Selecting the Bin Size of a Time Histogram Version 2.4: Sept. 15th 2010

This program was created by Hideaki Shimazaki in collaboration with Shigeru Shinomoto based on the theory published in
H. Shimazaki and S. Shinomoto, A method for selecting the bin size of a time histogram. Neural Computation (2007) 19:1503-1700.
In order to run this program, you have to install Java (Free download site: http://www.java.com/en/ ).

1. Copy-and-paste spike times



2. Select a Bin Size


3. To obtain details, push

Web Application for the Bin Size Selection 2006 2007 Hideaki Shimazaki


MATLAB code: sshist.m



The underlying formula:

[Neural Computation 2007]


REFERENCES

A method for selecting the bin size of a time histogram.
H. Shimazaki and S. Shinomoto, Neural Computation (2007) 19:1503-1700.


Kernel bandwidth optimization in spike rate estimation.
H. Shimazaki and S. Shinomoto, J. Computational Neuroscience (2010) 29:171-182.

Estimating the firing rate
S. Shinomoto, in Analysis of Parallel Spike Train Data (eds. S. Gruen and S. Rotter) (Springer, New York, 2010).



Toolbox for analyzing spike data, SULAB