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Evans “Maze-like” limiting state c 2015 Kellie Evans. Starting from product measure with density of live sites below 55 percent or above 59 percent, LtL rule (50, 2834, 3975, 2834, 5850) either leaves the initial state unchanged or it quickly converges to all dead sites. 4 and 58 percent, patches of dead sites appear after 1 time step and then “curves” of live sites spread outward from the boundary of remaining product measure and also toward its interior, with “curves” of dead sites between them.

Cells with value greater than or equal 1 are considered ice. Ice cells and their immediate neighbors called receptive. The updated value of each cell is the sum of two terms. 0001 added; the second term is the average of the non-receptive sites (with receptive sites contributing values of zero to the averages). Varying the parameters yield different qualitative behaviors, many of which are snow crystal like [134]. Three Favorite Cellular Automata 37 A cellular model for spatial population dynamics self-organizes population migrations c 2010 Clifford Reiter et al.

Larger than Life 33 X marks the spot c 2015 Kellie Evans. The figure shows three copies of an image generated by the LtL rule (5, 1, 26, 12, 98), starting at time 0 with a circle of radius 32 centered at the origin. a. a torus). e. it is a still life) [58]. The color variation is due to three different color palettes. html for a gallery of other such images. M. Evans “Maze-like” limiting state c 2015 Kellie Evans. Starting from product measure with density of live sites below 55 percent or above 59 percent, LtL rule (50, 2834, 3975, 2834, 5850) either leaves the initial state unchanged or it quickly converges to all dead sites.

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