Jordi Madrenas, Daniel Fernández, Jordi Cosp, J. Manuel Moreno, Luis Martínez-Alvarado, Giovanny Sánchez


In this work, the architecture of a system intended for bioinspired environment perception is described. Considering the technology trends and applications requirements, the properties of such a system are discussed. The system consists of four main blocks: a) A set of different integrated microsensors and microactuators with the associated signal conditioning circuits; b) A data encoding block that in its simplest form performs spike encoding of information; c) a bioinspired digital processing block that efficiently emulates a spiking neuron network; d) a monitoring and self-adaptation block that provides feedback to the sensors and actuators. In its final implementation, the full system would eventually be almost fully integrated in a CMOS integrated circuit.


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Paper Citation

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Madrenas J., Fernández D., Cosp J., Moreno J., Martínez-Alvarado L. and Sánchez G. (2011). BIOINSPIRED SENSORY INTEGRATION FOR ENVIRONMENT PERCEPTION EMBEDDED SYSTEMS . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Devices - Volume 1: BIODEVICES, (BIOSTEC 2011) ISBN 978-989-8425-37-9, pages 260-267. DOI: 10.5220/0003190202600267

in Bibtex Style

author={Jordi Madrenas and Daniel Fernández and Jordi Cosp and J. Manuel Moreno and Luis Martínez-Alvarado and Giovanny Sánchez},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Devices - Volume 1: BIODEVICES, (BIOSTEC 2011)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Devices - Volume 1: BIODEVICES, (BIOSTEC 2011)
SN - 978-989-8425-37-9
AU - Madrenas J.
AU - Fernández D.
AU - Cosp J.
AU - Moreno J.
AU - Martínez-Alvarado L.
AU - Sánchez G.
PY - 2011
SP - 260
EP - 267
DO - 10.5220/0003190202600267