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Table 1 Neural model parameters used for simulations and to compute the derived phase model

From: Entrainment Ranges for Chains of Forced Neural and Phase Oscillators

Parameter Description Value Restrictions
n Number of segmental oscillators 10  
m Index of forced oscillator Varies 1 ≤ m ≤ n
\(G_{R}\) Resting conductance 3.5 s−1  
\(G^{j}_{T}\) Tonic excitatory conductance 0.875 s−1 E cells
0.350 s−1 L cells
3.500 s−1 C cells
\(G^{kl}_{0}\) Maximal synaptic conductance of intersegmental connection 15 s−1 L to C connection
35 s−1 All other connections
\(V^{l}_{\mathrm{syn}}\) Synaptic reversal potential for intersegmental connection 1 Excitatory connections
−1 Inhibitory connections
σ Smoothing parameter of threshold function 0.05  
\(\alpha_{r}^{lj}\) Intersegmental connection strength See Fig. 5  
\(A_{d}\) Amplitude of descending coupling Varies  
\(A_{a}\) Amplitude of ascending coupling Varies  
\(\lambda_{d}\) Length constant of descending coupling Varies  
\(\lambda_{a}\) Length constant of ascending coupling Varies  
\(\alpha_{\mathrm{f}}\) Forcing strength Varies  
\(\omega_{\mathrm{f}}\) Forcing frequency Varies  
\(V^{sj}_{\mathrm{syn},\mathrm{ec}}\) Synaptic reversal potential for EC connection 1 Excitatory connections
−1 Inhibitory connections
\(G^{sj}_{\mathrm{f}}\) Maximal synaptic conductance of EC connections 1