On 2 Sep 2001 17:46:41 +0100, rcb5 at msn.com ("Ron Blue") wrote:
>> It is really not appropriate to ask what its "task" is. That would be
>> like asking what the task of a particular "flip-flop" element in the
>> internal logic of CPU storage register is.
>>The task of the CPU is store bits at particular memory map locations.
>>The task of the neuron is to store holographic wavelet interference patterns
>at particular memory map brain locations formed by reciprocal associative
>weighted memory histories. The correlational opponent processing results in
>a fuzzy creative self organization causing unexpected answers.
>>> Its task is to use its
>> biochemical and biochemical machinery to process information. One
>> real difference between neurons and electronic computational elements
>> is that neurons tend to change their properties as a result of the
>> information processing they do -- they show plasticity.