Self-organizing memristive nanowire networks with structural plasticity emulate biological neuronal circuits

  title={Self-organizing memristive nanowire networks with structural plasticity emulate biological neuronal circuits},
  author={Gianluca Milano and Giacomo Pedretti and Matteo Fretto and Luca Boarino and Fabio Benfenati and Daniele Ielmini and I. I. Valov and Carlo Ricciardi},
Acting as artificial synapses, two-terminal memristive devices are considered fundamental building blocks for the realization of artificial neural networks. Organized into large arrays with a top-down approach, memristive devices in conventional crossbar architecture demonstrated the implementation of brain-inspired computing for supervised and unsupervised learning. Alternative way using unconventional systems consisting of many interacting nano-parts have been proposed for the realization of… 

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