(ISSN: 2211-xxxx (online), 2211-xxxx (print))

Aims and Scope
Atlantis Press and Scholarpedia have agreed to publish the "Encyclopaedia of Touch", which is expected to become one of the volumes of a Scientific Encyclopaedia series entitled "Scholarpedia". Each volume in this Encyclopaedia Series treats a theme in specific, high-impact fields including physics, mathematical sciences, neuroscience, computational intelligence, dynamical systems, astrophysics, etc.

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recognized subject experts to write and curate living topical reviews. Scholarpedia is written by and for scholars and scientists. Articles are updated and completed permanently, thus including the latest insights and developments.

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Series editor-in-chief

Dr. Eugene Izhikevich

Braincorporation, San Diego, USA


  • Encyclopaedia of Touch (est. March 2015)



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