Theory and Practice of Natural Computing

First International Conference, TPNC 2012, Tarragona, Spain, October 2-4, 2012. Proceedings

  • Adrian-Horia Dediu
  • Carlos Martín-Vide
  • Bianca Truthe
Conference proceedings TPNC 2012

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7505)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Invited Talks

  3. Regular Papers

    1. Víctor Berrocal-Plaza, Miguel A. Vega-Rodríguez, Juan M. Sánchez-Pérez, Juan A. Gómez-Pulido
      Pages 72-83
    2. María Botón-Fernández, Francisco Prieto Castrillo, Miguel A. Vega-Rodríguez
      Pages 84-96
    3. Michel Boyer, Ran Gelles, Tal Mor
      Pages 97-107
    4. Salimur Choudhury, Kai Salomaa, Selim G. Akl
      Pages 108-120
    5. Michelangelo Cianciulli, Rocco Zaccagnino, Rosalba Zizza
      Pages 121-132
    6. Daniela Genova, Kalpana Mahalingam
      Pages 147-160
    7. Mauricio Guevara-Souza, Edgar E. Vallejo
      Pages 161-173
    8. Tibor Kmet, Maria Kmetova
      Pages 174-186
    9. Sergio Santander-Jiménez, Miguel A. Vega-Rodríguez, Juan A. Gómez-Pulido, Juan M. Sánchez-Pérez
      Pages 187-200
    10. Petr Sosík, Luděk Cienciala
      Pages 201-215
    11. Darko Stefanovic
      Pages 216-226
  4. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the First International Conference, TPNC 2012, held in Tarragona, Spain, in October 2012. The 12 revised full papers presented together with 6 invited talks were carefully reviewed and selected from 34 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on nature-inspired models of computation; synthesizing nature by means of computation; nature-inspired materials; and information processing in nature.


DNA computing grid computing multi-objective optimization quantum cryptography swarm intelligence

Editors and affiliations

  • Adrian-Horia Dediu
    • 1
  • Carlos Martín-Vide
    • 1
  • Bianca Truthe
    • 2
  1. 1.Research Group on Mathematical LinguisticsUniversitat Rovira i VirgiliTarragonaSpain
  2. 2.Fakultät für InformatikOtto-von-Guericke-Universität MagdeburgMagdeburgGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-33859-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-33860-1
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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