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Know Your (Analog Computing) Limits

By NTT Research Staff Through a joint research agreement with the Physics and Informatics (PHI) Lab, a professor of theoretical physics at the University of Notre Dame’s Department of Physics will explore the limits of analog computing, investigate solutions for computationally “hard” problems that approach those limits, explore improved performance of Coherent Ising Machines (CIMs) …

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NTT Research and University of Notre Dame Collaborate to Explore Continuous-Time Analog Computing

Collaboration with NTT Research Physics and Informatics Lab to Study Methods for Improving Coherent Ising Machine Performance Palo Alto, Calif. – September 14, 2020 – NTT Research, Inc., a division of NTT (TYO:9432), today announced that it has reached an agreement with the University of Notre Dame to conduct joint research between its Physics and Informatics (PHI) Lab …

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Computational Neuroscience: A Conversation with Hidenori Tanaka

By NTT Staff It makes sense that someone with a Ph.D. in Applied Physics would feel at home in the Physics & Informatics (PHI) Lab. What distinguishes one of the research scientists in the PHI Lab, Dr. Hidenori Tanaka, is his keen interest for biological and artificial neural networks. Just as investigative journalists are told …

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Rethinking Computation: When Quantum Information and Brain Science Intersect

By NTT Research PHI Lab In December 2019, we welcomed to the Physics and Informatics (PHI) Lab Dr. Hidenori Tanaka, who had previously been a post-doctoral fellow and visiting scholar at Stanford University. While there, he became the lead author for a paper presented at NeurIPS 2019, a leading computational neuroscience conference. This paper was …

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Research Opens New Neural Network Model Pathway to Understanding the Brain

NTT Research Embraces PHI Lab Scientist-led Paper and Academic Initiatives that Set Firmer Foundation for Neuroscientific Models Palo Alto, Calif. – July 27, 2020 – NTT Research, Inc., a division of NTT (TYO:9432), today announced that a research scientist in its Physics & Informatics (PHI) Lab, Dr. Hidenori Tanaka, was the lead author on a technical paper that …

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NSF Announces Expeditions in Computing Award to NTT Research Collaborator

NTT Research PHI Lab Director to Support Coherent Ising Machines (CIMs) Initiative PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NTT Research, Inc., a division of NTT (TYO:9432), today announced that it is collaborating with Stanford University on a National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded initiative into Coherent Ising Machines (CIMs). The NSF has granted a $10 million Expeditions in Computing (Expeditions) award to Stanford’s Department of Applied Physics for …

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NTT Research to Work with Caltech, Cornell, Michigan, MIT, NASA, Stanford, Swinburne, and 1QBit

NTT Research PHI Lab Focused on Quantum Neural Network-Based Computing Announces Eight Joint Research Agreements November 13, 2019 06:00 PM Eastern Standard Time PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NTT Research, Inc., a division of NTT (TYO:9432), today announced that its Physics and Informatics (PHI) Lab has reached joint research agreements with six universities, one government agency, and one private company. The …

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