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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. 12, Issue 1 - Winter 2006


Neural Processing of Counting in Evolved Spiking and McCulloch-Pitts Agents
pp. 1-16
Abstract | PDF (299.85 KB)
Resilient Individuals Improve Evolutionary Search
pp. 17-34
Abstract | PDF (534.48 KB)
Ant-Based Clustering and Topographic Mapping
pp. 35-62
Abstract | PDF (1.28 MB)
A Control System for a Flexible Spine Belly-Dancing Humanoid
pp. 63-88
Abstract | PDF (3.81 MB)
Chemical Genetic Algorithms—Evolutionary Optimization of Binary-to-Real-Value Translation in Genetic Algorithms
pp. 89-115
Abstract | PDF (1.29 MB)
A Category Theoretical Argument against the Possibility of Artificial Life: Robert Rosen's Central Proof Revisited
pp. 117-134
Abstract | PDF (266.28 KB)
Maintenance of Environmental Homeostasis by Biota, Selected Nonlocally by Circulation and Fluctuation Mechanisms
pp. 135-152
Abstract | PDF (943.19 KB)
A Comprehensive Overview of the Applications of Artificial Life
pp. 153-182
Abstract | PDF (2.18 MB)
Book Review
pp. 183-186
Abstract | PDF (67.52 KB)
Book Review
pp. 187-188
Abstract | PDF (45.53 KB)