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Cooper, Leon N.

Works: 80 works in 205 publications in 4 languages and 4,851 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Translator
Classifications: QA402.5, 530
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Theory of cortical plasticity( )

19 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction -- Single Cell Theory -- Stability of BCM with a Weight Decay Term. in a Linearly Independent Environment -- Objective Function Formulation -- Convergence of the Solution of the Random Differential Equations -- Analysis and Comparison of BCM and Kurtosis in Extended Distributions -- Statistical Theorems -- Cortical Network Theory -- Asymptotic Behavior of Mean Field Equations with Time Dependent Mean Field -- Review and Analysis of Second Order Learning Rules -- Representing the correlation matrix in a Bessel function Base -- Properties of Correlation Functions And How to Make Good Ones -- The Parity Transform: Symmetry properties of the eigenstates of the two eye problem -- Receptive field selectivity in a natural image environment -- Technical Remarks Concerning Simulations of Selectivity -- Ocular dominance in normal and deprived cortex -- Networks of interacting BCM Neurons -- Experimental evidence for the assumptions and consequences of the BCM theory
BCS : 50 years by Leon N Cooper( )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The BCS theory of superconductivity developed in 1957 by Bardeen, Cooper and Schrieffer has been remarkably successful in explaining the properties of superconductors. In addition, concepts from BCS have been incorporated into diverse fields of physics, from nuclear physics and dense quark matter to the current standard model. Practical applications include SQUIDs, magnetic resonance imaging, superconducting electronics and the transmission of electricity. This invaluable book is a compilation of both a historical account and a discussion of the current state of theory and experiment. With contributions from many prominent scientists, it aims to introduce students and researchers to the origins, the impact and the current state of the BCS theory."--Publisher's description
An introduction to the meaning and structure of physics by Leon N Cooper( Book )

25 editions published between 1968 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and human experience : values, culture and the mind by Leon N Cooper( Book )

13 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Does science have limits? Where does order come from? Can we understand consciousness? Written by Nobel Laureate Leon N. Cooper, this book places pressing scientific questions in the broader context of how they relate to human experience. Widely considered to be a highly original thinker, Cooper has written and given talks on a large variety of subjects, ranging from the relationship between art and science, possible limits of science, to the relevance of the Turing Test. These essays and talks have been brought together for the first time in this fascinating book, giving readers an opportunity to experience Cooper's unique perspective on a range of subjects. Tackling a diverse spectrum of topics, from the conflict of faith and science to whether understanding neural networks could lead to machines that think like humans, this book will captivate anyone interested in the interaction of science with society"--
How we learn, how we remember : toward an understanding of brain and neural systems : selected papers of Leon N. Cooper by Leon N Cooper( Book )

10 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leon Cooper's somewhat peripatetic career has resulted in work in quantum field theory, superconductivity, the quantum theory of measurement as well as the mechanisms that underly learning and memory. He has written numerous essays on a variety of subjects as well as a highly regarded introduction to the ideas and methods of physics for non-physicists. Among the many accolades, he has received (some deserved) one he likes specially is the comment of an anonymous reviewer who characterized him as "a nonsense physicist". This compilation of papers presents the evolution of his thinking on mechanisms of learning, memory storage and higher brain function. The first half proceeds from early models of memory and synaptic plasticity to a concrete theory that has been put into detailed correspondence with experiment and leads to the very current exploration of the molecular basis for learning and memory storage. The second half outlines his efforts to investigate the properties of neural network systems and to explore to what extent they can be applied to real world problems. In all this collection, hopefully, provides a coherent, no-nonsense, account of a line of research that leads to present investigations into the biological basis for learning and memory storage and the information processing and classification properties of neural systems
Physics : structure and meaning by Leon N Cooper( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and Human Experience by Leon N Cooper( )

in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cargese lectures in physics( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theory of superconductivity by John Bardeen( Book )

5 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and human experience : (Mephistopheles is alive and well and living in the space age) by Leon N Cooper( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The physics and application of superconductivity by Leon N Cooper( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neural networks and speech processing by David P Morgan( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all of those individ­ uals who helped us assemble this text, including the people of Lockheed Sanders and Nestor, Inc., whose encouragement and support were greatly appreciated. In addition, we would like to thank the members of the Lab­ oratory for Engineering Man-Machine Systems (LEMS) and the Center for Neural Science at Brown University for their frequent and helpful discussions on a number of topics discussed in this text. Although we both attended Brown from 1983 to 1985, and had offices in the same building, it is surprising that we did not meet until 1988. We also wish to thank Kluwer Academic Publishers for their profes­ sionalism and patience, and the reviewers for their constructive criticism. Thanks to John McCarthy for performing the final proof, and to John Adcock, Chip Bachmann, Deborah Farrow, Nathan Intrator, Michael Perrone, Ed Real, Lance Riek and Paul Zemany for their comments and assistance. We would also like to thank Khrisna Nathan, our most unbi­ ased and critical reviewer, for his suggestions for improving the content and accuracy of this text. A special thanks goes to Steve Hoffman, who was instrumental in helping us perform the experiments described in Chapter 9
Introduction to methods of optimization by Leon Cooper( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bardeen Cooper and Schrieffer - BCS : 50 Years( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fizika dlia vsekh by Leon N Cooper( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in Russian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reducing the Cognitive Workload While Operating in Complex Sensory Environments( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A common characteristic of most artificial recognition systems in use today is that they are bottom up approaches, meaning that high-level modules do not influence processing of low-level modules. However, there are some problems and ambiguities at the level of sensory processing, and preprocessing of the signal, that cannot be resolved without taking into account cognitive level expectations. The major goal of our research within this project was to construct a functioning recognition system, based upon fundamental principles of human perception and cognition that exhibits the following properties: The ability to utilize contextual information during the recognition process. The ability to selectively focus attention on important regions of the input data. The ability to adapt preprocessing parameters to changes in the operating environment. The ability to engage in bi-directional information exchange with the user. The system that we constructed implements salient aspects of human perception and cognition such as saccadic eye movements, selective attention and cognitive level feedback during the recognition process, therefore having the potential to reduce the cognitive workload of the soldier when faced with the analysis of complex sensory environments. In this report we provide a brief description of the models and algorithms that we developed within the scope of this project and we present the performance of those models when tested on real-world datasets. We conclude the report with the summary of the most important results
Istota i struktura fizyki by Leon N Cooper( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in Polish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International action against Genocide by Leon N Cooper( )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wavefunction and observer in the quantum theory by Leon N Cooper( )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A System for Automatic Detection of Partially Occluded Objects from Real-World Images( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this work we consider the Bayesian Integrate And Shift (BIAS) model for learning object categories and test its performance on learning and recognizing different object categories from real-world images. In contrast to conventional learning algorithms that require hundreds or thousands of training examples, we show that our system can learn a new object category from only a few examples. In addition, our system provides information not only about the object category but also about the local regions within the object on which it is fixating. We tested the performance of the system on very challenging examples of partially occluded targets. The training was done on different instances of one category and tested on partially occluded examples that the system had never seen before. We demonstrate that the system is very robust to partial occlusions and clutter and can recognize a target even if it fixates on the occluded part
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Cooper, L. N.

Cooper, L. N. 1930-

Cooper, L. N. (Leon N.)

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Cooper, L. N. (Leon Neil), 1930-

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Cooper, Leon Neal

Cooper, Leon Neil 1930-

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