Learning cortical representations through perturbed and adversarial dreaming
Dreams, particularly those that appear simultaneously realistic and bizarre, help our brain learn and extract generic concepts from past experiences. Our study employs a machine learning-inspired approach and brain simulation to propose a novel theory regarding the importance of dreams.
Find below the link to the study and selected media reports:
"Learning cortical representations through perturbed and adversarial dreaming". See Publication
"Strange dreams might help your brain learn better, according to research by HBP scientists". See Article