More Information about the Brain

 

Bibliography

 

Care and Feeding of your brain

 

DARPA (Defense Applied Research Projects Agency) formulated a list of the functions of the brain and of the central nervous system as part of their ongoing project to develop a simulation of the brain.

 

                Functional Primitives of the Brain

 

                Functional Primitives of the CNS

 

 

Here are three links to descriptions of the brain (in order of increasing complexity).

 

A good description of the brain and its function from a site devoted to brain injury

http://www.waiting.com/brainanatomy.html

 

About the brain as an information processing system

http://www.willamette.edu/%7Egorr/classes/cs449/brain.html

 

The whole brain atlas from Harvard University

http://www.med.harvard.edu/AANLIB/home.htm