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Articles 265-336 are provided below

Featured Publications
Wave Particle Duality, the Observer and Retrocausality

Narasimhan, A., Kafatos, M.C.

Sheaf theoretic formulation for consciousness, qualia and relationship... 

Kafatos, M.C., Kato, G. C. (2017)

Exploring Consciousness through the Qualitative Content of Equations, Cosmos and History

Narasimhan, A., Kafatos, M.C.

Biofield Science

Kafatos, M.C., Chevalier, G., Chopra, D., Hubacher, J.J., Kak, S., Theise, N.D. (2015)

Fundamental Awareness: A framework for integrating science, philosophy and metaphysics

Theise, N.D., Kafatos, M.C.

Saving the Physics II: Who Needs to be Saved? It Depends on Your Metaphysics

Kafatos, M.C. (2017)

Latest Publications

265. Kafatos M. (2011) The Science of Wholeness, in “Analecta Husserliana”, T. Tymieniecka, A. Grandpierre (edit.), Springer Science, Business Media, B.V. (Book Chapter)

266. Kafatos, M., Tanzi, R., and Chopra D. (2011) How Consciousness Becomes the Physical Universe The Journal of Cosmology 14:1318-1328

267. Ouzounov, D., Pulinets, S., Hattori, K., Kafatos, M., Taylor, P. (2011) Atmospheric Signals Associated with Major Earthquakes: A Multi-Sensor Approach, in “Frontier of Earthquake Short-term Prediction Study”, Hayakawa, M. (edit.), NSTSS, Japan.

268. Prasad, A.K., El-Askary, H.M., Asrar, G.R., Kafatos, M., Jaswal, A. (2011) Melting of Major Glaciers in Himalayas: Role of Desert Dust and Anthropogenic Aerosols, “Planet Earth 2011 - Global Warming Challenges and Opportunities for Policy and Practice”, Elias G. Carayannis (edit.), InTech Publishing (ISBN: 978-953-307-733-8) (Book Chapter)

269. Kafatos, M., Nassikas, A.A. (2011) Retro-causation, Minimum Contradictions and Non-locality, in “Quantum Retrocausation: Theory and Experiment”, 13–14 June 2011, San Diego, California AIP Conf. Proc. 1408, D. Sheehan (edit.), 291-296; doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3663730

270. El-Askary, H., Prasad, A.K., Kallos, G., El-Raey, M., Kafatos, M. (2011) Analyzing Black Cloud Dynamics over Cairo, Nile Delta Region and Alexandria using Aerosols and Water Vapor Data, “Air Quality-Models and Applications”, Nicolas Mazzeo (edit.), InTech Publishing, Croatia, (ISBN: 978-953-307-307-1)

271. Ouzounov, D., Pulinets, S., Romanov, A., Romanov, A., Tsybulya, K., Davidenko, D., Kafatos, M., Taylor, P. (2011) Atmosphere-ionosphere response to the M9 Tohoku earthquake revealed by multi-instrument space-borne and ground observations: Preliminary results, Earthquake Science, 24(6):557-564, doi: 10.1007/s11589-011-0817-z

272. Kwak, D-A., Lee, W-K.,  Kafatos, M., et al. (2012) Estimation of PAI(E) Using Airborne LiDAR data in South Korea, IEEE International Symposium on Geoscience and Remote Sensing (IGARSS), Munich Book Series: 1645-1648

273. Kaskaoutis, D.G., Prasad, A.K., Kosmopoulos, P.G., Sinha, P.R., Kharol, S.K., Gupta, P., El-Askary, H.M., and Kafatos, M. (2012) Synergistic use of remote sensing and modeling for tracing dust storms in the Mediterranean, Adv. Met. Volume 2012, doi: 10.1155/2012/861026, 14 pages

274. Ouzounov, D., Pulinets, S., Hattori, K., Kafatos, M., Taylor, P. (2012) Atmospheric Signals Associated with Major Earthquakes. A Multi-Sensor Approach. The Frontier of Earthquake Prediction Studies Ed. M. Hayakawa, Nihon-senmontosho-Shuppan, Tokyo, 510-531

275. Prasad, A., Singh, R.P., Kafatos M. (2012) Influence of coal-based thermal power plants on the spatial-temporal variability of tropospheric NO2 column over India, Environ. Monit. Assess., 184:1891-1907, doi:10.1007/10661-011-2087-6

276. Ma, Y., Kafatos, M., and Davidson, N.E. (2012) Surface pressure profiles, vortex structure and initialization for hurricane prediction. Part I: analysis of observed and synthetic structures, Meteorol. Atmos. Phys., 117:5-23, DOI 10.1007/s00703-012-0190-z.

277. Grandpierre, A., Kafatos, M. (2012) Biological Autonomy, Philosophy Study,  2(9):631-649 http://www.davidpublishing.com/DownLoad/?id=8238

278. El-Askary, H., Allali, M., Rakovski, C., Prasad, A., Kafatos, M., and Struppa, D. (2012), Computational methods for climate data, WIREs Comput Stat 2012. Doi: 10.1002/wics.1213, Wiley Periodicals (Book Chapter) 

279. Roy, S., Roy, M., and Kafatos, M., (2012) Dynamic Multiple Scattering, frequency shift and possible effects on quasars astronomy, Journal of Computational Methods in Science and Engineering 00:1-23 IOS Press, DOI 10.3233/JCM-120462

280. Sarafoglou, N., Kafatos, M., and Beall, J.H. (2012), Simultaneity in the Scientific Enterprise, Studies in Sociology of Science, 3(3):20-30, CS Canada, ISSN 1923-0184

281. Theise, N. D., Kafatos, M. (2013) Sentience Everywhere: Complexity Theory, Panpsychism & the Role of Sentience in Self-Organization of the Universe, Journal of Consciousness Exploration & Research, 4(4):378-390 http://jcer.com/index.php/jcj/article/view/291/330

282. Grandpierre, A., Kafatos, M. (2013) Genuine Biological Autonomy: How can the Spooky Finger of Mind Play on the Physical Keyboard of the Brain? Chapter 9, “An Anthology of Philosophical Studies”Vol. 7, P. Hanna (edit.), Athens Institute for Education and Research 2013, 83-98 (Book Chapter) http://www.grandpierre.hu/site/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/GrandpierreKafatos2013SpookyFingerOfMind.pdf

283. Jaswal, A. K., Kumar, N., Prasad, A. K., Kafatos, M., (2013) Decline in horizontal surface visibility over India (1961–2008) and its association with meteorological variables, Natural Hazards DOI 10.1007/s11069-013-0666-2

284. Sarafoglou, N., and Kafatos, M. (2013) Energy Production, Conversion, Transmission, and Distribution, Policy, Planning, and Mitigation Process-General Considerations: Infrastructure and Vilnerability Caused by Climate/00316, in “Climate Variability, 1st Edition: Understanding and Addressing Threats to Essential Resources”, R. A. Pielke, Sr. (edit. In chief), Elsevier, ISBN: 9780123847034 (Book Chapter)

285. El-Askary, H., Park, S K., Ahn M-H., Prasad A., Kafatos, M. (2013) On the Detection and Monitoring of the Transport of an Asian Dust Storm Using Multi-sensor Satellite Remote Sensing in Elsevier Editorial System(tm) for Environment International Manuscript Draft (Research Paper) 

286. Theise, ND, Kafatos, M. (2013) Complementarity in biological systems: a complexity view. Complexity, 18(6):11-20 http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/cplx.21453/abstract

287. El-Askary, H., et al., Kafatos, M., (2013) Annual Patterns of Atmospheric Pollutions and Episodes over Cairo Egypt, Advances in Meteorology, Article ID 984853, 11 pages. doi:10.1155/2013/984853 

288. Grandpierre, A., Chopra, D., Doraiswamy, P. Murali, Tanzi, R., Kafatos, M.C. (2013) A Multidisciplinary Approach to Mind and Consciousness. NeuroQuantology, 11(4):607-617 http://dx.doi.org/10.14704/nq.2013.11.4.703

289. Kim, S.R., Prasad, A. K., El-Askary, H., Lee, W.K., Kwak, D.A., Lee, S.H, Kafatos, M.C., (2014) Application of the Savitzky-Golay Filter to Land Cover Classification Using Temporal MODIS Vegetation Indices, Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 80(7):675-685

290. Chopra, D., Kafatos, M.C. (2014) From Quanta to Qualia: How a Paradigm Shift Turns Into Science. Philosophy Study, 4(4):287-301 http://www.davidpublishing.com/show.html?16636  

291. Kafatos, M.C. (2014) The Conscious Universe, in “Brain, Mind, Cosmos: The Nature of Our Existence and the Universe”, D. Chopra (edit), eBook, Deepak Chopra, Publisher, c/o Trident Media Group LLC, New York 

292. Chopra, D., Kafatos, M.C., Tanzi, R.E. (2014) A Consciousness-based Science: From Quanta to Qualia: How a Paradigm Shift Turns Into Science, in “Brain, Mind, Cosmos: The Nature of Our Existence and the Universe”, D. Chopra (edit), eBook, Deepak Chopra, Publisher, c/o Trident Media Group LLC, New York  

293. Chopra, D., Doraiswamy, M., Tanzi, R.E, Kafatos, M.C. (2014), Your Brain is the Universe, D. Chopra (edit), eBook, Deepak Chopra, Publisher, c/o Trident Media Group LLC, New York    

294. Kafatos, M.C., Chopra, D. (2014). The Time Machine of Consciousness, Cosmology of Time, Quantum Physics of Time Travel (Guest Editors), Cosmology, 12 

295. Kak, S., Chopra, D., Kafatos, M.C. (2014) Perceived Reality, Quantum Mechanics, and Consciousness. Cosmology, 18:231-245 

296. Grandpierre, A., Chopra, D., Kafatos, M.C. (2014) The Universal Principle of Biology. NeuroQuantology, 12(3):364-373

297. Kafatos, M.C., Lee, H., Yang, K.-H. S. (2014) The Non-Local Universe is the Conscious Universe. In: The Mysteries of Consciousness: Essays on Spacetime, Evolution and Well-Being, Ingrid Fredriksson (Edit.) Print ISBN: 978-0-7864-7768-5 Ebook ISBN: 978-1-4766-1690-2 

298. Kafatos, M.C., Chopra, D. (2014). The Nature of Reality, the Self, Time, Space and Experience, Cosmology, 18:456-460 

299. Kafatos, M.C., Kak, S. (2015). Veiled Nonlocality and Cosmic Censorship, Physics Essays, 28,182-187 http://physicsessays.org/browse-journal-2/product/1242-9-menas-c-kafatos-and-subhash-kak-veiled-nonlocality-cosmic-censorship-and-local-observations.html andhttp://arxiv.org/abs/1401.2180http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.218

300. Boksoon M., Kim, S.H, Kim, J., Kafatos, M.C. (2015). On the Relationship between the North Atlantic Oscillation and Early Warm Season Temperatures in the Southwestern United States. J. Climate, 28:5683–5698 http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/full/10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00521.1

301. Park, S., El-Askary, H., Sabbah, I., Kwak, H., Prasad A., Lee, W.K., Kafatos, M.C. (2015) Studying Air Pollutants Origin and Associated Meteorological Parameters over Seoul from 2000 to 2009 Advances in Meteorology 2015(2):1-12 DOI: 10.1155/2015/704178

302. Park, S K., El-Askary, H., Ahn M-H., Prasad A., Kafatos, M.C. (2015) On the Detection and Monitoring of the Transport of an Asian Dust Storm Using Multi-Sensor Satellite Remote Sensing Journal of Environmental Informatics 25(2):99-116 DOI: 10.3808/jei.201500306

303. Medvigy, D., Kim, S.H., Kim, J., Kafatos, M.C. (2015) Dynamically downscaling predictions for deciduous tree leaf emergence in California under current and future climate International Journal of Biometeorology 60(7) DOI: 10.1007/s00484-015-1086-7

304. Kafatos, M.C., Chevalier, G., Chopra, D., Hubacher, J.J., Kak, S., Theise, N.D. (2015). Biofield Science: Current Physics Perspectives, Global Advances in Health and Medicine, 4(suppl):25-34. DOI: 10.7453/gahmj.2015.011.suppl

305. Kafatos, M.C. (2015). Meditation: If You’re Doing It, You’re Doing It Right, Alisson Tinsley and Chris Fields, Edit., Meditation is the effortless stilling of the mind: It is being with yourself, 153-158 (book chapter).

306. Kim, S.H., Kim J., Walko, R., Myoung, B., Stack, D., Kafatos, M.C. (2015). Climate Change Impacts on Maize-yield Potential in the Southwestern United States Procedia Environmental Sciences 12/2015; 29:279-280. DOI: 10.1016/j.proenv.2015.07.210

307. Kafatos, M.C. (2015). Fundamental Mathematics of Consciousness Cosmos and History: The Journal of Natural and Social Philosophy, 11(2):175-188 http://www.cosmosandhistory.org/index.php/journal

308. Theise, N.D., Kafatos, M.C. (2016) Fundamental Awareness: A Framework for Integrating Science, Philosophy and Metaphysics Communicative & Integrative Biology 9(3):00-00 

309. Sarafoglou, N., Kafatos, M.C., Sprigg, W.A. (2016) Migration, Environment and Public Health: Theory and Interdisciplinary Research from a Regional Science Perspective International Journal of Social Science Studies 4(4) 

310. Kafatos, M.C., Keun Hang Yang (2016) The Quantum Universe: the Philosophical Foundations and Oriental Medicine, Integrative Medicine Research, 5(4):237-243, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.imr.2016.08.003

311. Lee, E.J., Lee, W-K., Lamchin, M., Piao, D., Song, C., Jeon, S.W., Kim, E. Moon, Kafatos, M.C. (2016) Assessing Environmentally Sensitive Land to Desertification using MEDALUS method in Mongolia, Advances in Space Research (In Process)

312. Kafatos, M.C., Narasimhan, A., (2016) Mathematical Frameworks for Consciousness, Cosmos and History: The Journal of Natural and Social Philosophy, 12(2) http://cosmosandhistory.org/index.php/journal/article/view/556/909

313. Narasimhan, A., Kafatos, M.C., (2016) Wave Particle Duality, the Observer and Retrocausality, Retrocausality Conference, AIP, 9 pages

314. Narasimhan, A., Kafatos, M.C., (2016) Exploring Consciousness through the Qualitative Content of Equations, Cosmos and History: The Journal of Natural and Social Philosophy, 12(2)

http://www.cosmosandhistory.org/index.php/journal/article/view/556

315. Myoung, B., Kim S.H., Kim, J., Kafatos, M., (2017) Regional Variations of Optimal Sowing Dates of Maize for the Southwestern U.S. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, 59(6): 1759-1769. (doi: 10.13031/trans.59.11583)

316. Kim S.H., Myoung, B., Stack, D.H., Kim, J., Kafatos, M.C., (2017) Sensitivity of Maize Yield Potential to Regional Climate in Southwestern United States, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, 59(6): 1745-1757. (doi 10.13031/trans.5911584)

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of Equations, , 12(2):184-191

317. Kim S.H., Myoung, B., Stack, D.H., Kim, J., Kafatos, M.C. (2017) Sensitivity of Maize Yield Potential to Regional Climate in Southwestern United States, Transactions of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, 59(6):1745-1757. (doi 10.13031/trans.5911584)

318. Lim, C-H., Kim, S.H., Choi, Y., Kafatos, M.C., Lee, W-K. (2017) Estimation of Virtual Water Contents of Main Crops using Multiple RCMs and Evapotranspiration Methods in Korean Peninsula, Sustainability, 9:1172. (doi:10.3390/su9071172)

319. Kafatos, M.C., Kim, S.H., Lim, C-H., Kim, J., Lee, W-K. (2017) Responses of Agro-ecosystems to Climate Change: Specifics of Resilience in the Mid-Latitude Regions, Sustainability, 9:1361. (doi:10.3390/su9081361)

320. Kafatos, M.C. (2017) The Living Presence is the Antidote to Fear, Anastamos Interdisciplinary Journal, Fear, Alison Williams (edit.), 1: 50-58

321. Kafatos, M.C. (2017) Saving the Physics II: Who Needs to be Saved? It Depends on Your Metaphysics, Cosmos and History: The Journal of Natural and Social Philosophy, 13(2):47-52

http://www.cosmosandhistory.org/index.php/journal/article/viewFile/602/1016

322. Kafatos, M.C., Yang, K-H S (2017) The Participating Mind in the Quantum Universe, Cosmos and History: The Journal of Natural and Social Philosophy, 14(1):40-55 http://cosmosandhistory.org/index.php/journal/article/viewFile/682/1166

323. Kafatos, M.C., Kato, G. C. (2017) Sheaf theoretic formulation for consciousness and qualia and relationship to the idealism of non-dual philosophies, in Simeonov, P.L., Gare, A., Matsuno, K., Igamberdiev, A., Hankey, A. (Eds.). The Necessary Conjunction of the Western and Eastern Thought Traditions for Exploring the Nature of Mind and Life. Special Theme Issue Integral Biomathics. Prog. Biophy. Mol. Biol. 131 C. Elsevier, ISSN: 00796107, 242-250

324. Galanis, G., Kafatos, M.C., Chu, P.C., Hatzopoulos, N., Papageorgiou, E., Liakatas, A. (2018) Operational atmospheric and wave modeling in the California’s coastline and offshore area with application to wave energy monitoring and assessment, Journal of Operational Oceanography

325. Kafatos, M.C., Yang, K-H S (2018) The Participating Mind in the Quantum Universe, Cosmos and History: The Journal of Natural and Social Philosophy, 14(1):40-55 http://cosmosandhistory.org/index.php/journal/article/viewFile/682/1166

326. Yang, K-H S, Kafatos, M.C. (2018), Geometroneurodynamics and Neuroscience, Cosmos and History: The Journal of Natural and Social Philosophy, 14(2):55-73

327. Myoung, B., Kim, S.H., Nghiem, S.V., Jia, S., Whitney, K., Kafatos, M.C. (2018) Estimating Live Fuel Moisture from MODIS Satellite Data for Wildfire Danger Assessment in Southern California USA. Remote Sens. 10, 87. doi:10.3390/rs10010087

328. S. Jia, S. H. Kim, S. V. Nghiem, W. Cho, Kafatos, M.C., (2018) Estimating Live Fuel Moisture in Southern California Using Remote Sensing Vegetation Water Content Proxies, 2018 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, p. 5587-5890

329. Kim, S.H., Kafatos, M.C. (2018) R&S project report Diagnosis and improvement of hydrologic cycle in long-term prediction system  Applications of Sub-seasonal to Seasonal (S2S) Predictions on Agricultural Sector, Korea Meteorological Administration, Seoul Korea

330. Narasimhan, A., Chopra, D., Kafatos, M.C. (2019) The Nature of the Heisenberg-von Neumann Cut: Enhanced Orthodox Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics Activitas Nervosa Superior, (), 1-6, doi: 0.1007/s41470-019-00048-x, http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s41470-019-00048-x

331. Kafatos, M.C., Narasimhan, A., (2019) The Observer and Access to Information in the Quantum Universe, Invited Chapter, in Quanta and Mind: Essays on the connection between quantum mechanics and consciousness, edit. Jose Acacio De Barros and Carlos Montemayor, Synthese Library (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.springer.com_series_6607&d=DwIFaQ&c=TwQYWVcq0sGbkW5mKeqBpQ&r=3Z0LsbAnx59haR5D1UNC0QhJ756PCgyjJGMGCD6BI-4&m=pE6XIPP2shqL9lAISBhE5OF-plHhee62v87EdAWwoWs&s=zcxQpMV41vsk0jGZgB22eq2_88kknRNd8ICWlN3dBtM&e=).

332. Lim, C-H., Kim, S.H., Chun, J.A., Kafatos, M.C., Lee, W-K. (2019) Assessment of Agricultural Drought Considering the Hydrological Cycle and Crop Phenology in the Korean Peninsula, Water, 11(5), 1105; https://doi.org/10.3390/w11051105

333. Jia , S., Kim, S.H., Son V. Nghiem, S.V., Kafatos, M.C., (2019) Estimating Live Fuel Moisture Using SMAP L-Band Radiometer Soil Moisture for Southern California, USA. Remote Sens, 11(13), 1575, https://doi.org/10.3390/rs11131575

334. Sarafoglou, N., Laniado-Laborin, R., Kafatos, M.C., (2019) Coccidioidomycosis: medical and spatio-temporal perspectives

335. Kafatos M.C., Narasimhan A. (2019) The Observer and Access to Information in the Quantum Universe. In: de Barros J., Montemayor C. (eds) Quanta and Mind. Synthese Library (Studies in Epistemology, Logic, Methodology, and Philosophy of Science), vol 414. Springer, Cham

336. Narasimhan, A., Chopra, D. & Kafatos, M.C. Act Nerv Super (2019) The Nature of the Heisenberg-von Neumann Cut: Enhanced Orthodox Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics, 61: 12. https://doi.org/10.1007/s41470-019-00048-x