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Jelle Bruineberg

Jelle Bruineberg is currently a PhD candidate in philosophy at the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. His research centres on philosophy of mind and philosophy of cognitive science, most notably on the relation between embodied and enactive cognitive science and the free-energy principle.

PPP Contributions


  • Bruineberg, J., Kiverstein, J.D., & Rietveld, E. (2016): The anticipating brain is not a scientist: the free-energy principle from an ecological-enactive perspective Synthese

  • Bitzer, S., Bruineberg, J., & Kiebel, S. J. (2015). A Bayesian Attractor Model for Perceptual Decision Making. PLoS Comput Biol, 11(8), e1004442.

  • Bruineberg, J., & Rietveld, E. (2014). Self-organization, free energy minimization, and optimal grip on a field of affordances. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8, 599.

  • Bruineberg, J. & Froese, T., (forthcoming) Review of Surfing Uncertainty: Prediction, Action and the Embodied Mind International Journal of Performance Arts and Digital Media

Online Resources