Santa Fe Institute

2006 Working Papers

Title: Quasiclassical Coarse Graining and Thermodynamic Entropy
Author(s): Murray Gell-Mann, James Hartle
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Paper #: 06-12-056
Date: Dec. 1, 2006
Title: Insects, Trees, and Climate: The Bioacoustic Ecology of Deforestation and Entomogenic Climate Change
Author(s): David Dunn, James Crutchfield
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Paper #: 06-12-055
Date: Dec. 1, 2006
Title: Topology and Evolution of Technology Innovation Networks
Author(s): Sergi Valverde, Ricard Solé, Mark Bedau, Norman Packard
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Paper #: 06-12-054
Date: Dec. 1, 2006
Title: Self-Organization and Hierarchy in Open Source Social Networks
Author(s): Sergi Valverde, Ricard Solé
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Paper #: 06-12-053
Date: Dec. 1, 2006
Title: Unanimity Rule on Networks
Author(s): Renaud Lambiotte, Stefan Thurner, Rudolf Hanel
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Paper #: 06-12-052
Date: Dec. 1, 2006
Title: Adaptive Dynamics for Interacting Markovian Processes
Author(s): Yuzuru Sato, Nihat Ay
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Paper #: 06-12-051
Date: Dec. 1, 2006
Title: Life Cycle of a Minimal Protocell -- A Dissipative Particle Dynamics (DPD) Study
Author(s): Harold Fellermann, Steen Rasmussen, Hans Ziock, Ricard Solé
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Paper #: 06-12-050
Date: Dec. 1, 2006
Title: Evolutionary Self-Organization in Complex Fluids
Author(s): John McCaskill, Norman Packard, Steen Rasmussen, Mark Bedau
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Paper #: 06-12-049
Date: Dec. 1, 2006
Title: Collective Intelligence for Decision Support in Very Large Stakeholder Networks: The Future US Energy System
Author(s): Steen Rasmussen, Diana Mangalagiu, Hans Ziock, Johan Bollen, Gordon Keating
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Paper #: 06-12-048
Date: Dec. 1, 2006
Title: Metabolic Photo-Fragmentation Kinetics for a Minimal Protocell: Rate Limiting Factors, Efficiency, and Implications for Evolution
Author(s): Chad Knutson, Gil Benko, Tristan Rocheleau, Fouzi Mouffouk, Jerzy Maselko
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Paper #: 06-12-047
Date: Dec. 1, 2006
Title: Language Diversity of Measured Quantum Processes
Author(s): Karoline Wiesner, James Crutchfield
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Paper #: 06-11-046
Date: Nov. 1, 2006
Title: Intrinsic Quantum Computation
Author(s): James Crutchfield, Karoline Wiesner
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Paper #: 06-11-045
Date: Nov. 1, 2006
Title: Emergence of Protocellular Growth Laws
Author(s): Tristan Rocheleau, Steen Rasmussen, Peter Nielsen, Martin Jacobi, Hans Ziock
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Paper #: 06-11-044
Date: Nov. 1, 2006
Title: Infinite Correlation in Measured Quantum Processes
Author(s): Karoline Wiesner, James Crutchfield
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Paper #: 06-11-043
Date: Nov. 1, 2006
Title: How Random is a Coin Toss? Bayesian Inference and the Symbolic Dynamics of Deterministic Chaos
Author(s): Christopher Strelioff, James Crutchfield
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Paper #: 06-11-042
Date: Nov. 1, 2006
Title: Topological Vulnerability of the European Power Grid under Errors and Attacks
Author(s): Marti Rosas-Casals, Sergi Valverde, Ricard Solé
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Paper #: 06-11-041
Date: Nov. 1, 2006
Title: Doi-Peliti Methods for Non-commuting Observables
Author(s): D. Smith
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Paper #: 06-11-040
Date: Nov. 1, 2006
Title: K-Scaffold Subgraphs of Complex Networks
Author(s): Bernat Corominas-Murtra, Sergi Valverde, Carlos Rodriguez-Caso, Ricard Solé
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Paper #: 06-11-039
Date: Nov. 1, 2006
Title: Building Theories of Economic Process
Author(s): Martin Shubik, D. Smith
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Paper #: 06-10-038
Date: Oct. 1, 2006
Title: Complexity, Coarse-Graining and Symbolic Description
Author(s): Bailin Hao
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Paper #: 06-10-037
Date: Oct. 1, 2006
Title: Complex Systems: Network Thinking
Author(s): Melanie Mitchell
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Paper #: 06-10-036
Date: Oct. 1, 2006
Title: Autonomy: An Information-Theoretic Perspective
Author(s): Nils Bertschinger, Eckehard Olbrich, Nihat Ay, Jürgen Jost
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Paper #: 06-10-035
Date: Oct. 1, 2006
Title: Mechanical vs. Informational Components of Price Impact
Author(s): J. Farmer, Neda Zamani
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Paper #: 06-09-034
Date: Sept. 1, 2006
Title: Synthetic Protocell Biology: From Reproduction to Computation
Author(s): Ricard Solé, Andreea Munteanu, Carlos Rodriguez-Caso, Javier Macia
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Paper #: 06-09-033
Date: Sept. 1, 2006
Title: Generic Darwinian Selection in Catalytic Protocell Assemblies
Author(s): Andreea Munteanu, Camille Attolini, Steen Rasmussen, Hans Ziock, Ricard Solé
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Paper #: 06-09-032
Date: Sept. 1, 2006
Title: Computation in Finitary Quantum Processes
Author(s): Karoline Wiesner, James Crutchfield
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Paper #: 06-09-031
Date: Sept. 1, 2006
Title: Survival of Species in Patchy Landscapes: Percolation in Space and Time
Author(s): Beáta Oborny, György Szabó, Géza Meszéna
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Paper #: 06-08-030
Date: Aug. 1, 2006
Title: Energy Flow and the Organization of Life
Author(s): Harold Morowitz, D. Smith
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Paper #: 06-08-029
Date: Aug. 1, 2006
Title: A Unifying Framework for Complexity Measures of Finite Systems
Author(s): Nihat Ay, Eckehard Olbrich, Nils Bertschinger, Jürgen Jost
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Paper #: 06-08-028
Date: Aug. 1, 2006
Title: Support Sets of Distributions with Given Interaction Structure
Author(s): Thomas Kahle, Nihat Ay
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Paper #: 06-08-027
Date: Aug. 1, 2006
Title: Minimal Model of Self-Replicating Nanocells: A Physically Embodied Information-Free Scenario
Author(s): Harold Fellermann, Ricard Solé
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Paper #: 06-07-025
Date: July 1, 2006
Title: Synthetic Turing Protocells: Vesicle Self-Reproduction through Symmetry-Breaking Instabilities
Author(s): Javier Macia, Ricard Solé
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Paper #: 06-07-024
Date: July 1, 2006
Title: The Dynamics of Statistical Discrimination
Author(s): Lawrence Blume
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Paper #: 06-07-023
Date: July 1, 2006
Title: Structural Stability and Hyperbolicity Violation in High-Dimensional Dynamical Systems
Author(s): David Albers, J. Sprott
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Paper #: 06-06-022
Date: June 1, 2006
Title: Routes to Chaos in High-Dimensional Dynamical Systems: A Qualitative Numerical Study
Author(s): David Albers, J. Sprott
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Paper #: 06-06-021
Date: June 1, 2006
Title: q-Generalization of Symmetric Alpha-Stable Distributions: Part II
Author(s): Sabir Umarov, Constantino Tsallis, Murray Gell-Mann, Stanly Steinberg
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Paper #: 06-06-020
Date: June 1, 2006
Title: q-Generalization of Symmetric Alpha-Stable Distributions: Part I
Author(s): Sabir Umarov, Constantino Tsallis, Murray Gell-Mann, Stanly Steinberg
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Paper #: 06-06-019
Date: June 1, 2006
Title: Population and Warfare: A Test of the Turchin Model in Puebloan Societies
Author(s): Timothy Kohler, Sarah Cole, Stanca Ciupe
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Paper #: 06-06-018
Date: June 1, 2006
Title: Long-Range Memory Elementary 1D Cellular Automata: Dynamics and Nonextensivity
Author(s): Thimo Rohlf, Constantino Tsallis
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Paper #: 06-05-017
Date: May 1, 2006
Title: A Generalization of the Central Limit Theorem Consistent with Nonextensive Statistical Mechanics
Author(s): Sabir Umarov, Constantino Tsallis, Stanly Steinberg
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Paper #: 06-05-016
Date: May 1, 2006
Title: The Visible Hand in a Production-Chain Market: A Market Equilibrium from Network Analytical Perspective
Author(s): Tsutomu Nakano, Douglas White
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Paper #: 06-05-015
Date: May 1, 2006
Title: Information Flows in Causal Networks
Author(s): Nihat Ay, Daniel Polani
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Paper #: 06-05-014
Date: May 1, 2006
Title: Simple Models of Assortment through Environmental Feedback
Author(s): John Pepper
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Paper #: 06-04-013
Date: April 1, 2006
Title: Market Efficiency and the Long-Memory of Supply and Demand: Is Price Impact Variable and Permanent or Fixed and Temporary?
Author(s): J. Farmer, Austin Gerig, Fabrizio Lillo, Szabolcs Mike
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Paper #: 06-03-012
Date: March 1, 2006
Title: Chemical Carnot Cycles, Landauer’s Principle, and the Thermodynamics of Natural Selection
Author(s): D. Smith
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Paper #: 06-03-011
Date: March 1, 2006
Title: Qubit Complexity of Continuous Problems
Author(s): A. Papageorgiou, J. Traub
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Paper #: 06-03-010
Date: March 1, 2006
Title: A Model of the Ethylene Signaling Pathway and its Gene Response in Arabidopsis thaliana: Noise-Filtering Properties
Author(s): José Diaz, Elena Alvarez-Buylla
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Paper #: 06-03-009
Date: March 1, 2006
Title: Hierarchical Self-Organization in the Finitary Process Soup
Author(s): Olof Goernerup, James Crutchfield
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Paper #: 06-03-008
Date: March 1, 2006
Title: Dynamic Patterns of Gene Regulation I: Simple Two-Gene Systems
Author(s): Stefanie Widder, Josef Schicho, Peter Schuster
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Paper #: 06-03-007
Date: March 1, 2006
Title: Social Segregation and the Dynamics of Group Inequality
Author(s): Samuel Bowles, Rajiv Sethi
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Paper #: 06-02-006
Date: Feb. 1, 2006
Title: Computation of Explicit Preimages in One-Dimensional Cellular Automata Applying the De Bruijn Diagram
Author(s): José Soto
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Paper #: 06-02-005
Date: Feb. 1, 2006
Title: Developmental Origins of Animal Body Plans
Author(s): Douglas Erwin
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Paper #: 06-02-004
Date: Feb. 1, 2006
Title: Exact Elliptic Compactons in Generalized Korteweg-DeVries Equations
Author(s): Fred Cooper, Avinash Khare, Avadh Saxena
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Paper #: 06-01-003
Date: Jan. 1, 2006
Title: Supersymmetric Approximations to the 3D Supersymmetric O(N) Model
Author(s): John Dawson, Bogdan Mihaila, Per Berglund, Fred Cooper
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Paper #: 06-01-002
Date: Jan. 1, 2006
Title: Non-perturbative Gluon Pair Production
Author(s): Fred Cooper, Gouranga Nayak
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Paper #: 06-01-001
Date: Jan. 1, 2006

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