Mechanism Integrated Information

  title={Mechanism Integrated Information},
  author={Leonardo S. Barbosa and William Marshall and Larissa Albantakis and Giulio Tononi},
The Integrated Information Theory (IIT) of consciousness starts from essential phenomenological properties, which are then translated into postulates that any physical system must satisfy in order to specify the physical substrate of consciousness. We recently introduced an information measure (Barbosa et al., 2020) that captures three postulates of IIT—existence, intrinsicality and information—and is unique. Here we show that the new measure also satisfies the remaining postulates of IIT… 
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