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George Dyson to present at U of I

George Dyson, historian and philosopher of science and author of “Darwin Among Machines” will present two talks as a part of the Colloquium Series “Biology and Beyond”. On September 29th at 7:00p.m. Dyson will present Darwin Among Machines: From Zoomania … Continue reading

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2010 Forum on Philosophy, Engineering & Technology (fPET-2010): Call for papers, 28 Dec 09

fPET-2010, co-organized by IlliGAL lab director, Dave Goldberg, has issued a call for papers: The 2010 Forum for Philosophy, Engineering & Technology (fPET-2010) to be held 9-10 May 2010 (Sunday Evening-Monday) at the Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO USA … Continue reading

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iFoundry iCommunity iLaunch takes place

The Illinois Foundry for Innovation in Engineering Education took place this weekend at the 4H camp at Allerton Park in Monticello, Illinois.  iFoundry freshmen formed an iCommunity consisting of 4 teams.  Many of the ideas in the design of iFoundry … Continue reading

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Save the Date for Philosophy, Engineering & Technology: 9-10 May 2010

The 2010 Forum on Philosophy, Engineering, and Technology (FPET-2010) will be held on 9-10 May 2010 (Sunday evening through Monday) at the Colorado School of Mines in Golden, CO. The event is an outgrowth of the WPE-2007 and WPE-2008 meetings … Continue reading

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Coevolution of Pattern Generators and Recognizers

A new technical report was posted in the Illigal technical reports page (here). For a full list of Illigal reports click here.

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Coevolution of Pattern Generators and Recognizers

Proposed is an automatic system for creating pattern generators and recognizers that may provide new and human-independent insight into the pattern recognition problem. The system is based on a three-cornered coevolution of image-transformation programs.

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Another lecture at U. Nottingham: Playing Well with Others

Besides his talk Thursday, 16 April 2009 (here), David E. Goldberg, IlliGAL director, will give another talk in Nottingham on Friday, 17 April 2009 at noon, Playing Well with Others in a Creative Era (here).

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Lecture: Not your grandmother’s GA, Thursday, 16 April, U. Nottingham

IlliGAL lab director, David E. Goldberg, will give a talk Not Your Grandmother’s Genetic Algorithm on Thursday, April 16th, 2009 from 12:00 to 13:00 in Lecture room C60, School of Computer Science, University of Nottingham. Abstract: Genetic algorithms (GAs)–search procedures … Continue reading

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The Illinois Genetic Algorithms Lab is on twitter

IlliGAL is now on twitter @illigal.

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IlliGAL members on twitter

IlliGAL lab director, David E. Goldberg, is on twitter @deg511 and lab member Xavier Llora is @xllora.  The Illinois Foundry for Innovation in Engineering Education is @ifoundry.

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