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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. 23, Issue 2 - Spring 2017


Introduction to the Evolution of Physical Systems Special Issue
pp. 119-123
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Abstraction, Sensory-Motor Coordination, and the Reality Gap in Evolutionary Robotics
pp. 124-141
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Automating the Incremental Evolution of Controllers for Physical Robots
pp. 142-168
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Evolutionary Developmental Robotics: Improving Morphology and Control of Physical Robots
pp. 169-185
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On Design Mining: Coevolution and Surrogate Models
pp. 186-205
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Real-World Evolution of Robot Morphologies: A Proof of Concept
pp. 206-235
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A General Architecture for Robotics Systems: A Perception-Based Approach to Artificial Life
pp. 236-286
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Self-Organization of Vocabularies under Different Interaction Orders
pp. 287-294
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