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Mayank Mehta

Work Email Address:
MayankMehta@ucla.edu

Mailing Address:
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Box 951547
Los Angeles, CA 90095
UNITED STATES

Fax Number:
310-206-2096
Work Phone Number:
310 267 4653



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Department / Division Affiliations
Professor, Physics and Astronomy, Neurology, Neuroscience IDP, Neurobiology
Member, Access Biochemistry, Biophysics, Structural Biology Home Area, ACCESS Program, Access Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Physiology Home Area, Access Neuroscience Home Area, Brain Research Institute, Molecular, Cellular, and Integrative Physiology IDP

Research Interest:

Interface of systems and computational neuroscience

See http://www.physics.ucla.edu/~mayank/

Publications:

Ravassard Pascal, Kees Ashley, Willers Bernard, Ho David, Aharoni Daniel, Cushman Jesse, Aghajan Zahra M, Mehta Mayank R Multisensory control of hippocampal spatiotemporal selectivity. Science (New York, N.Y.). 2013; 340(6138): 1342-6.
Hahn Thomas T G, McFarland James M, Berberich Sven, Sakmann Bert, Mehta Mayank R Spontaneous persistent activity in entorhinal cortex modulates cortico-hippocampal interaction in vivo. Nature neuroscience. 2012; 15(11): 1531-8.
Resnik Evgeny, McFarland James M, Sprengel Rolf, Sakmann Bert, Mehta Mayank R The effects of GluA1 deletion on the hippocampal population code for position. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 2012; 32(26): 8952-68.
Ahmed Omar J, Mehta Mayank R Running speed alters the frequency of hippocampal gamma oscillations. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 2012; 32(21): 7373-83.
Ghorbani Maryam, Mehta Mayank, Bruinsma Robijn, Levine Alex J Nonlinear-dynamics theory of up-down transitions in neocortical neural networks. Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics. 2012; 85(2 Pt 1): 021908.
Mehta Mayank R Contribution of Ih to LTP, place cells, and grid cells. Cell. 2011; 147(5): 968-70.
McFarland James M, Hahn Thomas T G, Mehta Mayank R Explicit-duration hidden Markov model inference of UP-DOWN states from continuous signals. PloS one. 2011; 6(6): e21606.
Kumar Arvind, Mehta Mayank R Frequency-Dependent Changes in NMDAR-Dependent Synaptic Plasticity. Frontiers in computational neuroscience. 2011; 5(5): 38.
Chen Zhiping, Resnik Evgeny, McFarland James M, Sakmann Bert, Mehta Mayank R Speed controls the amplitude and timing of the hippocampal gamma rhythm. PloS one. 2011; 6(6): e21408.
Ahmed Omar J, Mehta Mayank R The hippocampal rate code: anatomy, physiology and theory. Trends in neurosciences. 2009; 32(6): 329-38.
Hoffman Kari L, Battaglia Francesco P, Harris Kenneth, MacLean Jason N, Marshall Lisa, Mehta Mayank R The upshot of up states in the neocortex: from slow oscillations to memory formation. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 2007; 27(44): 11838-41.
Hahn Thomas T G, Sakmann Bert, Mehta Mayank R Differential responses of hippocampal subfields to cortical up-down states. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2007; 104(12): 5169-74.
Mehta Mayank R Cortico-hippocampal interaction during up-down states and memory consolidation. Nature neuroscience. 2007; 10(1): 13-5.
Hahn Thomas T G, Sakmann Bert, Mehta Mayank R Phase-locking of hippocampal interneurons' membrane potential to neocortical up-down states. Nature neuroscience. 2006; 9(11): 1359-61.
Mehta Mayank R Role of rhythms in facilitating short-term memory. Neuron. 2005; 45(1): 7-9.
Mehta Mayank R Cooperative LTP can map memory sequences on dendritic branches. Trends in neurosciences. 2004; 27(2): 69-72.
Petersen Carl C H, Hahn Thomas T G, Mehta Mayank, Grinvald Amiram, Sakmann Bert Interaction of sensory responses with spontaneous depolarization in layer 2/3 barrel cortex. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2003; 100(23): 13638-43.