- What's magic about magic numbers? Chunking and data compression in short-term memoryFabien Mathy
Universite de Franche Comte, 30 32 rue Mégevand, 25030 Besancon Cedex, France
Cognition 122:346-62. 2012..The true limit appears to be about 3 or 4 distinct chunks, consistent with many modern studies, but also equivalent to about 7 uncompressed items of typical compressibility, consistent with Miller's famous magical number...
- A rule-based presentation order facilitates category learningFabien Mathy
Universite de Franche Comte, Besancon, France
Psychon Bull Rev 16:1050-7. 2009..We discuss this result in light of the central distinction between rule-based and similarity-based learning models...