Round table

FRIDAY, July 10, 2009
Auditorium - Area CNR, Pisa


8:30 ------ Registration
8:45 ------ Opening


9:00 ------ Regular papers I - Cellular automata: analysis and applications
(Chair: H. Zenil)

9:00 - M. Adamska-Szatko
Self-Organized Criticality and Cellular Automata in Simulation of Natural Dynamic Surface Process
9:30 - Yukio-Pegio Gunji
Introducing Class 4 Behavior on the Basis of Lattice Analysis
10:00 - Paul-Jean Letourneau
Particle Structures in Elementary Cellular Automaton Rule 146

10:30 ------ Coffee break + NKS Summer School Poster Session

11:30 ------ Invited talk: Stephen Wolfram - Wolfram Research Inc.

12:30 ------ Lunch + NKS Summer School Poster Session

14:00 ------ Regular papers II - Physics and emergence
(Chair: T. Bolognesi)

14:00 - Paul Budnik
Emergent properties of discretized wave equations
14:30 - Else Nygren
Emergent "laws of physics" in cellular automata
15:00 - Alexander G. D. Lamb
Dense Graphs, Node Sets, and Riders: Towards a Foundation for Particle Physics without Continuum Mathematics

15:30 ------ Selected presentations from NKS Summer School students
(Chair: T. Rowland)


16:00 ------ Coffee break + NKS Summer School Poster Session

16:30 ------ Invited talk: Renate Loll - Institute for Theoretical Physics, Utrecht Univ.

17:30 ------ Round table
Experiments with emergence in computational systems: a new kind of physics?

19:00 ------ Closing

20:00 ------ Conference dinner and social event