# Random Neural Networks with Negative and Positive Signals and Product Form Solution

@article{Gelenbe1989RandomNN, title={Random Neural Networks with Negative and Positive Signals and Product Form Solution}, author={Erol Gelenbe}, journal={Neural Computation}, year={1989}, volume={1}, pages={502-510} }

We introduce a new class of random neural networks in which signals are either negative or positive. A positive signal arriving at a neuron increases its total signal count or potential by one; a negative signal reduces it by one if the potential is positive, and has no effect if it is zero. When its potential is positive, a neuron fires, sending positive or negative signals at random intervals to neurons or to the outside. Positive signals represent excitatory signals and negative signals… Expand

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