Chapter 4. Circuit Assemblies

  1. Pentti O. Haikonen

Published Online: 19 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470517871.ch4

Robot Brains: Circuits and Systems for Conscious Machines

Robot Brains: Circuits and Systems for Conscious Machines

How to Cite

Haikonen, P. O. (2007) Circuit Assemblies, in Robot Brains: Circuits and Systems for Conscious Machines, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470517871.ch4

Author Information

  1. Nokia Research Center, Finland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 21 SEP 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470062043

Online ISBN: 9780470517871

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Keywords:

  • inhibit neuron group;
  • circuit assemblies;
  • voltage-to-single signal conversion;
  • ‘Winner-Takes-All’ (WTA) circuit;
  • ‘Accept-and-Hold’ (AH) circuit;
  • synaptic partitioning;
  • serial-to-parallel transformation;
  • associative predictors and sequencers;
  • timing circuits and recognition of rhythms

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The associative neuron group

  • The inhibit neuron group

  • Voltage-to-single signal (V/SS) conversion

  • Single signal-to-voltage (SS/V) conversion

  • The ‘Winner-Takes-All’ (WTA) circuit

  • The ‘Accept-and-Hold’ (AH) circuit

  • Synaptic partitioning

  • Serial-to-parallel transformation

  • Parallel-to-serial transformation

  • Associative Predictors and Sequencers

  • Timing circuits

  • Timed sequence circuits

  • Change direction detection