Modelling word activation in semantic networks : three scaled entanglement models compared
Galea, David, Bruza, Peter D., Kitto, Kirsty, & Nelson, Douglas (2012) Modelling word activation in semantic networks : three scaled entanglement models compared. In Quantum Interaction : 6th International Symposium, QI 2012, Paris, France, June 27-29, 2012, Revised Selected Papers, Springer, Paris School of Economics, Paris, France, pp. 172-183.
Modelling how a word is activated in human memory is an important requirement for determining the probability of recall of a word in an extra-list cueing experiment. Previous research assumed a quantum-like model in which the semantic network was modelled as entangled qubits, however the level of activation was clearly being over-estimated. This paper explores three variations of this model, each of which are distinguished by a scaling factor designed to compensate the overestimation.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Additional Information:||Lecture Notes in Computer Science Volume 7620, 2012, pp 172-183|
|Keywords:||Quantum Entanglement, Word Activation, Extra-List Cueing|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > PHYSICAL SCIENCES (020000) > QUANTUM PHYSICS (020600) > Quantum Physics not elsewhere classified (020699)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > PSYCHOLOGY AND COGNITIVE SCIENCES (170000) > COGNITIVE SCIENCE (170200)
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Information Systems
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright Springer 2013|
|Deposited On:||26 Apr 2013 01:53|
|Last Modified:||28 Apr 2013 22:11|
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