Evolution in Nanomaterio: The NASCENCE Project

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This chapter describes some of the work carried out by members of the NASCENCE project, an FP7 project sponsored by the European Community. After some historical notes and background material, the chapter explains how nanoscale material systems have been configured to perform computational tasks by finding appropriate configuration signals using artificial evolution. Most of this exposition is centred around the work that has been carried out at the MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology at the University of Twente using disordered networks of nanoparticles. The interested reader will also find many pointers to references that contain more details on work that has been carried out by other members of the NASCENCE consortium on composite materials based on single-walled carbon nanotubes.
LanguageEnglish
Title of host publicationInspired by Nature
Subtitle of host publicationEssays Presented to Julian F. Miller on the Occasion of his 60th Birthday
EditorsSusan Stepney, Andrew Adamatzky
Place of PublicationCham
PublisherSpringer International Publishing Switzerland
Pages87-111
Number of pages25
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-319-67997-6
ISBN (Print)978-3-319-67996-9
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StatePublished - 2018

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NameEmergence, Complexity and Computation
PublisherSpringer
Volume28
ISSN (Print)2194-7287

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Broersma, H. (2018). Evolution in Nanomaterio: The NASCENCE Project. In S. Stepney, & A. Adamatzky (Eds.), Inspired by Nature: Essays Presented to Julian F. Miller on the Occasion of his 60th Birthday (pp. 87-111). (Emergence, Complexity and Computation; Vol. 28). Cham: Springer International Publishing Switzerland. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-67997-6_4
Broersma, Hajo. / Evolution in Nanomaterio : The NASCENCE Project. Inspired by Nature: Essays Presented to Julian F. Miller on the Occasion of his 60th Birthday. editor / Susan Stepney ; Andrew Adamatzky. Cham : Springer International Publishing Switzerland, 2018. pp. 87-111 (Emergence, Complexity and Computation).
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Broersma, H 2018, Evolution in Nanomaterio: The NASCENCE Project. in S Stepney & A Adamatzky (eds), Inspired by Nature: Essays Presented to Julian F. Miller on the Occasion of his 60th Birthday. Emergence, Complexity and Computation, vol. 28, Springer International Publishing Switzerland, Cham, pp. 87-111. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-67997-6_4

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Inspired by Nature: Essays Presented to Julian F. Miller on the Occasion of his 60th Birthday. ed. / Susan Stepney; Andrew Adamatzky. Cham : Springer International Publishing Switzerland, 2018. p. 87-111 (Emergence, Complexity and Computation; Vol. 28).

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Broersma H. Evolution in Nanomaterio: The NASCENCE Project. In Stepney S, Adamatzky A, editors, Inspired by Nature: Essays Presented to Julian F. Miller on the Occasion of his 60th Birthday. Cham: Springer International Publishing Switzerland. 2018. p. 87-111. (Emergence, Complexity and Computation). Available from, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-67997-6_4