How Does Consciousness Overcome Combinatorial Complexity?

Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 325)


Mind is a complex information-processing mechanism which causes consciousness—the processed information content of mind. Models are the basic units of information processed in the mind. Comparison is one of the operations that causes consciousness. When we compare two models, the problem of combinatorial complexity (C.C.) arises. In this paper, we describe the way our mind overcomes the difficulty of C.C. and its consequences.


Mind Consciousness Comparison Combinatorial complexity Models Mathematical models 



A part of the work presented here was financially supported by DRDO, India. I express my sincere thanks to DRDO for supporting my research through the Project No: ERIP/ER/0704385/M/01/1023.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsN. S. S. CollegeNilamelIndia

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