Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems

Third International Conference, Living Machines 2014, Milan, Italy, July 30 – August 1, 2014. Proceedings

  • Armin Duff
  • Nathan F. Lepora
  • Anna Mura
  • Tony J. Prescott
  • Paul F. M. J. Verschure
Conference proceedings Living Machines 2014

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8608)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 8608)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Full Papers

    1. Daniel M. Aukes, Önur Ozcan, Robert J. Wood
      Pages 1-10
    2. Santiago Brandi, Ivan Herreros, Paul F. M. J. Verschure
      Pages 11-22
    3. Vito Cacucciolo, Francesco Corucci, Matteo Cianchetti, Cecilia Laschi
      Pages 23-34
    4. Marcello Calisti, Francesco Corucci, Andrea Arienti, Cecilia Laschi
      Pages 35-46
    5. Holk Cruse, Malte Schilling
      Pages 47-58
    6. Mariapaola D’Imperio, Ferdinando Cannella, Fei Chen, Daniele Catelani, Claudio Semini, Darwin G. Caldwell
      Pages 59-71
    7. Kathryn A. Daltorio, Brian T. Mirletz, Andrea Sterenstein, Jui Chun Cheng, Adam Watson, Malavika Kesavan et al.
      Pages 72-83
    8. Mathew H. Evans, Charles W. Fox, Tony J. Prescott
      Pages 84-96
    9. Max Fremerey, Sebastian Köhring, Omar Nassar, Manuel Schöne, Karl Weinmeister, Felix Becker et al.
      Pages 97-107
    10. Carlos García-Saura, Francisco de Borja Rodríguez, Pablo Varona
      Pages 108-117
    11. Thierry Hoinville, Nalin Harischandra, André F. Krause, Volker Dürr
      Pages 118-129
    12. Alexander Hunt, Manuela Schmidt, Martin Fischer, Roger D. Quinn
      Pages 142-153
    13. Cheongjae Jang, Jee-eun Lee, Sohee Lee, Frank C. Park
      Pages 154-165
    14. Matthew A. Klein, Nicholas S. Szczecinski, Roy E. Ritzmann, Roger D. Quinn
      Pages 166-177
    15. Tim Landgraf, Hai Nguyen, Joseph Schröer, Angelika Szengel, Romain J. G. Clément, David Bierbach et al.
      Pages 178-189
    16. Alexander Lonsberry, Kathryn Daltorio, Roger D. Quinn
      Pages 190-201
    17. Giovanni Maffei, Marti Sanchez-Fibla, Ivan Herreros, Paul F. M. J. Verschure
      Pages 202-212
    18. Daniele Mazzei, Lorenzo Cominelli, Nicole Lazzeri, Abolfazl Zaraki, Danilo De Rossi
      Pages 213-224

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the Third International Conference on Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems, Living Machines 2014, held in Milan, Italy, in July/August 2014.

The 31 full papers and 27 extended abstracts included in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 62 submissions. The topics covered are brain based systems, active sensing, soft robotics, learning, memory, control architectures, self-regulation, movement and locomotion, sensory systems and perception.


active sensing artificial systems bio-inspired systems biohybrid systems biological systems biology-related information processing biomimetics control methods embedded and cyber-physical systems emerging technologies fish-like robots flying micro devices living systems machine learning natural computing robotic manipulators robotics soft robotics

Editors and affiliations

  • Armin Duff
    • 1
  • Nathan F. Lepora
    • 2
  • Anna Mura
    • 3
  • Tony J. Prescott
    • 4
  • Paul F. M. J. Verschure
    • 5
  1. 1.Universitat Pompeu FabraBarcelonaSpain
  2. 2.University of BristolUK
  3. 3.University of Pompeau FabraBarcelonaSpain
  4. 4.University of SheffieldSheffieldUK
  5. 5.Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced StudiesBarcelonaSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-09434-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-09435-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
  • About this book