Category Archives: Announcements

(Pre-)announcing Apto, a poweful, lightweight C++ tools library

Over the past 8 years or so I have been constantly improving and extending the tools classes utilized by Avida. More recently, I decided to focus some of that effort into the development of a truly standalone tools library. Apto … Continue reading

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Earned My Doctoral Degree

On August 8th I successfully defended my dissertation “The Evolutionary Potential of Populations on Complex Fitness Landscapes” and was granted my dual doctoral degree in Computer Science and Ecology, Evolutionary Biology and Behavior.

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Starting at BEACON Thursday

Its OFFICIAL! I will starting work full-time for the new Bio-computational Evolution in Action Consortium (BEACON) at Michigan State University on Thursday this week. Half of my time will be spent developing and supporting computing resources for the center, including … Continue reading

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I am a published author!

Although it has apparently been out since mid-summer, I have just learned that Artificial Life Models in Software, Second Edition has been published. In it I have contributed to the revised first chapter that describes the Avida software and several … Continue reading

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<tap><tap>… Is this thing on?

I have decided it is about time I add a little modern flair to my web presence. ┬áMy plan a couple of years ago had been to build and maintain a static website that would eventually be converted into a … Continue reading

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