M. E. Wosniack, J. H. Kirchner, L.-Y. Chao, N. Zabouri, C. Lohmann and J. Gjorgjieva (2020). Adaptation of spontaneous activity in the developing visual cortex. bioRxiv

K. Röth, S. Shao and J. Gjorgjieva (2020). Efficient population coding depends on stimulus convergence and source of noise. bioRxiv

P. P. Maldonado, A. Nuno-Perez, J. Kirchner, E. Hammock, J. Gjorgjieva and C. Lohmann (2019). Oxytocin shapes spontaneous activity patterns in the developing visual cortex by activating somatostatin interneurons. bioRxiv

Y. Wu, K. B. Hengen, G. G. Turrigiano and J. Gjorgjieva (2019). Homeostatic mechanisms regulate distinct aspects of cortical circuit dynamics. bioRxiv

J. H. Kirchner and J. Gjorgjieva (2019). A unifying framework for synaptic organization on cortical dendrites. bioRxiv 


L. Montangie, C. Miehl and J. Gjorgjieva (2020). Autonomous emergence of connectivity assemblies via spike triplet interactions. PLoS Comp Biol 16(5):e1007835.

K.P. Siju, V. Štih, S. Aimon, J. Gjorgjieva, R. Portugues and I.C. Grunwald Kadow (2020). Valence and state-dependent population coding in dopaminergic neurons in the fly mushroom body. Curr Biol Link

S. Onasch and J. Gjorgjieva (2020). Circuit stability to perturbations reveals hidden variability in the balance of intrinsic and synaptic conductances. J Neurosci 40(16):3186–3202. Link

R. E. Field, J. A. D'amour, R. Tremblay, C. Miehl, B. Rudy, J. Gjorgjieva and R. C. Froemke (2020). Heterosynaptic plasticity determines the set-point for cortical excitatory-inhibitory balance. Neuron Link


J. Gjorgjieva, M. Meister and H. Sompolinsky (2019). Functional diversity among sensory neurons from efficient coding principles. PLoS Comp Biol 15(11): e1007476.

T. Dalmay, E. Abs and R. B. Poorthuis, S. Onasch, Y. Lozano Navarro, P. Tovote, J. Gjorgjieva and J. J. Letzkus (2019). A critical role for neocortical processing of threat memory. Neuron 104:1180-1194.e7. Link

S. Sayin, J.-F. De Backer, K.P. Siju, M. E. Wosniack, L. Lewis, L.-M. Frisch, B. Gansen, P. Schlegel, A. Edmondson-Stait, N. Sharifi, C.B. Fisher, S. Calle-Schuler, S. Lauritzen, D. Bock, M. Costa, G.S.X.E. Jefferis, J. Gjorgjieva and I. C. Grunwald Kadow (2019). A neural circuit arbitrates between perseverance and reward in hungry Drosophila. Neuron 104:544-558.e6. Link

A. Torrado Pacheco, E. I. Tilden, S. M. Gruztner, B. Lane, Y. Wu, K. B. Hengen, J. Gjorgjieva and G. G. Turrigiano (2019). Rapid and active stabilization of visual cortical firing rates across light-dark transitions. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 116:18068-18077. Link

Z.P. Kilpatrick, J. Gjorgjieva and R. Rosenbaum (2019). Special Issue from the 2017 International Conference on Mathematical Neuroscience. J Math Neurosci 9:1.


N.J. Miska, L.M.A. Richter, B.A. Cary, J. Gjorgjieva and G.G. Turrigiano (2018). Sensory deprivation inversely regulates feedforward and feedback excitation-inhibition ratio in rodent visual cortex. eLife 7:e38846 DOI: 10.7554/eLife.38846


L. M. A. Richter and J. Gjorgjieva (2017). Understanding neural circuit development through theory and models. Curr Opin Neurobiol 46:39-47. Link


J. Gjorgjieva, J. F. Evers and S. J. Eglen (2016). Homeostatic activity-dependent tuning of recurrent networks for robust propagation of activity. J Neurosci 36:3722-3734. Link

J. Gjorgjieva, G. Drion and E. Marder (2016). Computational implications of biophysical diversity and multiple timescales in neurons and synapses for circuit performance. Curr Opin Neurobiol 37:44-52. Link


J. Gjorgjieva, R. A. Mease, W. J. Moody and A. L. Fairhall (2014). Intrinsic neuronal properties switch the mode of information transmission in networks. PLoS Comp Biol 10(12): e1003962. Link

J. Gjorgjieva, H. Sompolinsky and M. Meister (2014). Benefits of pathway splitting in sensory coding. J Neurosci 34:12127-12144. Link

H. M. Barnett, J. Gjorgjieva, K. Weir, C. Comfort, A. L. Fairhall and W. J. Moody (2014). Relationship between individual neuron and network spontaneous activity in developing mouse cortex. J Neurophysiol 112: 3033-3045. Link

J. Gjorgjieva, D. Biron and G. Haspel (2014). Neurobiology of C. Elegans locomotion: Where do we stand? BioScience 64:476-486. Link

A. K. Barreiro, J. Gjorgjieva, F. Rieke and E. Shea-Brown (2014). When do microcircuits produce beyond-pairwise correlations? Frontiers Comp Neurosci 8(10).


R. A. Mease, M. Famulare, J. Gjorgjieva, W. J. Moody and A. L. Fairhall (2013). Emergence of adaptive computation by single neurons in the developing cortex. J Neurosci 33:12154-12170. Link

J. Gjorgjieva, J. Berni, J. F. Evers and S. J. Eglen (2013). Neural circuits for peristaltic wave propagation in crawling Drosophila larvae: analysis and modeling. Frontiers Comp Neurosci 7(24).


J. Gjorgjieva, C. Clopath, J. Audet and J.-P. Pfister (2011). A triplet spike-timing-dependent plasticity model generalizes the Bienenstock-Cooper-Munro rule to higher-order spatiotemporal correlations. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 108:19383-19388. Link

J. Gjorgjieva and S. J. Eglen (2011). Modeling developmental patterns of spontaneous activity. Curr Opin Neurobiol 21:1-6. Link


J. Gjorgjieva, T. Toyoizumi and S. J. Eglen (2009). Burst-time-dependent plasticity robustly guides ON/OFF segregation in the lateral geniculate nucleus. PLoS Comp Biol 5(12): e1000618. Link

S. J. Eglen and J. Gjorgjieva (2009). Self-organisation in the Developing Nervous System: Theoretical Models. HFSP Journal 3:176-185.

J. Gjorgjieva and J. Jacobsen (2007). Turing Patterns on Growing Spheres: The Exponential Case. Discrete Contin Dyn Syst Series A, suppl: 436-445.

J. Gjorgjieva, K. Smith, G. Chowell, F. Sanchez, J. Snyder and C. Castillo-Chavez (2005). The Role of Vaccination in the Control of SARS. Math Biosci Eng 2: 753-769.


J. Gjorgjieva (2011). Spontaneous Activity and Plasticity in the Developing Nervous System. PhD Thesis. University of Cambridge: Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics and Trinity College.

J. Gjorgjieva (2006). Turing Pattern Dynamics for Spatiotemporal Models with Growth and Curvature. Undergraduate Thesis. Harvey Mudd College: Department of Mathematics.