The human immune system(HIS) is a self-adaptive, complex system. Many different components cooperate each other to emerge intelligence behavior. Many researches have been done in order to explore the nature of immune system and its intelligent behavior. Computational models and concept models are the main two approaches of modeling and simulating the HIS. They are reviewed in detail in this paper. Differential equation and cellular automaton are two ways of being used frequently in modeling and simulating the HIS. The advantages and disadvantages of them are discussed in order to inspire new ways of researching the intelligent behavior of it. The application of HIS modeling in AI is also introduced briefly.

Key words

Human Immune System Modeling Simulating 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hongwei Mo
    • 1
  1. 1.Automation CollegeHarbin Engineering University HarbinChina

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