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Russell Standish

Russell Standish is Director of the High Performance Computing Support Unit and Adjunct Associate Professor in the School of Mathematics at the University of New South Wales.

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Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Artificial Life

The term "artificial life" describes research into synthetic systems that possess some of the essential properties of life. This interdisciplinary field includes biologists, computer scientists, physicists, chemists, geneticists, and others. Artificial life may be viewed as an attempt to understand high-level behavior from low-level rules—for example, how the simple interactions between ants and their environment lead to complex trail-following behavior.