"Whole Brain Emulation" Guest Randal A. Koene, Ph.D.

Special thanks to Alex Vollmer for his best effort to fix a sound problem that nearly ruined this podcast. The sound quality loss is outweighed by the fascinating quality of the conversation! 

In this podcast guest  Randal A. Koene, Ph.D. neuroscientistneuro-engineer and co-founder  of Carboncopies discusses Whole Brain Emulation. You will learn about connectomicsneural mapping using molecular ticker tape with synthetic DNA, optogenetics using infra red, ultrasound and piezo crystals, as well as about Ted Berger's prosthetic hippocampus. What is a substate independent mind SIM and how far in the future will this technology be available?  Relax, listen and find out!