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JRM Vol.22 No.5 pp. 669-676
doi: 10.20965/jrm.2010.p0669
(2010)

Paper:

Simulating Self-Reproduction of Cells in a Two-Dimensional Cellular Automaton

Takeshi Ishida

Dept. of Product Engineering and Environmental Management, Nippon Institute of Technology, 4-1 Gakuendai, Miyasiro, Minami-Saitama, Saitama 345-8501, Japan

Received:
February 19, 2010
Accepted:
June 8, 2010
Published:
October 20, 2010
Keywords:
self-reproduction, cellular automaton, cell division
Abstract

Clarifying generalized self-reproduction is basic to applications in fields such as molecular machine production in nanotechnology and synthetic biology. The two-dimensional cellular automaton model we developed simulated cellular self-reproduction using a few state transition rules.

Cite this article as:
T. Ishida, “Simulating Self-Reproduction of Cells in a Two-Dimensional Cellular Automaton,” J. Robot. Mechatron., Vol.22, No.5, pp. 669-676, 2010.
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