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Issues reproducing reversible CA from NKS

I want to recreate the output of the reversible cellular automaton described in this page of the NKS book. The book specifies that this is a modified version of R214, where the new state (step+1) ...
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Graph Coloring based on neighboring vertices? Cellular Automata

I would like to apply a majority rule cellular automata to graphs. Specifically, I would like to take a graph as input, and then define two functions, InitialColoring[graph] and MajorityRule[graph]. ...
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Using ParallelMap to run multiple Game of Life simulations simultaniously

My Assignment and Code As an exercise in Parallel computing I've been tasked with implementing Conway's GoL in a way such that at every iteration only a fraction of cells are updated. I'm then to run ...
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Cellular Automata Neighborhood as Node connections

Can I use the CellularAutomation[] function where the neighborhood is defined by the connections between nodes? For example, if 1 -> 2, 1 -> 3, 1 -> 8, 1 ->1, then the neighborhood of node 1 is the ...
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Game of Life in 3D

Is there a three-dimensional cellular automaton that in some sense generalizes Conway's Game of Life? If so, how might we use the CellularAutomaton command to ...
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Defining new Cellular Automata rule [closed]

I want to define a new Cellular Automata rule as follows {{1, _, 1} -> 0, {1, _, 0} -> 1, {0, _, 1} -> 1, {0, _, 0} -> 0} where _ represents Blank ...
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2D Cellular Automaton: Initial conditions

I'm trying to write in Mathematica for a 20x20 grid, with 100 colours, with 4 neighbours. I want the initial conditions to be a 20x20 matrix consisting mainly of zeros. ...
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What does rule 30 mean in this example? [closed]

This starts with the list given, then evolves rule 30 for four steps. ...
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Can you apply the Cellular Automata function to a grid containing numbers?

Im attempting to simulate a simple evacuation model using cellular automata theory.My study aims to determine whether Cellular Automata can effectively represent how people would behave in a fire ...
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Is it possible to find a CellularAutomaton behind a sequence of 2D Tables

Maybe this is a hard question, maybe not. Whoever knows the answer can help me a lot starting working on CA theory. Let's suppose I have a sequence ...
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A Sierpinski-ish structure, via 2D automata

The project is originally based on a puzzle proposed by EIORU at http://www.ptt.cc/bbs/puzzle/M.1342451949.A.00F.html (若您懂得讀中文 / if anyone happen to read Chinese^^) last July. The descriptions, ...
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Is it possible to extract the rules of cellular automata as Mathematica code?

I would like to run cellular automata in the vertical direction if row index is greater than column index and in the horizontal direction if row index is less than column index, in a square array ...
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How can I forecast time series data with cellular automata?

I have a time series data, for example data = FinancialData["JK:ADRO", "July 16 2012"] Can I use CellularAutomaton to ...
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Implementation of a new Game of Life Rule

I need to implement a new "game of life" in Mathematica: I have three states — black, red and white. Black means go forward, red go back and white take no action. I would like to implement the ...