Blueprint for an artificial brain

01/03/2013 06:41

by Staff Writers
Bielefeld, Germany (SPX) Feb 28, 2013

Scientists have long been dreaming about building a computer that would work like a brain. This is because a brain is far more energy-saving than a computer, it can learn by itself, and it doesn't need any programming. Privatdozent [senior lecturer] Dr. Andy Thomas from Bielefeld University's Faculty of Physics is experimenting with memristors - electronic microcomponents that imitate natural nerves. [Read more] ...