current version:   4.0 (Dec.~12, 1996)
      public distribution:   yes
           what is available:   executable
           and where:
           mirror sites:   ---
      name:   Rudy Rucker
      WWW home page:
General information about the software
      WWW information:
      Literature:   the distribution includes two HLP files

Hardware and software requirements

Environment 1
      simulation runs on:   Windows 95
Environment 2
      simulation runs on:   Windows NT

Standard CA

      lattice structure:   one- and two-dim.~Euclidean grids
      lattice size:   not known
      boundary conditions:   fixed, toroidal
      limitations:   none (Moore neighborhoods of arbitrary radius)
      notation:   not known
      grouping constructs:   no
Set of states
      max size:   no limit
      structure:   yes
           how:   registers
           data types:   ints, floats
Local rule
      limitations:   no


Local rule
      probabilistic rules:   not known
      block rules:   no
      moving objects:   no
Global rule
      asynchronous CA:   no
Temporal inhomogeneity:    no
Spatial inhomogeneity:    yes
      how:   the leftmost cell may be defined to generate certain sequences of states ignoring the neighborhood
Hierarchical aspects:    no

BibTeX entries


Further remarks

From ``CAPOW is a program for evolving one-di\-men\-sional cellular automata (Cas) using continuous as well as discrete states. The continuous CAs model the linear wave equation, the Fermi-Pasta-Ulam nonlinear wave equations, the damped driven oscillator, and the wave oscillator. There is also a two-dimensional wave equation in this version. CAPOW is being developed by Rudy Rucker and students at San Jose State University under a contract from the Electric Power Research Institute.''
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