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Title Robust design : repertoire of biological, ecological, and engineering case studies / editor, Erica Jen
Published New York : Oxford University Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 295 pages) : illustrations
Series Santa Fe Institute studies in the sciences of complexity
Proceedings volume in the Santa Fe Institute studies in the sciences of complexity.
Contents Introduction / Erica Jen -- Stable or Robust? : What's the Difference? / Erica Jen -- Development Canalization, Stochasticity, and Robustness / R.C. Lewontin, Peter J.E. Goss -- Evolution of Phenotypic Robustness / Joachim Hermisson, Gunter P. Wagner -- Principles and Parameters of Molecular Robustness / David C. Krakauer, Joshua B. Plotkin -- Directing the Evolvable : Utilizing Robustness in Evolution / Christopher A. Voigt [and others] -- Robustness in Neuronal Systems : The Balance Between Homeostasis, Plasticity, and Modulation / Eve Marder, Dirk Bucher -- Cross-System Perspectives on the Ecology and Evolution of Resilience / Colleen T. Webb, Simon A. Levin -- Robustness in Ecosystems / Brian Walker [and others] -- Robustness in the History of Life? / Douglas H. Erwin -- Computation in the Wild / Stephanie Forrest [and others] -- Robustness and the Internet : Design and Evolution / Walter Willinger, John Doyle -- Robustness and the Internet : Theoretical Foundations / John C. Doyle [and others]
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Adaptation (Biology)
Robust control.
System theory.
Form Electronic book
Author Jen, Erica.
LC no. 2004046502
ISBN 0195165322 (Cloth)
1423761685 (electronic bk.)
9780195165326 (Cloth)
9781423761686 (electronic bk.)