Hearing Thinking

  • Jane Grant
  • John Matthias
  • Tim Hodgson
  • Eduardo Miranda
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5484)

Abstract

This paper describes early experiments, which attempt to reconfigure the sound of a breath using a network of artificial spiking cortical neurons. The connectivity of the network evolves according to a spike timing dependent plasticity algorithm and the instrument triggers grains of sound from recordings of the breath when any of the neurons fire.

Keywords

Cortical Neurons Granular Synthesis Synaptic Plasticity 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jane Grant
    • 1
  • John Matthias
    • 1
  • Tim Hodgson
    • 1
  • Eduardo Miranda
    • 1
  1. 1.Interdisciplinary Centre for Computer Music Research (ICCMR) Faculty of Arts and Faculty of TechnologyUniversity of PlymouthDrake CircusUK

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