A focus will be set on the open-source simulation platform The Virtual Brain.
The Virtual Brain in Clinical Research: An Introduction
This virtual course series provides basic knowledge on personalized brain network modeling for state-of-the-art clinical research. Required interdisciplinary methods will be introduced.
- Theoretical background of large-scale brain network modeling
Personalization pipelines: Processing of brain images for individualization of brain network modeling
Concepts of nonlinear dynamics
Running workflows on high-performance computers
Parameter optimization and model inference
Introduction to the medical condition targeted through brain simulation: dementias, psychosis
Visualizations of multimodal brain dynamics, ontologies, machine learning, graph theory
Making use of digital Research Infrastructures used for data integration and simulation in compliance with the EU general Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)