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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Electronics and Electrical Engineering H-index 98 Citations 55,704 404 World Ranking 48 National Ranking 29

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2010 - Fellow of John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

2005 - IEEE Gustav Robert Kirchhoff Award "For seminal contributions to the foundation of nonlinear circuit theory, and for inventing Chua's Circuit and Cellular Networks, each spawning a new research area."

1997 - Member of Academia Europaea

1974 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to nonlinear network theory.


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Mathematical analysis
  • Artificial intelligence

Nonlinear system, Control theory, Cellular neural network, Chaotic and Artificial neural network are his primary areas of study. Leon O. Chua has researched Nonlinear system in several fields, including Piecewise linear function, Mathematical analysis, Differential equation, Function and Network analysis. His Control theory research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Synchronization, Synchronization of chaos, Applied mathematics and Topology.

His Topology research focuses on Electronic circuit and how it relates to Inductor, Electronic engineering, CHAOS and Resistor. His work carried out in the field of Cellular neural network brings together such families of science as Theoretical computer science, Very-large-scale integration, Universal Turing machine and Cellular automaton. He has included themes like Image processing, Algorithm, Parallel processing and Signal processing in his Artificial neural network study.

His most cited work include:

  • Memristor-The missing circuit element (5392 citations)
  • Cellular neural networks: theory (4183 citations)
  • Cellular neural networks: applications (2044 citations)

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

His primary areas of investigation include Nonlinear system, Control theory, Cellular neural network, Memristor and Topology. His work investigates the relationship between Nonlinear system and topics such as Mathematical analysis that intersect with problems in Bifurcation. His studies examine the connections between Control theory and genetics, as well as such issues in Chaotic, with regards to Attractor.

His research in Cellular neural network intersects with topics in Image processing, Algorithm and Theoretical computer science. As a member of one scientific family, Leon O. Chua mostly works in the field of Memristor, focusing on Capacitor and, on occasion, Inductor. His Artificial intelligence research includes elements of Universal Turing machine and Computer vision.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Nonlinear system (27.42%)
  • Control theory (23.02%)
  • Cellular neural network (19.38%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2010-2021)?

  • Memristor (19.49%)
  • Topology (17.73%)
  • Electronic engineering (12.56%)

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

Leon O. Chua mostly deals with Memristor, Topology, Electronic engineering, Nonlinear system and Neuromorphic engineering. His Memristor research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Resistor, Electronic circuit, Hysteresis and Memistor. His Memistor study typically links adjacent topics like Artificial neural network.

His work deals with themes such as Control theory, Electrical element, Inductor, Edge of chaos and Network analysis, which intersect with Topology. His Electronic engineering study combines topics in areas such as Weighting, Transistor, Nonlinear dynamical systems and Bistability. As part of his studies on Nonlinear system, he frequently links adjacent subjects like Complex dynamics.

Between 2010 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Resistance Switching Memories Are Memristors (988 citations)
  • Three Fingerprints of Memristor (285 citations)
  • If it’s pinched it’s a memristor (257 citations)

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

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Mathematical analysis
  • Artificial intelligence

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Memristor, Electronic engineering, Topology, Electrical element and Memistor. His Memristor study incorporates themes from Nanotechnology, Control theory, Nonlinear system, Hysteresis and Resistor. His Control theory research focuses on Chua's circuit in particular.

The concepts of his Topology study are interwoven with issues in Steady state, Elementary circuit, Electronic circuit and Bistability. His Memistor study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Artificial neural network, Synaptic weight and Non-volatile memory. His Artificial neural network study contributes to a more complete understanding of Artificial intelligence.

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Top Publications

Memristor-The missing circuit element

L. Chua.
IEEE Transactions on Circuit Theory (1971)

6572 Citations

Cellular neural networks: theory

L.O. Chua;L. Yang.
IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems (1988)

6134 Citations

Cellular neural networks: applications

L.O. Chua;L. Yang.
IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems (1988)

2876 Citations

Practical Numerical Algorithms for Chaotic Systems

Thomas S. Parker;Leon O. Chua.

2749 Citations

Memristive devices and systems

L.O. Chua;Sung Mo Kang.
Proceedings of the IEEE (1976)

2110 Citations

Computer-aided analysis of electronic circuits

Leon O. Chua.

1829 Citations

The double scroll family

L. Chua;M. Komuro;T. Matsumoto.
IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems (1986)

1630 Citations

Linear and nonlinear circuits

Leon O. Chua;Charles A. Desoer;Ernest S. Kuh.

1476 Citations

The CNN universal machine: an analogic array computer

T. Roska;L.O. Chua.
IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems Ii: Analog and Digital Signal Processing (1993)

1289 Citations

Neural networks for nonlinear programming

M.P. Kennedy;L.O. Chua.
IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems (1988)

1249 Citations

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