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Cognitive Aging as Interplay between Hebbian Learning and Criticality

@article{Dasgupta2014CognitiveAA,
  title={Cognitive Aging as Interplay between Hebbian Learning and Criticality},
  author={Sakyasingha Dasgupta},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2014},
  volume={abs/1402.0836}
}
Cognitive ageing seems to be a story of global degradation. As one ages there are a number of physical, chemical and biological changes that take place. Therefore it is logical to assume that the brain is no exception to this phenomenon. The principle purpose of this project is to use models of neural dynamics and learning based on the underlying principle of self-organised criticality, to account for the age related cognitive effects. In this regard learning in neural networks can serve as a… 

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