Publications and Presentations


1. Nishant Singh, Thomas Bartol, Charles Stevens, Herbert Levine, Terrence Sejnowski and Suhita Nadkarni, Activity dependent modulation of neurotransmitter release by presynaptic calcium stores: A dichotomy of short term depression and facilitation In Prep.

2. Nishant Singh and Suhita Nadkarni, Disruption in spatio-temporal calcium signaling underlies modified short-term plasticity in Alzheimer's Disease, In Prep

3. Suhita Nadkarni, Thomas Bartol, Charles Stevens, Herbert Levine and Terrence Sejnowski, Short-term plasticity constrains spatial organization of a hippocampal presynaptic terminal, PNAS, August 2012.

4. Suhita Nadkarni, Thomas Bartol, Terrence Sejnowski and Herbert Levine, Modeling Vesicular Release at Hippocampal Synapses, PLoS Computational Biology 6(11): e1000983. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000983.

5. Charin Modchang, Suhita Nadkarni, Thomas Bartol, Triampo, Terrence Sejnowski, Herbert, Levine, Wouter-Jan Rappel, A comparison of deterministic and stochastic simulations of neuronal vesicle release models, Physical Biology, 7, 2010.

6. Suhita Nadkarni, Peter Jung and Herbert Levine. Astrocytes optimize Synaptic Transmission of Information, PloS Computational Biology, 4, 2008.

7. Suhita Nadkarni and Peter Jung. Modeling transmission at the tripartite synapse, Physical Biology 04, 2007.

8. Suhita Nadkarni, Peter Jung, Synaptic Inhibition and Pathologic Hyperexcitability Through Enhanced Neuron-Astrocyte interaction: A Modeling Study, J. Integrative NeuroSci, 4, 2005.

9. Peter Jung, Alexander Neiman, Muhammad K N Afghan, Suhita Nadkarni, Ghanim Ullah, Thermal Actvation by Power-Limited Colored Noise, New J. Phys. 7, 2005.

10. Suhita Nadkarni and Peter Jung, Dressed Neurons: modeling neural -glial interactions, Physical Biology, 1, 2004.

11. Suhita Nadkarni and Peter Jung, Spontaneous Oscillations in Dressed Neurons: A New Mechanism for Epilepsy?, Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 268101 (2003), Also featured in Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research Vol-7, Issue-1, Jan 1, 2004. Appeared in Physics News Update Number 667 no. 2, December 30, 2003 and Nature, news and views in brief, Vol 247, Jan 15, 2004


1. J. W. Shuai, S. Nadkarni, A. H. Cornell-Bell and P. Jung, Mathematical Modeling of Intracellular and Intercellular Calcium Signaling, in “Non-Neuronal Cells in the Nervous System: Function and Dysfunction”, L. Hertz ed., Publisher: Elsevier Science Ltd; (December 2003), ISBN: 0444514511.

2. Anup G. Pillai and Suhita Nadkarni, Purinergic signaling at tripartite synapses: A computational perspective in "Computational Glioscience",Maurizio De Pitta' and Hugues Berry ed. Springer, submitted