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Christopher M. Bishop

Christopher M. Bishop is

Assistant Director at Microsoft Research, Cambridge, and Professor of

Computer Science at the University of Edinburgh.

Titles by This Editor

Most practical applications of artificial neural networks are based on a computational model involving the propagation of continuous variables from one processing unit to the next. In recent years, data from neurobiological experiments have made it increasingly clear that biological neural networks, which communicate through pulses, use the timing of the pulses to transmit information and perform computation.