The role of blending in mathematical invention

Felix Bou, Marco Schorlemmer, Joseph Corneli, Danny Gomez Ramirez, Ewen Maclean, Alan Smaill, Alison Pease

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


We model the mathematical process whereby new mathematical theories are invented. Here we explain the use of conceptual blending for this purpose, and show examples to illustrate the process in action. Our longer-term goal is to support machine and human mathematical creativity.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the sixth international conference of computational creativity
Place of PublicationPark City, Utah, USA
Number of pages8
Publication statusPublished - 2015
EventSixth International Conference on Computational Creativity - Park City, United States
Duration: 29 Jun 20152 Jul 2015


ConferenceSixth International Conference on Computational Creativity
Abbreviated titleICCC 2015
CountryUnited States
CityPark City
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