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Smolensky, Paul 1955-

Overview
Works: 53 works in 147 publications in 3 languages and 2,920 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree
Classifications: P158.42, 401.93
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Most widely held works about Paul Smolensky
 
Most widely held works by Paul Smolensky
Learnability in optimality theory by Bruce Tesar( )
10 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Optimality theory : constraint interaction in generative grammar by Alan Prince( Book )
19 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Available for the first time in book form, Prince and Smolensky's "Optimality Theory" is the seminal work in the field. This influential work defines grammatical well-formedness as optimality with respect to a ranked set of universal constraints. It presents the theory both through examples and formally, emphasizing its core commitments: strict domination, the Markedness/Faithfulness distinction, strong universality of the constraint set, and interlinguistic variation as variation in ranking. It illuminates generalization patterns shared across empirically diverse phenomena ranging from epenthesis to infixation to complex dependencies among prominence, syllabification, stress and word-form. This work derives universals of basic syllable structure and constructs a prosodic theory based on multipolar scales, laying the groundwork for a domain-general approach to gradient interactions. It shows how to obtain universal and language-particular inventories, identifies the role of optimality in structuring the lexicon, and deals with key foundational issues. For the newcomer, this pivotal work serves as an excellent introduction to the principles and practice of optimality theory. For the professional audience, it will suggest many directions for further exploration and development
The marginal cost and pricing of electricity : an applied approach by Charles J Cicchetti( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The harmonic mind : from neural computation to optimality-theoretic grammar by Paul Smolensky( Book )
22 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematical perspectives on neural networks by Paul Smolensky( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recent years have seen an explosion of new mathematical results on learning and processing in neural networks. This body of results rests on a breadth of mathematical background which even few specialists possess. In a format intermediate between a textbook and a collection of research articles, this book has been assembled to present a sample of these results, and to fill in the necessary background, in such areas as computability theory, computational complexity theory, the theory of analog computation, stochastic processes, dynamical systems, control theory, time-series analysis, Bayesian a
The harmonic mind by Paul Smolensky( Book )
9 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Proceedings of the 1993 Connectionist Models Summer School by Michael C Mozer( )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The result of the 1993 Connectionist Models Summer School, the papers in this volume exemplify the tremendous breadth and depth of research underway in the field of neural networks. Although the slant of the summer school has always leaned toward cognitive science and artificial intelligence, the diverse scientific backgrounds and research interests of accepted students and invited faculty reflect the broad spectrum of areas contributing to neural networks, including artificial intelligence, cognitive science, computer science, engineering, mathematics, neuroscience, and physics. Providing an
Il connessionismo : tra simboli e neuroni by Paul Smolensky( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cognitive architecture ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Linguistic and philosophical implications ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Implementing a connectionist production system using tensor products by Charles P Dolan( Book )
4 editions published in 1988 in Undetermined and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Skeletonization : a technique for trimming the fat from a network via relevance assessment by Michael C Mozer( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This skeletonization technique can be used to simplify networks by eliminating units that convey redundant information; to improve learning performance by first learning with spare hidden units and then trimming the unnecessary ones away, thereby constraining generalization; and to understand the behaviour of networks in terms of minimal rules."
Saitekisei riron : seisei bunpō ni okeru seiyaku sōgo sayō by Alan Prince( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analyzing a connectionist model as a system of soft rules by Clayton McMillan( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Information processing in dynamical systems : Foundations of harmony theory by Paul Smolensky( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Connectionism, constituency, and the language of thought by Paul Smolensky( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harmony theory : problem solving, parallel cognitive models, and thermal physics by Paul Smolensky( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first paper describes a parallel model designed to solve a class of relatively simple problems from elementary physics, and discusses the implications for models of problem solving in general. The authors show how one of the most salient features of problem solving, sequentiality, can emerge naturally within a parallel model that has no explicit knowledge of how to sequence analysis. This model exploits a new type of parallel distributed processing that employs stochastic processors and is based on a formal mapping between parallel computation and thermal physics. The mathematical theory is this type of processing-harmony theory-is discussed in the second and third papers. (Author)
The harmonic mind. from neural computation to optimality-theoretic grammar by Paul Smolensky( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On variable binding and the representation of symbolic structures in connectionist systems by Paul Smolensky( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A method for connectionist variable binding by Paul Smolensky( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
スモレンスキー, ポール
Languages
English (101)
Italian (3)
Japanese (2)
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