Artificial Life and Evolutionary Computation

12th Italian Workshop, WIVACE 2017, Venice, Italy, September 19-21, 2017, Revised Selected Papers

  • Marcello Pelillo
  • Irene Poli
  • Andrea Roli
  • Roberto Serra
  • Debora Slanzi
  • Marco Villani
Conference proceedings WIVACE 2017

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 830)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. Physical–Chemical Phenomena

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Delphine Nicolay, Timoteo Carletti
      Pages 3-15
    3. Federico Rossi, Kristian Torbensen, Sandra Ristori, Ali Abou-Hassan
      Pages 16-31
    4. Marcello A. Budroni, Mauro Rustici, Nadia Marchettini, Federico Rossi
      Pages 32-48
    5. Lucia Sessa, Luigi Di Biasi, Simona Concilio, Stefano Piotto
      Pages 49-58
    6. Raffaele D’Ambrosio, Martina Moccaldi, Beatrice Paternoster, Federico Rossi
      Pages 59-69
  3. Biological Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 71-71
    2. Marco Pedicini, Maria Concetta Palumbo, Filippo Castiglione
      Pages 88-103
    3. Sara Montagna, Michele Braccini, Andrea Roli
      Pages 104-115
    4. Marco Villani, Laura Sani, Michele Amoretti, Emilio Vicari, Riccardo Pecori, Monica Mordonini et al.
      Pages 129-141
    5. Davide Sapienza, Marco Villani, Roberto Serra
      Pages 142-152
    6. Martina Musa, Marco Villani, Roberto Serra
      Pages 153-164
    7. Pasquale Palumbo, Marco Vanoni, Federico Papa, Stefano Busti, Meike Wortel, Bas Teusink et al.
      Pages 165-180
    8. Samuel M. D. Oliveira, Mohamed N. M. Bahrudeen, Sofia Startceva, Andre S. Ribeiro
      Pages 181-193
  4. Economy and Society

  5. Complexity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 241-241
    2. Andrea Roli, Antoine Ligot, Mauro Birattari
      Pages 243-256
    3. Angela Lombardi, Sabina Tangaro, Roberto Bellotti, Angelo Cardellicchio, Cataldo Guaragnella
      Pages 257-268
  6. Optimization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 269-269
    2. Marco Baioletti, Alfredo Milani, Valentino Santucci
      Pages 271-283
    3. Debora Slanzi, Valentina Mameli, Marina Khoroshiltseva, Irene Poli
      Pages 284-295
    4. Clara Pizzuti, Annalisa Socievole
      Pages 296-307
    5. Gianluigi Silvestri, Laura Sani, Michele Amoretti, Riccardo Pecori, Emilio Vicari, Monica Mordonini et al.
      Pages 308-321
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 323-323

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the revised selected papers of the 12th Italian Workshop on Advances in Artificial Life, Evolutionary Computation, WIVACE 2017, held in Venice, Italy, in September 2017.
The 23 full papers presented were thoroughly reviewed and selected from 33 submissions. They cover the following topics: physical-chemical phenomena; biological systems; economy and society; complexity; optimization.


artificial intelligence boolean algebra boolean networks cluster analysis clustering evolutionary algorithms formal logic genetic algorithms robotics semantics

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.Ca’ Foscari University of VeniceVeniceItaly
  2. 2.Ca’ Foscari University of VeniceVeniceItaly
  3. 3.University of BolognaCesenaItaly
  4. 4.University of Modena and Reggio EmiliaModenaItaly
  5. 5.Ca’ Foscari University of VeniceVeniceItaly
  6. 6.University of Modena and Reggio EmiliaModenaItaly

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-78657-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-78658-2
  • Series Print ISSN 1865-0929
  • Series Online ISSN 1865-0937
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