Emre Neftci

Contact Information

Email: eneftci@uci.edu
Mailing address:
University of California, Irvine
2308 Social & Behavioral Sciences
Mail Code: 5100
Irvine, CA 92697

Professor Neftci’s Research

Dr. Neftci is an assistant professor in the department of Cognitive Sciences and Computer Science at UC Irvine. He received his master’s degree in Physics at Ecole Polytechnique Federal de Lausanne (EPFL) and his PhD in Neuroinformatics from the Institute of Neuroinformatics at the university of Zurich and ETH Zurich in neuromorphic engineering. His current research explores the bridges between neuroscience and machine learning, with the focus of theoretical and computational modeling of learning algorithms that are best suited to neuromorphic hardware and non-von Neumann computing architectures.

Research Interests

Neuromorphic Engineering
Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence
Physics of Computation