Refereed Journal Articles

Neural mechanism of temporal optimization in a model synapse
C Zhang
in preparation · 2017
Analysis, simulation, and optimization of stochastic vesicle dynamics in synaptic transmission
CS Peskin, C Zhang
in preparation · 2017
Robust phase-waves in chains of half-center oscillators
C Zhang, TJ Lewis
Journal of Mathematical Biology · 2016
Improved signaling as a result of randomness in synaptic vesicle release
C Zhang, CS Peskin
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA · 2015
Neural mechanism of optimal limb coordination in crustacean swimming
C Zhang, RD Guy, B Mulloney, Q Zhang, TJ Lewis
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA · 2014
Phase response properties of half-center oscillators
C Zhang, TJ Lewis
Journal of Computational Neuroscience · 2013
Intrinsic oscillatory activity arising within the electrically coupled AII amacrine - ON cone bipolar cell network is driven by voltage-gated Na⁺ channels
S Trenholm, J Borowska, J Zhang, A Hoggarth, K Johnson, S Barnes, TJ Lewis, GB Awatramani
Journal of Physiology · 2012
An iterative method for solving the Falkner-Skan equation
J Zhang, B Chen
Applied Mathematics and Computation · 2009

Note: I started publishing under the name "Calvin Zhang" since 2013. Before 2013, I published under "Jiawei Zhang".

Ph.D. Dissertation

Limb coordination in crustacean swimming: the underlying neural mechanisms and fluid dynamics
C Zhang
University of California, Davis · 2013
Advisor: Timothy J. Lewis