Quantum Structure in Cognition: Human Language as a Boson Gas of Entangled Words

  title={Quantum Structure in Cognition: Human Language as a Boson Gas of Entangled Words},
  author={Diederik Aerts and Lester Beltran},
  journal={Foundations of Science},
We model a piece of text of human language telling a story by means of the quantum structure describing a Bose gas in a state close to a Bose–Einstein condensate near absolute zero temperature. For this we introduce energy levels for the words (concepts) used in the story and we also introduce the new notion of ‘cogniton’ as the quantum of human thought. Words (concepts) are then cognitons in different energy states as it is the case for photons in different energy states, or states of… 
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