The 9th RIEC International Symposium on Brain Functions and Brain Computer

December 5, 2020
Virtual Symposium

Technical Program
Dec. 5
9:00-9:05 Opening Remarks (On-demand Video)
A. Hirano-Iwata (Tohoku Univ., Japan)
9:05-12:00 --- General Session (Invited Talks, On-demand Video) ---
[GS-1] Towards holistic brain-like neural network approach to pattern recognition: unsupervised representation learning
P. Herman, N. B. Ravichandran, A. Lansner (KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden)
[GS-2] The error scaling of spike-timing/sequence codes
W. Nicola, C. Clopath (Univ. Calgary, Canada)
[GS-3] Spiking neural signal processing with real-time hardware execution
J. Madrenas, M. Zapata, C. Bonfanti, A. Caruso, J. Á. Oltra, B. Vallejo, S. Moriya, S. Sato (Polytechn. Univ. Catalonia, Spain)
[GS-4] CMOS analog neural circuit for edge computing
S. Sato, Y. Tamura, S. Moriya, H. Yamamoto, M. Sakuraba, Y. Horio, J. Madrenas (RIEC, Tohoku Univ., Japan)
[GS-5] Physical reservoir computing in neural-network hardware history: Dynamics features of spin-wave and optical reservoirs
A. Hirose, R. Nakane, J. B. Héroux, T. Yamane, H. Numata, D. Nakano, G. Tanaka (Univ. Tokyo, Japan)
[GS-6] Reservoir computing based on pseudo-billiard dynamics in hypercube and its applications
Y. Katori (Future Univ. Hakodate, Japan)
[GS-7] A performance evaluation of deep neural networks training with noisy labels under the limit of the cost increases by group-teaching algorithm
T. Samura, K. Tadamura (Yamaguchi Univ., Japan)
[GS-8] Dynamic tuning of axonal excitability in the hippocampus
H. Kamiya (Hokkaido Univ., Japan)
[GS-9] Artificial cell membrane as a drug screening platform for ion channel proteins
A. Hirano-Iwata (Tohoku Univ., Japan)
[GS-10] Two-photon calcium imaging in the motor cortex of non-human primates during movement tasks
Y. Masamizu, T. Ebina, M. Matsuzaki (RIKEN, Japan)
[GS-11] Tuning the richness of spontaneous activity patterns in neuronal cultures through engineering
M. Montalá, E. Estévez-Priego, S. Faci-Lázaro, J. Gómez-Gardeñes, A.-A. Ludl, J. Soriano-Fradera (Univ. Barcelona, Spain)
[GS-12] Ultrasoft silicone gel as a biomimetic scaffold for culturing neuronal networks in vitro
H. Yamamoto, T. Sumi, A. Hirano-Iwata, S. Sato (Tohoku Univ., Japan)
10:00-12:00 --- Q & A Session for Invited Talks (Chat) ---
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch Break
--- Special Session (Invited Talks, Zoom Meeting, Chair: Y. Horio) ---
"The 2nd International Symposium on Designing the Human-Centric IoT Society"
13:00- 13:05 [TS-1] Introduction
Y. Horio (Tohoku Univ., Japan)
13:05- 13:30 [TS-2] Incorporating cognitive process into computational motor control models
---Towards an understanding of cognitive factors in executing motor skills ---
Y. Sakaguchi (Univ. Electro-Commun., Japan)
13:30- 13:55 [TS-3] Nanoelectronics technology for the sustainable planet
M. Yamaguchi (Tokyo Electron Ltd., Japan)
13:55- 14:20 [TS-4] Design-centered AI governance
Y.-H. Weng (Tohoku Univ., Japan)
14:20- 14:45 [TS-5] Externalism of mind: integrated system of human and machine
Y. Murakami (Rikkyo Univ., Japan)
Break (15 min)
15:00- 17:00 --- Poster Session (Interactive Discussion, Zoom Meeting) ---
[ID-1] Brain-like unsupervised feature pooling using spatially jitterred samples
T. Shinozaki (NICT, Japan)
[ID-2] Digital implement of 3-layered neural networks with stochastic activation, shunting inhibition, and a dual-rail backpropagation
Y. Sasaki, K. Nishida, M. Akai-Kasaya, T. Asai (Hokkaido Univ., Japan)
[ID-3] Application analysis to a reservoir computing scheme by assisting nonlinear response with simple external control
S. Kan, K. Nakajima, T. Asai, M. Akai-Kasaya (Hokkaido Univ., Japan)
[ID-4] Reservoir computing properties in spiking neural network models with modular topology
T. Sumi, H. Yamamoto, S. Moriya, T. Takemuro, S. Sato, A. Hirano-Iwata (Tohoku Univ., Japan)
[ID-5] (retracted)
[ID-6] Estimation of neural dynamics with particle Markov chain Monte Carlo
H. Inoue, K. Hukushima, T. Omori (Kobe Univ., Japan)
[ID-7] Influence of extracellular electric fields on network model of neocortical neural circuits
N. Matsumoto, T. Omori (Kobe Univ., Japan)
[ID-8] Extracellular stimulation of a target neuron in a micropatterned neuronal circuit using a pair of needle electrodes
K. Hattori, M. Ishida, H. Takahashi, S. Oguma, H. Yamamoto, A. Hirano-Iwata, T. Tanii (Waseda Univ., Japan)
[ID-9] Microcontact printing of extracellular matrix proteins for neuronal patterning on high-density multielectrode arrays
Y. Sato, H. Yamamoto, T. Takemuro, T. Sumi, T. Konno, S. Sato, A. Hirano-Iwata (Tohoku Univ., Japan)
[ID-10] Beyond the division∼to reach our new steps
Y. Kikuchi, T. Takemuro, M. Ono, G. Takamim, S. Otomo, Z. Ni (Tohoku Univ., Japan)
[ID-11] The state of the design of a human-centered information terminal
D. Oguchi, Y. Kanke, M. Chiba, A. Saita, K. Kudou, Y. Sakamoto (Tohoku Univ., Japan)
[ID-12] Proposals for new AI and human concepts
A. Fujimoto, D. Choi, M. Inoue, R. Takahashi, S. Moribe, Y. Asakawa (Tohoku Univ., Japan)
[ID-13] A new normal lifestyle with mobile housing
T. Nara, S. Tanaka, S. Kumagai, Y. Sato, K. Fukuda (Tohoku Univ., Japan)
17:00 - 17:10 Closing Remarks
Y. Horio, S. Sato (Tohoku Univ.)
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