# Sigmoid function

## Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.

Review

2017

Review

2017

- ICML
- 2017

The purported “black box” nature of neural networks is a barrier to adoption in applications where interpretability is essential… (More)

Is this relevant?

Highly Cited

2011

Highly Cited

2011

- AISTATS
- 2011

Rectifying neurons are more biologically plausible than logistic sigmoid neurons, which are themselves more biologically… (More)

Is this relevant?

Highly Cited

2004

Highly Cited

2004

- 2004

We generalize a result of Gao and Xu [4] concerning the approximation of functions of bounded variation by linear combinations of… (More)

Is this relevant?

Highly Cited

2003

Highly Cited

2003

- 2003

The sigmoid kernel was quite popular for support vector machines due to its origin from neural networks. Although it is known… (More)

Is this relevant?

Highly Cited

2001

Highly Cited

2001

- 2001

Special attention must be paid to an efficient approximation of the sigmoid function in implementing FPGA-based reprogrammable… (More)

Is this relevant?

Highly Cited

1996

Highly Cited

1996

- J. Artif. Intell. Res.
- 1996

We develop a mean eld theory for sigmoid belief networks based on ideas from statistical mechanics. Our mean eld theory provides… (More)

Is this relevant?

Highly Cited

1995

Highly Cited

1995

- IWANN
- 1995

Sigmoid function is the most commonly known function used in feed forward neural networks because of its nonlinearity and the… (More)

Is this relevant?

Highly Cited

1993

Highly Cited

1993

- IEEE Trans. Information Theory
- 1993

Approximation properties of a class of artificial neural networks are established. It is shown that feedforward networks with one… (More)

Is this relevant?

Highly Cited

1989

Highly Cited

1989

- MCSS
- 1989

Abstr,,ct. In this paper we demonstrate that finite linear combinations of compositions of a fixed, univariate function and a set… (More)

Is this relevant?

Highly Cited

1989

Highly Cited

1989

- International Joint Conference on Neural…
- 1989

K.M. Hornik, M. Stinchcombe, and H. White (Univ. of California at San Diego, Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper, June 1988; to… (More)

Is this relevant?