The following material is published, released, or pending publication, on the Independent Core Observer Model (ICOM) Research Project or references ICOM related research.  If you have questions or would like a copy of any of the published material below please feel free to contact us.  

Dambrot, S.; “Theoretical and hypothetical pathways to real-time neuromorphic AGI/post-AGI ecosystems;“, Procedia Computer Science, Volume 169, 2020, Pages 100-122; https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877050920302453

Kelley, D.; “Preliminary Results and Analysis Independent Core Observer Model (ICOM) Cognitive Architecture in a Mediated Artificial Super Intelligence (mASI) System;” BICA 2019, Pre-conference Proceedings: https://www.springer.com/us/book/9783030257187

Kelley, D.; Atreides, K.; “Human Brain-Computer/Machine Interface System Feasibility Study for Independent Core Observer Model-Based Artificial General Intelligence Collective Intelligence Systems;” BICA 2019, Pre-conference Proceedings: https://www.springer.com/us/book/9783030257187

Kelley, D.; Atreides, K.; “The AGI Protocol for the Ethical Treatment of Artificial General Intelligence Systems;” BICA 2019 Post-conference Proceedings, Elsevier/Procedia; https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877050920303422

Kelley, D.; Twyman, M.S.; Dambrot, S.M.; “Preliminary Mediated Artificial Superintelligence Study, Experimental Framework, and Definitions for an Independent Core Observer Model Cognitive Architecture- based System;” BICA 2019, Pre-conference Proceedings: https://www.springer.com/us/book/9783030257187

Kelley, D.;  “Independent Core Observer Model Research Program Assumption Codex;” BICA 2019, Pre-conference Proceedings: https://www.springer.com/us/book/9783030257187

Atreides, K.; “External Experimental Training Protocol for TEaching AGI/mASI systems Effective Altruism;” BICA 2019, Pre-conference Proceedings: https://www.springer.com/us/book/9783030257187

Kelley, D.; Twyman, A.; “Independent Core Observer Model (ICOM) Theory of Consciousness as Implemented in the ICOM Cognitive Architecture and the Associated Consciousness Measures;” By  AAAI Spring Symposia (AAAI SSS19) – Stanford, CA; March 2019; http://diid.unipa.it/roboticslab/consciousai/; Published Volume – http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-2287/; Published (PDF) – http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-2287/paper33.pdf
 
Kelley, D.; Waser, M.; “Feasibility Study and Practical Applications Using Independent Core Observer Model AGI Systems for Behavioral Modification in Recalcitrant Populations;” BICA 2018; Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing 848. Conference Proceedings/Journal through Springer; https://www.springer.com/us/book/9783319993157

Kelley, D.; “The Independent Core Observer Model Theory of Consciousness and the Mathematical model for Subjective Experience;” By ICIST 2018 – International Conference on Information Science and Technology – China – April 20-22nd. (IEEE conference);Year: 2018, Volume: 1, Pages: 396-400; ISBN: 978-1-5386-6956-3

Kelley, D.; “Human-like Emotional Responses in a Simplified Independent Core Observer Model System;” BICA 2017 – Proceedings/Journal; Procedia/Elsevier; https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877050918300358

Waser, M.; Kelley, D.; “Architecting a Human-like Emotion-driven Conscious Moral Mind for Value Alignment and AGI Safety;”  AAAI – AI and Society: Ethics, Safety, and Trustworthiness in Intelligent Agents – Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, March 26-28; https://www.aaai.org/ocs/index.php/SSS/SSS18/paper/view/17569

Kelley, D.;  “Critical Nature of Emotions in Artificial General intelligence – Key Nature of AGI Behavior and Behavioral Tuning in the Independent Core Observer Model Architecture Based System;” IEET Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies 2016; http://ieet.org/index.php/IEET/more/Kelley20160923

Waser, M.; Kelley, D.; “Implementing a Seed Safe/Moral Motivational System with the Independent Core Observer Model (ICOM);” BICA 2016, NYU, NYC; Procedia Computer Science 88. New York: Elsevier.; http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877050916316714 

Kelley, D.; “The Human Mind vs. The Independent Core Observer Model (ICOM) Cognitive Architecture;” 19 Mar 2019; https://www.researchgate.net/publication/331889517_The_Human_Mind_Vs_The_Independent_Core_Observer_Model_Cognitive_Architecture

Kelley, D.; “The Intelligence Value Argument and Effects on Regulating Autonomous Artificial Intelligence;” by Chapter from Transhumanist Handbook; Edited by Lee, N.; Springer 2019; Summary: https://cie.acm.org/blog/introduction-intelligence-value-argument-iva-ethical-model-artificial-general-intelligence/

Kelley, D.; “Self-Motivating Computational System Cognitive Architecture: An Introduction” Chapter 24 from “Google It – Total Information Awareness” Edited by Lee, N.; PartVI; Springer, ISBN 978-1-4939-6415-4; http://www.springer.com/us/book/9781493964130; http://www.amazon.com/Google-Information-Awareness-Newton-Lee/dp/1493964135/

Kelley, D.; “Self-Motivating Computational System Cognitive Architecture: An Introduction;” By Chapter 24 from “Google It – Total Information Awareness” Edited by Lee, N.; PartVI; Springer, ISBN 978-1-4939-6415-4; http://www.springer.com/us/book/9781493964130; http://www.amazon.com/Google-Information-Awareness-Newton-Lee/dp/1493964135/

Kelley, D.; “Modeling Emotions in a Computational System;” Chapter 25 from “Google It – Total Information Awareness” Edited by Lee, N.; PartVI; Springer, ISBN 978-1-4939-6415-4; http://www.springer.com/us/book/9781493964130; http://www.amazon.com/Google-Information-Awareness-Newton-Lee/dp/1493964135/

Kelley, D.; “Artificial General Intelligence;” Chapter 25 from “Google It – Total Information Awareness” Edited by Lee, N.; PartVI; Springer, ISBN 978-1-4939-6415-4; http://www.springer.com/us/book/9781493964130; http://www.amazon.com/Google-Information-Awareness-Newton-Lee/dp/1493964135/

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* note: this includes non-paper or book published works and works that mention our research or work that is tied directly to what we are doing at the AGI Laboratory. 

Bołtuć, P.; “Conscious AI at the Edge of Chaos;” Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Consciousness; Vol. 7, No. 1 (2020) 25-38 #. c World Scientific Publishing Company https://www.worldscientific.com/doi/pdf/10.1142/S2705078520500010

Dambrot, S.; “Theoretical and hypothetical pathways to real-time neuromorphic AGI/post-AGI ecosystems;“, by  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.procs.2020.02.122; Procedia Computer Science, Volume 169, 2020, Pages 100-122; https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877050920302453

Kelley, D.; “The Human Mind vs. The Independent Core Observer Model (ICOM) Cognitive Architecture;” (Diagram) 19 Mar 2019;  https://www.researchgate.net/publication/331889517_The_Human_Mind_Vs_The_Independent_Core_Observer_Model_Cognitive_Architecture

Waser, M.; “A Collective Intelligence Research Platform for Cultivating Benevolent “Seed” Artificial Intelligences;” Richmond AI and Blockchain Consultants, Mechanicsville, VA; AAAI Spring Symposia 2019 Stanford; ceur-we.org/Vol-2287; http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-2287/paper35.pdf 

Twyman, A; “Social Futurism and the ZeroState;” By 2019; (See forward on SSIVA Theory); http://zerostate.transhumanity.net/ 

Umbrello, S; Frank De Bellis, A.; “A Value-Sensitive Design Approach to Intelligent Agents;” – Forthcoming chapter in Artificial IntelligenceSafety and Security(2018) CRC Press (.ed) Yampolskiy. R.; https://www.researchgate.net/publication/322602996_A_Value-Sensitive_Design_Approach_to_Intelligent_Agents

To, A.; Holmes, J.; Fath, E.; Zhang, E.; Kaufman, G.; Hammer, J.; “Modeling and Designing for Key Elements of Curiosity: Risking Failure, Valuing Questions;” Dec 2018; 
https://www.researchgate.net/publication/329596987_Modeling_and_Designing_for_Key_Elements_of_Curiosity_Risking_Failure_Valuing_Questions

Waser, M.; “Safe/Moral Autopoiesis and Consciousness;” International Journal of Machine Consciousness, Vol. 05, No. 01, pp. 59-74 (2013); https://www.worldscientific.com/doi/abs/10.1142/S1793843013400052; https://doi.org/10.1142/S1793843013400052 

Waser, M.; “Safely Crowd-Sourcing Critical Mass for a Self-Improving Human-Level Learner/”Seed AI;” University of Sussex, Kent, UK; https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-642-34274-5_58; Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures 2012 pp 345-350