Unconventional Computing

  • Design of intelligent, self-reflective matter with large EAC arrays, design, applications and theory of Rubel's Extended Analog Computer (the EAC), protein folding and structure prediction
  • Text and literature mining, evolutionary systems, adaptive search and recommendation, computational and systems biology, dynamics in complex networks, bioinformatics, artificial life, biosemiotics 
  • The interaction between physics and computation; programming models based on the physical principle of conservation of information; discrete models of quantum computing

Faculty in this area include:
Gerardo Ortiz, Luis Rocha