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Emergent activation functions from a stochastic bit stream neuron

Daalen, M., Kosel, T., Jeavons, P. and Shawe-Taylor, J. (1994) Emergent activation functions from a stochastic bit stream neuron Electronics Letters, 30, (4), pp. 331-333.

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In this paper we present the results of experimental work that demonstrates the generation of linear and sigmoid activation functions in a digital stochastic bit-stream neuron. These activation functions are generated by a stochastic process and require no additional hardware, allowing the design of an individual neuron to be extremely compact.

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Published date: February 1994
Organisations: Electronics & Computer Science


Local EPrints ID: 259815
ISSN: 0013-5194
PURE UUID: 2b59eded-157c-4d89-b87f-10cc047a3779

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Date deposited: 24 Aug 2004
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 09:19

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Author: M. Daalen
Author: T. Kosel
Author: P. Jeavons
Author: J. Shawe-Taylor

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