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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 2 - Spring 2006


Picture This: The State of the Art in Visualization for Complex Adaptive Systems
pp. 189-192
Abstract | PDF (67.48 KB)
Exploring the Dynamics of Adaptation with Evolutionary Activity Plots
pp. 193-197
Abstract | PDF (141.46 KB)
Visualizing Coevolution with CIAO Plots
pp. 199-202
Abstract | PDF (302.23 KB)
Multidimensional Scaling for Evolutionary Algorithms— Visualization of the Path through Search Space and Solution Space Using Sammon Mapping
pp. 203-209
Abstract | PDF (485.27 KB)
Hyperspace Geography: Visualizing Fitness Landscapes beyond 4D
pp. 211-216
Abstract | PDF (150.56 KB)
Understanding the Course and State of Evolutionary Optimizations Using Visualization: Ten Years of Industry Experience with Evolutionary Algorithms
pp. 217-227
Abstract | PDF (1.4 MB)
Understanding Linguistic Evolution by Visualizing the Emergence of Topographic Mappings
pp. 229-242
Abstract | PDF (2.6 MB)
Visualizing Speciation in Artificial Cichlid Fish
pp. 243-257
Abstract | PDF (254.42 KB)
Issues in Auditory Display
pp. 259-274
Abstract | PDF (283.57 KB)
Visualizing Evolutionary Dynamics of Self-Replicators: A Graph-Based Approach
pp. 275-287
Abstract | PDF (974.48 KB)