Capacity of the brain

Claes Frisk Claes.Frisk at
Mon Aug 30 06:07:42 EST 1999

Are there any reasonable estimations of the capacity(speed, memory,...) of
the brain in computer terms?
I realize that the two can't be directly compared, but I guess that it's
been done a number of times anyway.


Claes Frisk
Department of Clinical Neuroscience
Karolinska Institutet
+46 8 517 71728
Claes.Frisk at

"It is not the strongest of the species that survives,
nor the most intelligent,
but the ones most responsive to change."

Charles Darwin

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