CAT/CARP

CAT/CARP

Access

Software
      current version:   (Nov.~18, 1994)
      public distribution:   yes
           what is available:   executable
           and where:   ftp://ftp.gmd.de:/GMD/cat/
           mirror sites:   ftp://ftp.germany.eu.net:/pub/research/softcomp/Alife/packages/cat/
Author/Maintainer
      name:   Igor Jaceniak, Stefan Focke, Uwe Link, Georg J\"unger
      WWW home page:   ---
      email:   mailto:parmoc@gmd.de
General information about the software
      WWW information:   ---
      Literature:   The distribution includes documentation.

Hardware and software requirements

Environment 1
      simulation runs on:   PC with Windows 3.1, Windows for Workgroups 3.x
Environment 2
      simulation runs on:   Windows NT
Environment 3
      simulation runs on:   OS/2 2.1, Windows box

Standard CA

Lattice
      lattice structure:   two-dimensional Euclidean grids
      lattice size:   arbitrary rectangles
      boundary conditions:   fixed, toroidal (can be chosen independently for both dimensions)
Neighborhoods
      limitations:   none
      notation:   symbolic names for vectors
      grouping constructs:   no
Set of states
      max size:   256
      structure:   no
Local rule
      limitations:   none

Extensions

Local rule
      probabilistic rules:   yes
      block rules:   no
      moving objects:   no
Global rule
      asynchronous CA:   no
Temporal inhomogeneity:    no
Spatial inhomogeneity:    yes
      how:   The local rule can test, whether it is applied to a black or a white cell (assuming colors as on a chessboard).
Hierarchical aspects:    no

BibTeX entries

None.

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