C. elegans inspired NCP Networks

Hi folks,

i want to show you some interesting work from Ramin Hasani.

They extrated a generic neural circuit from C. elegans and worked with reinforcement learning to adjust the synapse weight between the neurons.

This is really amazing.

Here are some links:

Short Youtube clip about their work

Nature article
https://www.nature.com/articles/s42256-020-00237-3.epdf

Google Colab Code

Best regardes

Tom

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Thanks for this post, very interesting…

Because of this, i discovered probably well-known project, but for me big surprise.
Posting it here, thinking that maybe i am not only one.

The openworm project

Shortly in TED talk

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