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Evolvable Hardware, NASA/DoD Conference on (2004)
Seattle, Washington, USA
June 24, 2004 to June 26, 2004
ISBN: 0-7695-2145-2
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Preface (PDF)

pp. x

Group posters (PDF)

pp. xiii

Preface (PDF)

pp. ix

Group Posters (PDF)

pp. xii
Evolution of Analog Systems

Routine High-Return Human-Competitive Evolvable Hardware (Abstract)

Matthew J. Streeter , Genetic Programming Inc., Mountain View, California
John R. Koza , Stanford University, CA
Martin A. Keane , Econometrics Inc., Chicago, Illinois
pp. 3

Intrinsic Evolution of Digital-to-Analog Converters Using a CMOS FPTA Chip (Abstract)

Johannes Schemmel , University of Heidelberg, Germany
Karlheinz Meier , University of Heidelberg, Germany
J? Langeheine , University of Heidelberg, Germany
Martin Trefzer , University of Heidelberg, Germany
pp. 18

Evolution Based Synthesis of Analog Integrated Circuits and Systems (Abstract)

G? Alpaydin , University of Nebraska-Lincoln
G? D? , University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Sina Balkir , University of Nebraska-Lincoln
pp. 26

Evolution of Analog Networks using Local String Alignment on Highly Reorganizable Genomes (Abstract)

Claudio Mattiussi , ASL-I2S-STI-EPFL, Switzerland
Dario Floreano , ASL-I2S-STI-EPFL, Switzerland
pp. 30

Evolutionary Synthesis of Analog Circuits Using Only MOS Transistors (Abstract)

A. Mesquita , LPC/PEE/COPPE/Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Pedro F. Vieira , LPC/PEE/COPPE/Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Jo?o P. B. Botelho , LPC/PEE/COPPE/Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Leonardo B. S? , LPC/PEE/COPPE/Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
pp. 38

Towards Evolvable Analog Artificial Neural Networks Controllers (Abstract)

J. L. M. Amaral , UERJ - Rio de Janeiro State University, Brazil
M. Vellasco , PUC-Rio - Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
C. Santini , PUC-Rio - Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
J. F. M. Amaral , UERJ - Rio de Janeiro State University, Brazil
M. Pacheco , PUC-Rio - Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
R. Tanscheit , PUC-Rio - Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
pp. 46
Evolution of Digital Systems

Digital Circuit Design using Intrinsic Evolvable Hardware (Abstract)

Stephen L. Smith , The University of York, UK
Yang Zhang , The University of York, UK
Andy M. Tyrrell , The University of York, UK
pp. 55

On Routine Implementation of Virtual Evolvable Devices Using COMBO6 (Abstract)

Step? Friedl , Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
Luk? Sekanina , Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
pp. 63

A Comparative Study of Encodings to Design Combinational Logic Circuits Using Particle Swarm Optimization (Abstract)

Erika Hern?ndez Luna , CINVESTAV-IPN, Mexico
Carlos A. Coello Coello , CINVESTAV-IPN, Mexico
Arturo Hern?ndez Aguirre , Center for Research in Mathematics (CIMAT), Mexico
pp. 71

Multiplier Block Synthesis Using Evolutionary Graph Generation (Abstract)

Takafumi Aoki , Tohoku University, Japan
Naofumi Homma , Tohoku University, Japan
Tatsuo Higuchi , Tohoku Institute of Technology, Japan
pp. 79

Evolving Digital Circuits using Multi Expression Programming (Abstract)

Mihai Oltean , Babes-Bolyai University, Romania
Crina Grosan , Babes-Bolyai University, Romania
pp. 87

Enhancing the Development Based Evolution of Digital Circuits (Abstract)

P. Muruganandam , Anna University, India
A. P. Shanthi , Anna University, India
Ranjani Parthasarathi , Anna University, India
pp. 91
Real World Applications

An Efficient Fault-Tolerant VLSI Architecture Using Parallel Evolvable Hardware Technology (Abstract)

Tughrul Arslan , The University of Edinburgh, UK
Evangelos F. Stefatos , The University of Edinburgh, UK
pp. 97

A Genetic Algorithm for the Optimisation of a Reconfigurable Pipelined FFT Processor (Abstract)

Tughrul Arslan , The University of Edinburgh, Scotland
Nasri Sulaiman , The University of Edinburgh, Scotland
pp. 104

An Intrinsic Evolvable and Online Adaptive Evolvable Fuzzy Hardware Scheme for Packet Switching Network (Abstract)

Meng Hiot Lim , Nanyang Technological University
Ju Hui Li , Nanyang Technological University
Qi Cao , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 109
Fault Tolerance and Survivability

Fault Recovery in Linear Systems via Intrinsic Evolution (Abstract)

Edward Ramsden , Lattice Semiconductor Inc., Hillsboro, OR
David Hunter , Portland State University, OR
Garrison W. Greenwood , Portland State University, OR
pp. 115

Improving the Survivability of a Simple Evolved Circuit through Co-evolution (Abstract)

James A. Foster , University of Idaho, Moscow
Michael L. Harrison , University of Idaho, Moscow
pp. 123

Self-Repairing Embryonic Memory Arrays (Abstract)

Mircea Vladutiu , University of Timisoara, Romania
Mihai Udrescu , University of Timisoara, Romania
Lucian Prodan , University of Timisoara, Romania
pp. 130

An Immune Inspired Fault Diagnosis System for Analog Circuits using Wavelet Signatures (Abstract)

R. Tanscheit , PUC-Rio - Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro
J. L. M. Amaral , UERJ - Rio de Janeiro State University
M. Pacheco , PUC-Rio - Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro
J. F. M. Amaral , UERJ - Rio de Janeiro State University
pp. 138

Circuit Self-Recovery Experiments in Extreme Environments (Abstract)

Ricardo Zebulum , Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA
Didier Keymeulen , Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA
Ian Ferguson , Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA
Xin Guo , Chromatech, Alameda, CA
Adrian Stoica , Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA
Vu Duong , Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA
Tughrul Arslan , Edinburgh University, UK
pp. 142

Unsupervised Adaptation to Improve Fault Tolerance of Neural Network Classifiers (Abstract)

Reid Porter , Space Data Systems Group, Los Alamos, NM
Garret Kenyon , Bio-Physics Group, Los Alamos, NM
Alex Nugent , Space Data Systems Group, Los Alamos, NM
pp. 146
From Biology to Robotics and Sensors

Sensory Channel Grouping and Structure from Uninterpreted Sensor Data (Abstract)

Chrystopher L. Nehaniv , University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Daniel Polani , University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Lars Olsson , University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
pp. 153

Robust Sensor Systems using Evolvable Hardware (Abstract)

James Hereford , Murray State University, KY
Charles Pruitt , Murray State University, KY
pp. 161

Organization of the Information Flow in the Perception-Action Loop of Evolved Agents (Abstract)

Daniel Polani , University of Hertfordshire, UK
Chrystopher L. Nehaniv , University of Hertfordshire, UK
Alexander S. Klyubin , University of Hertfordshire, UK
pp. 177
Invited Papers: Multi-objective Evolution of Circuits

On the Use of a Population-Based Particle Swarm Optimizer to Design Combinational Logic Circuits (Abstract)

Arturo Hern?ndez Aguirre , Center for Research in Mathematics (CIMAT), Mexico
Carlos A. Coello Coello , CINVESTAV-IPN, Mexico
Erika Hern?ndez Luna , CINVESTAV-IPN, Mexico
pp. 183

Multi-objective Optimization of a Parameterized VLIW Architecture (Abstract)

Vincenzo Catania , University of Catania, Italy
Giuseppe Ascia , University of Catania, Italy
Maurizio Palesi , University of Catania, Italy
Davide Patti , University of Catania, Italy
pp. 191

Evolutionary Multiobjective Design targeting a Field Programmable Transistor Array (Abstract)

Ricardo S. Zebulum , Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA
Arturo Hern?ndez Aguirre , Center for Research in Mathematics, Guanajuato, M?xico
Carlos Coello Coello , CINVESTAV-IPN, M?xico
pp. 199
Evolvability

New Genetic Operators to Facilitate Understanding of Evolved Transistor Circuits (Abstract)

Johannes Schemmel , University of Heidelberg, Germany
Martin Trefzer , University of Heidelberg, Germany
J? Langeheine , University of Heidelberg, Germany
Karlheinz Meier , University of Heidelberg, Germany
pp. 217

On the Relative Efficacies of *cGA Variants for Intrinsic Evolvable Hardware: Population, Mutation, and Random Immigrants (Abstract)

John C. Gallagher , Wright State University, Dayton, OH
Michael Raymer , Wright State University, Dayton, OH
Gregory R. Kramer , Wright State University, Dayton, OH
pp. 225

Design Space Issues for Intrinsic Evolvable Hardware (Abstract)

David Gwaltney , NASA-Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL
James Hereford , Murray State University, KY
pp. 231
Embryonics and Bio-inspired Architectures

Hardware Realization of a Bio-inspired POEtic Tissue (Abstract)

O. Torres , Technical University of Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, Spain
G. Tempesti , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
E. Sanchez , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
Y. Thoma , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
J. Manuel Moreno , Technical University of Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, Spain
pp. 237

Gene Interaction and Modularisation in a Model for Gene-Regulated Development (Abstract)

Bernard Manderick , Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Belgium
Piet van Remortel , Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Belgium
Tom Lenaerts , Universit? Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Brussels, Belgium
pp. 253

How to Evolve the Head-Tail Pattern from Reaction-Diffusion Systems (Abstract)

Andreas Zell , University of T?bingen, Germany
Christian Spieth , University of T?bingen, Germany
Holger Ulmer , University of T?bingen, Germany
Felix Streichert , University of T?bingen, Germany
pp. 261

Processor Architectures for Ontogenesis (Abstract)

Gianluca Tempesti , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology at Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
pp. 269
Cellular Automata

Evolving and Growing Microstructures of Materials using Biologically Inspired CA (Abstract)

David Basanta , King's College, London, UK
Elizabeth A. Holm , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM
Peter J. Bentley , University College, London, UK
Mark A. Miodownik , King's College, London, UK
pp. 275

Self-Replication of 3D Universal Structures (Abstract)

Gianluca Tempesti , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland
Andr? Stauffer , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland
Daniel Mange , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland
Enrico Petraglio , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland
pp. 283
New Avenues for Evolvable Hardware

The Evolution of Robust, Reversible, Nano-Scale, Femto-Second-Switching Circuits (Abstract)

Hugo de Garis , Utah State University, Logan
Thayne Batty , Utah State University, Logan
pp. 291

Evolution in Materio: Initial Experiments with Liquid Crystal (Abstract)

Julian Miller , The University of York, England
Simon Harding , The University of York, England
pp. 298
Invited Papers: Future Technologies for Space

Electroactive Polymers (EAP) as Actuators for Potential Future Planetary Mechanisms (Abstract)

Yoseph Bar-Cohen , Jet Propulsion Laboratory/Caltech, Pasadena, CA
pp. 309

Solid State Aircraft Concept Overview (Abstract)

Phillip Jenkins , Ohio Aerospace Institute
Anthony Colozza , OAI/Northland Scientific, Inc.
Kakkattukuzhy Isaac , University of Missouri-Rolla
Mohsen Shahinpoor , University of New Mexico
Teryn DalBello , University of Toledo
Curtis Smith , Ohio Aerospace Institute
pp. 318

Prospects for Breakthrough Propulsion from Physics (Abstract)

Marc G. Millis , NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, Ohio
pp. 325

Advances in Magnetized Plasma Propulsion and Radiation Shielding (Abstract)

Robert Winglee , University of Washington, Seattle
pp. 340

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 349
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