Search for dissertations about: "Rescorla-Wagner"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the word Rescorla-Wagner.

  1. 1. Feedback control of cerebellar learning

    University dissertation from Associative Learning

    Author : Anders Rasmussen; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Motor learning; Rescorla-Wagner; Anticipation; In vivo Electrophysiology; Purkinje cells; Nucleo-Olivary inhibition; Inferior Olive; Classical Conditioning; Eyeblink Conditioning; Feedback;

    Abstract : The ability to anticipate future events and to modify erroneous anticipatory actions is crucial for the survival of any organism. Both theoretical and empirical lines of evidence implicate the cerebellum in this ability. It is often suggested that the cerebellum acquires “expectations” or “internal models”. READ MORE

  2. 2. Predator psychology and mimicry evolution - a theoretical analysis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Zoology, Stockholm University

    Author : Alexandra Balogh; Olof Leimar; Michael Speed; [2009]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Müllerian mimicry; two-step evolution; gradual evolution; mutualism; predator psychology; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology Terrestrial; freshwater and marine ecology Ethology and behavioural ecology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi Terrestrisk; limnisk och marin ekologi Etologi och beteendeekologi; etologi; Ethology;

    Abstract : The evolution of Müllerian mimicry depends on many factors, among which predator psychology is the most important one. Predator avoidance learning, generalization and discrimination are primary selective agents during the evolutionary process. READ MORE