About us

The Research Group on Natural Computing (RGNC, www.gcn.us.es) belongs to the Department of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence of the University of Seville. The RGNC consists of 11 members. Mario de Jesús Pérez Jiménez (marper 'at' us.es) is the head of the group, a full-professor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence, and a numerary member of the Academia Europaea (The Academy of Europe), section Informatics.

The research activities of the RGNC focus on the interplay between Computer Science, Mathematics and Biology. Specifically, it focuses on the development of enabling technologies based on bio-inspired formal methods, more precisely Membrane Computing, a recent branch of Natural Computing that provides an abstraction of the living eukaryotic cell.

Download the presentation sheet of the Research Group on Natural Computing here

To get more information about our research lines, please visit the following links (in spanish):

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