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Collective Adaptive Systems: Qualitative and Quantitative Modelling and Analysis Modern systems are often structured as complex, multi-layered networks of interconnected parts, where different layers interact and influence each other in intricate and sometimes unforeseen ways. It is infeasible for human

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Year of CoCoRo – 52 Videos in 2015

Watch the world’s largest autonomous underwater swarm emerge! The Artificial Life Lab Graz presents 2015 the “Year of CoCoRo” (TYOC). Broadcast weekly throughout 2015 on several internet channels. Every week we will present a new video that shows the scientific/engineering

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FoCAS attend ITCCC in Vietnam

Giacomo Cabri attended the International Conference on Nature of Computation and Communication (ICTCC2014) from November 24–25, 2014 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, where he publicised the work of FoCAS.

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FoCAS Training App Sprint

From 24 to 26 September 2014, a dozen researchers who are active in Collactive Adaptive Systems (CAS) research sequestered themselves in Barcelona to collect and curate training material for CAS research. The researchers represent diverse CAS topics ranging from evolutionary

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CFP: Position Statements @ UBICOMP 2014

Ubicomp Workshop

Call for Position Papers / Position Statements UBICOMP 2014 Workshop on “The Superorganism of Massive Collective Wearables” Seattle, WA, USA # September 13, 2014 (right before UBICOMP and ISWC – Sept. 15-17) Submissions due: September 5th, 2014 *WORKSHOP GOALS* This

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FoCAS sponsor best presentation award at Workshop on Nature-inspired techniques for robotics

NIR 2014

NIR 2014: September 13 2014, Ljubljana, Slovenia Jorge Miguel Carvalho Gomes is a second year student at University of Lisbon who won the best student presentation award sponsored by FoCAS at the Nature-inspired techniques for Robotics workshop (NIR 2014). This

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FoCAS Workshop @ SASO 2014

FoCAS Workshop @ SASO 2014

Special Issue on Collective Adaptive Systems – Scaleable Computing: Practice and Experience Presentations Building blocks for aggregate programming of self-organising applications from FoCAS Initiative On the "Local-to-Global" Issue in Self-Organisation Chemical Reactions with Custom Kinetic Rates from FoCAS Initiative Data

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FoCAS Science Cafe at SASO 2014

FoCAS Science Cafe

Audio of Science Cafe Photos Photos from the FoCAS Workshop are here ****** ARCHIVE ****** Download FoCAS Science Cafe Flyer SASO See, SASO Do: From Computational Awareness to Collective Adaptation SASO systems exhibit some form of “computational awareness” of the

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FoCAS researchers win Best Paper Award at SASO 2014

SASO 2014

Congratulations to Nicola Capodieci, Emma Hart and Giacomo Cabri from FoCAS who won the best paper award at SASO 2014. Artificial Immune System driven evolution in Swarm Chemistry. Nicola Capodieci, Emma Hart and Giacomo Cabri. Abstract: Morphogenetic engineering represents an

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1st Workshop on Fundamentals of Collective Adaptive Systems @ ECAL 2013

1st FoCAS Workshop

This workshop took place on Monday, 2nd September 2013 at ECAL 2013, Taormina, Sicily, Italy. Visit Workshop Website Best Paper Award The detection of intermediate-level emergent structures and patterns Marco Villani, Alessandro Filisetti, Stefano Benedettini, Andrea Roli, David Avra Lane

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