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By Anna Anthropy, Naomi Clark

Video games have frequently taken a critical position in pop culture; in reality, companies are even trying to 'gamify' conventional enterprise tactics. despite the fact that, our language for figuring out, discussing, and designing video games has remained primitive - and this has made it more challenging to create nice video games or intelligently overview them. this article fills this hole, supplying an entire shared framework for figuring out and comparing online game layout - as creators, as avid gamers, as scholars, as video game decision-makers.

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It must be pointed out, however, that some parameters of the networks, especially amplification and parameter of transfer function of the first layer, as well as number of neurons in the layer must be adapted to the class of input images. Another words the class of input signals must be known a priori in order to a designed ANN work properly. To illustrate our consideration let us present an architecture of two-dimensional networks that indicates ridges and relative maxima in input images. The presented net is built of one-dimensional networks the outputs of which are the inputs for the last, common for them, two-dimensional layer (figure 1).

According to many papers, among them [10], a major disadvantage of neural networks is the lack of understanding of how they actually solve a given cognitive task. Because of that, others authors also consider possibilities ”designing” neural networks instead of ”learning” them [9]. References 1. : Neural networks for optimization and signal processing. J. Wiley and Sons, New York (1993) 2. , Tadeusiewicz, R. ): Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering. EXIT, Warszawa (2000) The Influence of Training Data Availability Time 39 3.

Hence the value of η (m) is bounded by following inequality: 0 < η (m) (n) < (24) 2 , Hm + 1 2 ≤ (26) which means that the greater number of neurons in hidden layer, the smaller permissible value of η (m) . In order to find interval for η (m) , we have to evaluate (23) using (12) and (14). It is necessary to find an upper bound of the recurrent (m) term Γh (n). Equation (14) is convenient for this purpose: n−2 (m) Γh (m) (n) = wh p n (m) (m) gh (n − p − 1) σ χh (q) . (27) q=n−p p=0 (m) We assumed that we deal with stable plants, which means that |wh | ≤ 1.

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