Molecules of Knowledge: Self-organisation in Knowledge-Intensive Environments

  • Stefano MarianiEmail author
  • Andrea Omicini
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 446)


We propose a novel self-organising knowledge-oriented model based on biochemical tuple spaces, called Molecules of Knowledge (MoK). We introduce MoK basic entities, define its computational model, and discuss its mapping on the \(\textsf{TuCSoN}\) coordination model for its implementation.


Biochemical Reaction Knowledge Source Coordination Model Tuple Space Related Atom 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.DISI, Alma Mater StudiorumUniversità di BolognaRiminiItaly

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