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Artificial Life


Artificial Life is the official journal of the International Society for Artificial Life (ISAL). Each issue features international research that spans the hierarchy of biological organization, including studies of the origin of life, self-assembly, growth and development, evolutionary and ecological dynamics, animal and robot behavior, social organization, and cultural evolution.

Table of Contents

Vol. 10, Issue 2 - Spring 2004


Experiments in Digital Evolution (Editors' Introduction to the Special Issue)
pp. 117-122
Abstract | PDF (55.11 KB)
Digital Evolution in Time-Dependent Fitness Landscapes
pp. 123-134
Abstract | PDF (283.54 KB)
Bifurcation into Functional Niches in Adaptation
pp. 135-144
Abstract | PDF (147.44 KB)
Evolution of Resource Competition between Mutually Dependent Digital Organisms
pp. 145-156
Abstract | PDF (2.66 MB)
Using Avida to Test the Effects of Natural Selection on Phylogenetic Reconstruction Methods
pp. 157-166
Abstract | PDF (83.17 KB)
Evolution of Robustness in Digital Organisms
pp. 167-179
Abstract | PDF (247.38 KB)
Influence of Chance, History, and Adaptation on Digital Evolution
pp. 181-190
Abstract | PDF (115.39 KB)
Avida: A Software Platform for Research in Computational Evolutionary Biology
pp. 191-229
Abstract | PDF (201.12 KB)