The Virtual Brain

  • New TVB website offers easier downloads, improves support for scientists

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    When the first website for The Virtual Brain was built, the software hadn't even reached beta state. That was in 2011.

    In the last 5 years, we've added many new parts to the website and saw the list of newsworthy events, software releases, research papers and contributors grow. The old structure was bursting at its seams. So for [SfN2016](/tvb/zwei/newswire-event-single/120110-see-tvb-live

  • New release: The Virtual Brain version 1.5

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    This release brings almost 100 improvements and bug fixes and is available for download for all supported platforms!

    With many optimizations across the board, users can now enjoy speed improvements of 200% for several models, e.g. the Epileptor and Jansen-Rit.

    Head over to our download page and get your update now!

  • New release: The Virtual Brain version 1.4.1

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    This release brings more than 50 improvements and bug fixes and is available for download for all supported platforms!

    With the new annotation viewer, you can now create, manage and see (in glorious 3D) ontology annotations for connectivity regions. Annotations can be exported and imported, supporting the BRCO ontology dataset.

    Head over to our [download page](/tvb/zwei/brainsimulat

  • New release: The Virtual Brain version 1.4

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    This is another big release with over 50 improvements across the board:

    • bug fixes
    • speed-ups
    • improved default dataset
    • iPhython notebook

    The new version is available for all supported platforms – and for the first time we're also supporting Windows 64-bit platforms!

    Head over to our download page and get your update

  • New release: The Virtual Brain version 1.3.0

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    This is another big release with more than 100 improvements with a notable focus on usability and surface simulations:

    • speed improvements of up to 800%
    • resilience to damaged surface structures with holes and the like
    • new visualizers for Phase-Plane and TimeSeries Volumes
    • importers for NetworkX and MAT data

    The new version is available for all supported platforms. Head ove

  • New release: The Virtual Brain version 1.2.0

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    This release brings over 80 improvements and bug fixes and is available for download for all supported platforms!

    Enjoy speed-ups and better usability in many areas! Head over to our download page and get your update now!

  • New release: The Virtual Brain version 1.1.3

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    This is a release with a bunch of minor bugfixes, clean-ups and improvements, available for all supported platforms.

    Head over to our download page and get your update now!

  • New release: The Virtual Brain version 1.1.2

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    Not an April Fools' but for real:

    The biggest release ever with over 130 enhanced features and extensions!

    • more and improved visualizers
    • beautiful 3D surfaces with an importer for the common OBJ format
    • hemisphere separation for surfaces
    • support for proxy metastability in time series
    • and much more!

    The new version is available for all supported platforms. Head over to o

  • New release: The Virtual Brain version 1.1

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    This is a release with a new simulation model, analyzer and Matlab compatible API.

    Head over to our download page and get your update now!

  • New release: The Virtual Brain version 1.0.7

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    This is a release with new visualizers and export of high-resolution imagery.

    Head over to our download page and get your update now!

  • New release: The Virtual Brain version 1.0.4

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    This is a release with a new monitor for stereotactic EEGs and a simulator bugfix, related to Stefanescu-Jirsa models.

    Head over to our download page and get your update now!

  • New release: The Virtual Brain version 1.0.3

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    This is a release with enhanced Simulation saving/branching, support for new Connectivity importers (DTI support) and much more!

    Head over to our download page and get your update now!

  • New release: The Virtual Brain version 1.0.2

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    available for download for all supported platforms with full-blown console mode, modelling with Deco-Jirsa (Mean-Field Brunel Wang) and Kuramoto Oscillator, enhanced MatLab integration and much more!

    This is a release with full-blown console mode, modelling with Deco-Jirsa (Mean-Field Brunel Wang) and Kuramoto Oscillator, enhanced MatLab integration and much more!

    Head over to our [downlo

  • New release: The Virtual Brain version 1.0.1

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    This release contains bugfixes and performance improvements of up to factor 10 for particular functions!

    Head over to our download page and get your update now!

  • It's official: The Virtual Brain 1.0 is available now!

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    It's been a lot of work but it's finally here!

    Give it a spin: On your PC, on your Mac or your Linux machine!

    Head over to our download page and get your copy now!