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This book deals with key issues in the emerging interdisciplinary area involving cellular systems, computational modelling, and biologically inspired computing. This highly multidisciplinary book offers a unique blend of topical contributions that are written by biologists, computer scientists and mathematicians with non-expert readers in mind. It reflects important trends and developments in this exciting field of science. The volume can serve as a textbook and reference book for advanced students and computer scientists, biologists, and mathematicians.              

About the Author

Ray Paton trained originally as a biologist and for the last 12 years has worked in Computer Science. He is currently a Senior Lecturer in Dept Computer Science, University of Liverpool. He was the director of the CytoCom project on which this book is based. Hamid Bolouri, PhD Microelectronics , Brunel Univ. 1990 Currently Professor of Computational Biology, Inst. for Systems Biology , Seattle, WA98103 Mike Holcombe is a Professor of Computer Science, University of Sheffield. Howard Parish is a Senior Lecturer in the Biochemistry. Richard Tateson has worked on nature-inspired computation at BTexact since 1997, applying ideas from cell biology, developmental biology and evolution to problems in telecommunications. Prior to that he was at Cambridge University doing a BA in biochemistry and a PhD in developmental biology.

Table of Contents

Introduction.- Emerging CytoComputational Metaphors.- Macromolecular Structures, Functions, and Networks.- Hierarchies and Integration.- Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9783642055690
Author:
Paton, R.
Publisher:
Springer
Author:
Parish, J. Howard
Author:
Bolouri, Hamid
Author:
Holcombe, W. Michael L.
Author:
Tateson, Richard
Location:
Berlin, Heidelberg
Subject:
Computer Science
Subject:
Biocomputing
Subject:
CytoComputation
Subject:
Emerging computing paradigms
Subject:
Modeling
Subject:
Theory of computation
Subject:
Computation by Abstract Devices
Subject:
Artificial Intelligence (incl. Robotics)
Subject:
Simulation and Modeling
Subject:
Computational Biology/Bioinformatics
Subject:
Mathematical and Computational Biology
Subject:
Mathematical and Computational Biology <P>The book introduces the reader to state of the art approaches to biosystems modeling, biocomputing, natural computation, and emerging unconventional models of computation in general. Textbook and reference book fo
Subject:
Personal Computers-General
Subject:
Language, literature and biography
Subject:
Information Theory
Subject:
Artificial Intelligence
Subject:
Computer simulation
Subject:
Bioinformatics
Copyright:
Edition Description:
1st Edition. Softcover version of original hardcover edition 2004
Series:
Natural Computing Series
Series Volume:
Perspectives and Too
Publication Date:
20110403
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
358
Dimensions:
235 x 155 mm

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