Research output

in the oven..

• S. El-Boustani*, J.M. Mayrhofer*, B.S. Sermet, M.P. Auffret & C.C.H. Petersen, Encoding of sensory-motor transformation in the secondary somatosensory cortex (in preparation)

• J. PK. Ip, S. El-Boustani & M. Sur, Mechanisms of experience-dependent plasticity in visual cortex circuits, The Oxford Handbook of Cortical Plasticity (under revision)


• S. El-Boustani*, B.S. Sermet*, G. Foustoukos, T. Oram, O. Yizhar & C.C.H. Petersen, Anatomically and functionally distinct thalamocortical inputs to primary and secondary mouse whisker somatosensory cortices, Nature Communications (in press)


• J.M. Mayrhofer*, S. El-Boustani*, G. Foustoukos*, M.P. Auffret, K. Tamura & C.C.H. Petersen, Distinct contributions of whisker sensory cortex and tongue-jaw motor cortex in a goal-directed sensorimotor transformationNeuron 103 : 1-10 (2019)


• S. El Boustani*, J PK Ip*, V. Breton-Provencher, G. Knott, H. Okuno, H. Bito & M. Sur, Locally Coordinated Synaptic Plasticity of Visual Cortex Neurons in vivo, Science 360 : 1349-1354 (2018) | [pdf]


• S. El Boustani & M. Sur, Response-­dependent dynamics of cell-­specific inhibition in cortical networks in vivo, Nat. Commun., 5:5689 doi: 10.1038/ncomms6689 (2014) | [pdf] 

• S. El Boustani, N.R. Wilson, C.A. Runyan & M. Sur, Reply to ‘Interneuron subtypes and orientation tuning’, Nature – Brief Communication Arising, 508 : E1-E4 (2014) | [pdf]

• L. Estebanez*, S. El Boustani*, A. Destexhe & D. Shulz, Ce que les vibrisses disent au cerveau tactile, Med. Sciences 39 : 93-98 (2014) | [pdf]


• L. Estebanez*, S. El Boustani*, A. Destexhe & D. Shulz, Correlated input reveals coexisting coding schemes in a sensory cortex, Nat. Neurosci. 15 : 1691-1699 (2012) | [pdf]

• S. El Boustani*, P. Yger*, Y. Frégnac & A. Destexhe, Stable learning in stochastic network states, J. Neurosci. 32(1) : 194-214 (2012) | [pdf]


• P. Yger*, S. El Boustani*, A. Destexhe & Y. Frégnac, Topologically invariant macroscopic statistics in balanced networks of conductance-based integrate-and-fire neurons, J. Comput. Neurosci. 31(2) : 229-45 (2011) | [pdf]


• S. El Boustani & A. Destexhe, Brain dynamics at multiple scales: can one reconcile the apparent low-dimensional chaos of macroscopic variables with the seemingly stochastic behavior of single neurons?, IJBC 20(6) : 1687-1702 (2010) | [pdf]


• S. El Boustani*, O. Marre*, S. Béhuret, P. Baudot, P. Yger, T. Bal, A. Destexhe & Y. Frégnac, Network-state modulation of power-law frequency-scaling in visual cortical neurons, PloS Comp. Biol. 5(9) : e1000519 (2009) | [pdf]

• O. Marre*, S. El Boustani*, Y. Frégnac & A. Destexhe, Prediction of spatio-temporal patterns of neural activity from pairwise correlations, Phys. Rev. Lett. 102(13) : 138101 (2009) | [pdf]

• S. El Boustani & A. Destexhe, A master equation formalism for macroscopic modeling of asynchronous irregular activity states, Neural Comput. 21(1) : 46-100 (2009) | [pdf]


• S. El Boustani, M. Pospischil, M. Rudolph & A. Destexhe, Activated cortical states: experiments, analyses and modelsJ. Physiol (Paris) 101 : 99-109 (2007) | [pdf]

• R. Brette, M. Rudolph, T. Carnevale, M. Hines, D. Beeman, JM. Bower, M. Diesmann, A. Morrison, PH. Goodman, FC. Jr Harris, M. Zirpe, T. Natschläger, D. Pecevski, B. Ermentrout, M. Djurfeldt, A. Lansner, O. Rochel, T. Vieville, E. Muller, AP. Davison, S. El Boustani, A. Destexhe, Simulation of networks of spiking neurons : a review of tools and strategies, J. Comput. Neurosci. 23(3) : 349-98 (2007) | [pdf]


• S. El Boustani, PR. Buenzli & PA. Martin, Equilibrium correlations in charged fluids coupled to the radiation field, Phys. Rev. E 73, 36113 (2006) | [pdf]

* Co-first authors.