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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. 16, Issue 1 - Winter 2010


The Evolution of Reaction-Diffusion Controllers for Minimally Cognitive Agents
pp. 1-19
Abstract | PDF (607.62 KB)
Imitation as a Mechanism of Cultural Transmission
pp. 21-37
Abstract | PDF (238.07 KB)
Computational Discovery of Instructionless Self-Replicating Structures in Cellular Automata
pp. 39-63
Abstract | PDF (1.12 MB)
Artificial Symbiogenesis and Differing Reproduction Rates
pp. 65-72
Abstract | PDF (322.71 KB)
Systems Architecture: A New Model for Sustainability and the Built Environment using Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Information Technology, and Cognitive Science with Living Technology
pp. 73-87
Abstract | PDF (379.35 KB)
Living Technology: Exploiting Life's Principles in Technology
pp. 89-97
Abstract | PDF (114.83 KB)