Sixth Brainstorming Week on Membrane Computing

Sevilla, Spain, February 4-8, 2008


In this page you can find the papers of the Proceedings of the Sixth Brainstorming Week on Membrane Computing, held in Sevilla (Spain) from February 4 to February 8, 2008. The whole book can be downloaded here.

Cover Page, Contents and Preface  
I.I Ardelean, R. Ceterchi, Al.I. Tomescu A Biological Perspective on Sorting with P Systems
I.I. Ardelean, C. Moisescu, M.M. Lazaroaie Membrane Proteins as Maxwell's Demons and Their Significance for P Systems
R. Barbuti, A. Maggiolo-Schettini, P. Milazzo, S. Tini Towards a P Systems Normal Form Preserving Step-by-step Behavior
M. Beyreder, R. Freund (Tissue) P Systems Using Non-cooperative Rules Without Halting Conditions
M. Cardona, M.A. Colomer, M.J. Pérez-Jiménez, D. Sanuy, A. Margalida A P System Modeling an Ecosystem Related to the Bearded Vulture
A. Castellini, G. Franco On Modeling Signal Transduction Networks
R. Ceterchi, M.J. Pérez-Jiménez, Al.I. Tomescu Sorting Omega Networks Simulated with P Systems: Optimal Data Layouts
R. Ceterchi, Al.I. Tomescu Spiking Neural P Systems -- A Natural Model for Sorting Networks
G. Ciobanu, A. Resios Computational Complexity of Simple P Systems
D. Díaz-Pernil, M.A. Gutiérrez-Naranjo, M.J. Pérez-Jiménez, A. Riscos-Núñez Solving the Partition Problem by Using Tissue-like P Systems with Cell Division

D. Díaz-Pernil, I. Pérez-Hurtado, M.J. Pérez-Jiménez, A. Riscos-Núñez

P-Lingua: A Programming Language for Membrane Computing
P. Frisco, Gh. Paun No Cycles in Compartments. Starting from Conformon-P Systems
M.A. Gálvez-Santisteban, M.A. Gutiérrez-Naranjo, D. Ramírez-Martínez, E. Rivero-Gil Testing Einstein's Formula on Brownian Motion Using Membrane Computing
R. Gershoni, E. Keinan, Gh. Paun, R. Piran, T. Ratner, S. Shoshani Research Topics Arising from the (Planned) P Systems
M.A. Gutiérrez-Naranjo, A. Leporati Solving Numerical NP-complete Problems by Spiking Neural P Systems with Pre-computed Resources
M.A. Gutiérrez-Naranjo, M.J. Pérez-Jiménez A First Model for Hebbian Learning with Spiking Neural P Systems
A. Obtulowicz Ordinary Membrane Machines versus Other Mathematical Models of Systems Realizing Massively Parallel Computations
E. Rivero-Gil, M.A. Gutiérrez-Naranjo, M.J. Pérez-Jiménez Graphics and P Systems: Experiments with JPLANT
J.M. Sempere Computing by Carving with P Systems. A First Approach
C. Zandron, A. Leporati, C. Ferretti, G. Mauri, M.J. Pérez-Jiménez On the Computational Efficiency of Polarizationless Recognizer P Systems with Strong Division and Dissolution
G. Zhang, M. Gheorghe, C. Wu A Quantum-Inspired Evolutionary Algorithm Based on P Systems for a Class of Combinatorial Problems

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