Fourth International Conference on Cellular Automata for Research and Industry

ACRI 2000
October 4 - 6, Karlsruhe, Germany
 
Conference programme (tentative)
Wednesday, October 4
8:00 - 9:00 Registration
9:00 - 9:00 Welcome
9:00 - 9:30 An algorithm for robot path planning with cellular automata
(C. Behring, M. Bracho, M. Castro, J. A. Moreno)
9:30 - 10:00 Reactive path-planning: a directional diffusion algorithm on multilayered cellular automata
(F. M. Marchese)
10:00 - 10:30 Break
10:30 - 11:30 Modeling Multi-Cellular Organisms with Distributed Cellular Automata
(Invited talk by P.M.A. Sloot)
11:30 - 12:00 Break
12:00 - 12:30 The simulation of compact cities based on the integration of cellular automata and GIS
(A. G.-O. Yeh, X. Li)
12:30 - 13:00 Cellular models of urban systems
(D. O'Sullivan, P. Torrens)
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch
14:30 - 15:00 Fault tolerant parallel pattern recognition
(M. Kutrib, J.-T. Löwe)
15:00 - 15:30 Correction, optimization and verification of transition rule set for Waksman's firing squad synchronization algorithm
(H. Umeo, T. Sogabe, Y. Nomura)
15:30 - 16:00 Cellular automata with activation and inhibition
(B. Schönfisch)
16:00 - 16:30 Break
16:30 - 17:00 An algebraic study of information in cellular automata
(H. Nishio)
17:00 - 17:30 Generation of on-line randomness by cellular automata
(P. Mentrasti, S. Capobianco)
20:00 Conference dinner
Thursday, October 5
9:00 - 9:30 A new dynamical model of biodegradation
(M. Villani, M. Mazzanti, M. Padovani, M. Andretta, R. Serra, S. di Gregorio, R. Rongo, W. Spataro)
9:30 - 10:00 A minimal model for the formation of an ant cemetery
(M. Martin, B. Chopard, P. Albuquerque)
10:00 - 10:30 Break
10:30 - 11:30 Turing's theory of infinite computing machines (1936-1937) and its relation to the invention of finite electronic computers (1939-1949)
(Invited talk by A. Burks; presented by R. Vollmar)
11:30 - 12:00 Break
12:00 - 12:30 A multi-agent cellular automata system for visualising simulated pedestrian activity
(J. Dijkstra, H.J.P. Timmermans, J. Jessurun)
12:30 - 13:00 CASim - a Java system for simulating cellular automata
(U. Freiwald, J. R. Weimar)
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch
14:30 - 15:00 A cellular automata model for the simulation of in vitro carcinogenesis tests
(R. Serra, M. Villani, A. Colacci)
15:00 - 15:30 Discrete models of immune responses
(R. Puzone, B. Kohler, P. Seiden, F. Celada)
15:30 - 16:00 Break
16:00 - 16:30 Better fewer, but better; the reason why territorial planning needs models like CA
(A. Cecchini, P. Rizzi)
16:30 - 17:00 Global cellular automata GCA: an universal extension of the CA model
(R. Hoffmann, K.-P. Völkmann, S. Waldschmidt)
17:00 - 17:30 An extended notion of cellular automaton for modelling and simulating soil erosion by rainfall
(D. D'Ambrosio, S. di Gregorio, S. Gabriele, R. Gaudio, R. Rongo, W. Spataro)
Friday, October 6
9:00 - 9:30 Microscopic simulation of evacuation processes on passenger ships
(H. Klüpfel, T. Meyer-König, J. Wahle, M. Schreckenberg)
9:30 - 10:00 A duality in two connectivity-preserving parallel shrinking algorithms for binary images
(H. Umeo, G. Mauri)
10:00 - 10:30 Observation of on-off intermittency in cellular automata
(F. Jiménez-Morales)
10:30 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 11:30 Estimating the changing distributions of population and employees by cellular automata
(A. Ohgai, M. Igarashi, K. Watanabe)
11:30 - 12:00 Pattern control in the generation of artificial percolation beds: a cellular automata approach
(S. Bandini, M. Magagnini)
12:00 - 12:30 Scalability analysis and performance prediction for cellular programs on parallel computers
(G. Folino, G. Spezzano)
12:30 Goodbye: towards ACRI 2002
 
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Last update: 9 October 2000