• Enactive
  • Thus, our results suggest that spatial information about house and street orientation is coded differently and that house orientation and location is primarily learned in an action-oriented way, which is in line with an enactive framework for human cognition. (springer.com)
  • Centre
  • The IACSR supports the Electronic Archive for Religion & Cognition at the Centre for Religion & Cognition, Groningen, the Journal of Cognition & Culture (Brill Publishers), and two book series, Scientific Studies of Religion: Inquiry and Explanation (Bloomsbury Academic), which was formerly the series Cognitive Science of Religion (AltaMira Press), and Religion, Cognition and Culture (Equinox Press). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Centre for Human Evolution, Cognition, and Culture (HECC) was established to create a research and training hub that will simultaneously advance understanding of the human species within the framework of Darwinian evolutionary theory and maximize the contribution of the University of British Columbia and the Simon Fraser University researchers to this rapidly developing field. (iacsr.com)
  • Founding member of the Neurosciences Cluster and formerly Chair of the Applied Clinical Neurosciences Subgroup of the National Centre for Biomedical Engineering Sciences (2006 - 2010). (nuigalway.ie)
  • In December 2012, the Neurosciences Cluster was recognised as a Centre of Excellence in Neurodegeneration by the international COEN initiative ( http://www.coen.org/home.html) . (nuigalway.ie)
  • human
  • Funded by the UCD School of Philosophy, UCD College of Human Sciences (GRIF), and the UCD SEED fund. (ucd.ie)
  • Cognitive Informatics for Revealing Human Cognition: Knowledge Manipulations in Natural Intelligence. (igi-global.com)
  • Cognitive Informatics for Revealing Human Cognition: Knowledge Manipulations in Natural Intelligence presents a comprehensive collection of research that builds a link between natural and life sciences with informatics and computer science. (igi-global.com)
  • Quantum cognition is an emerging field which applies the mathematical formalism of quantum theory to model cognitive phenomena such as information processing by the human brain, language, decision making, human memory, concepts and conceptual reasoning, human judgment, and perception. (wikipedia.org)
  • The field focuses on modeling phenomena in cognitive science that have resisted traditional techniques or where traditional models seem to have reached a barrier (e.g., human memory), and modeling preferences in decision theory that seem paradoxical from a traditional rational point of view (e.g., preference reversals). (wikipedia.org)
  • Nowadays, however, modern neuroimaging technologies offer a powerful means to explore the cognitive functioning of the human brain. (ed.gov)
  • Cognitive modeling historically developed within cognitive psychology/cognitive science (including human factors), and has received contributions from the fields of machine learning and artificial intelligence to name a few. (wikipedia.org)
  • As former President of the International Society for Psychophysics, with 19-years post PhD experience in psychological measurement, Mark is well placed to apply expertise in the design and development of state-of-the-art human performance measures for business and industry clients. (nuigalway.ie)
  • The connection between spatial cognition and human activity and survival exists from ancient times. (wikipedia.org)
  • Like any cognitive architecture, ACT-R aims to define the basic and irreducible cognitive and perceptual operations that enable the human mind. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also, this enables researchers to specify models of human cognition in the form of a script in the ACT-R language. (wikipedia.org)
  • Laboratory of Comparative Human Cognition (LCHC) is a social science laboratory located at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) since 1978. (wikipedia.org)
  • Human cognition is conscious and unconscious, concrete or abstract, as well as intuitive (like knowledge of a language) and conceptual (like a model of a language). (wikipedia.org)
  • Attention to the cognitive process came about more than eighteen centuries ago, beginning with Aristotle and his interest in the inner workings of the mind and how they affect the human experience. (wikipedia.org)
  • Though Wundt's contributions are by no means minimal, modern psychologists find his methods to be quite subjective and choose to rely on more objective procedures of experimentation to make conclusions about the human cognitive process. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hermann Ebbinghaus (1850-1909) conducted cognitive studies that mainly examined the function and capacity of human memory. (wikipedia.org)
  • The language module is a hypothesized structure in the human brain or cognitive system that some psycholinguists such as Steven Pinker claim contains innate capacities for language. (wikipedia.org)
  • At Stanford, Pea co-founded Stanford's H-STAR Institute (Human Sciences and Technologies Advanced Research) with Byron Reeves, and is now H-STAR Institute Director. (wikipedia.org)
  • Learning Research as a Human Science (pp. 34-52), National Society for the Study of Education Yearbook, 109(1). (wikipedia.org)
  • disciplines
  • The analysis concluded that for several reasons, including the explicit editorial policy of the journal and efforts to create special issues for specific disciplines, that the disparity could not be well explained by editorial bias. (wikipedia.org)
  • Past and current fellows have come from a large number of countries, and have been trained in various disciplines within the social and natural sciences, and humanities. (wikipedia.org)
  • biology
  • Dr. Karina Meiri is a Professor of Developmental, Molecular and Chemical Biology and Director of the Center for Translational Science Education (CTSE) at Tufts University School of Medicine. (mit.edu)
  • In their seminar, titled The Great Diseases Partnership: bringing cutting edge biomedical science to the high school biology classroom, they discussed how they built a year-long biology curriculum focused on the Great Diseases that teachers across the country are using to engage students in real-world science and build their knowledge of health and disease. (mit.edu)
  • abilities
  • Examples of early works on Cognitive Geography include Tolman's `Cognitive maps in rats and men' compared the behavior of laboratory rats with the navigation and wayfinding abilities of humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • That is two groups: First, people for whom language is severely damaged and yet have normal cognitive abilities and, second, persons for whom normal cognitive abilities are grossly impaired and yet language remains intact. (wikipedia.org)
  • Even when students improve their scores on standardized tests, they do not always improve their cognitive abilities, such as memory, attention and speed. (wikipedia.org)
  • empirical
  • However, it is still about science with an emphasis on the logic and rationality behind science itself, bringing to light what cannot be explained by empirical measures. (wikipedia.org)
  • memory
  • Tower of Hanoi, memory for text or for list of words, language comprehension, communication, aircraft controlling), researchers create "models" (i.e., programs) in ACT-R. These models reflect the modelers' assumptions about the task within the ACT-R view of cognition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Memory & Cognition, 40, 1352-1365. (pitt.edu)
  • Aristotle focused on cognitive areas pertaining to memory, perception, and mental imagery. (wikipedia.org)
  • Memory & cognition 27.4 (1999): 741-750. (wikipedia.org)
  • These studies indicate that working memory performance and speed of cognitive processing are important for speech recognition in noise, and that type of noise and hearing aid compression settings can pose different challenges, depending on the individual's cognitive capacity. (eriksholm.com)
  • But the cognitive effort necessary to recognize speech in difficult listening conditions can draw on resources that would otherwise be available for sentence comprehension/encoding words in memory. (eriksholm.com)
  • Cognition counts: A working memory system for ease of language understanding. (eriksholm.com)
  • 2001
  • In 1996, after a year at the Center for Advanced Studies in the Behavioral Sciences, Pea was recruited to SRI International, where he worked with colleagues to build a major national Center for Technology in Learning, until recruited to Stanford University in 2001. (wikipedia.org)
  • Papers
  • The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two preceding years. (elsevier.com)
  • This work is funded by the United States Navy and has been the subject of numerous papers in scientific journals and conference proceedings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Franklin has authored or co-authored numerous academic papers as well as a book entitled Artificial Minds published by MIT Press, which was a primary selection of the Library of Science book club, and has been translated into Japanese and Portuguese. (wikipedia.org)
  • developmental
  • The journal deals with a wide range of topics, such as developmental psychology of music, musical creativity, similarity perception, music and evolution, music and emotion, and music performance. (wikipedia.org)
  • LCHC has also been strongly influenced by ideas from developmental psychology and takes a strong multidisciplinary, "theory and practice" approach to the social sciences and humanities. (wikipedia.org)
  • The dual systems model and maturational imbalance model propose that cognitive control development continues into early adulthood and that increased risk-taking in adolescence is attributable to a developmental imbalance where the socioemotional system is at its peak of development but the cognitive control system developmental trajectory lags behind. (wikipedia.org)
  • biological
  • It covers a wide variety of subjects concerning all the different aspects of cognition , ranging from biological and experimental studies to formal analysis. (elsevier.com)
  • This independence among levels led to the epistemic argument that knowledge of the biological basis of cognition would not be relevant at a psychological level of explanation. (ed.gov)
  • Fellows are scientists and scholars (e.g., in the biological and social sciences and in the humanities) who come to the KLI to work on a project corresponding to the aims of the institute. (wikipedia.org)
  • scientists
  • The number of scholars and scientists working in this exciting field are expanding exponentially, and the journal provides a cutting-edge publication channel for this field. (cognitionandculture.net)
  • Centuries later, as psychology became a burgeoning field of study in Europe and then gained a following in America, other scientists like Wilhelm Wundt, Herman Ebbinghaus, Mary Whiton Calkins, and William James would offer their contributions to the study of cognition. (wikipedia.org)
  • initially
  • The journal was initially published quarterly, then every other month from 1982, and finally on a monthly basis since 1985. (wikipedia.org)
  • stimuli
  • With infinite time for cognitive reasoning, the performance of the task using house stimuli increased greatly for the absolute orientation and surpassed the slightly improved performance in the relative orientation task. (springer.com)
  • This model posits that impulsivity and risk seeking in adolescence is due to a combination of hyperactive reward systems causing adolescents to approach appetitive stimuli, emotion processing systems causing adolescents to enhance perceived costs of delaying behaviors and reduce avoidance of potentially negative stimuli, and an underdeveloped cognitive control system that is unable to regulate reward-seeking behaviors. (wikipedia.org)
  • field
  • International Association for the Cognitive Science of Religion One of the first journals in the field, the Journal of Cognition and Culture, is now on Facebook! (iacsr.com)
  • With the developments and intersection of science and engineering, cognitive informatics has emerged as a new and intriguing field of study which investigates the natural intelligence and internal information processing mechanisms of the brain as well as the methods involved in perception and cognition. (igi-global.com)
  • He has extensively published works in the field of the Learning Sciences and on learning technology design, and made significant contributions since 1981 to the understanding of how people learn with technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • He founded and served as the first director of the first learning sciences doctoral program, at Northwestern University (1991), directing the NSF-funded field-building Center for Innovative Learning Technologies , and launching in 2002 the Learning Sciences and Technology Design (LSTD: http://ed.stanford.edu/academics/doctoral/lstd) program at Stanford University. (wikipedia.org)
  • All workshops are organized by leading experts in their field, who invite an international group of experts on the topic as participants[citation needed]. (wikipedia.org)
  • subjective
  • The subjective probability viewpoint on quantum probability which was developed by C. Fuchs and collaborators also supports the quantum cognition approach, especially using of quantum probabilities to describe the process of decision making. (wikipedia.org)
  • aims
  • The institute has close ties with many of the higher education institutions in Vienna and Lower Austria as well as with a number of international institutions with similar aims[citation needed]. (wikipedia.org)
  • Professor
  • Yingxu Wang is professor of cognitive informatics, brain science, software science, and denotational mathematics, President of International Institute of Cognitive Informatics and Cognitive Computing (ICIC, www.ucalgary.ca ). (igi-global.com)
  • He received a PhD in Computer Science from the Nottingham Trent University in 1998 and has been a full professor since 1994. (igi-global.com)
  • Roy Pea is David Jacks Professor of Learning Sciences and Education at the Stanford Graduate School of Education. (wikipedia.org)
  • Daniel R. Montello (born 1959) is an American psychologist and Professor at Department of Geography of the University of California Santa Barbara, and at its Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences, known for his work on geovisualization and cognitive geography. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sanjoy Mahajan is Visiting Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering at MIT, and Associate Professor of Applied Science and Engineering at Olin College of Engineering . (mit.edu)
  • study
  • Since 1995 he is also affiliated with the Universities Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences, and since 2006 with the SAGE Center for the Study of the Mind at the university. (wikipedia.org)
  • representation
  • Recent derivations of the complete quantum formalism from simple operational principles for representation of information supports the foundations of quantum cognition. (wikipedia.org)
  • interact
  • There are many types of cognitive models, and they can range from box-and-arrow diagrams to a set of equations to software programs that interact with the same tools that humans use to complete tasks (e.g., computer mouse and keyboard). (wikipedia.org)
  • There is growing evidence that cognitive factors interact with auditory factors to affect how effectively people use their hearing to function in everyday life, and how well hearing-impaired individuals adjust to the amplification provided by particular technologies. (eriksholm.com)
  • mainly
  • short for "Adaptive Control of Thought-Rational") is a cognitive architecture mainly developed by John Robert Anderson at Carnegie Mellon University. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus
  • The dual systems model hypothesizes that early maturation of the socioemotional system (including brain regions like the striatum) increases adolescents' attraction for exciting, pleasurable, and novel activities during a time when cognitive control systems (including brain regions like the prefrontal cortex) are not fully developed and thus cannot regulate these appetitive, and potentially hazardous, impulses. (wikipedia.org)
  • brain
  • Quantum cognition is based on the quantum-like paradigm or generalized quantum paradigm or quantum structure paradigm that information processing by complex systems such as the brain, taking into account contextual dependence of information and probabilistic reasoning, can be mathematically described in the framework of quantum information and quantum probability theory. (wikipedia.org)
  • As is commonly accepted in brain science, the basic unit of information processing is a neuron. (wikipedia.org)
  • These assumptions are based on numerous facts derived from experiments in cognitive psychology and brain imaging. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the dual systems model, "reward sensitivity" and "cognitive control" refer to neurobiological constructs that are measured in studies of brain structure and function. (wikipedia.org)
  • Theory
  • Quantum cognition uses the mathematical formalism of quantum theory to inspire and formalize models of cognition that aim to be an advance over models based on traditional classical probability theory. (wikipedia.org)
  • Formerly a mathematician who became first a computer scientist and then a cognitive scientist, Franklin has worked for some years on "conscious" software agents, which model the global workspace theory of consciousness. (wikipedia.org)
  • doctoral
  • Doctoral studies in the cognitive science of religion also make use of labs and centers coordinated under MINDLab within the Aarhus University Neurocampus. (iacsr.com)