Integrated information theory (IIT) is a theoretical framework for understanding consciousness developed by Dr. Giulio Tononi and his collaborators at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. For a general overview of the theory, please see the following publications:
- Tononi, G., Boly, M., Massimini, M., & Koch, C. (2016). Integrated information theory: from consciousness to its physical substrate. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 17(7), 450-461. doi: nrn.2016.44
- Tononi, G., & Koch, C. (2015). Consciousness: here, there and everywhere?. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 370(1668), 20140167. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2014.0167
- Tononi, Giulio (2015). Integrated Information Theory. Scholarpedia, 10(1):4164.
- Oizumi, M., Albantakis, L., & Tononi, G. (2014). From the phenomenology to the mechanisms of consciousness: integrated information theory 3.0. PLoS computational biology, 10(5), e1003588. doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003588
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