A Brief Guide to the Ideas and Artifacts of Computational Artificial Life
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This guide provides broad coverage of computational Artificial Life, a field encompassing the theories and discoveries underpinning the invention and study of technology-based living systems. The book focusses specifically on Artificial Life realised in computer software. Topics covered include the pre-history of Artificial Life, artificial chemistry, artificial cells, organism growth, locomotion, group behaviour, evolution and ecosystem simulation.