Theory and Practice of Natural Computing

Second International Conference, TPNC 2013, Cáceres, Spain, December 3-5, 2013, Proceedings

  • Adrian-Horia Dediu
  • Carlos Martín-Vide
  • Bianca Truthe
  • Miguel A. Vega-Rodríguez
Conference proceedings TPNC 2013

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8273)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Invited Talks

    1. Joel Lehman, Risto Miikkulainen
      Pages 1-18
  3. Regular Papers

    1. Víctor Berrocal-Plaza, Miguel A. Vega-Rodríguez, Juan M. Sánchez-Pérez
      Pages 19-30
    2. Massimiliano D’Angelo, Berend Weel, A. E. Eiben
      Pages 45-56
    3. Yahya O. Mohamed Elhadj, Mansour Alghamdi, Mohamed Alkanhal
      Pages 57-67
    4. Vinay Kumar Gautam, Pauline C. Haddow, Martin Kuiper
      Pages 68-79
    5. Yara Khaluf, Mauro Birattari, Franz Rammig
      Pages 121-132
    6. Mirosław Kordos, Andrzej Rusiecki
      Pages 133-144
    7. Jose M. Lanza-Gutiérrez, Juan A. Gomez-Pulido, Miguel A. Vega-Rodríguez
      Pages 145-156
    8. Antonio Martí Campoy, Francisco Rodríguez-Ballester, Rafael Ors Carot
      Pages 157-168
    9. Marius Nagy, Naya Nagy
      Pages 169-180
    10. Marius Nagy, Naya Nagy
      Pages 181-192
    11. Takuya Nishida, Takaaki Mizuki, Hideaki Sone
      Pages 193-204
    12. Rafael Nogueras, Carlos Cotta, Carlos M. Fernandes, Juan Luis Jiménez Laredo, Juan Julián Merelo, Agostinho C. Rosa
      Pages 205-216
    13. Oliver Rice, Robert E. Smith, Rickard Nyman
      Pages 217-227
    14. Omar K. Shoukry, Magda B. Fayek
      Pages 228-239
  4. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second International Conference, TPNC 2013, held in Cáceres, Spain, in December 2013. The 19 revised full papers presented together with one invited talk were carefully reviewed and selected from 47 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.


cryptography evolutionary algorithms multi-agent systems multi-objective optimization swarm robotics

Editors and affiliations

  • Adrian-Horia Dediu
    • 1
  • Carlos Martín-Vide
    • 2
  • Bianca Truthe
    • 3
  • Miguel A. Vega-Rodríguez
    • 4
  1. 1.Research Group on Mathematical LinguisticsUniversitat Rovira i VirgiliTarragonaSpain
  2. 2.Research Group on Mathematical LinguisticsUniversitat Rovira i VirgiliTarragona,Spain
  3. 3.Fakultät für Informatik, Institut für Wissens- und SprachverarbeitungOtto-von-Guericke-Universität MagdeburgMagdeburgGermany
  4. 4.Escuela Politécnica, Department of Technologies of Computers and Communications, (TC2)University of ExtremaduraCáceresSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-45007-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-45008-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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