φ-Phi vrs ORCH-OR: As Above, So Below. Towards a Science of Consciousness Conference, Tuscon, April 2014
φ-Phi by Giulio Tononi: Evoking the
#AsynsisConstructal paradigm as a key Synergy behind Human Consciousness, explicitly on Page 164.
Seeking a “middle path” between the Orch OR & Phi-IIT positions by exploring their common optimal, analogical geometries
Some Asynsis-Constructal speculations on the relationships between the Orch OR theory of Penrose-Hameroff-Bandyopadhyay and Phi-IIT theory of Tononi-Koch-Tegmark in terms of Chalmer’s Hard problem of the subjective self and optimal, analogical geometries.
Based on exchanges with the principals immediately after the TSC Conference at the University of Arizona, Tuscon, April 2014