Large Neural Network Simulations on Multiple Hardware Platforms

@article{Hammarlund1998LargeNN,
  title={Large Neural Network Simulations on Multiple Hardware Platforms},
  author={Per Hammarlund and {\"O}rjan Ekeberg},
  journal={Journal of Computational Neuroscience},
  year={1998},
  volume={5},
  pages={443-459}
}
To efficiently simulate very large networks of interconnected neurons, particular consideration has to be given to the computer architecture being used. This article presents techniques for implementing simulators for large neural networks on a number of different computer architectures. The neuronal simulation task and the computer architectures of interest are first characterized, and the potential bottlenecks are highlighted. Then we describe the experience gained from adapting an existing… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 35 extracted citations

Simulation of networks of spiking neurons: A review of tools and strategies

Journal of Computational Neuroscience • 2007
View 18 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Optimizing NEURON brain simulator with Remote Memory Access on distributed memory systems

2015 International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET) • 2015
View 9 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Phase Coupling and Control of Oxide-Based Oscillators for Neuromorphic Computing

IEEE Journal on Exploratory Solid-State Computational Devices and Circuits • 2015
View 1 Excerpt

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 38 references

Computer Architecture: A

JL Hennessy, DA Patterson
1995
View 4 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

SP2 System Architecture

IBM Systems Journal • 1995
View 3 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Communication algorithms for networks with connection delays

P Hammarlund
Hammarlund P, ed. Techniques for Efficient Parallel Scientific Computing. Royal Institute of Technology, • 1996
View 2 Excerpts

Designing and building parallel programs [Book Review]

IEEE Computational Science and Engineering • 1996
View 2 Excerpts

Large neural network simulations on multiple hardware platforms

T Wilhelmsson, A. Lansner
1996

A case for NOW ( Networks of Workstations )

TE Andersson, DE Culler, DA Patterson
IEEE Micro • 1995
View 1 Excerpt

Cortical columns in attractor models makes connectivity more biologically realistic

E en
Cortical Dynamics in Jerusalem: Proceedings of the Symposium on Experimental and Theoretical Issues in the Dynamics and Function of the Neocortex. The Hebrew • 1995

DA, and the NOW team (1995) A case for NOW (Networks of Workstations)

TE Andersson, DE Culler, Patterson
1995
View 2 Excerpts

Improving the realism of attractor models by using cortical columns as functional units

E en
Bower JM, ed. The Neurobiology of Computation: Proceedings of the Third Annual Computation and Neural Systems Conference • 1995

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…