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Seqsee: a concept-centered architecture for sequence perception

@inproceedings{Hofstadter2010SeqseeAC,
  title={Seqsee: a concept-centered architecture for sequence perception},
  author={Douglas Richard Hofstadter and A. Mahabal},
  year={2010}
}
One of the goals of this project is to design and implement a computer program that can extend integer sequences intelligently, and the project has resulted in the creation of the program named "Seqsee" (pronounced "sexy"). Seqsee can extend a wide range of cognitively interesting sequences, including the following sequence (Seqsee is presented the sequence without the groupings indicated by the parentheses): ( (1) ) ( (1) (1 2) ) ( (1) (1 2) (1 2 3) ) If people are shown this sequence… Expand
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