Possible Existence of Superluminal Photons Inside Microtubules and the Resulting Explanation for Brain Mechanism
American Journal of Optics and Photonics
Volume 3, Issue 5, October 2015, Pages: 54-57
Received: Jul. 19, 2015; Accepted: Jul. 29, 2015; Published: Aug. 11, 2015
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Takaaki Musha, Advanced Science-Technology Research Organization, Yokohama, Japan; Foundation of Physics Research Center (FoPRC), Via Resistenza, Celico (CS), Italy
Luigi Maxmilian Caligiuri, Foundation of Physics Research Center (FoPRC), Via Resistenza, Celico (CS), Italy; Faculty of Science, University of Calabria, Arcavacata di Rende (CS), Italy
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D.Georgiev presented an idea that consciousness could be the result of quantum computation via short laser-like pulses controlling quantum gates within the brain cortex. However, he later rejected this theory because the wavelength of super radiant photon emission in the infrared spectrum is two orders of magnitude longer than the size of any microtubule cavity. To revive this idea of quantum computation within the brain, the authors propose that the substance within a microtubule cylinder has the characteristics of a metamaterial composed of sub-wavelength structures. Using this hypothesis, we can propose the mechanism for human brain based on superluminal photons
Superluminal Photons, Metamaterial, Microtubule, Quantum Computation
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Takaaki Musha, Luigi Maxmilian Caligiuri, Possible Existence of Superluminal Photons Inside Microtubules and the Resulting Explanation for Brain Mechanism, American Journal of Optics and Photonics. Vol. 3, No. 5, 2015, pp. 54-57. doi: 10.11648/j.ajop.20150305.11
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