Research Interests

Science informatics, health informatics, ecological informatics, artificial intelligence, scientific discovery, transfer learning, inductive process modeling, anomaly-driven theory revision, social cognition, explanation, abductive inference

Current Projects

Unifying Inference through Attention

Past Projects

Unified Theories of Language and Cognition

Computational Induction of Scientific Process Models
(Project Software)

Recent Publications

Bridewell, W., Bello, P. (2016). Inattentional blindness in a coupled perceptual–cognitive system. Proceedings of the Thirty-Seventh Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society.
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Bello, P., Bridewell, W., Wasylyshyn, C. (2016). Attentive and pre-attentive processes in multiple object tracking: a computational investigation. Proceedings of the Thirty-Seventh Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society.
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Bridewell, W., Bello, P. (2015). Incremental object perception in an attention-driven cognitive architecture. Proceedings of the Thirty-Seventh Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, 279–284.
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Bridewell, W., & Bello, P. (2014). Reasoning about belief revision to change minds: a challenge for cognitive systems. Advances in Cognitive Systems, 3, 107–122.
http://www.cogsys.org/pdf/paper-9-3-35.pdf

Isaac, A.M.C., & Bridewell, W. (2014). Mindreading deception in dialog. Cognitive Systems Research, 28, 12–19.
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Todorovski, L.Bridewell, W., Langley, P. (2012). Discovering constraints for inductive process modeling. Proceedings of the Twenty Sixth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 256–262.
http://www.aaai.org/ocs/index.php/AAAI/AAAI12/paper/view/4952