Journal articles

  • Palma, J., and Grossberg, S., and Versace, M. (2011) Persistence and storage of activity patterns in spiking recurrent cortical networks: Modulation of sigmoid signals by after-hyperpolarization currents and acetylcholine. Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, 6:42. doi: 10.3389/fncom.2012.00042
  • Wong, C., and Versace, M. (2012) CARTMAP: a neural network method for automated feature selection in financial time series forecasting. Neural Computing and Applications, DOI 10.1007/s00521-012-0830-8
  • Palma, J., Versace, M., and Grossberg, S. (2011) After-hyperpolarization currents and acetylcholine control sigmoid transfer functions in a spiking cortical model. Journal of Computational Neuroscience, DOI: 10.1007/s10827-011-0354-8.
  • Livitz, G., Versace, M., Gorchetchnikov, A., Vasilkoski, Z., Ames, H., Chandler, B., Leveille, J., and Mingolla, E. (2011) Scalable adaptive brain-like systems. The Neuromorphic Engineer, DOI: 10.2417/1201101.003500 February 2011.
  • Leveille, J., Versace, M., and Grossberg, S. (2010) How do object reference frames and motion vector decomposition emerge in laminar cortical circuits? Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, Vol. 73, No. 4, 1147-1170.
  • Wong, C., and Versace, M. (2011) Context Sensitivity with Neural Models in Financial Decision Processes.Global Journal of Business Research. Vol. 5, No. 5, pp. 27-43.
  • Versace, M., and Zorzi, M. (2010) The role of dopamine in the maintenance of working memory in prefrontal cortex neurons: input-driven versus internally-driven networks. International Journals of Neural Systems, Aug, 20(4):249-65
  • Leveille, J., Versace, M., and Grossberg, S. (2010) Running as fast as it can: How spikes form object groupings in the laminar circuits of visual cortex? Journal of Computational Neuroscience, 28(2):323-46.
  • Grossberg, S., and Versace, M. (2008) Spikes, synchrony, and attentive learning by laminar thalamocortical circuits. Brain Research, 1218C, 278-312[Authors listed alphabetically].
  • Versace, M., Ames, H., Leveille, J., Fortenberry, B., and Gorchetchnikov, A. (2008) KInNeSS: A modular framework for computational neuroscience. Neuroinformatics, 2008 Winter; 6(4):291-309. Epub 2008 Aug 10.
  • Gorchetchnikov, A., Versace, M., and Hasselmo, M.E. (2005) A model of STDP based on spatially and temporally local information: Derivation and combination with gated decay. Neural Networks 18, 458–466.
  • Versace, M., Bhatt, R., Hinds, O., and Shiffer, M. (2004) Predicting the exchange traded fund DIA with a combination of Genetic Algorithms and Neural Networks. Expert Systems with Applications.27, 417–425.


I am the leader of the Neuromorphics Lab, a highly collaborative lab with connections across both academia and industry.