2008 - Cognitive Science

Year2008
CategoryCognitive Science
DescriptionToshiyuki Nakagaki of Hokkaido University, Japan, Hiroyasu Yamada of Nagoya, Japan, Ryo Kobayashi of Hiroshima University, Atsushi Tero of Presto JST, Akio Ishiguro of Tohoku University, and Ágotá Tóth of the University of Szeged, Hungary, for discovering that slime molds can solve puzzles.
Reference"Intelligence: Maze-Solving by an Amoeboid Organism" Toshiyuki Nakagaki, Hiroyasu Yamada, and Ágota Tóth, Nature, vol. 407, September 2000, p. 470.
WinnersÁgotá Tóth
WinnersAkio Ishiguro
WinnersHiroyasu Yamada
WinnersAtsushi Tero
WinnersRyo Kobayashi
WinnersToshiyuki Nakagaki