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Morphic Computing

  • Germano Resconi
  • Masoud Nikravesh
Part of the Advances in Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 42)

Abstract

In this paper, we introduce a new type of computation called “Morphic Computing”. Morphic Computing is based on Field Theory and more specifically Morphic Fields. Morphic Fields were first introduced by Rupert Sheldrake [1981] from his hypothesis of formative causation that made use of the older notion of Morphogenetic Fields. In this paper, we introduce the basis for this new computing paradigm.

Keywords

Morphic Computing Morphogenetic Computing Morphic Fields Morphogenetic Fields Quantum Computing DNA Computing 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Germano Resconi
    • 1
  • Masoud Nikravesh
    • 2
  1. 1.Catholic University, BresciaItaly
  2. 2.University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720US

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