F. R. Paton (University of Bristol, United Kingdom); Jeffrey. C. Smith (NINDS, NIH, Bethesda, MD);
  
Bruce G. Lindsey, Kendall Morris, Roger Shannon et al. (University of South Florida, Tampa, FL);

   Donald R. McCrimmon
(Northwestern Univ., Chicago, IL); Walter M. St.-John (Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH);  
   Olivier Pierrefiche (University of Amiens, France), Mathias Dutschmann (University of Göttingen, Germany);
   Thomas E. Dick (Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH);   Tito Pantalelo (University of  Florence, Italy);
   Jeffrey T. Potts (University of Missouri, Columbia, MO); Robert R. Rogers (University of Delaware, Wilmington, DE);
   Leszek Kubin (University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA).

Neurogenesis of the locomotor rhythm and neural control of locomotion:

  David A. McCrea (Univ. of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada); Boris I. Prilutsky (Georgia Inst. of Technology, Atlanta, GA);         
  Michel Lemay (Drexel Univ. College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA); John K. Chapin (State Univ. of New York, NY),
  Keir G. Pearson (Univ. of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada); Charles J. Heckman (Northwestern University, Chicago, IL)
  Trevor Drew (Univ. of Montreal, Montreal, Canada); .Simon Giszter (Drexel Univ. College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA).

Vision:

  Lubov N. Podladchikova, Anatoly I. Samarin, Valentina I. Gusakova, Alexander V. Golovan, and Yury K. Gavriley
  (all from A. B. Kogan Research Institute of Neurocybernetics (KRINC), Rostov State University, Russia);
  Alain Faure and Olga Cachard (both from Le Havre University, France).

Other friends and collaborators:

  Robert Hecht-Nielsen (UCSD, San Diego, CA); John J. Hopfield ( Princeton University, Princeton, NJ);
  Avis H. Cohen (Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD); Itzhak Fisher (Drexel Univ. College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA);
  J. Yasha Kresh
(Drexel Univ. College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA); Witali L. Dunin-Barkowski (IITP, Moscow, Russia);  
  Roman M. Borisyuk (University of Plymouth, UK); Boris M. Vladimirsky (KRINC, Rostov State University, Russia); 
  Gennady S. Cymbalyuk (Georgia State Univ., Atlanta, GA); Eugene M. Izhikevich (NSI, San Diego, CA);
  Maxim Bazhenov (Salk Institute, San Diego, CA); Jonathan E. Rubin (Univ. of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA);
  M. Anthony Lewis (Iguana Robotics, Inc.)...

Drexel links:

  Drexel University; Drexel University College of Medicine; Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy;
  Systems Neurobiology
; Spinal Cord Research; NeuroEngineering Program; School of Biomedical Engineering

Selected projects:


Modeling the locomotor  CPG              Neural control of locomotion              Motor control  

      Network model of respiratory CPG                     Modeling neural control of breathing           

          Behavioral model of visual perception                       Modeling orientation selectivity

 

 

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Postdoctoral researcher / research associate position is available.Requirements: PhD degree, experience in modeling of single neurons (Hodgkin-Huxley style) and biological neural networks, and strong C++ programming skills. Experience in the analysis of nonlinear systems is an advantage.
Contact:
   ilya.rybak@drexelmed.edu

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