Communicative P Systems with Minimal Cooperation

  • Artiom Alhazov
  • Maurice Margenstern
  • Vladimir Rogozhin
  • Yurii Rogozhin
  • Sergey Verlan
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3365)


We prove that two classes of communicative P systems with 3 membranes and with minimal cooperation, namely P systems with symport/antiport rules of size 1 and and P systems with symport rules of size 2, are computationally complete: they generate all recursively enumerable sets of vectors of nonnegative integers. The result of computation is obtained in the elementary membrane.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Artiom Alhazov
    • 1
    • 2
  • Maurice Margenstern
    • 3
  • Vladimir Rogozhin
    • 4
  • Yurii Rogozhin
    • 1
  • Sergey Verlan
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute of Mathematics and Computer ScienceAcademy of Sciences of MoldovaChişinăuMoldova
  2. 2.Research Group on Mathematical LinguisticsRovira i Virgili UniversityTarragonaSpain
  3. 3.LITAUniversité de MetzFrance
  4. 4.State University of MoldovaChişinăuMoldova

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