Self-Organization, Emerging Properties, and Learning

This volume contains the proceedings of the workshop held in March 1990 at Austin, Texas on Self-Organization, Emerging Properties and Learning. The workshop was co-sponsored by NATO Scientific Affairs Division, Solvay Institutes of Physics and Chemistry, the University of Texas at Austin and IC2 In...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Babloyantz, Agnessa (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY Springer US 1991, 1991
Edition:1st ed. 1991
Series:Nato Science Series B:, Physics
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Spatio-Temporal Patterns and Network Computation
  • Application of Synergetics to Pattern Information and Pattern Recognition
  • Coupled Map Lattices : Abstract Dynamics and Models for Physical Systems
  • The Self-Organized Phase Attractive Dynamics of Coordination
  • Possible Neural Mechanisms of Feature Linking in the Visual System : Stimulus-Locked and Stimulus-Induced Synchronizations
  • A Model for Synchronous Activity in the Visual Cortex
  • Some Collective Phenomena in the Hippocampus In Vitro
  • Information Theory and Early Visual Information Processing
  • Deterministic Chaos in a Model of the Thalamo-cortical System
  • Chaos and Information Processing: Multifractal Attractors Mediating Perception and Cognition
  • Spontaneous Activity in a Large Neural Net: Between Chaos and Noise
  • Neural Learning Algorithms and their Applications in Robotics
  • Self-Organization of Spatial Representation and Arm Trajectory Controllers by Vector Associative Maps Energized by Cyclic Random Generators
  • Neural Darwinism and Selective Recognition Automata: How Selection Shapes Perceptual Categories
  • Asymptotic Behaviour of Neural Networks and Image Processing
  • Entropy and Learning
  • Molecular Evolution as a Complex Optimization Problem
  • A Nonthermodynamic Formalism for Biological Information Systems: Hierarchical Lacunarity in Partition Size of Intermittency
  • Collectively Self-Solving Problems
  • Imitation, Learning, and Communication: Central or Polarized Patterns in Collective Actions
  • Spectral Entropy as a Measure of Self-Organization in Transition Flows
  • Contributors