Publications

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  1. 2014

  2. S Helms, L Avery, GJ Stephens & T Shimizu, A quantitative model of motility reveals low-dimensional variation in exploratory behavior across multiple nematode species, Bulletin of the American Physical Society (2014).

  3. 2013

  4. GJ Stephens, G Tkacik, T Mora & W Bialek, Statistical thermodynamics of natural images. Phys Rev Lett 110(1) 108701 (2013);arXiv.org:0806.2694[q-bio].

  5. GJ Stephens, CJ Honey & U Hasson, A place for time: the spatiotemporal structure of neural dynamics during natural audition. J Neurophys 110(9), 2019-2026 (2013).

  6. 2012

  7. J Likitlersuang, GJ Stephens, K Palanski & WS Ryu, C. elegans tracking and behavioral measurement. JoVE 69, e4094 (2012).

  8. A Gomez-Marin, N Partoune, GJ Stephens & M Louis, Automated tracking of animal posture and movement during exploration and sensory orientation behaviors. PLoS One 7(8) e,41642 (2012).

  9. 2011

  10. A Gomez-Marin, GJ Stephens & M Louis, Active sampling and decision making in Drosophila chemotaxis. Nature Communications 2, 441 (2011).

  11. GJ Stephens, M Bueno de Mesquita, WS Ryu & W Bialek, The emergence of long timescales and stereotyped behavior in C. elegans. Proc Nat Acad Sci (USA) 108, 7286-7289 (2011); arXiv.org:0912.5232 [q–bio.NC].

  12. GJ Stephens, LC Osborne & W Bialek, Searching for simplicity in the analysis of neurons and behavior. Proc Nat Acad Sci (USA), 108 Suppl 3:15565-71 (2011); Based on a contribution to the Sackler Colloquium on the Quantification of Behavior, held June 2010 at the US National Academy of Sciences; arXivorg:1012.3896 [q–bio.NC].

  13. Older

  14. GJ Stephens, LS Silbert & U Hasson, Speaker-listener neuronal coupling underlies successful communication. Proc Nat Acad Sci (USA) 107,14425–14430 (2010); See also Faculty of 1000 evaluation: C McGettigan & S Scott: 2010. F1000.com/5431957.

  15. GJ Stephens, B Johnson–Kerner, W Bialek & WS Ryu, From modes to movement in the behavior of C. elegans. PLoS One 5, e13914 (2010); arXiv.org:0912.4760 [q–bio.NC].

  16. GJ Stephens & W Bialek, Statistical mechanics of letters in words. Phys Rev E 81, 066119 (2010); arXiv.org:0801.0253[q-Bio].

  17. F Liewald, M Brauner, GJ Stephens, M Bouhours, C Schultheis, M Zhen & A Gottschalk, Optogenetic analysis of synaptic function. Nature Methods 5(10) 895-902 (2008). 

  18. GJ Stephens, B Johnson–Kerner, W Bialek & WS Ryu, Dimensionality and dynamics in the behavior of C. elegans. PLoS Comp Bio 4, e1000028 (2008); arXiv:0705.1548 [q–bio.OT] ; See also Faculty of 1000 evaluations: I Couzin: 2009. F1000.com/1109020, L Maler: 2008. F1000.com/1109020.

  19. GJ Stephens, D Chigirev and the Princeton EBC team, Pittsburgh Brain Activity Interpretation Competition, (multiple awards), http://pbc.lrdc.pitt.edu, (2006, 2007). 

  20. GJ Stephens & F Meyer, Locality and low-dimensions in the prediction of natural experience. Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems, 20 (2008); arXiv.org:0712.1219[q–bio.NC].

  21. L Bettencourt, GJ Stephens, M Ham and GW Gross, The functional structure of cortical neuronal networks grown in vitro. Phys Rev E 75, 021915 (2007);arXiv.org:0703018[q-Bio].

  22. GJ Stephens, S Neuenschwander, W Singer, & GT Kenyon, See globally, spike locally: Retinal oscillations encode large features. Biological Cybernetics 95, 327–348 (2006).

  23. GT Kenyon, BJ Travis, J Theiler, JS George, GJ Stephens & DW Marshak, Stimulus-specific oscillations in a retinal model. IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks 14, 1083-1091 (2004).

  24. GT Kenyon, NR Harvey, GJ Stephens & J Theiler, Dynamic segmentation of grey-scale images in a computer model of the mammalian retina. Proc SPIE 5558 1-12 (2004). 

  25. GT Kenyon, B Moore, J Jeffs, KS Denning, GJ Stephens, BJ Travis, JS George, J Theiler & DW Marshak, A model of high-frequency oscillatory potentials in retinal ganglion cells. Vis Neurosci 20, 465-480 (2003). 

  26. L Bettencourt & GJ Stephens, A vortex description of the first-order phase transition in type-I superconductors. Phys Rev E 67, 066105 (2003);arXiv.org:0108125[cond-mat].

  27. GJ Stephens, L Bettencourt & W Zurek, Critical dynamics of gauge systems: Spontaneous vortex formation in 2D superconductors. Phys Rev Lett 88, 137004 (2002);arXiv.org:0108127[cond-mat].

  28. GJ Stephens & BL Hu, Notes on black hole phase transitions. International Journal of Theoretical Physics 40 2183 (2001);arXiv.org:0102052[gr-qc].

  29.  GJ Stephens, Unraveling critical dynamics: The formation and evolution of textures. Phys Rev D 61, 085002 (2000);arXiv.org:9911247[hep-ph].

  30. GJ Stephens, E Calzetta, BL Hu & S Ramsey, Critical dynamics and defect formation in the early universe. Phys Rev D 58, 045009 (1999);arXiv.org:9808059[gr-qc]. 

  31. N Manojlovic, GJ Stephens & T. Vukasinac, Canonical decomposition of Belinski-Zakharov one-soliton solutions. In "Geometry of Constrained Dynamical Systems", edited by J. M. Charap, Cambridge Univer- sity Press, Cambridge, England (1995).