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Brain-Inspired Computing

International Workshop, BrainComp 2013, Cetraro, Italy, July 8-11, 2013, Revised Selected Papers

  • Lucio Grandinetti
  • Thomas Lippert
  • Nicolai Petkov
Conference proceedings BrainComp 2013

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8603)

Also part of the Theoretical Computer Science and General Issues book sub series (LNTCS, volume 8603)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-X
  2. Brain Structure and Function - A Neuroscience Perspective

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Katrin Amunts, Oliver Bücker, Markus Axer
      Pages 3-14
    3. S. J. van Albada, S. Kunkel, A. Morrison, M. Diesmann
      Pages 22-32
  3. Computational Models and Brain-Inspired Computing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 33-33
    2. Antonio J. Rodríguez-Sánchez, Justus Piater
      Pages 51-62
    3. Kleanthis C. Neokleous, Marios N. Avraamides, Christos N. Schizas
      Pages 63-75
    4. George Azzopardi, Nicolai Petkov
      Pages 76-87
    5. Antonio Bandera, Pablo Bustos
      Pages 88-99
    6. Michael Biehl, Barbara Hammer, Thomas Villmann
      Pages 100-116
    7. Rebeca Marfil, Esther Antúnez, Fabián Arrebola, Antonio Bandera
      Pages 130-142
    8. Victor Lopez, Marçal Sola, Jesus Labarta
      Pages 143-156
  4. HPC and Visualization for Human Brain Simulations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 157-157
    2. Thomas Sterling, Maciej Brodowicz, Timur Gilmanov
      Pages 159-170
    3. Torsten Wolfgang Kuhlen, Bernd Hentschel
      Pages 171-183
    4. Juan B. Hernando, Carlos Duelo, Vicente Martin
      Pages 184-197
    5. Thomas Lippert, Boris Orth
      Pages 198-212

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed conference proceedings of the International Workshop on Brain-inspired Computing, BrainComp 2013, held in Cetraro, Italy, in July 2013. The 16 revised full papers were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions and cover topics such as brain structure and function as a neuroscience perspective, computational models and brain-inspired computing, HPC and visualization for human brain simulations.


brain models brain-inspired computing cognitive arcitectures computational models computational neuroscience high performance computing human brain simulations machine learning neural networks robotics saliency map simulation theory of cognition spiking neural network visualization

Editors and affiliations

  • Lucio Grandinetti
    • 1
  • Thomas Lippert
    • 2
  • Nicolai Petkov
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of EngineeringUniversity of CalabriaArcavacada di RendeItaly
  2. 2.Jülich Supercomputing CentreJülichGermany
  3. 3.Computing ScienceUniversity of Groningen Institute for Mathematics &GroningenThe Netherlands

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