Self-organized formation of topologically correct feature maps. (English) Zbl 0466.92002


92B05 General biology and biomathematics
68T05 Learning and adaptive systems in artificial intelligence
68U20 Simulation (MSC2010)
93A99 General systems theory
94C99 Circuits, networks
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