Natural Computing and Beyond

Winter School Hakodate 2011, Hakodate, Japan, March 2011 and 6th International Workshop on Natural Computing, Tokyo, Japan, March 2012, Proceedings


ISBN: 978-4-431-54393-0 (Print) 978-4-431-54394-7 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

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  2. Natural Computing

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 3-13

      Ethological Response to Periodic Stimulation in Chara and Blepharisma

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 14-29

      Adaptive Path-Finding and Transport Network Formation by the Amoeba-Like Organism Physarum

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 30-38

      Aggregate “Calculation” in Economic Phenomena: Distributions and Fluctuations

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 39-48

      Towards Co-evolution of Information, Life and Artificial Life

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 49-70

      Harness the Nature for Computation

    7. Book Chapter

      Pages 71-81

      Things Theory of Art Should Learn from Natural Computing

    8. Book Chapter

      Pages 82-92

      Study on the Use of Evolutionary Techniques for Inference in Gene Regulatory Networks

    9. Book Chapter

      Pages 93-103

      Reconstruction of Gene Regulatory Networks from Gene Expression Data Using Decoupled Recurrent Neural Network Model

    10. Book Chapter

      Pages 104-114

      Design and Control of Synthetic Biological Systems

  3. Satellite Symposium on Computational Aesthetics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-115

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 117-118

      Preface: Natural Computing and Computational Aesthetics

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 119-129

      The Significance of Natural Computing for Considering Computational Aesthetics of Nature

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 130-147

      Perceiving the Gap: Asynchronous Coordination of Plural Algorithms and Disconnected Logical Types in Ambient Space

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 148-153

      Aesthetic Aspects of Technology-Mediated Self-awareness Experiences

  4. Back Matter

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