Artificial Life and Evolutionary Computation

13th Italian Workshop, WIVACE 2018, Parma, Italy, September 10–12, 2018, Revised Selected Papers

  • Stefano Cagnoni
  • Monica Mordonini
  • Riccardo Pecori
  • Andrea Roli
  • Marco Villani
Conference proceedings WIVACE 2018

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 900)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Boolean Networks and Complex Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Laura Sani, Alberto Bononi, Riccardo Pecori, Michele Amoretti, Monica Mordonini, Andrea Roli et al.
      Pages 3-16
    3. Salvatore Magrì, Marco Villani, Andrea Roli, Roberto Serra
      Pages 17-29
  3. Economic, Societal and Technological Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Shira Fano, Debora Slanzi
      Pages 45-56
    3. Sofia Samoili, Riccardo Righi, Montserrat Lopez-Cobo, Melisande Cardona, Giuditta De Prato
      Pages 72-90 Open Access
    4. Federico Bergenti, Stefania Monica
      Pages 101-112
  4. Chemical, Biological and Medical Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Davide Maspero, Alex Graudenzi, Satwinder Singh, Dario Pescini, Giancarlo Mauri, Marco Antoniotti et al.
      Pages 115-126
    3. Mathias S. Weyland, Pauline Thumser-Henner, Carla Rohrer Bley, Simone Ulzega, Alke Petri-Fink, Marco Lattuada et al.
      Pages 127-137
    4. Ylenia Miele, Zsófia Medveczky, István Lagzi, Marcello A. Budroni, Federico Rossi
      Pages 138-150
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 163-163

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the revised selected papers of the 13th Italian Workshop on Artificial Life and Evolutionary Computation, WIVACE 2018, held in Parma, Italy, in September 2018.

The 12 full papers presented were thoroughly reviewed and selected from 30 submissions. They cover the following topics: Boolean networks and complex systems; economic, societal and technological applications; chemical, biological and medical applications.

The chapter “Unveiling Latent Relations in the Photonics Techno-Economic Complex System” is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license at


artificial intelligence boolean algebra boolean networks complex systems computer networks formal logic genetic algorithms semantics

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of ParmaParmaItaly
  2. 2.University of ParmaParmaItaly
  3. 3.Università degli Studi eCampusNovedrateItaly
  4. 4.University of BolognaCesenaItaly
  5. 5.University of Modena and Reggio EmiliaModenaItaly

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