Adam Faulconbridge, Susan Stepney, Julian F. Miller, Leo S. D. Caves.
RBN-World: A Sub-Symbolic Artificial Chemistry.

In ECAL 2009, Budapest, Hungary, September 2009 . LNCS 5777:377-384. Springer, 2011


We describe a composable dynamical system that uses the emergent properties of coupled random Boolean networks (RBNs) as a basis for a sub-symbolic artificial chemistry. The approach shows potential for open-ended emergent properties and may lead to a foundation for artificial life.

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  title = "{RBN-World}: A Sub-Symbolic Artificial Chemistry",
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  title = "ECAL 2009, Budapest, Hungary, September 2009",
  booktitle = "ECAL 2009, Budapest, Hungary, September 2009",
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