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Theoretical Computer Science and General Issues

Theory and Practice of Natural Computing

First International Conference, TPNC 2012, Tarragona, Spain, October 2-4, 2012. Proceedings

Editors: Dediu, Adrian-Horia, Martín-Vide, Carlos, Truthe, Bianca (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the First International Conference, TPNC 2012, held in Tarragona, Spain, in October 2012. The 12 revised full papers presented together with 6 invited talks were carefully reviewed and selected from 34 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on nature-inspired models of computation; synthesizing nature by means of computation; nature-inspired materials; and information processing in nature.

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  • Hybrid Metaheuristics in Combinatorial Optimization: A Tutorial

    Blum, Christian

    Pages 1-10

  • Theory and Applications of DNA Codeword Design

    Garzon, Max H.

    Pages 11-26

  • Scalable Neuroevolution for Reinforcement Learning

    Gomez, Faustino

    Pages 27-29

  • Differential Evolution Algorithm: Recent Advances

    Suganthan, Ponnuthurai Nagaratnam

    Pages 30-46

  • The Fragility of Quantum Information?

    Terhal, Barbara M.

    Pages 47-56

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Theory and Practice of Natural Computing
Book Subtitle
First International Conference, TPNC 2012, Tarragona, Spain, October 2-4, 2012. Proceedings
Editors
  • Adrian-Horia Dediu
  • Carlos Martín-Vide
  • Bianca Truthe
Series Title
Theoretical Computer Science and General Issues
Series Volume
7505
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-33860-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-33860-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-33859-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 227
Number of Illustrations
76 b/w illustrations
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