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The Resource Modeling reality : how computers mirror life, Iwo Białynicki-Birula, Iwona Białynicka-Birula

Modeling reality : how computers mirror life, Iwo Białynicki-Birula, Iwona Białynicka-Birula

Label
Modeling reality : how computers mirror life
Title
Modeling reality
Title remainder
how computers mirror life
Statement of responsibility
Iwo Białynicki-Birula, Iwona Białynicka-Birula
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • pol
  • eng
Summary
This text covers a wide range of subjects, accessible to anyone who wants to learn about the use of computer modeling to solve a diverse range of problems, but who doesn't possess a specialized training in mathematics or computer science
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Białynicki-Birula, Iwo,
Dewey number
530/.01
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Białynicka-Birula, Iwona,
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  • Reality
  • Life
  • Physics
Label
Modeling reality : how computers mirror life, Iwo Białynicki-Birula, Iwona Białynicka-Birula
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-175) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
From building blocks to computers: models and modeling -- The game of life: a legendary cellular automaton -- Heads or tails: probability of an event -- Galton's board: probability and statistics -- Twenty questions: probability and information -- Snowflakes: the evolution of dynamical systems -- The Lorenz butterfly: deterministic chaos -- From Cantor to Mandelbrot: self-similarity and fractals -- Typing monkeys: statistical linguistics -- The bridges to Königsberg: graph theory -- Prisoner's dilemma: game theory -- Let the best man win: genetic algorithms -- Computers can learn: neural networks -- Unpredictable individuals: modeling society -- Universal computer: the Turing machine -- Hal, R2D2, and number 5: artificial intelligence
Control code
ocn181753542
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (180 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191523991
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unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)181753542
Label
Modeling reality : how computers mirror life, Iwo Białynicki-Birula, Iwona Białynicka-Birula
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-175) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
From building blocks to computers: models and modeling -- The game of life: a legendary cellular automaton -- Heads or tails: probability of an event -- Galton's board: probability and statistics -- Twenty questions: probability and information -- Snowflakes: the evolution of dynamical systems -- The Lorenz butterfly: deterministic chaos -- From Cantor to Mandelbrot: self-similarity and fractals -- Typing monkeys: statistical linguistics -- The bridges to Königsberg: graph theory -- Prisoner's dilemma: game theory -- Let the best man win: genetic algorithms -- Computers can learn: neural networks -- Unpredictable individuals: modeling society -- Universal computer: the Turing machine -- Hal, R2D2, and number 5: artificial intelligence
Control code
ocn181753542
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (180 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191523991
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)181753542

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