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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Engineering and Technology H-index 30 Citations 6,796 100 World Ranking 6236 National Ranking 2187

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2020 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

2006 - ACM Distinguished Member

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Programming language
  • Machine learning

His scientific interests lie mostly in Neuroscience, Artificial intelligence, Path integration, Coding and Multiple inheritance. His work on Hippocampus and Neurophysiology as part of general Neuroscience study is frequently connected to Modulation, therefore bridging the gap between diverse disciplines of science and establishing a new relationship between them. His work on Artificial intelligence deals in particular with Artificial neural network, Connectionism, Inference, Robotics and Behavior-based robotics.

His study in Path integration is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Cognitive map, Entorhinal cortex and Geometry. His work deals with themes such as Active learning, Sequence, Sharp wave–ripple complexes and Hippocampal replay, which intersect with Cognitive map. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Skepticism and Semantic network.

His most cited work include:

  • A Spin Glass Model of Path Integration in Rat Medial Entorhinal Cortex (498 citations)
  • The mathematics of inheritance systems (480 citations)
  • Hippocampal replay is not a simple function of experience. (443 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

David S. Touretzky focuses on Artificial intelligence, Connectionism, Robotics, Artificial neural network and Curriculum. His studies deal with areas such as Machine learning and Natural language processing as well as Artificial intelligence. His studies in Connectionism integrate themes in fields like Symbol, Cognitive science and Phonology.

Artificial neural network is closely attributed to Short-term memory in his work. In his study, which falls under the umbrella issue of Curriculum, Pedagogy is strongly linked to Mathematics education. In his research, AIBO is intimately related to Human–computer interaction, which falls under the overarching field of Robot.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Artificial intelligence (50.97%)
  • Connectionism (18.06%)
  • Robotics (11.61%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2010-2019)?

  • Artificial intelligence (50.97%)
  • Curriculum (9.68%)
  • Mathematics education (9.03%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of study are Artificial intelligence, Curriculum, Mathematics education, Robotics and Computational thinking. The concepts of his Artificial intelligence study are interwoven with issues in Domain, Simple, Perception, Line and Cognitive science. He interconnects Session, Software engineering, Engineering ethics and AIBO in the investigation of issues within Curriculum.

His research integrates issues of Pedagogy, Visual programming language, Program behavior, TRACE and Debugging in his study of Mathematics education. The various areas that he examines in his Robotics study include Visualization, Multimedia and Robot programming. David S. Touretzky has included themes like Abstraction, Scaffold, Software design pattern, Semantics and Alice in his Computational thinking study.

Between 2010 and 2019, his most popular works were:

  • Segmentation of spatial experience by hippocampal theta sequences (207 citations)
  • Proceedings of the 1993 Connectionist Models Summer School (68 citations)
  • Envisioning AI for K-12: What Should Every Child Know about AI? (36 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Programming language
  • Machine learning

Artificial intelligence, Mathematics education, Robotics, Curriculum and Robot are his primary areas of study. His is involved in several facets of Artificial intelligence study, as is seen by his studies on Reinforcement learning, Catastrophic interference, Unsupervised learning, Deep learning and Connectionism. The study incorporates disciplines such as Visual programming language, Alice and Subject in addition to Mathematics education.

David S. Touretzky studied Robotics and Software engineering that intersect with AIBO, Robot kinematics, Variety and Control engineering. His Curriculum research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Context and Motion planning. His Robot study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Software system and Teaching method.

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Top Publications

The mathematics of inheritance systems

David Stuart Touretzky.
(1984)

924 Citations

Hippocampal replay is not a simple function of experience.

Anoopum S. Gupta;Matthijs A.A. van der Meer;David S. Touretzky;A. David Redish.
Neuron (2010)

616 Citations

A Spin Glass Model of Path Integration in Rat Medial Entorhinal Cortex

Mark C. Fuhs;David S. Touretzky.
The Journal of Neuroscience (2006)

615 Citations

A Distributed Connectionist Production System

David S. Touretzky;Geoffrey E. Hinton.
Cognitive Science (1988)

471 Citations

Bayesian theories of conditioning in a changing world

Aaron C. Courville;Nathaniel D. Daw;David S. Touretzky.
Trends in Cognitive Sciences (2006)

445 Citations

A clash of intuitions: the current state of nonmonotonic multiple inheritance systems

David S. Touretzky;John F. Horty;Richmond H. Thomason.
international joint conference on artificial intelligence (1987)

383 Citations

A skeptical theory of inheritance in nonmonotonic semantic networks

John F. Horty;Richmond H. Thomason;David S. Touretzky.
Artificial Intelligence (1990)

361 Citations

Cognitive Maps Beyond the Hippocampus

A. David Redish;David S. Touretzky;David S. Touretzky.
Hippocampus (1997)

355 Citations

The role of the hippocampus in solving the Morris water maze

A. David Redish;David S. Touretzky.
Neural Computation (1998)

329 Citations

Television receiver location identification

Robert Thibadeau;Joseph M. Newcomer;David Touretzky.
(1992)

326 Citations

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