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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. 4, Issue 1 - Winter 1998


Editors' Introduction: Special Issue on Highlights of the Alife VI Conference
pp. iii-iii
Abstract | PDF (150.93 KB)
Price and Niche Wars in a Free-Market Economy of Software Agents
pp. 1-23
Abstract | PDF (1.41 MB)
Evolving Reaction-Diffusion Ecosystems with Self-Assembling Structures in Thin Films
pp. 25-40
Abstract | PDF (786.39 KB)
Computational Coevolution of Antiviral Drug Resistance
pp. 41-59
Abstract | PDF (301.14 KB)
Computational Models for the Formation of Protocell Structures
pp. 61-77
Abstract | PDF (588.19 KB)
Emergence of Multicellular Organisms with Dynamic Differentiation and Spatial Pattern
pp. 79-93
Abstract | PDF (684.07 KB)
Physical and Temporal Scaling Considerations in a Robot Model of Cricket Calling Song Preference
pp. 95-107
Abstract | PDF (907.28 KB)
Evolution of Linguistic Diversity in a Simple Communication System
pp. 109-124
Abstract | PDF (280.53 KB)