Evolution Evolution is a process of adaptation that operates on the macro-level of a system. Adaptation is the capacity to generate a response to some change within the environment. Evolution is this same process but operating on the macro scale, i.e. on the level of a population of agents.View Source Here again, it is [...]

Evolution 2019-01-11T14:14:40+00:00

Robustness & Resilience


Robustness & Resilience Resilience is the capacity of a system to maintain functionality in the face of some alteration within the system's environment.View Source All systems exist within an environment and are, to a certain extent, dependent upon a specific range of input values from that environment. The system has a set of parameters to [...]

Robustness & Resilience 2019-01-11T14:14:47+00:00

Fitness Landscapes


Fitness Landscapes A fitness landscape - also called an adaptive landscape - is a model that comes from biology where it is used to describe the “fitness” of a creature, or more specifically genotypes within a particular environment.View Source The better suited the creature to that environment the higher its elevation on this fitness [...]

Fitness Landscapes 2019-01-11T14:15:10+00:00