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Artificial Life


Artificial Life is the official journal of the International Society for Artificial Life (ISAL). Each issue features international research that spans the hierarchy of biological organization, including studies of the origin of life, self-assembly, growth and development, evolutionary and ecological dynamics, animal and robot behavior, social organization, and cultural evolution.

Table of Contents

Vol. 24, Issue 02 - Spring 2018


How Criticality of Gene Regulatory Networks Affects the Resulting Morphogenesis under Genetic Perturbations
pp. 85-105
Abstract | PDF (2.69 MB)
Methods for Measuring Viability and Evaluating Viability Indicators
pp. 106-118
Abstract | PDF (1.98 MB)
An Agent-Based Model for the Role of Short-Term Memory Enhancement in the Emergence of Grammatical Agreement
pp. 119-127
Abstract | PDF (339.38 KB)
A Micro-Level Data-Calibrated Agent-Based Model: The Synergy between Microsimulation and Agent-Based Modeling
pp. 128-148
Abstract | PDF (1.65 MB)
Which Melodic Universals Emerge from Repeated Signaling Games? A Note on Lumaca and Baggio (2017)
pp. 149-153
Abstract | PDF (87.34 KB)
Signaling Games and the Evolution of Structure in Language and Music: A Reply to Ravignani and Verhoef (2018)‡
pp. 154-156
Abstract | PDF (71.84 KB)