Dileep George

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Dileep George
Alma materStanford University
OccupationNeuroscientist
Scientific career
InstitutionsRedwood Neuroscience Institute
Numenta
Vicarious
ThesisHow the brain might work: A hierarchical and temporal model for learning and recognition (2008)
Doctoral advisorBernard Widrow

Dileep George is an artificial intelligence and neuroscience researcher.

Career[edit]

George received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in 2006 and was a Visiting Fellow at the Redwood Center for Theoretical Neuroscience at the University of California, Berkeley.[citation needed]

In 2005, George pioneered hierarchical temporal memory and cofounded the AI research startup Numenta, Inc. with Jeff Hawkins and Donna Dubinsky.[1] In 2010, George left Numenta to join D. Scott Phoenix in founding Vicarious, an AI research project funded by internet billionaires Peter Thiel and Dustin Moskovitz.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Markoff, John (24 March 2005). "A New Company to Focus on Artificial Intelligence". The New York Times. Retrieved 5 April 2012.
  2. ^ "Vicarious Systems Says Its Artificial Intelligence Is The Real Deal". The Wall Street Journal.
  3. ^ Ha, Anthony. "Early Facebook Executives Back AI Startup Vicarious Systems". New York Times. Retrieved 4 December 2013.