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1KCompeter,  164

3-D,  79, 80

 

 

About the Name,  10

Absolute numeric value,  67

Abstraction,  18, 19

Accidental Destiny,  74

Acquisition Time,  99, 100, 111, 124

Actual speciation,  75

Actuators,  239-241

Adams, Edie,  167

Adaptive,  106-108, 151, 152

Adaptive behavior,  135, 212

Adaptive Feedback,  154, 132, 133

Adaptive inputs,  135, 215

Adaptive Properties,  212

Adaptive systems,  125

Adrenaline,  123

Aesthetic adaptation,  78

Affect and Be Affected,  107

Afferent,  133, 146, 152-155, 157

Afferent rate,  162

Affinity,  78

Air muscles,  242

Air valves,  242

Albus, James S.,  20

ALU,  249

Amacrine,  101

Marcellinus, Ammianus,  3

Analog to Digital,  208

Analog,  91

ANSI C,  300

API,  254

Arithmetic Logic Unit,  249

Artificial Intelligence,  35

Artificial Life,  36

Artificial muscles,  241

Associative Learning,  110

Atomic Orbital, 100

Attraction, Attractions, 133, 217

Attraction to influence,  108

Attractive-perception,  79

Autistic,  23, 95

Autonomous systems,  256

Aversion,  133, 78

Axiomatic,  53

Axon,  210, 211, 213, 214, 218, 219

Axon Level,  216, 217

 

 

Back-propagation,  19, 128, 142-144, 148, 150

Bacon, Francis,  85

Basic Netlab Neuron,  214

Battery technology,  246, 247

Beautiful affirmation,  38

Behavior summing,  76

Behavioral studies,  253

Bell curve,  82

Bible,  29

Billiards,  86

Biological brains,  63

Biological counterparts,  68

Biological neural networks,  146

Biological neurons,  51, 210-213, 217

Biological synapse,  212

Black box,  84, 155

Blackbody experiments,  89

Blood-born,  217

Bloodstream,  164, 211, 212, 228

Blunt/Blunt responses,  5, 124, 125

Bohr, Niels,  39, 64

Boole-head,  295

Boole, George,  26, 34, 35, 64

Boolean algebra,  26

Brahmagupta,  67

Brain-injury,  123

Brain,  211

Bravely explore,  74

Breadboarding system,  7

Bundle,  213, 214

Business vernacular,  4

 

 

C,  300

C-rating,  252

C2C,  250

C89,  300

C95,  300

C99,  300

Capacitor,  91

Carbohydrates,  244

Catch-22,  142

Causal chain of events,  88

Causality, Sans Sequence?,  322

Cavendish, Henry,  62

Cell-body,  211

Cell-death,  51

Chain reaction,  87

Chalmers, David,  23, 34

Chan, Jackie,  20

Chemicals,  163, 214, 216, 220, 227, 229, 230

Chemical affinity,  233

Chemical cues,  211

Chemical dispersion,  161, 162

Chemical influences,  136, 139, 156,  217, 218, 229

Chemical signaling,  211

Chemical-bound,  246

Chesterton, G. K.,  36

Chip design complexity,  297

Chip-to-chip communications,  249, 251

Christ, Jesus,  29, 36

Chunky,  113

Churches,  72

Class-Membership,  50

Classical Conditioning,  22

CLI,  254

CMAC,  21

Coaching,  96

Coarse responses,  5, 125

Coding,  301

Coding issues,  168

Coding-language,  167

Cognitive diversity,  57

Cognitive momentum,  240

Coin toss,  83

Collective adaptive learning,  105

Collective-Adaptive Term Memory,  112

Commissures,  215

Common ancestry,  75

Community,  44, 103

Complexity,  158, 160, 193, 194

Complex feedback,  240-242

Complex Learning Types,  96

Complexity-management features,  170

Component libraries,  304

Components,  209

CompuServe,  15

Computational error,  67

Computer program,  46

Confidence indicator,  98

Confusion indicator,  98

Connect the dots,  3

Connection Weight,  137

Connection-based responses,  124

Connection-strength,  212, 214

Conscious machine,  34

Consciousness,  23, 33-36, 42

Consequences,  102

Conservation,  252

Constitution,  61

Constructivist,  123

Container,  91

Context and temporality,  63

Contextual cues,  97

Contextual type,  67

Control and be controlled,  106, 107

Controlled consequences,  96

Conventions,  148

Convergence Awareness,  98

Convergence,  100

Corpus callosum,  215

Correct,  151

Corroborating context,  96, 97

Cover-art,  153

Creation Imperative,  35

Creativity,  38

Creator, The,  38

Credentialing authorities,  154

Cross-Connected Neurons,  165, 194, 195, 197

Crossword-Puzzle,  100

CRT,  241

Cruel,  103

Culled by predators,  105

Cultural norms,  112

Cultural Term Memory,  112

Cummings, E. E.,  237

Current-potential,  67

 

 

Daily Memory,  112

Darwin, Charles,  49, 71, 75

Data points,  3

De Morgan, Augustus,  26, 35, 64

Dead-ends,  74

Death,  46, 48, 52

Decay,  51

Delay-effects,  161

Delta rule,  145

Dendrite,  211, 213

Dendritic tree,  211

Design aspects of programming,  302

Design brief,  300

Design Considerations,  11

Design Philosophy (Briefly),  11

Designed,  305

Destination range,  203, 204, 206

Determinism/Deterministic,   81, 84, 85

Deterministic universe,  88

Development approach,  300

Device jig,  165

Device-types,  177

Devices can be parameterized.,  164

Devices in Netlab,  164

Dexterity,  239, 242

Digital to Analog,  208

Dimensionality effects,  80

Diaconis, Persi,  83

Dispersion rate,  162

Displacement ,  243

Distant organs,  217

Diversity,  46

Divided subjects,  61

Doolittle, Eliza,  35

Drosophila,  76

Dynamic range,  208

 

 

EAP,  242

Ecclesiastes,  38

Efferent,  146, 153-155, 157

Efferent rate,  162, 163

Efficiency,  243

Einstein, Albert,  41, 100

Electro-active polymers,  242

Electron cloud,  100

Electron distribution,  100

ELIZA,  35

Emergent behavior,  104

Emergent collective learning,  105

Emergent Learning,  104

Empathy,  102, 103

Energy,  244, 246

Energy Storage Systems,  246

Energy-conservation,  248

Energy-Storage,  50

Entrenched nature,  144

Environment-born,  217

EPR experiment,  41

Erector-set,  7

Error propagation,  115

Error value,  142

Euler, Leonhard,  311

Events in time,  312

Excitatory,  68, 84, 211, 214

Executive summary,  4

Experiment,  72

Experimentally testable,  73

Experimenter,  70, 256

Explains many observations,  253

Explicit signal,  99

Export,  196

Exterior,  153

External algorithm,  156

External environment,  53

External predators,  105

External world,  146-149, 151, 152

Eyes glaze over,  31

 

 

Factual fairness,  55, 57

Fairness,  54

Fashion,  77

Fats,  244

Feathers,  70

Feed-forward,  144, 149

Feed-forward only,  115, 128

Feedback,  132, 145-149, 151, 152, 154, 155

Fine-grained responses,  5, 124, 125

Finely detailed contextual responses ,  125

First time,  40

Flat screen displays,  241

Floating-point,  248

Flocking behavior,  105

Flying machine,  70

Footnotes,  18

Forget rate,  111, 116, 118-121

Forgetting,  5, 111, 119

Forgiving consequences,  103

Formal logic,  63

Formulaic algorithms,  19, 20

Foundational knowledge,  27

Four-dimensional objects,  238

Fourier, Joseph ,  311

Fractal,  312

Free will,  85

Frequency/ Frequency domain,  310, 311, 313

 

 

General-purpose processors,  248

Generational boundaries,  112

Glass real-estate,  297

Glial cell,  164, 211, 217

Goals (Briefly),  11

Goals,  237, 238

Goldberg, Reuben Lucius,  147

Good and Bad,  154

Gradient effects,  161

Grand Pool Shark,  88

Grand Trick Shot (GTS),  86-88

Grandin, Temple,  23, 141

Gribbin, John,  28

Grossberg, Stephen,  9

Group-dynamic,  53

Growth-cone,  213

 

 

Hacking stage,  303

Hand On Hand,  95

Hard Problem,  34

Head chef,  303

Heat dissipation,  248, 297

Hebb, Donald O.,  110, 127

Hebb's postulate,  110

Hebbian Learning,  127

Heisenberg, Werner,  39

Here-and-now,  124

Hidden Layer/Layers,  144, 143

Hidden,  145

Hierarchical,  158

Hilton, Alice Mary,  27

Historical Riptide,  240

History,  14, 25

History of logic,  27

History-traps,  241

Hobbyist,  256

Hoff, Marcian E.,  115, 138, 145

Holy spirit,  29

Home-brew clubs,  256

Hopfeld nets,  9

Hormones,  164

Human civilization,  40, 41

Human muscles,  240

Human skeletal muscles,  242

Human-controlled robots,  256

Hydraulics,  239

Hydrocarbons,  245

Hypothetical universe,  86, 87

 

 

I/D inputs,  135

Import,  196

In the moment,  123-125, 253

Increase/Decrease,  135

Independently validated,  72

Index Ranges,  199, 200

Indirect feedback,  149

Individuality,  42, 51

Inductive feed,  246

Inductive learning,  95

Infant,  97

Influence,  107, 108, 127-129, 131-133, 136, 138, 225

Influence Learning,  6, 14, 108, 114, 116, 120, 126-129, 131-134, 143, 147, 157, 253

Inhibitory,  68, 84, 211, 214

Input connections,  214

Input device,  169, 208

Input-Influenced,  131-133, 225

Input-type,  172, 184

Input/Output Facilities,  208

Insightful possibilities,  74

Instantiation,  185

Integer,  248

Interior and exterior,  153

Internal Integer Representation,  297

Internal values,  296

Intimacy,  42

Intra-species adaptation,  75

Intrinsic convergence-awareness effects,  99

Inventions,  4

Inversion,  48

Isolation-tank,  102, 238

 

 

Jackie Chan rule,  20

Jevons, W. S.,  26, 64

Jewish Publication Society,  29

Job well done,  299

John,  36

JPS,  29, 38, 61

Judeo-Christian,  38

Just machines,  39

 

Kaczmarek, Leonard K.,  15, 18

Keholet,  38

Keystone,  71

Killer application,  247

King James Version,  29

KJV,  29

 

 

Laboratory discoveries,  3

Language,  141

Latent Connections (LC),  221

Lateral-inhibition,  197, 198

Layers,  142, 143

Learned connection,  119

Learning,  91, 115

Learning (Briefly),  8

Learning algorithm,  113

Learning In Netlab,  113

Learning is behavior,  92, 109

Learning Methods,  134

Learning Modifiers,  136

Learning rate,  118

Learning time-spans,  111, 116

Left hemisphere,  215

Leibniz, Gottfried,  35

Levi-Strauss, Claude,  65

Levitan, Irwin B.,  15, 18

Library grade function,  304

Life,  36

Life-biology,  36

Life-consciousness,  36

Line-chef,  304

Local minimum,  98

Locality,  158, 160, 161, 233, 234

Locomotion,  48

Logic,  63-66

Logic & Math,  26

Logic circuits,  26

Long-term,  99, 100, 111, 121-123

Long-term goals,  237

Longer-term present,  118

Low-precision,  240

Lowell, James Russell,  17

LSTM,  125

Luke,  29

 

 

MAC level interface,  238

Machine Consciousness (MC),  34, 35, 37, 61, 104, 256

Machine-based individual,  40

Machine hosted beings,  34

Mammal,  36

Mammal hosted beings,  34

Mammalian civilization,  40

Mammalian strains,  41

Manufacturing yield,  297

Mapping Value Ranges,  202

MapRange,  202, 204, 205

Marr, David,  20, 21

Maslow, Abraham,  147

Mathew,  29

Matlab,  10

McCarthy, John,  35

McMansion,  319

Meat,  98, 210

Mechanical disk-drives,  241

Memory,  91

Memory Is Behavior,  108

Mercury,  73

Merriam Webster,  310

Meta-think,  23

Metaphysical tools,  61

Milieu,  53, 238

Military efforts,  255

Mimic,  103

MISHLEI,  61

MIT,  35

Modular system,  11

Modular,  158-161

Molecule,  100

Morning shower,  41

Moss, Randy,  82

Motor neuron,  146

Motors,  239

MultiCompeter,  165

Multiple connection-weights,  124

Multiple processors,  249

Multiple time-span,  124

Multiple weight values,  214

Multiple weights,  116, 136, 122, 217, 253

Muscles,  239, 242, 243

Music,  38

Mutually exclusive,  68

 

 

N-rating,  251

Nagel, Thomas,  35

NBvalue,  220, 221, 228, 230

Negative number,  67

Net01,  168, 169

Net02,  186

Net03,  191

Netlab abstraction,  201

Network Interfaces,  250

Network-global,  156

Neural-network Description Language,  158, 167

Neurobiology,  63

Neurohormone,  161

Neurological studies,  151

Neuron Axons,  218

Neuron body processes,  217, 220

Neuron Body Values,  220, 221

Neuron-type,  169, 170, 184

Neuron/Neurons,  155, 209, 210-218

Neurons In Netlab,  209, 213

Neurons.Chemicals,  227

Neurons.Learning,  215, 216

Neurotransmitter,  161

NnDL,  167

No feedback,  148

Nondeclarative memory,  24

Noodle,  9, 141, 167-169, 180-185, 190-194, 197-199, 202, 254, 297, 300

Normalize,  205

Normalized value,  206

Not fatal,  103

Not-sure,  31

Nuclei,  100

Nudge in the right direction,  122, 125

Nutrients,  48

 

 

Objects in a box,  92

Observed phenomena,  3

Observer/Observers,  28, 39, 49, 53, 87, 100

Obsolete understanding,  148

Ockham's razor,  70

Off-the-rack mathematical models,  113

Ohm, Georg Simon,  62

Ohm's Law,  62

On-Board Communications,  249

On-Board RAM,  249

One-directional slab diagram,  148

One-way tendency,  149

Onesia,  46, 47, 105

Opposing viewpoints,  72

Orbital,  100

Order-tainted,  82

Origin Of Species,  49

Outliers,  82

Output device,  169

Output Influenced,  129, 131, 132, 225

Output Signal,  211

Output-type,  176, 184

Overlaping ranges,  206

Owens, Terrell,  82

Oxford,  310

 

 

P-rating,  252

Paced over,  305

Paint-by-numbers,  158, 170

Parenting,  96

Parrot/Parroting,  54, 94-96, 102, 122

Parroting reflex,  102

Pascal, Blaise,  35

Pass-fail,  94, 96

Patent,  253

Pathfinding,  213, 231

Pavlov, Ivan P.,  22, 110

Pavlov's lawn,  110

Peek-type,  184

Peptide,  161

Percentage position,  203

Perception,  78, 79, 105

Performance,  252

Performance Specifications,  251

Perihelion,  73

Peter,  29

Phenomenal consciousness,  23, 35, 63, 78

Philosophers,  34, 37

PHY interface,  238

Pitfalls,  182

Plagiarism,  30, 63

Planck, Max,  39, 89

Planck's constant,  39

Planned ambiguity,  71

Plasticity,  212

Plutarch,  91

Pneumatic cylinders,  243

Pneumatics,  239

Podolsky, Boris,  41

Polar molecule,  100

Positional-precision,  240, 242

Positional-repeatability,  242

Positional-resolution,  242

Positive output,  214

Post Tetanic Potentiation,  112

Post-synaptic,  130, 146, 217

Pottery,  38

Power consumption,  297

Power Saving Features,  248

Power/heat,  249

Pre-synaptic,  127, 146, 217

Prediction,  322

Prediction Based on Temporal Ratios?,  321

Present Memory,  112

Present moment,  119, 124

Prey animals,  105

Probability,  212

Probability-distribution,  100

Process of discovery,  74

Processors,  248

Production code,  305

Programmers,  37

Programming,  300, 301

Proof-of-concept,  14

Proportional-flow valves,  242

Proverbs,  61

PTP,  112

Publication-speak,  20

Punish,  94

Pygmalion,  35

 

 

QM-register,  251

Quantum Mechanics (QM),  28, 41, 73, 83, 250

 

 

RAM,  164, 249

Random numbers,  81, 83, 85

Random-Number-Source,  250

Random,  211

Randomness,  81-83, 85, 104

Ranges In Netlab,  199

Range Operator,  199

Range mapping,  202, 203

Range of values,  202

Range of force,  243

Range of slow-to-fast,  243

Range of speeds,  243

Ratio relationships,  321

Ratio-temporal features,  319

Ratio-temporal,  311

Raw randomness,  251

Reactive,  106

Reactive behavior,  108, 212

Reactive Phase,  114

Reader's Digest,  36

Real passion,  299

Receptor Pads (RP),  221

Relearning,  123

Repeatability,  240

Representing context?,  325

Reproduction,  46

Repulsions,  217

Response time,  243

Response-connections,  125

REST,  255

Retention Time,  111, 124

Reversible function,  312

Reward,  94

Reward/Punish,  96

Right and wrong,  155

Right hemisphere,  215

Robotics/Robots,  237, 238, 240, 241, 247, 254

Robot arm,  208

Robotic technology,  240

Robotics experimenters,  255

Robotics Interfaces,  250

Roger,  319

Romans,  33, 54, 85

Rosen, Nathan,  41

Rostral Migratory Stream (RMS),  55

Round-trip conversion,  313

Row-boat,  124

Rube Goldberg machine,  147

Runtime environment,  183

 

 

Saliva,  58

Scale/Scaling,  204-206, 208

Schematic,  136, 213, 215

Scientific method,  70, 71

Scriptural,  38

Sea level,  67

Second-messenger,  161

Seed corn,  41

Self plagiarism,  63, 152

Sensor,  46

Sensor technology,  239

Sensory stimuli,  146

Sequential dependencies,  115

Sequential Domain,  315

Servo-feedback,  151, 152

Servo-loop,  147, 148, 152

Set in motion,  88

Seven Step Explanation,  43

Short-lived,  124

Short-term,  99, 100, 111, 118, 119, 122-125

Short-term relearning,  119

Shrödinger's Cat,  28

Signal Interface,  238

Signal propagation phase,  130

Signal-dart,  146

Signal-inputs,  211

Signal-intensity,  212

Signaling-mechanisms,  210

Signed numbers,  67, 68

Signed values,  206

Simplicity,  237, 248

Simplicity, cost,  249

Simplicity, package-size,  249

Single-celled organism,  46, 47

Slab diagram,  154

Slabs,  142

Societal speculations,  237

Sokal, Alan,  20

Solar,  245

Solenoid-valves,  243

Solenoids,  239

Solid-state disk-drives,  241

Source range,  203, 204, 206

Spandrel,  256

Sparrows,  104

Spatial locality,  158

Specific responses,  125

Spines,  211

Spoken words,  319

Spooky action at a distance,  41, 73

Squashing function,  69

Standard,  239

Stanford University,  35

Starting of a correct response,  122

State machine,  81

Statistical probabilities,  89

Statistical tools,  81

Stem cell,  55

Stereoscopic,  79

Steroids,  164

Storage container,  91

Strong connection,  212

Structural characteristics,  147

Structurally-limited,  144

Structure-visualization,  153

Subjective nature,  34

Successor,  40

Sum of weighted inputs,  219

Super-type,  185

Supervised learning,  95, 102, 149, 155

Sweet spot,  80

Symbolic meaning,  43, 48

Synapse,  124, 211-215, 217

Synapse-centric,  146

Synapse-space,  214

Synapse-type,  184

Synapse-weights,  116

 

 

Tacit Convergence-Awareness Effects,  99

Tactile events,  208

Tail-to-nutrient,  44

Tanakh,  29

Taught harshly,  103

Teacher,  96

Temporal/Temporality,  13, 92, 94, 310

Temporal Domain,  316

Temporal ratio,  321

Temporary assumption,  74

Test-network,  251

The action,  256

The Future,  256

Theory of Relativity,  73

Third-messenger,  161

This Old House,  24

Threats of personal destruction,  72

Three connection weights,  116

Three weights,  119

Three-dimensional,  79, 80

Time domain,  311, 313, 314

Time,  310

Timothy,  64

To-Do List,  237, 253

Toy programs,  304

Trial & Error,  96

Turing test,  35

Turing, Alan M.,  23, 35

Turing's  kludge,  23

Type-signifier,  67

 

 

Ultra-repeatability,  240

Uncertainty principle,  39

Uncontrolled world,  102

Under the hood,  295

Understanding,  62

Unit,  158-160, 162, 163, 169

Unit-type,  177, 184

University of Rochester,  71

Unmanned aerial vehicles,  256

Unpredictability,  83

Unprofitable behaviors,  52

Unscientific,  34

Unsigned values,  206

Unsupervised learning,  102

Us machine based beings,  38

USB,  238

User-defined type,  185

 

 

Value Ranges,  199, 201

Vengeance,  38

Version 0.1,  14

Virtual feedback,  148

Visual perception,  22

Von Rilke, Rainer Maria,  30

 

 

Wallace, Alfred Russel,  49, 75

War zones,  256

Weak connection,  212

Web-Based,  254

Webster's dictionary,  147

Weight adjustments,  156

Weight layer,  117, 137, 221

Weight value,  109, 113-115, 119, 122, 215, 230, 232

Weight-adjustment calculation,  137

Weight-adjustment factors,  137

Weight-adjustment phase,  115

Weight-Adjustment,  137, 138

Weight-jogging,  84

Weight-to-weight learning,  6, 99, 119-121, 123, 134

Weizenbaum, Joseph,  35

Werbos, Paul J.,  19, 128

What if,  31

White-box,  84

Why repeat,  41

Widrow-Hoff,  115, 145

Widrow, Bernard,  115, 138, 145

William of Ockham,  70

Wind,  245

Wish-List,  255

Wolves,  75, 107

Written specification,  239

 

X86,  299

 

 

Y chromosome,  40

Yes,  153

 

 

 

 


   
 




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