The Asian Scientist 100
Fuzzy Logic Systems Institute
Fukushima was awarded the 2021 C&C Prize for his inventing the neocognitron, a hierarchical neural network model of the brain’s visual cortex.
(Photo: Kunihiko Fukushima)
- 2021 Recipient of C&C Prize
The Maverick Who Gave Machines The Gift Of Sight
Professor Kunihiko Fukushima took inspiration from the biological brain to create one of the first artificial neural networks. Here’s how he continues to advance the world of artificial intelligence.