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The Computational Brain.

Author: Patricia S Churchland; Terrence J Sejnowski
Publisher: Cumberland : The MIT Press, 2016.
Series: Computational neuroscience.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 25th edView all editions and formats
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An anniversary edition of the classic work that influenced a generation of neuroscientists and cognitive neuroscientists.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Churchland, Patricia S.
Computational Brain.
Cumberland : The MIT Press, ©2016
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia S Churchland; Terrence J Sejnowski
ISBN: 9780262339650 026233965X
OCLC Number: 962154535
Description: 1 online resource (569 pages).
Contents: Series Foreword; 25th Anniversary Preface; Preface; 1 Introduction; 2 Neuroscience Overview; Introduction; Levels in Nervous Systems; Structure at Various Levels of Organization; A Short List of Brain Facts; 3 Computational Overview; Introduction; Looking Up The Answer; Linear Associators; Constraints Satisfaction: Hopfield Networks and Boltzmann Machines; Learning in Neural Nets; Competitive Learning; Curve Fitting; Feedforward Nets: Two Examples; Recurrent Nets; From Toy World to Real World; What Good Are Optimization Procedures to Neuroscience?; Models: Realistic and Abstract. Concluding Remarks4 Representing the World; Introduction; Constructing a Visual World; Thumbnail Sketch of the Mammalian Visual System; Representing in The Brain: What Can We Learn From the Visual System?; What Is So Special About Distribution?; World Enough and Time; Shape From Shading: A Neurocomputational Study; Stereo Vision; Computational Models of Stereo Vision; Hyperacuity: From Mystery to Mechanism; Vector Averaging; Concluding Remarks; 5 Plasticity: Cells, Circuits, Brains, and Behavior; Introduction; Learning and the Hippocampus; Donald Hebb and Synaptic Plasticity. Memories are Made of This: Mechanisms of Neuronal PlasticityCells and Circuits; Decreasing Synaptic Strength; Back to Systems and Behavior; Being and Timing; Development of Nervous Systems; Modules and Networks; 6 Sensorimotor Integration; Introduction; LeechNet; Computation and the Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex; Time and Time Again; The Segmental Swimming Oscillator; Modeling the Neuron; Concluding Remarks; 7 Concluding and Beyond; Afterword; Appendix: Anatomical and Physiological Techniques; Permanent Lesions; Reversible Lesions and Microlesions; Imagine Techniques. Gross Electrical and Magnetic RecordingSingle-Unit Recording; Anatomical Tract Tracing; Notes; Glossary; References; Index.
Series Title: Computational neuroscience.

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