A Computational Model for the Insect Brain

@inproceedings{Arena2014ACM,
  title={A Computational Model for the Insect Brain},
  author={Paolo Arena and Luca Patan{\'e} and Pietro Savio Termini},
  booktitle={Spatial Temporal Patterns for Action-Oriented Perception in Roving Robots II},
  year={2014}
}
As seen in the Chap. 1, the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster is an extremely interesting insect because it shows a wealth of complex behaviors, despite its small brain. Nowadays genetic techniques allow to knock out the function of defined parts or genes in the Drosophila brain. Together with specific mutants which show similar defects in those parts or genes, hypothesis about the functions of every single brain part can be drawn. Based upon the results reported in the Chap. 1, a computational… 
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