Susan Stepney, Sergey Verlan.
UCNC 2018 special issue editorial.

Natural Computing 18(3):513–514, 2019


The 17th edition of UCNC was held June 25–29, 2018, on the campus of the IUT de Fontainebleau at the University of Paris-Est Créteil – Val de Marne, Fontainebleau, France. The meeting was pleased to have four distinguished invited speakers who presented inspiring talks related to several UCNC topics: Satoshi Murata (Tohoku University, Japan), Julian Miller (University of York, UK), Lee Cronin (University of Glasgow, UK) and Damien Woods (INRIA, France). Also the meeting featured a tutorial provided by Jean Krivine (CNRS and University of Paris Didérot, France). The meeting was accompanied by four associated workshops and co-located with Machines, Computations and Universality (MCU 2018) conference.

This special issue of Natural Computing contains a selection of papers from UCNC 2018, which underwent substantial updates and extensions, and went through an independent review process.

  author = "Susan Stepney and Sergey Verlan",
  title = "UCNC 2018 special issue editorial",
  journal = "Natural Computing",
  volume = 18,
  number = 3,
  pages = "513-514",
  doi = "10.1007/s11047-019-09750-w",
  year = 2019