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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 2 - Spring 2010


Codd's Self-Replicating Computer
pp. 99-117
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Using Economy of Means to Evolve Transition Rules within 2D Cellular Automata
pp. 119-126
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Characteristics of Pattern Formation and Evolution in Approximations of Physarum Transport Networks
pp. 127-153
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Biomimetic Control Based on a Model of Chemotaxis in Escherichia coli
pp. 155-177
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Measuring Autonomy and Emergence via Granger Causality
pp. 179-196
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Recovering the Machine's Enemies: Circularity, Emergence, Evolution, and Chance Emergence, Complexity, and Self-Organization: Precursors and Prototypes. Alicia Juarrero and Carl A. Rubino (Eds.). Exploring Complexity Book Series: Volume 4. (2008, Goodyea
pp. 197-199
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