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Vijay Singh

  • 2015 Ph.D. Physics, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
  • 2010 M.Sc. Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India
  • 2008 B.Sc.(H) Physics, St. Stephen's College, Delhi University, Delhi, India

Vijay Singh is the Computational Neuroscience Initiative Post-doctoral fellow at the University of Pennsylvania.  He received a BSc (H) in Physics from St. Stephen's College, Delhi University, India (2008), MSc in Physics from Indian Institute of technology, Kanpur, India and PhD in Physics from Emory University in 2015. His training is in statistical physics and information theory. His current research focuses on colour vision and olfaction.

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Research Interests
  • Neuroscience
  • Statistical Physics
Selected Publications

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6. 2017 Simple biochemical networks allow accurate sensing of multiple ligands with a single receptor. V Singh, I Nemenman. (PLOS Comp. Bio.)

5. 2016 Effects of receptor correlations on molecular information transmission. V Singh, M. Tchernookov, I Nemenman. (Physical Review E 94, 022425)

4. 2014 From Explosive to Infinite-Order Transitions on a Hyperbolic Network. V Singh, C T Brunson, S Boettcher. (Physical Review E 90, 052119

3. 2014 Continuum Dynamics Model of the Primary Visual Cortex for Contour Detection. V Singh, M. Tchernookov, R Butterfield and I Nemenman. (PLOS ONE

2. 2014 Scaling of Clusters near Discontinuous Percolation Transitions in Hyperbolic Networks. V Singh, S Boettcher. (Physical Review E 90, 012117)

1. 2012 Ordinary Percolation with discontinuous transitionsS Boettcher, V Singh and RM Ziff. Nature Communications 3, 787 


Department of Physics, University of Pennsylvania

Computational Neuroscience Initiative, University of Pennsylvania