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Complex Systems

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Stephen Wolfram
A New Kind of Science: A 15-Year View

Stefano Nichele and Magnus S. Gundersen
Reservoir Computing Using Nonuniform Binary Cellular Automata

Philippe Collard
The "Two's Company, Three's a Crowd" Game

Nestor Diaz
Behavior Classification for Turing Machines


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