Complex Systems

Founded by Stephen Wolfram in 1987 »
The original journal devoted to the science, mathematics, and engineering of systems with simple components but complex overall behavior.

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Carlos Martin
Predicting the Large-Scale Evolution of Tag Systems

Ramón Alonso-Sanz
A Glimpse of the Mandelbulb with Memory

Nassim Taghipour, Hamid Haj Seyyed Javadi, Mohammad Mahdi Dehshibi, and Andrew Adamatzky
On Complexity of Persian Orthography: L-Systems Approach

Wei Su and Lei Guo
Interaction Strength Is Key to Persistence of Complex Mutualistic Networks


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