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The optimal selection of a natural reserve (OSRN) is an optimisation problem with a binary domain. To solve this problem the metaheuristic algorithm Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) has been chosen. The PSO algorithm has been designed to solve problems in real...

["Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Algorithms and Analysis of Algorithms","Artificial Intelligence","Autonomous Systems","Optimization Theory and Computation"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.26941v2
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We introduce SignalGP, a technique for creating digital organisms that harnesses the event-driven programming paradigm. These organisms can evolve to automatically react to signals from the environment or from other agents in a biologically-inspired manner. In...

["Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Agents and Multi-Agent Systems","Artificial Intelligence"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.26921v1
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Bitcoin is a crypto currency system that has been rapidly adopted due to its anonymity and decentralized properties. Blockchain is the underpinning technology that maintains the Bitcoin transaction ledger. The blockchain network operates in a state of consensus,...

["Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Autonomous Systems","Cryptography","Data Mining and Machine Learning","Network Science and Online Social Networks"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.26911v1
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Fine-scale evolutionary dynamics can be challenging to tease out when focused on broad brush strokes of whole populations over long time spans. We propose a suite of diagnostic metrics that operate on lineages and phylogenies in digital evolution experiments with...

["Computational Biology","Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Scientific Computing and Simulation"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.26883v1
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Intelligence and consciousness have fascinated humanity for a long time and we have long sought to replicate this in machines. In this work we show some design principles for a compassionate and conscious artificial intelligence. We present a computational framework...

["Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Agents and Multi-Agent Systems","Artificial Intelligence"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.3502v2
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The immune system is a distributed decentralized system that functions without any centralized control. The immune system has millions of cells that function somewhat independently and can detect and respond to pathogens with considerable speed and efficiency....

["Computational Biology","Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Agents and Multi-Agent Systems","Autonomous Systems"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.3150v2
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We propose a series of ODE systems to model the various dynamics of human-Borg interaction during a Borg invasion. These models, progressively developed one after the other, could provide humanity and other peace-loving intergalactic species the necessary mathematical...

["Computational Biology","Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Scientific Computing and Simulation"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.3198v1
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An immune system inspired Artificial Immune System (AIS) algorithm is presented, and is used for the purposes of automated program verification. Relevant immunological concepts are discussed and the field of AIS is briefly reviewed. It is proposed to use this AIS...

["Computational Biology","Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Theory and Formal Methods"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2690v3
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"Publication forms the core structure supporting the development and transmission of scientific knowledge" (Galbraith2015). Yet, with the WorldWideWeb a dominant part of current scientific publication and information-dissemination, internet "publication" is still...

["Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Computer Education","Computer Networks and Communications","Digital Libraries","World Wide Web and Web Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1568v13
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Sparse coding is an effective operating principle for the brain, one that can guide the discovery of features and support the learning of assocations. Here we show how spiking neurons with discrete dendrites can learn sparse codes via an online, nonlinear Hebbian...

["Computational Biology","Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Artificial Intelligence","Data Mining and Machine Learning"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2595v1
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The man-machine integration era (MMIE) is marked by sensor ubiquity, whose readings map human beings to finite numbers. These numbers processed by continuously changing, optimizing/learning, finite precision, closed loop, distributed systems are used to drive decisions...

["Human-Computer Interaction","Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Emerging Technologies","Optimization Theory and Computation","Software Engineering"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2454v2
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This paper attempts to explore the correlation between the content of high frequency component of customers' historical consumption data (measured by a proposed index called predictability index) and the accuracy of Customer Baseline Load (CBL) calculation methods....

["Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Data Mining and Machine Learning","Data Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2374v1
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Efficient methods of biodiversity assessment and monitoring are central to ecological research and crucial in conservation management. Technological advances in remote acoustic sensing inspire new perspectives in ecology: environmental sound monitoring is emerging...

["Bioinformatics","Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Data Mining and Machine Learning","Data Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1407v3
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This paper present a Genetic Algorithm(GA) approach for clustering data metric of computational performance measures collected from vmstat and sar tools. The proposed work models the genes, chromosomes, species and environment based on the dataset and presents...

["Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Algorithms and Analysis of Algorithms","Artificial Intelligence","Data Mining and Machine Learning","Databases"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.819v1
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