Preface, Part I. Foundations of Neuronal Dynamics: 1. Introduction; 2. The Hodgkin–Huxley model; 3. Dendrites and synapses; 4. Dimensionality reduction and phase plane analysis; Part II. Generalized Integrate-and-Fire Neurons: 5. Nonlinear integrate-and-fire models; 6. Adaptation and firing patterns; 7. Variability of spike trains and neural codes; 8. Noisy input models: barrage of spike arrivals; 9. Noisy output: escape rate and soft threshold; 10. Estimating models; 11. Encoding and decoding with stochastic neuron models; Part III. Networks of Neurons and Population Activity: 12. Neuronal populations; 13. Continuity equation and the Fokker–Planck approach; 14. The integral-equation approach; 15. Fast transients and rate models; Part IV. Dynamics of Cognition: 16. Competing populations and decision making; 17. Memory and attractor dynamics; 18. Cortical field models for perception; 19. Synaptic plasticity and learning; 20. Outlook: dynamics in plastic networks; Bibliography; Index.