Publications

Journal Articles

Blouw, P. & Eliasmith, C. (2018). Using neural networks to generate inferential roles for natural language. Frontiers in Psychology, 8(2335): 1-14.

Blouw, P. Solodkin, E., Thagard, P. & Eliasmith, C. (2016). Concepts as semantic pointers: A framework and computational model. Cognitive Science, 40(5): 1128-1162.

Turri, J., Buckwalter, W., & Blouw, P. (2015). Knowledge and luck. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review 22(2): 378-390.

Turri, J., & Blouw, P. (2015). Excuse validation: A study in rule-breaking. Philosophical Studies 172(3): 615-634.

Refereed Conference Proceedings

Blouw, P. & Eliasmith, C. (2017). Inferential role semantics for natural language. In Proceedings of the 39th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, (pp. 142-147).

Blouw, P., Eliasmith, C., & Tripp, B. (2016). A scalable spiking neuron model of action planning. In Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, (pp. 1583-1588).

Kroger, B., Bekolay, T., & Blouw, P. (2016). Modeling motor planning in speech production using the neural engineering framework. In Studientexte zur Sprachkommunikation: Elektronische Sprachsignalverarbeitung, (pp. 15-22).

Blouw, P. & Eliasmith, C. (2015). Constraint-based parsing with distributed representations. In Proceedings of the 37th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, (pp. 1583-1588).

Turri, J., Blouw, P. & Buckwalter, W. (2014). Knowledge and luck. In Proceedings of the 36th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, (pp. 1583-1588).

Blouw, P. & Eliasmith, C. (2013). A neurally-plausible encoding of word order information into a semantic vector space. In Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, (pp. 1905-1910).

Hunsberger, E., Blouw, P., Bergstra, J. & Eliasmith, C. (2013). A neural model of human image categorization. In Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, (pp. 633-638).

Book Chapters

Blouw, P., Buckwalter, W. & Turri, J. (2017). Gettier cases: A taxonomy. In R. Borges, C. de Almeida, & P. Klein (Eds.) Explaining knowledge: New essays on the Gettier problem, (pp. 242-252). Oxford University Press.

Theses

Blouw, P. (2017). Inferential Role Semantics for Natural Language. University of Waterloo Doctoral Thesis.

Blouw, P. (2011). A Dynamic Account of the Structure of Concepts. University of Waterloo Masters Thesis.