A methodology to design complex adaptive systems
International Stability, Volume # 1 | Part# 1
Dobrescu, Radu; Dobrica, Liliana; Popescu, Dan
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complexity,modeling,self-organisation,coevolutive structures,adaptive control systems,heterarchical structure,design methodology
We present here a review of complex systems research which focuses on their similarities with self-organizing living systems. We classify the types of complex systems that relate to self-organisation and we discuss the overall requirements for self-organising modeling. As a novelty, the paper proposes a methodology to aid engineers in the design and control of adaptive complex systems. The methodology offers a conceptual framework and a series of steps to follow to find proper mechanisms that will promote elements which by actively interacting among themselves lead to better performance.
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