Advances in Applied Self-organizing Systems

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ISBN: 978-1-84628-981-1 (Print) 978-1-84628-982-8 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XI

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-17

      Design vs. Self-organization

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      Pages 19-37

      Foundations and Formalizations of Self-organization

  3. Distributed Management and Control

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 39-39

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      Pages 41-50

      Self-Organizing Traffic Lights: A Realistic Simulation

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      Pages 51-76

      A Self-organizing Sensing System for Structural Health Monitoring of Aerospace Vehicles

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      Pages 77-104

      Decentralized Decision Making for Multiagent Systems

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      Pages 105-126

      Learning Mutation Strategies for Evolution and Adaptation of a Simulated Snakebot

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      Pages 127-146

      Self-Organization as Phase Transition in Decentralized Groups of Robots: A Study Based on Boltzmann Entropy

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      Pages 147-174

      Distributed Control of Microscopic Robots in Biomedical Applications

  4. Self-Organizing Computation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 175-175

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 177-216

      Self-Organizing Digital Systems

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      Pages 217-246

      Self-organizing Nomadic Services in Grids

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      Pages 247-270

      Immune System Support for Scheduling

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      Pages 271-290

      Formal Immune Networks: Self-Organization and Real-World Applications

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      Pages 291-324

      A Model for Self-Organizing Data Visualization Using Decentralized Multiagent Systems

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 325-346

      Emergence of Traveling Localizations in Mutualistic-Excitation Media

  5. Discussion

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 347-347

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 349-364

      A Turing Test for Emergence

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 365-375