NeuroML Scientific Committee

The responsibilities of the NeuroML Scientific Committee are:

  • To advise on the scientific focus of the NeuroML initiative; to ensure that the structure of the language is based on the latest knowledge of neuronal anatomy and physiology.

  • To agree on the technical implementation for the core specifications and to ensure that best practices are encouraged in model specification.

  • To promote NeuroML internationally, both the core specifications and the tools which support the language.

  • To define the governance structure of the NeuroML Initiative and outline a path towards a specification process with dedicated, elected editors.

  • To engage with other standardisation and databasing initiatives in the computational neuroscience and wider biology fields.

  • To review and agree on extensions to the core specifications and the scope of the initiative; to address issues the community raises regarding the direction of the initiative.

Current Members

Upi Bhalla

Upi Bhalla
NCBS
Bangalore, India
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Avrama Blackwell

Avrama Blackwell
Krasnow Institute of Advanced Studies
George Mason University, USA
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Hugo Cornells

Hugo Cornells
K.U. Leuven
Belgium
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Sharon Crook

Sharon Crook
Arizona State University
USA
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Robert McDougal

Robert McDougal
Yale University
USA
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Lyle Graham

Lyle Graham
Université Paris Descartes
Paris, France
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Cengiz Gunay

Cengiz Gunay
Georgia Gwinnett College
USA
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Michael Hines

Michael Hines
Yale University
USA
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Angus Silver

Angus Silver
University College London
London, UK
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Past Members

(Note: past members who are currently members of the NeuroML Editorial Board are not listed.)

  • Robert Cannon