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DOI: 10.14704/nq.2014.12.2.739

A Quantum Monadological Solution to the Measurement, Consciousness and Qualia Problems

Gordon Globus

Abstract

The measurement, consciousness and qualia problematics are intertwined: all hinges on the failure to “deconstruct” world, consciousness and qualia. Physical reality is quantum at all scales, whereas world is dis-closed in parallel at unique addresses: thrown existence is monadological. Two categories of solution to the measurement problem are distinguished and analyzed: spontaneous decoherence theories and selection by match theories. A new interpretation of the Schrödinger wave function as representing the quantum brain’s “self-tuning” is proposed. Quantum neurophilosophy and neuroquantology within the framework of thermofield brain dynamics support an integrated solution to measurement, consciousness and qualia problems.

Keywords

measurement problem, consciousness problem, qualia problem, thermofield brain dynamics, deconstruction, Schrödinger wave function, quantum neurophilosophy, neuroquantology, quantum brain theory

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