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Collective Computation With Continuous Variables

Hopfield, J. J. and Tank, D. W. (1986) Collective Computation With Continuous Variables. In: Disordered Systems and Biological Organization. NATO ASI Series. No.20. Springer Berlin Heidelberg , Berlin, Heidelberg, pp. 155-170. ISBN 9783642826597.

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The model on which collective computation in neural networks was originally shown to produce a content addressable memory was based on neurons with two discrete states (1) (or levels of activity) which might be thought of as “0” and “1”. That model involved an asynchronous updating of the state of each neuron, and could be closely related to aspects of magnetic Ising systems. The role of exchange in the magnetic system is played by the connections between the neurons in the biological system.

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Subject Keywords:Energy Function; Travel Salesman Problem; Spin Glass; Graph Link; Steep Descent Path
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