The brain-cell mimic

December 1991
U.S. News & World Report;12/30/91-1/6/92, Vol. 111 Issue 27, p30
Reports that scientists at the California Institute of Technology and England's Oxford University have developed a silicon chip that mimics the characteristics of a human brain cell, or neuron. Details of the `silicon neuron'; The difference between the silicon neuron and conventional computer chips; The unique features of the silicon chip.


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