Publications

Preprints

J. H. Kirchner*, L. Euler* and J. Gjorgjieva (2022). A local activity-dependent learning rule shapes dendritic morphologies and synaptic organization. bioRxiv doi.org/10.1101/2022.05.24.493217 (* equal contribution)

C. Miehl and J. Gjorgjieva (2022). Stability and learning in excitatory synapses by nonlinear inhibitory plasticity. bioRxiv doi.org/10.1101/2022.03.28.486052

S. Eckmann and J. Gjorgjieva (2022). Synapse-type-specific competitive Hebbian learning forms functional recurrent networks. bioRxiv doi.org/10.1101/2022.03.11.483899

S. Aimon, K. Y. Cheng, J. Gjorgjieva and I. C. Grunwald Kadow (2022). Walking elicits global brain activity in Drosophila. bioRxiv doi.org/10.1101/2022.01.17.476660.

J. L. Riquelme, M. Hemberger, G. Laurent and J. Gjorgjieva (2021). Sequential propagation and routing of activity in a cortical network. bioRxiv doi.org/10.1101/2021.12.21.473652.

M. E. Wosniack, N. Hu, J. Gjorgjieva* and J. Berni* (2021). Adaptation of Drosophila larva foraging in response to changes in food distribution. bioRxiv doi.org/10.1101/2021.06.21.449222. (* equal contribution)

L. M. A. Richter and J. Gjorgjieva (2021). Interneuron subtypes enable independent modulation of excitatory and inhibitory firing rates after sensory deprivation. bioRxiv doi.org/10.1101/2021.05.25.445562.

2022

J. H. Kirchner and J. Gjorgjieva (2022). Emergence of synaptic organization and computation in dendrites. Neuroforum doi.org/10.1515/nf-2021-0031

2021

J. Gjorgjieva and I. Fiete (2021). Editorial overview: Theoretical and computational approaches to decipher brain function from molecules to behavior. Current Opinion in Neurobiology 70: iii-vii.  doi.org/10.1016/j.conb.2021.11.010

A. Schulz*, C. Miehl*, M. J. Berry II and J. Gjorgjieva (2021). The generation of cortical novelty responses through inhibitory plasticity. eLife 10, e65309. https://elifesciences.org/articles/65309 (* equal contribution)

J. H. Kirchner and J. Gjorgjieva (2021). Emergence of local and global synaptic organization on cortical dendrites. Nature Communications 12, 4005. doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-23557-3

K. Röth, S. Shao and J. Gjorgjieva (2021). Efficient population coding depends on stimulus convergence and source of noise. PLoS Comp Biol 17(4): e1008897. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1008897

M. E. Wosniack, J. H. Kirchner, L.-Y. Chao, N. Zabouri, C. Lohmann and J. Gjorgjieva (2021). Adaptation of spontaneous activity in the developing visual cortex. eLife 10:e61619. doi.org/10.7554/eLife.61619

J. L. Riquelme and J. Gjorgjieva (2021). Towards readable code in neuroscience. Nature Reviews Neuroscience 22, 257-258. doi.org/10.1038/s41583-021-00450-y.

P. P. Maldonado, A. Nuno-Perez, J. H. Kirchner, E. Hammock, J. Gjorgjieva and C. Lohmann (2021). Oxytocin shapes spontaneous activity patterns in the developing visual cortex by activating somatostatin interneurons. Current Biology 31(2): 322-333. e5. doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2020.10.028

2020

Y. Wu, K. B. Hengen, G. G. Turrigiano and J. Gjorgjieva (2020). Homeostatic mechanisms regulate distinct aspects of cortical circuit dynamics. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 117 (39) 24514-24525. doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1918368117

L. Montangie, C. Miehl and J. Gjorgjieva (2020). Autonomous emergence of connectivity assemblies via spike triplet interactions. PLoS Comp Biol 16(5):e1007835. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1007835

K.P. Siju, V. Štih, S. Aimon, J. Gjorgjieva, R. Portugues and I.C. Grunwald Kadow (2020). Valence and state-dependent population coding in dopaminergic neurons in the fly mushroom body. Current Biology 30(11):2104-2115.e4. doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2020.04.037.

S. Onasch and J. Gjorgjieva (2020). Circuit stability to perturbations reveals hidden variability in the balance of intrinsic and synaptic conductances. Journal of Neuroscience 40(16):3186–3202. doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0985-19.2020

R. E. Field, J. A. D'amour, R. Tremblay, C. Miehl, B. Rudy, J. Gjorgjieva and R. C. Froemke (2020). Heterosynaptic plasticity determines the set-point for cortical excitatory-inhibitory balance. Neuron 106(5):842-854.e4. doi.org/10.1016/j.neuron.2020.03.002. 

2019

J. Gjorgjieva, M. Meister and H. Sompolinsky (2019). Functional diversity among sensory neurons from efficient coding principles. PLoS Comp Biol 15(11): e1007476. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1007476

T. Dalmay, E. Abs and R. B. Poorthuis, S. Onasch, Y. Lozano Navarro, P. Tovote, J. Gjorgjieva and J. J. Letzkus (2019). A critical role for neocortical processing of threat memory. Neuron 104:1180-1194.e7. doi.org/10.1016/j.neuron.2019.09.025

S. Sayin, J.-F. De Backer, K.P. Siju, M. E. Wosniack, L. Lewis, L.-M. Frisch, B. Gansen, P. Schlegel, A. Edmondson-Stait, N. Sharifi, C.B. Fisher, S. Calle-Schuler, S. Lauritzen, D. Bock, M. Costa, G.S.X.E. Jefferis, J. Gjorgjieva and I. C. Grunwald Kadow (2019). A neural circuit arbitrates between perseverance and reward in hungry Drosophila. Neuron 104:544-558.e6. doi.org/10.1016/j.neuron.2019.07.028

A. Torrado Pacheco, E. I. Tilden, S. M. Gruztner, B. Lane, Y. Wu, K. B. Hengen, J. Gjorgjieva and G. G. Turrigiano (2019). Rapid and active stabilization of visual cortical firing rates across light-dark transitions. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 116:18068-18077. doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1906595116

Z.P. Kilpatrick, J. Gjorgjieva and R. Rosenbaum (2019). Special Issue from the 2017 International Conference on Mathematical Neuroscience. J Math Neurosci 9:1. doi.org/10.1186/s13408-018-0069-5

2018

N.J. Miska, L.M.A. Richter, B.A. Cary, J. Gjorgjieva and G.G. Turrigiano (2018). Sensory deprivation inversely regulates feedforward and feedback excitation-inhibition ratio in rodent visual cortex. eLife 7:e38846 doi.org/10.7554/eLife.38846

2017

L. M. A. Richter and J. Gjorgjieva (2017). Understanding neural circuit development through theory and models. Curr Opin Neurobiol 46:39-47. doi.org/10.1016/j.conb.2017.07.004

2016

J. Gjorgjieva, J. F. Evers and S. J. Eglen (2016). Homeostatic activity-dependent tuning of recurrent networks for robust propagation of activity. J Neurosci 36:3722-3734. doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2511-15.2016

J. Gjorgjieva, G. Drion and E. Marder (2016). Computational implications of biophysical diversity and multiple timescales in neurons and synapses for circuit performance. Curr Opin Neurobiol 37:44-52. doi.org/10.1016/j.conb.2015.12.008

2014

J. Gjorgjieva, R. A. Mease, W. J. Moody and A. L. Fairhall (2014). Intrinsic neuronal properties switch the mode of information transmission in networks. PLoS Comp Biol 10(12): e1003962. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003962

J. Gjorgjieva, H. Sompolinsky and M. Meister (2014). Benefits of pathway splitting in sensory coding. J Neurosci 34:12127-12144. doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1032-14.2014

H. M. Barnett, J. Gjorgjieva, K. Weir, C. Comfort, A. L. Fairhall and W. J. Moody (2014). Relationship between individual neuron and network spontaneous activity in developing mouse cortex. J Neurophysiol 112: 3033-3045. doi.org/10.1152/jn.00349.2014

J. Gjorgjieva, D. Biron and G. Haspel (2014). Neurobiology of C. Elegans locomotion: Where do we stand? BioScience 64:476-486. doi.org/10.1093/biosci/biu058

A. K. Barreiro, J. Gjorgjieva, F. Rieke and E. Shea-Brown (2014). When do microcircuits produce beyond-pairwise correlations? Frontiers Comp Neurosci 8(10). doi.org/10.3389/fncom.2014.00010

2013

R. A. Mease, M. Famulare, J. Gjorgjieva, W. J. Moody and A. L. Fairhall (2013). Emergence of adaptive computation by single neurons in the developing cortex. J Neurosci 33:12154-12170. doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3263-12.2013

J. Gjorgjieva, J. Berni, J. F. Evers and S. J. Eglen (2013). Neural circuits for peristaltic wave propagation in crawling Drosophila larvae: analysis and modeling. Frontiers Comp Neurosci 7(24). doi.org/10.3389/fncom.2013.00024

2011

J. Gjorgjieva, C. Clopath, J. Audet and J.-P. Pfister (2011). A triplet spike-timing-dependent plasticity model generalizes the Bienenstock-Cooper-Munro rule to higher-order spatiotemporal correlations. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 108:19383-19388. doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1105933108

J. Gjorgjieva and S. J. Eglen (2011). Modeling developmental patterns of spontaneous activity. Curr Opin Neurobiol 21:1-6. doi.org/10.1016/j.conb.2011.05.015

Before 2011

J. Gjorgjieva, T. Toyoizumi and S. J. Eglen (2009). Burst-time-dependent plasticity robustly guides ON/OFF segregation in the lateral geniculate nucleus. PLoS Comp Biol 5(12): e1000618. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000618

S. J. Eglen and J. Gjorgjieva (2009). Self-organisation in the Developing Nervous System: Theoretical Models. HFSP Journal 3:176-185. doi.org/10.2976/1.3079539

J. Gjorgjieva and J. Jacobsen (2007). Turing Patterns on Growing Spheres: The Exponential Case. Discrete Contin Dyn Syst Series A, suppl: 436-445. doi.org/10.3934/proc.2007.2007.436

J. Gjorgjieva, K. Smith, G. Chowell, F. Sanchez, J. Snyder and C. Castillo-Chavez (2005). The Role of Vaccination in the Control of SARS. Math Biosci Eng 2: 753-769. doi.org/ 10.3934/mbe.2005.2.753

Theses

J. Gjorgjieva (2011). Spontaneous Activity and Plasticity in the Developing Nervous System. PhD Thesis. University of Cambridge: Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics and Trinity College.

J. Gjorgjieva (2006). Turing Pattern Dynamics for Spatiotemporal Models with Growth and Curvature. Undergraduate Thesis. Harvey Mudd College: Department of Mathematics.