Blake Richards, PhD is Assistant Professor and Associate Fellow of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR). Author of the papers, “Toward deep learning with segregated dendrites” and “The Persistence and Transience of Memory,” Blake answers questions about how deep learning models can incorporate segregated dendrites, whether loss functions pertain to the neocortex and what it means to identify as a theoretical neuroscientist.
- Principles of Neural Science (textbook)
- Daniel Wolpert
- Konrad Kording
- Previous episodes of Interview with a Neuroscientist
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