About the Authors

Manivannan Subramaniyan

Affiliation Department of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Alexander S. Ecker

Affiliations Department of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America, Werner Reichardt Centre for Integrative Neuroscience and Institute of Theoretical Physics, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany, Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience, Tübingen, Germany, Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tübingen, Germany

Philipp Berens

Affiliations Department of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America, Werner Reichardt Centre for Integrative Neuroscience and Institute of Theoretical Physics, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany, Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience, Tübingen, Germany, Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tübingen, Germany

Andreas S. Tolias

astolias@bcm.edu

Affiliations Department of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America, Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience, Tübingen, Germany, Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America, Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics, Rice University, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MS ASE PB AST. Performed the experiments: MS ASE PB. Analyzed the data: MS ASE. Wrote the paper: MS AE PB AST.