CMPLXSYS 425 - Evolution in Silico
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Complex Systems (CMPLXSYS)
Department: LSA Complex Systems
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Advisory Prerequisites:
MATH 115; Comfort with Probability/Statistics; and Proficiency with Programming (e.g., CMPLXSYS 270 or MATH 463/BIOPHYS 463 or CMPLXSYS 391 or CMPLXSYS 530, etc.).
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

While every population of living organisms is evolving, not everything that evolves is alive. Nature's success at finding innovative solutions to complex problems has inspired many computational implementations of the evolutionary process. Some of the various implementations we will learn about with hands-on exercises include approaches for solving optimization problems, building controllers and/or bodies for robots, and using computational instances of Darwinian evolution to study fundamental questions in biology.

CMPLXSYS 425 - Evolution in Silico
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32162
Open
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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