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Brain Biophysics: Perception, Consciousness, Creativity. Brain Computer Interface (BCI)

  • Dariusz Man
  • Ryszard Olchawa
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 720)

Abstract

The paper presents connections between perception, awareness, and creativity from the biophysical point of view. Attention was drawn to human senses’ limitations and their influence on cognition. The role of interfaces connecting brain with computer and particular role of Brain Computer Interface (BCI) are indicated which the authors believe will be the next stage of human brain supporting technology evolution. It will enable the growth of perception, awareness, and creativity, and consequently lead to social development.

Keywords

Brain biophysics Perception biophysics Positive feedback 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of PhysicsOpole UniversityOpolePoland

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