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The Creation of Novelty in Artificial Chemistries

D Gross and B McMullin

In Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Artificial Life, pages 182-196. MIT Press, January 2003.


We observe that the world surrounding us perpectually creates novelty. The question we examine in this article is whether it is possible to build computer models that are similarly creative. the discussion focuses specifically on artificial chemistries.

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Bibtex Record

author = {D Gross and B McMullin},
title = {{T}he {C}reation of {N}ovelty in {Ar}tificial {C}hemistries},
month = {January},
year = {2003},
pages = {182-196},
keywords = {determinacy analysis, Craig interpolants},
note = {},
doi = {},
url = {},
    publication_type = {inproceedings},
    submission_id = {24019_1206634194},
    other_year = {2003},
    ISBN = {0-262-69281-3},
    booktitle = {Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Artificial Life},
    publisher = {MIT Press},

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