2009-09-12

Erdős-Bacon Number

5) Daniel M. Drucker with Geoffrey K. Aguirre: Distinguishing conjoint and independent neural tuning for stimulus features with fMRI adaptation

4) Geoffrey K. Aguirre with David H. BrainardNeural activity within area V1 reflects unconscious visual performance in a case of Blindsight

3) David H. Brainard played the part of Samuel Allison in Fat Man and Little Boy with John Cusack

2) John Cusack was in Adaptation with Meryl Streep

1) Meryl Streep was in The River Wild with Kevin Bacon

And then there’s my Erdős lunch number:

3) Daniel M. Drucker had lunch with Andy Tannenbaum

2) Andy Tannenbaum had lunch with Amnon Barak

1) Amnon Barak had lunch with Paul Erdős

Oh, fine, you want my real Erdős number?

6) Daniel M. Drucker with Geoffrey K. AguirreDistinguishing conjoint and independent neural tuning for stimulus features with fMRI adaptation

5) Geoffrey K. Aguirre with Martha J. FarahA functional MRI study of mental image generation

4) Martha J. Farah with S M KosslynGenerating visual images: units and relations

3) S M Kosslyn with David B MumfordDiscriminating figure from ground: the role of edge detection and region growing

2) David B Mumford with Fan ChungChordal completions of grids and planar graphs

1) Fan Chung with Paul ErdősOn the product of the point and line covering numbers of a graph