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October 05, 2007

UC Berkeley's RAD Lab and IBM

 RAD Lab

From left to right, Prof. Anthony Joseph (a RAD Lab P.I.), Dr. Jean Paul Jacob (IBM Research, Emeritus, IBM/Berkeley Campus Relationship Manager), Prof. Dave Patterson (creator and Director of RAD Lab), Dr. Jai Menon (IBM Fellow, VP Technical Strategy, Vice-Chair IBM Academy of Technology) and Dr. Dharmendra Modha (IBM Research Mgr. of Cognitive Computing and Berkeley PhD Recruiting Manager for IBM).

Last month, I had the privillege of visiting UC Berkeley's RAD Lab on behalf of IBM which is an Affliate Member of the lab.

October 02, 2007

A Proposal for a Decade of the Mind Initiative

A few weeks back, we published a letter in Science proposing the Decade of the Mind initiative.

James S. Albus, George A. Bekey, John H. Holland, Nancy G. Kanwisher, Jeffrey L. Krichmar, Mortimer Mishkin, Dharmendra S. Modha, Marcus E. Raichle, Gordon M. Shepherd, and Giulio Tononi, "A Proposal for a Decade of the Mind Initiative" Science [Letter], Vol 317, Issue 5843, 7 September 2007:1321.