Visit of Prof. Gregory Chaitin

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In October 2011 Prof. Gregory Chaitin from IBM (Thomas J. Watson Research Center) visited our group giving a series of lectures on the applications of Algorithmic Complexity theory to Biology. There was an interview on RNE (National Radio Channel in Spain) during Manuel Seara's program "A Hombros de Gigantes" ("On the Shoulders of Giants") featuring Prof. Martin-Delgado together with Prof. Chaitin.

Listen to the interview
The title of the minicourse he gave was: “ALGORITHMIC INFORMATION AS A FUNDAMENTAL CONCEPT IN PHYSICS, MATHEMATICS, AND BIOLOGY” .

On day 1 he gave the lecture entitled: "Algorithmic information as a fundamental concept in physics, mathematics, and biology” :

On day 2 he gave the lecture entitled: " Metabiology: Life as evolving software. Part I: Conceptual” :

On day 3 he gave the lecture entitled: " Metabiology: Life as evolving software. Part II: Technical ” :

Prof. Virginia Chaitin gave a lecture on the philosophical aspects of Metabiology in a seminar entitled: " Metabiology: Philosophical interpretations and methodological considerations ” :

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