(University of Pittsburgh) Feng Xiong, Ph.D., assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering, received a $500,000 CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for his work developing the missing element, a dynamic synapse, that will dramatically improve energy efficiency, bandwidth and cognitive capabilities of SNNs.

Original source: https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-12/uop-saa120619.php