Computation in Neuromorphic Analog VLSI Systems

  • Giacomo Indiveri
Part of the Perspectives in Neural Computing book series (PERSPECT.NEURAL)


In this paper we present an overview of basic neuromorphic analog circuits that are typically used as building blocks for more complex neuromorphic systems. We present the main principles used by the neuromorphic engineering community and describe, as case example, a neuromorphic VLSI system for modeling selective visual attention.


Excitatory Synapse Very Large Scale Integration Outer Plexiform Layer Synaptic Circuit Input Spike Train 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giacomo Indiveri
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  1. 1.Institute of NeuroinformaticsUniversity/ETH ZurichZürichSwitzerland

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