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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. 13, Issue 3 - Summer 2007


Modeling Molecular Computing Systems by an Artificial Chemistry—Its Expressive Power and Application
pp. 223-247
Abstract | PDF (282.04 KB)
The Role of Translocation and Selection in the Emergence of Genetic Clusters and Modules
pp. 249-258
Abstract | PDF (336.62 KB)
Evolution of Birdsong Syntax by Interjection Communication
pp. 259-277
Abstract | PDF (1.65 MB)
Genetic Exchange Leading to Self-Assembling RNA Species upon Encapsulation in Artificial Protocells
pp. 279-289
Abstract | PDF (405.92 KB)
Interpreting Rosen
pp. 291-292
Abstract | PDF (39.68 KB)
A Living System Must Have Noncomputable Models
pp. 293-297
Abstract | PDF (81.06 KB)
The Localization Hypothesis and Machines
pp. 299-302
Abstract | PDF (69.65 KB)
NetLogo, a Multi-agent Simulation Environment
pp. 303-311
Abstract | PDF (187.95 KB)
Webots Simulator 5.1.7. Cyberbotics Ltd. (2006). Available in different versions at different prices; CHF 3600 ($2940) for the PRO version, normal price
pp. 313-318
Abstract | PDF (144.41 KB)