Contact: drewes at interstice dot com
Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering
University of Nevada, Reno (in progress, expected 2006)
Dissertation: "Testing a proposed fundamental information processing function of cortical microcircuits"
M.S. Computer Science
University of Nevada, Reno, 2005
Thesis: Brainlab: a toolkit to aid in the design, simulation, and analysis of spiking neural networks in the NCS environment" (opens in new window)
Thesis Defense Presentation Slides (opens in new window)
Frederick C. Harris, Jr., Ph.D. (chair)
Sushil Louis, Ph.D.
Philip Goodman M.D., M.S.
B.S. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (Microelectronics specialization)
University of California, Berkeley, 1990
Helped create initial product system including a reliable multicast network protocol, SS7 and ISDN PRI interface modules, switch control applications. Performed various management roles including CEO. Helped negotiate and organize sale of company to Precision Systems, Inc.
Launched a regional ISP (Internet Service Provider) providing consumer and business dialup, ISDN, Frame Relay, web hosting, and DSL service. Sold customer base to Nanospace Inc.
Guy Hoelzer, Rich Drewes, Rene Doursat
Temporal waves of genetic diversity in a spatially explicit model of evolution: heaving toward speciation
International Conference on Complex Systems (ICCS2006) (accepted, forthcoming), June, 2006
Modeling the Brain with NCS and Brainlab
Linux Journal (print and online versions), June, 2005
Brainlab: A toolkit to aid in the design, simulation, and analysis of spiking neural networks with the NCS environment
University of Nevada, Reno, 2005
King, J.; Goodman, P.; Harris, F.C.J.; Maciokas, J.; Drewes, R.; Frye, J.; Wilson, C. & Kallman, J.
NCS User Documentation
Miles, C.; Louis, S.J. & Drewes, R.
Trap avoidance in strategic computer game playing with case injected genetic algorithms
GENETIC AND EVOLUTIONARY COMPUTATION GECCO 2004, PT 1, PROCEEDINGS, 2004 , 3102 , 1365-1376
Ripplinger, M.; Wilson, C.; King, J.; Frye, J.; Drewes, R.; Harris, F. & Goodman, P.
Computational model of interacting brain networks.
JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE MEDICINE, 2004 , 52 , S155 - S155
Macera, J.C.; Goodman, P.H.; Harris, J.; Drewes, R. & Maciokas, J.
Remote-Neocortex Control of Robotic Search and Threat Identification
Robotics and Autonomous Systems, 2004 , 46 , 97-110
Drewes, R.; Maciokas, J.; Louis, S.J. & Goodman, P.
An evolutionary autonomous agent with visual cortex and recurrent spiking columnar neural network
GENETIC AND EVOLUTIONARY COMPUTATION GECCO 2004, PT 1, PROCEEDINGS, 2004 , 3102 , 257-258
Drewes, R.; Louis, S.J.; Miles, C.; McDonnell, J. & Gizzi, N.
Use of case injection to bias genetic algorithm solution of similar problems
Proceedings of the International Congress on Evolutionary Computation, Canberra, Australia, IEEE Press, 2003
Harris, J.; Baurick, J.; Frye, J.; King, J.; Ballew, M.; Goodman, P. & Drewes, R.
A Novel Parallel Hardware and Software Solution for a Large-Scale Biologically Realistic Cortical Simulation
Katz, R.; Ousterhout, J.; Patterson, D.; Chen, P.; Chervenak, A.; Drewes, R.; Gibson, G.a.L.; Lutz, K.; Miller, E. & Rosenblum, M.
A Project on High Performance I/O Subsystems
Computer Architecture News, 1989 , 17 , 24-31