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Biological Cybernetics

, Volume 54, Issue 2, pp 99–106 | Cite as

On the stationary state of Kohonen's self-organizing sensory mapping

  • H. Ritter
  • K. Schulten
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Abstract

The stationary state of the self-organizing sensory mapping of Kohonen is investigated. For this purpose the equation for the stationary state is derived for the case of one-dimensional and two-dimensional mappings. The equation can be solved for special cases, including the general one-dimensional case, to yield an explicit expression for the local magnification factor of the map.

Keywords

Stationary State Explicit Expression Sensory Mapping Magnification Factor Local Magnification 
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© Springer-Verlag 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Ritter
    • 1
  • K. Schulten
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsTechnical University of MunichGarchingFederal Republic of Germany

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