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Professor Claude Touzet

Claude Touzet, Ph.D. is Associate Professor in Cognitive Sciences, Adaptive and Integrative Neurobiology Lab, University of Provence, France.
Claude authored The Illusion of Internal Joy, Q-learning for Robots, and Distributed Lazy Q-learning for Cooperative Mobile Robots, and coauthored Techniques for Learning in Multi-Robot Teams, Multi-Robot Learning in a Cooperative Observation Task, An Adaptive Resonance Theory Account of the Implicit Learning of Orthographic Word Forms, A Developmental Perspective on Visual Word Recognition: New Evidence and a Self-Organizing Model, Modeling and Simulation of Elementary Robot Behaviors using Associative Memories, and Neurotrophic signaling molecules associated with cholinergic damage in young and aged rats – Environmental enrichment as potential therapeutic agent. Read the full list of his publications!
He earned his Licence in Physics and Chemistry at University of Aix-Marseille 1 in 1983, his Masters (with Honors) in Behavioral Neurosciences at University of Aix-Marseille 3 in 1985, his DESS in Computer Science at University of Aix-Marseille 2 in 1986, his DEA in Intelligent Systems at University of Aix-Marseille 3 in 1987, and his Doctorate in Computer Science at University of Montpellier 2 in 1990 with the thesis “Connectionist sequential models of learning”.
Read Interview with Claude Touzet. Read his Wikipedia profile (French).