The Sciences of Consciousness: Progress and Problems (1:17:37)

The Sciences of Consciousness: Progress and Problems (1:17:37)

Date Posted: 

July 5, 2017

Date Recorded: 

August 18, 2016

CBMM Speaker(s): 

  • Brains, Minds and Machines Summer Course 2016

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Description: 

Christof Koch, Allen Institute for Brain Science

Reflection on the history of research on what is consciousness, what is currently known about the nature of conscious experience, and what are possible neural correlates of consciousness. Summary of the Integrated Information Theory of Consciousness proposed by Koch and Tononi that can explain a range of clinical and laboratory findings, and offers key predictions for future research.

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