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The Synthesis of a Neural System to Explain Consciousness: Neural Circuits, Neural Systems and Wakefulness for Non-Specialists

By John Burger

2014 | Luminare Press, LLC
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The human brain is the first computer to which all others are compared. Yet we know painfully little about how a brain accomplishes its peculiar computations. In particular, consciousness is at once familiar and mysterious, and needs to be understood ...
 
 
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NeuroQuantology: Quantum Physics in the Brain. Reducing the Secret of the Rainbow to the Colours of a Prism

By Sultan Tarlacı

2014 | Nova Publisher
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Book Description:
Since 2003, neuroscience and quantum physics have been growing together by examining two main topics under NeuroQuantology. One of these is the measurement problem in quantum mechanics. The other topic of NeuroQuantology is quantu ...
 
 
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Brain Theory From A Circuits And Systems Perspective: How Electrical Science Explains Neuro-circuits, Neuro-systems, and Qubits (Springer Series in Cognitive and Neural Systems)

By John Robert Burger

2013 | Springer
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Brain Theory From A Circuits And Systems Perspective offers a theory of human consciousness as a natural result of pulsating neurons and synapses within a complex circuit. The book summarizes the electrical, as opposed to the chemical, nature of a br ...
 
 
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Reality and Consciousness: The Metabrain and the Quantum

By Thomas G Schumann

2013 | The Round Thing
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Table of Contents
Preface

Chapter 1: Philosophy of Materialism and Mentalism
A comparison of matter in space and time and sensations in the mind; which is the ultimate reality? Does the world exist independently or is it dependent on being obser ...
 
 
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The Wave Function: Essays on the Metaphysics of Quantum Mechanics

Edited By Alyssa Ney

2013 | Oxford University Press
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This is a new volume of original essays on the metaphysics of quantum mechanics. The essays address questions such as: What fundamental metaphysics is best motivated by quantum mechanics? What is the ontological status of the wave function? Does quan ...
 
 
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The Quantum Divide: Why Schrödinger's Cat is Either Dead or Alive

By Christopher C. Gerry, Kimberley M. Bruno

2013 | Oxford University Press
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Using a selection of key experiments performed over the past 30 years or so, The Quantum Divide presents a discussion of the strikingly counter-intuitive phenomena of the quantum world that defy explanation in terms of everyday "common sense" reasoni ...
 
 
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Quantum Information Theory

By Mark M. Wilde

2013 | Cambridge University Press
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Finally, here is a modern, self-contained text on quantum information theory suitable for graduate-level courses. Developing the subject 'from the ground up' it covers classical results as well as major advances of the past decade. Beginning with an ...
 
 
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Quantum Physics: The Bottom-Up Approach: From the Simple Two-Level System to Irreducible Representations

By Dirk Dubbers, Hans-Jürgen Stöckmann

2013 | Springer
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This concise tutorial provides the bachelor student and the practitioner with a short text on quantum physics that allows them to understand a wealth of quantum phenomena based on a compact, well readable, yet still concise and accurate description o ...
 
 
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Quantum Concepts in Physics: An Alternative Approach to the Understanding of Quantum Mechanics

By Malcolm Longair

2013 | Cambridge University Press
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Written for advanced undergraduates, physicists, and historians and philosophers of physics, this book tells the story of the development of our understanding of quantum phenomena through the extraordinary years of the first three decades of the twen ...
 
 
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Quantum Computing since Democritus

By Scott Aaronson

2013 | Cambridge University Press
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Written by noted quantum computing theorist Scott Aaronson, this book takes readers on a tour through some of the deepest ideas of maths, computer science and physics. Full of insights, arguments and philosophical perspectives, the book covers an ama ...
 
 
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Erwin Schrodinger and the Quantum Revolution

By John Gribbin

2013 | Wiley; 1 edition
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Erwin Schrödinger, best known for his famous “Schrödinger's Cat” paradox, is one of the most famous physicists of the early twentieth century and a member of a new generation of quantum physicists, including Werner Heisenberg, Paul Dirac, and Niels B ...
 
 
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Infinite Potential: What Quantum Physics Reveals About How We Should Live

By Lothar Schafer

2013 | Deepak Chopra
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In Infinite Potential, physical chemist Lothar Schäfer presents a stunning view of the universe as interconnected, nonmaterial, composed of a field of infinite potential, and conscious. With his own research as well as that of some of the most distin ...
 
 
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The Physics of Wall Street: A Brief History of Predicting the Unpredictable

By James Owen Weatherall

2012 | Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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After the economic meltdown of 2008, Warren Buffett famously warned, “beware of geeks bearing formulas.” But as James Weatherall demonstrates, not all geeks are created equal. While many of the mathematicians and software engineers on Wall Street fai ...
 
 
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Are We Real?: Exploring Quantum Mechanics And Physics Laws In Relation To Our Universe As A Gigantic Computer Simulation

By Eric Teng

2013 | CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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This book explores the most extreme questions through science. Questions such as is there life after death? Are we living inside a gigantic computer simulation? Is reality really what it seems? Is immortality a possibility? Can we really cure cancer? ...
 
 
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Brain-Body-Mind in the Nebulous Cartesian System: A Holistic Approach by Oscillations

By Erol Başar

2011 | Springer
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Brain-Body-Mind in the Nebulous Cartesian System: A Holistic Approach by Oscillations is a research monograph, with didactical features, on the mechanisms of the mind, encompassing a wide spectrum of results and analyses. The book should appeal to sc ...
 
 
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Advances in Application of Quantum Mechanics in Neuroscience and Psychology: A Clifford Algebraic Approach

By Elio Conte

2012 | NOVA Publisher
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The first psychological studies and physics were once both considered together in the realm of psychology. Today, neuroscience, psychology and physics are seen together very infrequently. When physics is seen linked to mathematics as it is in the cas ...
 
 
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Elegance and Enigma: The Quantum Interviews

By Maximilian Schlosshauer

2011 | Springer
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Quantum mechanics is one of mankind's most remarkable intellectual achievements. Stunningly successful and elegant, it challenges our deepest intuitions about the world. In this book, seventeen physicists and philosophers, all deeply concerned with u ...
 
 
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The Quantum Doctor: A Quantum Physicist Explains the Healing Power of Integral Medicine

By Amit Goswami

2011 | Hampton Roads Publishing; Revised edition
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For quantum physicist Amit Goswami, medicine is a timely area of application for the new science based on the primacy of consciousness. This new science has a spectacular ability to integrate conventional science, spirituality, and healing. If any fi ...
 
 
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The Quantum Universe (And Why Anything That Can Happen, Does)

By Brian Cox, Jeff Forshaw

2012 | Da Capo Press
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In The Quantum Universe, Brian Cox and Jeff Forshaw approach the world of quantum mechanics in the same way they did in Why Does E=mc2? and make fundamental scientific principles accessible—and fascinating—to everyone.

The subatomic realm has a re ...
 
 
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Quantum Enigma: Physics Encounters Consciousness

Edited By Bruce Rosenblum, Fred Kuttner

2011 | Oxford University Press, USA
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In trying to understand the atom, physicists built quantum mechanics, the most successful theory in science and the basis of one-third of our economy. They found, to their embarrassment, that with their theory, physics encounters consciousness. Autho ...
 
 
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The Transparent Becoming of World: A crossing between process philosophy and quantum neurophilosophy

By Gordon G Globbus

2009 | John Benjamins Publishing Company
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The Transparent Becoming of World undertakes a penetrating inquiry into the quotidian world we take for granted and the brain that silently hoists our bubbles of world-thrownness. After critiquing the traditional views of direct realism, indirect rea ...
 
 
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Fractals of Brain, Fractals of Mind: In Search of a Symmetry Bond

Edited By Earl R. Mac Cormac, Maksim I. Stamenov

1996 | John Benjamins Pub Co
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This volume discusses the possibilities of modelling different aspects of brain and mind functioning with the formal means of fractal geometry and deterministic chaos. At stake here is not an approximation to the way of actual performance, but the po ...
 
 
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Entangled Minds: Extrasensory Experiences in a Quantum Reality

By Dean Radin

2006 | Paraview Pocket Books
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Can we sense what's happening to loved ones thousands of miles away? Why are we sometimes certain of a caller's identity the instant the phone rings? Do intuitive hunches contain information about future events? Is it possible to perceive without the ...
 
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