The construction of function representations

@inproceedings{Montambault2016TheCO,
  title={The construction of function representations},
  author={Brian Montambault and Christopher Lucas and Joseph L. Austerweil},
  booktitle={CogSci},
  year={2016}
}
Whether learning how pressing on the gas pedal of rental car will affect its acceleration or learning how changing the volume of speakers affects the perceived loudness of the sound they produce, humans can quickly learn functions from a few examples. Recent hybrid models (Lucas et al., 2015) combine the structure of rule-based models with the flexibility of similarity-based models by exploiting the equivalence of Bayesian linear regression and Gaussian processes. We expand on these models by… CONTINUE READING