Selected Talks & Media


CAIM Ethics Talks - Feb. 29 - Info
The CAIM Embedded Ethics Lab hosted its second series of Ethics Talks entitled "Transparency and Ethics in AI Development" to foster public dialogue into ethical challenges of AI applications in medicine.

CAIMethics ethicstalk

Mihai A. Petrovici
was invited to discuss "AI, autonomy, and mental health." -> Recording


Jülich-Aachen Neuromorphic Computing Day - Info


Mihai A. Petrovici gives his "New insights into the physics of computing" -> Recording

The Human Brain Project Podcast - Info
Mihai A. Petrovici
talks about his research on intelligence, his experience of growing up in a family of physicists, and what he does for fun outside of work.


DEEP MINDS Podcast (in German) - Info is Germany's first and widest-reaching online magazine for mixed reality and the future of computers. DEEP MINDS, a Podcast, interviews well-versed people from various disciplines who deal with artificial intelligence and science.


Our group leader speaks his mind!


Read the Interview that Mihai A. Petrovici gave on Science and Politics to Uniaktuell - the online magazine of the University of Bern.

Press Release from UniBE on our NeurIPS article!


Fast information processing with slow neurons
> see related Publication - Recording of the NeurIPS oral presentation

Variational learning of quantum ground states on spiking neuromorphic hardware


Blog post - see related Publication

TTFS: Press Release from Heidelberg University, News & Views, and related news articles

Read our Success Story on using the Fenix Supercomputing Infrastructure!

Our work selected for the Frontiers Research Topic!
Read the two selected articles on neuromorphic experiments using the BrainScaleS systems in the Neuromorphic Engineering Editors' Pick 2021.

We contributed three articles to the special issue Brain-inspired Computing of the European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics Magazine (ERCIM).


Spiking Neural networks as Universal Function Approximators Workshop - Info


Press Release from the Human Brain Project on our Frontiers in Neuroscience article!

COSYNE Conference & Workshop - Info

Bloomberg Moonshot Documentary - Info
Mihai was interviewed by the Bloomberg's Moonshot Documentary team for a feature on the Human Brain Project. - FUTURIS Documentary - Info
Mihai was interviewed by the FUTURIS Documentary team of for a feature on the Human Brain Project and computational neuroscience.

KITP Conference: At the Crossroad of Physics and Machine Learning - Info


DisruptIT Conference - Info

Press Release from Heidelberg University on the construction of a building for the European Institute for Neuromorphic Computing (EINC)!


Press Release from Heidelberg University on our Physical Review article!

Press Release from Heidelberg University on the neuromorphic computing system BrainScaleS (Brain-inspired multiscale computation in neuromorphic hybrid systems)

Springer Theses - Info


Mihai Petrovici received the Springer Thesis Award for:
Form Versus Function: Theory and Models for Neuronal Substrates

NICE Conference & Workshop - Info


The Brain Forum - Info


NewScientist article on the Spikey neuromorphic system - Info