Publications


    Intuitive Physics

      Noisy Newtons: Unifying process and dependency accounts of causal attribution (pdf) (bibtex)


      T. Gerstenberg, N.D. Goodman, D.A. Lagnado, J.B. Tenenbaum:
      Proceedings of the 34th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
      #causality, #counterfactuals, #attribution, #intuitive physics

      Consistent physics underlying ballistic motion prediction (pdf) (bibtex)


      Smith KA, Battaglia PW, Vul E:
      Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
      #intuitive physics, #bayesian model

      Internal physics models guide probabilistic judgments about object dynamics (pdf) (bibtex)


      Hamrick JB, Battaglia PW, Tenenbaum JB:
      33rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
      #intuitive physics, #bayesian model

      From counterfactual simulation to causal judgment (pdf) (bibtex)


      T. Gerstenberg, N. D. Goodman, D. A. Lagnado, J. B. Tenenbaum:
      Proceedings of the 36th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
      #causality, #counterfactuals, #simulation, #intuitive physics, #attribution

      Natural science: Active learning in dynamic physical microworlds (pdf) (bibtex)


      Neil Bramley, Tobias Gerstenberg, Joshua B. Tenenbaum:
      Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
      #causality, #learning, #intuitive physics

      Understanding ``almost'': Empirical and computational studies of near misses (pdf) (bibtex)


      Tobias Gerstenberg, Joshua B. Tenenbaum:
      Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
      #counterfactuals, #causality, #intuitive physics, #language, #almost

      How, whether, why: Causal judgments as counterfactual contrasts (pdf) (bibtex)


      Tobias Gerstenberg, Noah Goodman, David Lagnado, Joshua Tenenbaum:
      Proceedings of the 37th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
      #causality, #counterfactuals, #intuitive physics

      Concepts in a probabilistic language of thought (pdf) (bibtex)


      Noah Goodman, Joshua Tenenbaum, Tobias Gerstenberg:
      The Conceptual Mind: New Directions in the Study of Concepts
      #concepts, #representation, #learning, #causality, #intuitive physics, #intuitive psychology

      A Compositional Object-Based Approach To Learning Physical Dynamics (web) (bibtex)


      Michael Chang, Tomer Ullman, Antonio Torralba, Joshua B. Tenenbaum:
      Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Learning Representations
      #intuitive physics, #simulation, #deep learning, #unsupervised learning, #scene understanding

      Thinking inside the box: Motion prediction in contained spaces uses simulation (pdf) (bibtex)


      Kevin A Smith, Filipe de A B Peres, Edward Vul, Joshua B Tenenbaum:
      Cognitive Science Society
      #intuitive physics, #simulation, #topology, #containers

      Faulty towers: A hypothetical simulation model of physical support (pdf) (bibtex)


      Tobias Gerstenberg, Liang Zhou, Kevin A. Smith, Joshua B. Tenenbaum:
      Proceedings of the 39th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
      #causality, #counterfactual, #hypothetical, #mental simulation, #intuitive physics, #physical support

      Physical problem solving: Joint planning with symbolic, geometric, and dynamic constraints (pdf) (bibtex)


      Ilker Yildirim, Tobias Gerstenberg, Basil Saeed, Marc Toussant, Joshua B. Tenenbaum:
      Proceedings of the 39th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
      #planning, #problem solving, #logic-geometric programming, #intuitive physics, #scene understanding

      Marbles in Inaction: Counterfactual Simulation and Causation by Omission (pdf) (bibtex)


      Simon Stephan, Pascale Willemsen, Tobias Gerstenberg:
      Proceedings of the 39th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
      #causality, #counterfactuals, #causation by omission, #causal attribution, #mental simulation, #intuitive physics

      A Comparative Evaluation of Approximate Probabilistic Simulation and Deep Neural Networks as Accounts of Human Physical Scene Understanding (web) (bibtex)


      Renqiao Zhang, Jiajun Wu, Chengkai Zhang, William T. Freeman, Joshua B. Tenenbaum:
      Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
      #intuitive physics, #simulation, #deep learning, #scene understanding

      Unsupervised Learning of Latent Physical Properties Using Perception-Prediction Networks (web) (bibtex)


      David Zheng, Vinson Luo, Jiajun Wu, Joshua B. Tenenbaum:
      Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (UAI)
      #intuitive physics, #scene understanding, #graph networks

      Neurocomputational Modeling of Human Physical Scene Understanding (pdf) (bibtex)


      Ilker Yildirim, Kevin Smith, Mario Belledonne, Jiajun Wu, Joshua B. Tenenbaum:
      Conference on Cognitive Computational Neuroscience (CCN)
      #intuitive physics, #deep learning, #scene understanding

      DensePhysNet: Learning Dense Physical Object Representations via Multi-step Dynamic Interactions (web) (bibtex)


      Zhenjia Xu, Jiajun Wu, Andy Zeng, Joshua B. Tenenbaum, Shuran Song:
      Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS)
      #deep learning, #robotics, #intuitive physics

      Adventures in Flatland: Perceiving Social Interactions Under Physical Dynamics (pdf) (bibtex)


      Tianmin Shu, Marta Kryven, Tomer D. Ullman, Joshua B. Tenenbaum:
      Proceedings of the 42nd Annual Virtual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society
      #social perception, #theory of mind, #intuitive physics, #bayesian inverse planning, #hierarchical planning

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