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  • Vol. 74, Iss. 11 — Nov. 1, 2007
  • pp: 750–751

Forming new semantic units in a holographic model of human memory

V. V. Orlov  »View Author Affiliations

Journal of Optical Technology, Vol. 74, Issue 11, pp. 750-751 (2007)

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This paper discusses how the mass of data stored in the human mind is transformed when it memorizes new information. The analysis is carried out in terms of a holographic model of human memory, based on the assumption that human memory functions like superimposed volume holograms.

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V. V. Orlov, "Forming new semantic units in a holographic model of human memory," J. Opt. Technol. 74, 750-751 (2007)

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