Keith Downing

  • Affiliate Scholar of Neuroscience

Areas of Study


  • PhD, University of Oregon, 1990
  • BS, Bucknell University, 1983


Affiliate Scholar Keith Downing is a professor of Artificial Intelligence (AI) at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, Norway. His main interests, experiences, and publications are at the intersection of AI, Artificial Life, and Computational Neuroscience. These have culminated in his recent book, Intelligence Emerging (MIT Press, 2015).