IBM Research Computer Science Blog  

IBM computer scientists have been at the forefront of scientific and technological innovation across a broad range of research areas.  They have made pioneering contributions in artificial intelligence, high-speed processor design, computer architecture, natural language processing, programming languages, optimizing compilers, operating systems, storage systems, computer-supported cooperative work, databases, speech recognition, integer programming, and service-oriented architectures, to name a few.

 



IBM Research's Brain Chip    (up to IBM Research Computer Science Blog)

IBM Almaden researchers unveiled a powerful new postage-stamp size "neruosynaptic" chip delivering supercomputer performance using a process that mimics the human brain. The work was featured on the cover of Science.

 

Science cover featuring Almaden neurosynaptic chip

 

The technical paper is titled "A million spiking-neuron integrated circuit with a scalable communication network and interface"

IBM.COM has a high-level summary of the announcement and a great picture of Dharmendra Modha, IBM Fellow, holding a brain.

posted by Brent Hailpern on Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:34:02 -0400