Fathoming Consciousness: Meaning and Measurement


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  • Host Department: Physics
  • Date: 02/14/2014
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Location: 4th Floor Rackham

  • Description:

    The University of Michigan branch of the Institute for Complex Adaptive Matter and the Center for the Study of Complex Systems Announces the following upcoming symposium:

    Fathoming Consciousness: Meaning and Measurement

    Coffee and snacks provided

    Registration not required

    Consciousness and the Dying Brain
    George Mashour—UM, Neuroscience and Anesthesiology

    That Which is Clear and Knowing: Buddhist Views of Consciousness
    Donald Lopez—UM, Asian Languages and Cultures

    The Diverse Accounts of Consciousness Now Available, and a Possible Way to Get Past Them
    Paul Churchland—UC San Diego, Philosophy

    Levels of Consciousness
    John Holland—UM, Psychology and Complex Systems

    Evolutionary Approach to Artificial Consciousness
    Chris Adami—Michigan State University, Microbiology and Molecular


    J.W. Allen, C. R. Doering and P. Grim

    University of Michigan

    We will have a poster session. For more information, contact

    Complex Systems Seminars listings for Winter 2014.