08.10.15An international team led by EPFL scientists have completed a first draft computer reconstruction of a piece of the neocortex. The electrical behavior of the virtual brain tissue was simulated on supercomputers and found to match the behavior observed in a number of experiments on the brain. Further simulations revealed novel insights into the functioning of the neocortex. This first step towards…
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03.10.15At what event are more than 900 students joined by math-loving biologists, businessmen passionate about lake sciences and Swiss engineers at the pinnacle of Silicon Valley – with a musical backdrop of French comic opera and Irish rock? Why, Magistrale at EPFL of course.
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