Complexity Explorer Santa Fe Institute


Course Syllabus

Complex Adaptive Systems Course @ University of New Mexico

A graduate level introduction to selected topics in complex adaptive systems. The course focuses on computational tools to simulate and measure complexity, and analysis of biological and computational complex adaptive systems. Topics include definitions of complexity, evolution and genetic algorithms, cellular automata, dynamical systems, scaling and fractals, ant colonies & ant colony optimization algorithms, immune systems & immune inspired computer security and swarm robotics.

Institution
University of New Mexico
Author
Melanie Moses
Topics
Complex Systems, Cellular Automata, Evolution, Genetic Algorithms, Dynamical Systems, Scaling, Fractals, Emergence, Agent-Based Modeling
URL
http://cs.unm.edu/~wjust/CS523/CAS_Syllabus2015.pdf