Preliminary program of the 11th Brainstorming Week on Membrane Computing
Seville, February 4 - 8, 2013

Monday, February 4
08:30-09:30 Registration ("Salón de Grados")
09:30-10:45 Opening and First session of provocative presentations ("Salón de Grados")
10:45-11:15 Special concert ("Salón de Grados")
11:15-12:00 Coffee/tea break (seminar room)
12:00-13:00 Second session of provocative presentations (Room H1.12)
  • Alexandru Ciobanu and Florentin Ipate "P Systems Implementation using Hadoop."
  • Miroslav Langer, Ludek Cienciala and Lucie Ciencialova "On the applications of the P-collonies."
13:00-15:00 Lunch ("Comedor Universitario")
15:00-16:30 Joint Work (Room H1.12)
16:30-17:00 Coffee/tea break (seminar room)
17:00-20:00 Joint Work (Room H1.12)
Tuesday, February 5 (Room H1.12)
09:00-10:30 Third session of provocative presentations
  • Adam Obtulowicz "Continuous versus Discrete some topics with a regard to membrane computing"
  • Miguel Ángel Martínez-del-Amor "On the parallel simulation of P systems using GPUs"
  • Frances Chew, J. Michael Reed and Manuel García-Quismondo "Ideas on a Membrane Computing Model on Pieris napi oleracea: a native butterfly confronts exotic plants and parasitoids"
10:30-11:00 Coffee/tea break
11:00-13:00 Fourth session of provocative presentations
  • Niall Murphy "An update on the uniformity vs semi-uniformity question"
  • Carmen Graciani, Miguel Ángel Gutiérrez-Naranjo and Agustín Riscos Núñez "P-RETE: Translating the RETE algorithm from production systems to P systems"
  • Rudolf Freund, Markus Schmid, Henning Fernau and K.G. Subramanian "Some notes on Array insertion/deletion (P) systems"
13:00-15:00 Lunch
15:00-16:30 Joint Work
16:30-17:00 Coffee/tea break
17:00-19:00 Joint Work
Wednesday, February 6 (Room H1.12)
09:00-10:30 Fifth session of provocative presentations
  • Marian Gheorghe, Florentin Ipate, Laurentiu Mierla, Ciprian Dragomir, Raluca Lefticaru "Kernel P systems - Examples, formal verification"
  • M.Angels Colomer, Luis Felipe Macías-Ramos and Luis Valencia Cabrera "Modeling ecosystems with PDP systems"
  • Rudolf Freund "Some comments on rules using targets"
10:30-11:00 Coffee/tea break
11:00-13:00 Sixth session of provocative presentations
13:00-15:00 Lunch
15:00-16:30 Joint Work
16:30-17:00 Coffee/tea break
17:00-19:00 Joint Work
Thursday, February 7 (Room H1.12)
09:00-10:30 Seventh session of provocative presentations
  • Miguel Ángel Martínez-del-Amor and Adolfo Gastalver "Population Dynamics P systems on CUDA"
  • Z.F. Bangalan, K.A.N. Soriano, R.A.B. Juayong, F.G.C.
    Cabarle, H.N. Adorna and M.Á. Martínez-del-Amor "Simulation of ECPe Systems without Antiport rules in GPUs"
10:30-11:00 Coffee/tea break
11:00-13:00 Eighth session of provocative presentations
  • Manuel García-Quismondo and Luis Valencia-Cabrera "Modelling Gene Networks by using P systems"
  • Artiom Alhazov, Sergiu Ivanov and Yuri Rogozhin "Polymorphic P systems"
13:00-15:00 Lunch
15:00-18:00 Spare time
18:00-20:00 Social Event
20:00-21:00 Spare time
21:00-??:?? Special dinner
Friday, February 8 (Room H1.12)
09:30-11:00 Results obtained during the meeting
11:00-11:30 Coffee/tea break
11:30-13:00 Results obtained during the meeting
13:00-14:00 Closing


Visit to the Museum of Fine Arts of Sevilla

The BWMC organization will arrange a meeting time to get there. If you prefer to go yourself, follow these directions to get the Museum from the Brainstorming venue


Restaurante Doña Clara

Date: Thursday, February 7th

TIME: 21:00

MENU (let us know if you have any restriction):
Starters (for sharing): "Paté de la casa", "tostada de salmorejo", "ensalada de la casa" and "huevos rotos con chistorra"
Main (choose one): "Bacalo dorado", "Solomillo de cerdo al ajo, pimienta o cabrales"
Assorted Desserts
Included drinks: Beers, soda, water and red wine "Doña Clara"

PLACE: At the end of Street Honduras.

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