Mind in the Brain – Creation of the Greatest Virtual World
Mukundan CR1*, Kamarajan C2 and Ajayan P3
1Axxonet Brain Research Laboratory, Axxonet System Technologies, Bangalore, India. 2Henri Begleiter Neurodynamics Laboratory, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA. 3Kingsboro Psychiatric Center, 681 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA.
Human mind is a functional capability of the brain, by which information about sensory-motor contacts made through the nervous system are perceived and interpreted by the mind. While the detection and interpretations are subjective and experiential, they are based purely on a cascade of neurocognitive processes that unfold in the brain in response to external events or sequential changes detected over time and space. Experiential or subjective interpretations are generally based on the selected choices, and often depends on the cognitive judgments made by the individual. The cognitive judgments mold the drive present in the individual and it is experienced as positive or negative emotions by the individual. Drive is the fuel or energy present in the system for all responses and actions related to “seeking”, and they are automatically initiated when the drive reaches a Critical Level of Potentiation (Mukundan et al. 1). It is possible for an individual to become aware of the presence of the drive as well as the process of initiation of actions in the attempt to satisfying the drive. Scientific observations of the changes that occur in the physical and social environment, which are normally detected by the sensory-motor systems are repeatable and explain the time-space sequential relationships that exist in the physical universe. The major role of the mind is the experiential detection and interpretations of the sensory-motor events, which are experienced and expressed by the mental processes related to detection and expression. Subjective interpretations are generally based on personal experiences, which are highly suggestable and as per the needs experienced at personal and group levels by the individual minds. Individuals create goals and purposes for all actions, and in the process, the new functional systems of the mind are also created according to neuroscientific principles. The physical world shaped by man scientifically for superior facilities are distinctly different from the functional world created for personal satisfaction, happiness, and as per their belief systems. Cognitively human mind may consider it necessary to find meaningful associations among the elements within the universe, and specifically for the purpose of life. Mind is indeed the greatest natural apparatus, naturally evolved in the human brain and could develop signal generation and processing abilities. Ability to sequentially relate signals across time and space became scientific processing, whereas simultaneous processing of signals helped create additional systems with purposeful functioning of the parts. Such processing using signals helped to create concepts, and find meaningful relationships of signals across time and space. Scientific thinking facilitated creation of new physical realities, whereas considering relationships across space and time helped creation of functional systems, meaningful only when simultaneous relationships could be established.
Keywords: Human mind, sensory-motor contacts, scientific relationships, sequential scientific relationships, cognitive judgments, experiential relationships, behavioral expressions, mental creation of positive and negative concepts of purposeful relationships.
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Mukundan CR, Kamarajan C and Ajayan P. Mind in the Brain – Creation of the Greatest Virtual World. International Journal of Psychological Research and Reviews, 2019, 2:12. DOI: 10.28933/ijprr-2019-03-2905
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