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TGD AND EEG



||Introduction|| ||Magnetic Sensory Canvas Hypothesis||Quantum Model for Bio-Superconductivity: I||Quantum Model for Bio-Superconductivity: II||Quantum Model for Hearing||What Music can Teach About Consciousness? || ||Is Non-Associative Physics and Language Possible Only in Many-Sheeted Space-Time? ||Dark Matter Hierarchy and Hierarchy of EEGs ||Quantum Model for EEG||TGD Inspired Model for Nerve Pulse||TGD Based View about Classical Fields in Relation to Consciousness Theory and Quantum Biology||
||Appendix||



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    Introduction

  1. Basic ideas of TGD

    1. TGD as a Poincare invariant theory of gravitation

    2. TGD as a generalization of the hadronic string model

    3. Fusion of the two approaches via a generalization of the space-time concept

  2. The five threads in the development of quantum TGD

    1. Quantum TGD as configuration space spinor geometry

    2. p-Adic TGD

    3. TGD as a generalization of physics to a theory of consciousness

    4. TGD as a generalized number theory

    5. Dynamical quantized Planck constant and dark matter hierarchy

  3. Bird's eye of view about the contents of the book

  4. The contents of the book

    1. Magnetic Sensory Canvas Hypothesis

    2. Quantum Model for Bio-Superconductivity: I

    3. Quantum Model for Bio-Superconductivity: II

    4. Quantum Model for Hearing

    5. Dark Matter Hierarchy and Hierarchy of EEGs

    6. Quantum Model for EEG

    7. TGD Inspired Model for Nerve Pulse

    8. TGD Based View about Classical Fields in Relation to Consciousness Theory and Quantum Biology



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    Magnetic Sensory Canvas Hypothesis

  1. Introduction

    1. Sensory canvas hypothesis

    2. Why the world is not experienced to rotate as head rotates?

    3. Model for the sensory representations

    4. EEG as a communication and control tool of magnetic body

  2. Where me is?

    1. Is "me" outside my body or does it contain it?

    2. Sensory canvas hypothesis and some problems related to sensory representations

    3. Are the primary sensory organs the seats of sensory qualia?

    4. Altered states of geometric consciousness

  3. A model for sensory representations, long term memories, and motor actions

    1. Magnetic body as the sensory canvas

    2. The mental images at the personal magnetic body

    3. Cortex as a collection of attributes assigned to the objects of perceptive field represented at magnetic canvas

    4. Place coding

    5. Magnetospheric sensory representations

    6. Remote mental interactions and sensory magnetic canvas hypothesis

    7. Mirror mechanism of geometric memories

    8. Sensory perception, motor action, long term memory, and time

  4. First attempts to relate sensory canvas idea to neuroscience

    1. Anatomical structure of the cortex and sensory canvas hypothesis

    2. EEG and sensory canvas hypothesis

    3. How to test the sensory canvas hypothesis

  5. Support for the magnetic sensory canvas hypothesis

    1. Lithium and brain

    2. Atmospheric and ionospheric phenomena and sensory canvas hypothesis

    3. Taos hum



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    Quantum model for bio-superconductivity :I

  1. Introduction

    1. General mechanisms of bio-superconductivity

    2. Hierarchies of preferred p-adic length scales and values of Planck constant

    3. Fractal hierarchy of magnetic flux sheets and the hierarchy of genomes

    4. Bose-Einstein condensates at magnetic flux quanta in astrophysical length scales

    5. The basic mechanism of high Tc superconductivity

  2. General TGD based view about super-conductivity

    1. Basic phenomenology of super-conductivity

    2. Universality of the parameters in TGD framework

    3. Quantum criticality and super-conductivity

    4. Space-time description of the mechanisms of super-conductivity

    5. Super-conductivity at magnetic flux tubes

  3. TGD based model for high Tc super conductors

    1. Some properties of high Tc super conductors

    2. TGD inspired vision about high Tc superconductivity

    3. Speculations

  4. Models for ionic superconductivity

    1. Model for ionic superconductivity

    2. Super conductors of exotic bosonic counterparts of fermionic ions

    3. More quantitative picture about Bose-Einstein condensates

  5. About high Tc superconductivity and other exotic conductivities

    1. The phase diagram and observation

    2. Alternative proposals for the mechanism of superconductivity

    3. TGD proposal for the mechanism of high Tc superconductivity

    4. New findings about high-temperature super-conductors

  6. Self hierarchy and hierarchy of weakly coupled super conductors

    1. Simple model for weakly coupled super conductors

    2. Simplest solutions of Sine-Gordon equation

    3. Are both time like and space-like soliton sequences possible ground states?

    4. Quantum tools for bio-control and -coordination

  7. Model for the hierarchy of Josephson junctions

    1. The most recent model for the generation of nerve pulse

    2. Quantum model for sensory receptor

    3. The role of Josephson currents

    4. What is the role of the magnetic body?

    5. Dark matter hierarchies of Josephson junctions

    6. p-Adic fractal hierarchy of Josephson junctions



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    Quantum model for bio-superconductivity: II

  1. Introduction

    1. Exotic charge transfer between cell interior and exterior as fundamental control mechanism

    2. Further experimental findings

    3. Evidence for axonal supra currents

    4. DC currents of Becker

    5. Two views about cell membrane

  2. Exotic charge transfer between cell interior and exterior as fundamental control mechanism

    1. Strange behavior of the intracellular water

    2. Are channels and pumps really there?

    3. Cytoplasm as gel

    4. TGD based vision inspired by the findings

  3. Further experimental findings

    1. Genes and water memory

    2. A model for chiral selection

    3. Burning water and photosynthesis

  4. A model for the effective electronic super-conductivity in axons

    1. Many-sheeted space-time and connection between thermal de Broglie wavelength and size of the space-time sheet

    2. Magnetic flux tubes as effective super-conductors and breaking of super-conductivity

    3. Quantitative model for the breaking of super-conductivity

    4. Application at axonal level

  5. Quantum model for the direct currents of Becker

    1. Connection between laser induced healing, acupuncture, and association of DC currents with the healing of wounds

    2. Quantum model for effective semiconductor property

    3. A model for remote gene expression based on Becker currents

  6. Could cell membrane correspond to almost vacuum extremal?

    1. Cell membrane as almost vacuum extremal

    2. Are photoreceptors nearly vacuum extremals?

    3. Water electric as protocell

  7. Pollack's findings about fourth phase of water and the model of cell

    1. Pollack's findings

    2. Dark nuclei and Pollack's findings

    3. Fourth phase of water and pre-biotic life in TGD Universe

  8. Implications of strong gravimagnetism for TGD inspired quantum biology

    1. The theory of Tajmar et al for the anomaly of Cooper pairs mass

    2. Is the large gravimagnetic field possible in TGD framework?

    3. Gravitational Mother Gaia and life

  9. Quantitative model of high Tc super-conductivity and bio-super-conductivity

    1. A more detailed flux tube model for super-conductivity

    2. Simple quantitative model

    3. Fermionic statistics and bosons

    4. Interpretation in the case of high Tc super-conductivity

    5. Quantitative estimates in the case of TGD inspired quantum biology

    6. Does also low Tc superconductivity rely on magnetic flux tubes in TGD Universe?

  10. Does the physics of SmB6 make the fundamental dynamics of TGD directly visible?

    1. Observations

    2. Could TGD help to understand the strange behavior of SmB6

  11. A new control mechanism of TGD inspired quantum biology

    1. Quantum criticality

    2. Quantum criticality and TGD inspired quantum biology

    3. A new mechanism of quantum criticality

    4. A new mechanism of quantum bio-control



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    Quantum model for hearing

  1. Introduction

    1. General model for qualia and sensory receptor

    2. Some implications of the model of cell membrane as sensory receptor

    3. Model for hearing

  2. TGD based model for qualia and sensory receptors

    1. A general model of qualia and sensory receptor

    2. Detailed model for the qualia

    3. Overall view about qualia

    4. About detailed identification of the qualia

  3. Quantum model for hearing

    1. Basic facts about hearing and their interpretation in TGD framework

    2. How pitch is represented?

    3. The mystery of the fast transmitter

  4. Music and consciousness

    1. Some aspects of music experience

    2. Zero energy ontology, hierarchy of Planck constants, and number theoretic physics

    3. Why octaves are experienced similarly?

    4. Does harmonic complexity reduce to 3-adicity?

    5. The notion of self and music

    6. Harmony and self-organization

    7. Absolute ear

  5. Pythagoras, music, sacred geometry, and genetic code

    1. Could Pythagoras have something to give for the modern musicology?

    2. Connection with the genetic code

    3. Other ideas

    4. Does DNA understand speech or should you sing to it?

  6. Geometric theory of harmony

    1. Harmonies and icosahedral Hamiltonian cycles

    2. Why quints are near to each other harmonically?

    3. What could be the rules for building a harmony?

    4. Could harmonic principles be realized in biology?

    5. Could biology help in the understanding of musical harmony

    6. Brief summary of the results

    7. Tables listing basic 3-chords for the icosahedral harmonies with symmetries

    8. Illustrations of icosahedral Hamiltonian cycles with symmetries

  7. What could be the physical origin of Pythagorean scale?

    1. Condensed matter realization of 12-note scale in terms of oscillations of square plate

    2. Why 12-note scale?

    3. How to realize 12-note scale at fundamental level universally?

    4. Could Chladni mechanism allow to realize morphogenesis?

  8. Bio-catalysis, morphogenesis by generalized Chladni mechanism, and bio-harmonies

    1. Catalysis and morphogenesis

    2. The notion of bio-harmony and morphogenesis as music

    3. About Chladni mechanism, bio-harmonies, and genetic code for morphology

  9. Logic, fermions, and language

    1. The state basis of fermionic Fock space as Boolean algebra

    2. Boolean algebra as Boolean QFT

    3. Fermions, zero energy ontology, and Boolean cognition

    4. Negentropic entanglement, fuzzy logic, quantum groups, and Jones inclusions

    5. Cognitive codes and fermions



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    What Music Could Teach about Consciousness?

  1. Introduction

    1. Can one do without music?

    2. Overall view suggested by {\it Musicophilia

  2. Impressions created by stories

    1. Emergence of exceptional music abilities

    2. Phantom fingers and the problem of time

    3. When music suddenly becomes a passion

    4. Music and neurological defects

  3. TGD inspired theory of consciousness very briefly

    1. Basic ideas of TGD inspired theory of consciousness

    2. Hierarchy of quantum criticalities and strong form of holography

    3. Selves, their time reversals, and memories

  4. Two modes of of consciousness

    1. Conscious holograms and two kinds of fundamental representations

    2. How nerve pulses and EEG could relate to 2-D and 4-D representations?

    3. How the two representations could be realized at the level of MB?

    4. What the specialization of the brain hemisphere to 2-D or 4-D representation could mean?

    5. Fractal hierarchy of binary structures and realization of two kinds of representations

    6. Absolute pitch



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    Is Non-Associative Physics and Language Possible Only in Many-Sheeted Space-Time?

  1. Introduction

  2. Is non-associative physics possible in many-sheeted space-time?

    1. What does non-associativity mean?

    2. Language and many-sheeted physics?

    3. What about the hierarchy of Planck constants?

  3. Braiding hierarchy mathematically

    1. How to represent the hierarchy of braids?

    2. Braid groups as coverings of permutation groups

    3. Braid having braids as strands

  4. General formulation for the breaking of associativity in the case of operads

    1. How associativity could be broken?

    2. An attempt to interpret



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    Dark Matter Hierarchy and Hierarchy of EEGs

  1. Introduction

    1. Background ideas

    2. Vision about EEG

    3. Fractal hierarchy of EEGs

    4. Basic aspects of EEG

    5. The effects of ELF em fields on brain

    6. Generalized EEG and consciousness

    7. Vision about biological evolution and evolution of brain

  2. What is EEG made of?

    1. Basic ingredients for dark hierarchy of EEGs

    2. The simplest model for the correspondence between generalized Josephson frequencies and cyclotron frequencies

    3. Music metaphor

    4. An attempt to understand EEG in terms of the resonance model

    5. EEG during sleep

    6. Schumann resonance and consciousness

    7. What about proton and electron?

  3. The effects of ELF fields on brain and high Tc ionic super conductivity

    1. Summary about effects of ELF em fields on brain

    2. A brief summary of the model explaining cyclotron frequencies

    3. Interpretation of the temperature window

    4. How could one understand the amplitude windows?

  4. How does generalized EEG relate to conscious experience?

    1. Sensory canvas hypothesis

    2. Magnetic quantum phase transitions and EEG

    3. Altered states of consciousness and EEG

    4. EEG and Golden Mean

    5. Pineal gland and EEG

  5. Great vision about biological evolution and evolution of brain

    1. Basic assumptions

    2. Dark matter hierarchy and big leaps in evolution

    3. Could insect colonies have "EEG"?

    4. Dark matter hierarchy, hierarchical structure of nervous system, and hierarchy of emotions

  6. Appendix

    1. Hierarchy of Planck constants and the generalization of the notion of imbedding space

    2. Em cyclotron frequencies of biologically important ions

    3. Cyclotron frequencies of exotic ions and periodic table



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    Quantum Model of EEG

  1. Introduction

    1. Features

    2. Synchronization

    3. Stochastic resonance

    4. Temporal codings

    5. Scaling law

  2. EEG, MEG, nerve pulse and mini-potentials

    1. EEG

    2. MEG

    3. Nerve pulse

    4. Miniature postsynaptic potentials

  3. Features and synchronization

    1. Features

    2. Synchronization

  4. Stochastic resonance and brain

    1. Stochastic resonance

    2. Basic model for stochastic resonance

    3. Stochastic resonance and neuronal systems

    4. How neuronal stochastic resonance could be realized at quantum level?

  5. Temporal codings

    1. General view

    2. As if time really mattered

    3. Rate coding contra temporal coding

    4. Spectroscopy of consciousness favors spike-statistics coding

    5. Objections against temporal coding can be circumvented in TGD framework

    6. Spike-interval coding

    7. Latency-place representations

    8. Why ELF MEs are scanning the cortex?

    9. p-Adic transition frequencies and EEG

    10. Do brain areas correspond to particular EEG resonance frequencies?

  6. Consciousness as a phenomenon in the operational architectonics of brain organization: Critality and self-organization considerations

    1. The model for operational architecture of brain (OA)

    2. About the notion of criticality in TGD framework



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    TGD inspired model of nerve pulse

  1. Introduction

    1. The most recent model for the generation of nerve pulse

    2. The function of neural transmitters

    3. What happens at the micro-tubular level during nerve pulse?

  2. Background for the model of nerve pulse

    1. General vision about living matter as a macroscopic quantum system

    2. A general view about quantum control, coordination and communication inspired by dark matter hierarchy

    3. The role of electronic super-conductivity

    4. The role of MEs and magnetic flux tube circuitry

  3. TGD based model for the generation of nerve pulse

    1. Soliton model of nerve pulse

    2. TGD based model of nerve pulse assuming far from vacuum extremals

    3. Model of nerve pulse assuming almost vacuum extremal

    4. Pollack's findings and nerve pulse

    5. The role of Ca+2

  4. TGD based model for anesthetic action

    1. Background

    2. Earlier TGD based model for anesthetic action

    3. Second TGD based model for anesthesia

    4. Could Pollack effect make cell membrane a self-loading battery?

    5. Anesthetes again

  5. Many-sheeted neuron

    1. Neuronal consciousness

    2. Functions of nerve pulse

    3. Functions of transmitters

    4. Negentropic entanglement and the role of neurotransmitters

  6. Relating the model of nerve pulse with the micro-tubular level

    1. Dark matter hierarchy and big leaps in evolution

    2. Some TGD inspired new ideas about biochemistry

    3. Nerve pulses and microtubules

    4. Magnetic bodies, MEs and microtubules

  7. Are lithium, phosphate, and Posner molecule fundamental for quantum biology?

    1. Lithium mystery

    2. Phosphate, Posner molecule, and cognition

    3. TGD view



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    TGD Based View about Classical Fields in Relation to Consciousness Theory and Quantum Biology

  1. Introduction

  2. Comparison of Maxwellian and TGD views about classical gauge fields

    1. Superposition of fields in terms of flux quanta

    2. Induction coils in many-sheeted space-time

    3. The notion of conscious hologram

  3. Magnetic body and consciousness

    1. Questions

    2. Magnetic body and conscious holograms

    3. Topological effects on magnetic flux quanta affecting the biological body-magnetic body connection

    4. FM modulations of membrane potential as code of consciousness?

  4. The relation to Persinger's work

    1. God helmet

    2. Persinger's experiments and cyclotron frequencies?

    3. Persinger's explanation

    4. The TGD based interpretation of the God helmet experiments



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    Appendix

  1. Basic properties of CP2

    1. CP2 as a manifold

    2. Metric and Kähler structures of CP2

    3. Spinors in CP2

    4. Geodesic sub-manifolds of CP2

  2. CP2 geometry and standard model symmetries

    1. Identification of the electro-weak couplings

    2. Discrete symmetries

  3. Basic facts about induced gauge fields

    1. Induced gauge fields for space-times for which CP2 projection is a geodesic sphere

    2. Space-time surfaces with vanishing em, Z0, or Kähler fields

  4. p-Adic numbers and TGD

    1. p-Adic number fields

    2. Canonical correspondence between p-adic and real numbers



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