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Looking to Nature

Posted by BrandiX Apr 10, 2012

Scientists often use math and computing to better understand nature and biology, but Yehuda Afek, Noga Alon, Omer Barad, Eran Hornstein, Naama Barkai, and Ziv Bar-Joseph believe that norm is worth turning around. They beleive that a study of biological systems can help better define structures for distributed computing.

 

Read the full paper on ScienceMag.org: A Biological Solution to a Fundamental Distributed Computing Problem