Chronux: a platform for analyzing neural signals

J Neurosci Methods. 2010 Sep 30;192(1):146-51. doi: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2010.06.020. Epub 2010 Jul 15.


Chronux is an open-source software package developed for the analysis of neural data. The current version of Chronux includes software for signal processing of neural time-series data including several specialized mini-packages for spike-sorting, local regression, audio segmentation, and other data-analysis tasks typically encountered by a neuroscientist. Chronux is freely available along with user tutorials, sample data, and extensive documentation from

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • Action Potentials / physiology*
  • Animals
  • Humans
  • Likelihood Functions
  • Neurons / physiology*
  • Regression Analysis
  • Software*
  • Spectrum Analysis
  • Statistics as Topic / methods*