CS 851 
Biologically-Inspired Computing
evans@cs.virginia.edu
Slides - Readings - Links

Links

Old Links

Cellular Automata

	von Neuman - Theory of Self Reproducing Automata
	    on-line?


	    http://www.cs.caltech.edu/courses/cs191/paperscs191/VonNeumann56.pdf

	survey paper:
		Marianne Delorme, An introduction to Cellular Automata
		http://citeseer.nj.nec.com/delorme98introduction.html

	Wolfram (chapters from New Kind of Science)

	self-reconfiguring robots:
	http://www.cs.dartmouth.edu/~rus/papers/robotics/ca.pdf

Genetic Algorithms

	Holland
	Koza's books
	       J. R. Koza, "Genetic Programming: On the Programming of
	       Computers by Means of Natural Selection", The MIT Press, 1992.

	P. J. Angeline, Morphogenic evolutionary computations: Introduction, issues and example,
	in Evolutionary Programming, 1995.

	http://citeseer.nj.nec.com/spector96ontogenetic.html

Viruses
	http://citeseer.nj.nec.com/spafford92computer.html

Computer Immunology

	http://www.cs.unm.edu/~forrest/papers.html
	http://citeseer.nj.nec.com/forrest96computer.html

Stigmergic Systems
        Ant Colony Optimization

Agents
	Rodney Brooks

Neural Networks

Amorphous Computing
	GPL, Origami Shape Language

Some other courses:

http://www.evalife.dk/sicourse2001/swarmIntelligence2001.php
http://www.cs.stir.ac.uk/~lss/31Y7/biolcom.html

http://www.cs.caltech.edu/courses/cs191/
	Winfree's course --- links to lots of papers

http://www.princeton.edu/~lfl/FRS.html (Laura Landweber's Freshman Seminar)

CS 655 University of Virginia
Department of Computer Science
CS 851: Biologically-Inspired Computing
evans@cs.virginia.edu