Igor Aleksander

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Igor AleksanderName: Igor Aleksander

Born: 1937

Computer-related contributions

  • Emeritus professor of Neural Systems Engineering in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Imperial College London.
  • He worked in artificial intelligence and neural networks and designed the world's first neural pattern recognition system in the 1980s.

Significant publications

  • Impossible Minds: My neurons, My Consciousness (1996).
  • How to Build a Mind (2000).
  • The World in My Mind, My Mind In The World (2005).

Honors and awards

  • Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering (1988).