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Christoph Adami

Michigan State University

Can Transfer Entropy Infer Causality in Neuronal Circuits for Cognitive Processing?


Jan 22, 2019
Ali Tehrani-Saleh, Christoph Adami

* 6 pages, 6 figures 

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The Surprising Creativity of Digital Evolution: A Collection of Anecdotes from the Evolutionary Computation and Artificial Life Research Communities


Aug 14, 2018
Joel Lehman, Jeff Clune, Dusan Misevic, Christoph Adami, Lee Altenberg, Julie Beaulieu, Peter J. Bentley, Samuel Bernard, Guillaume Beslon, David M. Bryson, Patryk Chrabaszcz, Nick Cheney, Antoine Cully, Stephane Doncieux, Fred C. Dyer, Kai Olav Ellefsen, Robert Feldt, Stephan Fischer, Stephanie Forrest, Antoine Frénoy, Christian Gagné, Leni Le Goff, Laura M. Grabowski, Babak Hodjat, Frank Hutter, Laurent Keller, Carole Knibbe, Peter Krcah, Richard E. Lenski, Hod Lipson, Robert MacCurdy, Carlos Maestre, Risto Miikkulainen, Sara Mitri, David E. Moriarty, Jean-Baptiste Mouret, Anh Nguyen, Charles Ofria, Marc Parizeau, David Parsons, Robert T. Pennock, William F. Punch, Thomas S. Ray, Marc Schoenauer, Eric Shulte, Karl Sims, Kenneth O. Stanley, François Taddei, Danesh Tarapore, Simon Thibault, Westley Weimer, Richard Watson, Jason Yosinski


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Evolution leads to a diversity of motion-detection neuronal circuits


Jun 05, 2018
Ali Tehrani-Saleh, Thomas LaBar, Christoph Adami

* 8 pages, 8 figures, Artificial Life Conference (2018), to appear 

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The structure of evolved representations across different substrates for artificial intelligence


Apr 05, 2018
Arend Hintze, Douglas Kirkpatrick, Christoph Adami

* 8 pages, 13 figures. Submitted to Artificial Life Conference (Tokyo, 2018) 

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The mind as a computational system


Dec 01, 2017
Christoph Adami

* 17 pages with three figures. In memory of Jerry Fodor 

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Markov Brains: A Technical Introduction


Sep 17, 2017
Arend Hintze, Jeffrey A. Edlund, Randal S. Olson, David B. Knoester, Jory Schossau, Larissa Albantakis, Ali Tehrani-Saleh, Peter Kvam, Leigh Sheneman, Heather Goldsby, Clifford Bohm, Christoph Adami


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Evolution of active categorical image classification via saccadic eye movement


Jun 16, 2016
Randal S. Olson, Jason H. Moore, Christoph Adami

* Lecture Notes in Computer Science 9921 (2016) 581-590 
* 10 pages, 5 figures, to appear in PPSN 2016 conference proceedings 

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Flies as Ship Captains? Digital Evolution Unravels Selective Pressures to Avoid Collision in Drosophila


Mar 02, 2016
Ali Tehrani-Saleh, Christoph Adami

* Proceedings Artificial Life 15 (C. Gershenson, T. Froese, J.M. Sisqueiros, W. Aguilar, E.J. Izquierdo, H. Sayama, eds.) MIT Press (Cambridge, MA, 2016), pp. 554-561 
* 8 pages, 10 figures, submitted to 15th Artificial Life conference (ALife 2016) 

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Exploring the coevolution of predator and prey morphology and behavior


Feb 29, 2016
Randal S. Olson, Arend Hintze, Fred C. Dyer, Jason H. Moore, Christoph Adami

* Proceedings Artificial Life 15 (C. Gershenson, T. Froese, J.M. Sisqueiros, W. Aguilar, E.J. Izquierdo, H. Sayama, eds.) MIT Press (Cambridge, MA, 2016), pp. 250-258 
* 8 pages, 8 figures, submitted to Artificial Life 2016 conference 

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Evolution of swarming behavior is shaped by how predators attack


Nov 24, 2015
Randal S. Olson, David B. Knoester, Christoph Adami

* 25 pages, 11 figures, 5 tables, including 2 Supplementary Figures. Version to appear in "Artificial Life" 

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Exploring the evolution of a trade-off between vigilance and foraging in group-living organisms


Aug 08, 2014
Randal S. Olson, Patrick B. Haley, Fred C. Dyer, Christoph Adami

* Royal Society open science 2 (2015) 150135 
* 26 pages (double-spaced, single column), 6 figures, 2 SI figures 

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More Bang For Your Buck: Quorum-Sensing Capabilities Improve the Efficacy of Suicidal Altruism


Jun 02, 2014
Anya Elaine Johnson, Eli Strauss, Rodney Pickett, Christoph Adami, Ian Dworkin, Heather J. Goldsby

* ALIFE 14: The Fourteenth Conference on the Synthesis and Simulation of Living Systems. (2014) Vol. 14 
* 8 pages, 8 figures, ALIFE '14 conference 

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Leveraging Evolutionary Search to Discover Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Cellular Automata


May 16, 2014
David B. Knoester, Heather J. Goldsby, Christoph Adami

* 10 pages, 17 figures 

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Risk aversion as an evolutionary adaptation


Oct 23, 2013
Arend Hintze, Randal S. Olson, Christoph Adami, Ralph Hertwig

* Scientific Reports 5 (2015) 8242 
* 18 pages, 7 figures 

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The evolution of representation in simple cognitive networks


Aug 06, 2013
Lars Marstaller, Arend Hintze, Christoph Adami

* Neural Computation 25 (2013) 2079-2107 
* 36 pages, 10 figures, one Table 

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Predator confusion is sufficient to evolve swarming behavior


Apr 03, 2013
Randal S. Olson, Arend Hintze, Fred C. Dyer, David B. Knoester, Christoph Adami

* J. Royal Society Interface 10 (2013) 2010305 
* 11 pages, 6 figures. Supplementary information (including video files S1 and S5) in ancillary material. Videos S2-S4 are available from the authors upon request 

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Evolution of sustained foraging in 3D environments with physics


Dec 21, 2011
Nicolas Chaumont, Christoph Adami

* 18 pages, 15 figures. Supplementary Materials available at http://tinyurl.com/autonomous-foragers-supplement 

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Integrated information increases with fitness in the evolution of animats


Oct 03, 2011
Jeffrey Edlund, Nicolas Chaumont, Arend Hintze, Christof Koch, Giulio Tononi, Christoph Adami

* PLoS Computational Biology 7 (2001) e1002236 
* 27 pages, 8 figures, one supplementary figure. Three supplementary video files available on request. Version commensurate with published text in PLoS Comput. Biol 

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Selective pressures on genomes in molecular evolution


Jan 15, 2003
Charles Ofria, Christoph Adami, Travis C. Collier

* J. theor. Biol. 222 (2003) 477-483 
* 16 pages, 3 figures, to be published in J. theor. Biology 

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Evolution of differentiated expression patterns in digital organisms


Feb 29, 2000
Charles Ofria, Christoph Adami, Travis C. Collier, Grace K. Hsu

* Lect. Notes Artif. Intell. 1674 (1999) 129-138 
* 10 pages LaTeX, 4 figures. Appeared in "Advances in Artificial Life", 5th European Conference ECAL'99, D. Floreano et al, eds. (1999) 

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Evolution of genetic organization in digital organisms


Mar 06, 1999
Charles Ofria, Christoph Adami

* 18 pages with 5 embedded figures. Proc. of DIMACS workshop on "Evolution as Computation", Jan. 11-12, Princeton, NJ. L. Landweber and E. Winfree, eds. (Springer, 1999) 

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Development and Evolution of Neural Networks in an Artificial Chemistry


Jul 17, 1998
Jens C. Astor, Christoph Adami

* 8 pages LaTeX, style file included, 8 embedded postscript figures. To be published in Proc. of 3rd German Workshop on Artificial Life (GWAL) 

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