J. Phys. I France
Volume 4, Numéro 5, May 1994
Page(s) 675 - 680
DOI: 10.1051/jp1:1994169
J. Phys. I France 4 (1994) 675-680

The number of direct attractors in discrete state neural networks

R. Raju Viswanathan

Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics, Raj Bhavan Circle, Bangalore 560001, India

(Received 15 September 1993, received in final form 28 January 1994, accepted 2 February 1994)

The maximum possible number of isotropic direct attractors of given Hamming radius in discrete state neural networks is obtained by means of evaluation of the fractional volume in the space of interactions. This number is proportional to the total number of neurons in the network.

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