CumInCAD is a Cumulative Index about publications in Computer Aided Architectural Design
supported by the sibling associations ACADIA, CAADRIA, eCAADe, SIGraDi, ASCAAD and CAAD futures

id ecaade2014_152
authors Paolo Alborghetti and Alessio Erioli
year 2014
title The Red Queen Hypothesis - Chemotaxic stigmergic systems and Embodied Embedded Cognition-based strategies in architectural design
source Thompson, Emine Mine (ed.), Fusion - Proceedings of the 32nd eCAADe Conference - Volume 2, Department of Architecture and Built Environment, Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Newcastle upon Tyne, England, UK, 10-12 September 2014, pp. 97-105
summary The Red Queen Hypothesis is a research project on parasitic architecture, developed as a case study application of knowledge inherited from the fields of stigmergy-based systems, swarm intelligence and Embodied Embedded Cognition. The project aims to provide a possible answer to the increasing demand for the redevelopment of abandoned post-WW2 buildings in northern Italy, proposing an alternative to preservation logics in through strategies based on intrusion, adaptation and growth focusing on the relationships between different systems (host/parasite) and innovative fabrication techniques. Implementing such approach in a non-trivial way entails enabling access to increasing degrees of complexity and self-organization in the computational design approach while keeping the whole process coherent throughout its unfolding. The case study is an abandoned factory in Bergamo (which has become an urban landmark for a socially intricate community) a multi-agent system based parasitism strategy was implemented as design process for its transformation and reuse as spaces for community and cultural expression.
wos WOS:000361385100009
keywords Stigmergy; multi-agent systems; architecture; computation; parasitism
series eCAADe
email paolo.alborghetti@gmail.com
full text file.pdf (808,578 bytes)
references Content-type: text/plain
details citation check to select
100%; open Eberhard, W G (2001) Find in CUMINCAD Under the influence: webs and building behavior of Plesiometa argyra (Araneae: Tetragnathidae) when parasitized by Hymenoepimecis argyraphaga (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae) , Journal of Arachnology, 29(3), p. 354–366
100%; open Hamann, H (2009) Find in CUMINCAD Pattern formation as a transient phenomenon in the nonlinear dynamics of a multi-agent system , MATHMOD 2009 – 6th Vienna International Conference on Mathematical Modeling Volume I Issue: 35, ARGESIM and ASIM, German Simulation Society, Vienna, pp. 913-921
100%; open Jones, J (2010) Find in CUMINCAD Characteristics of Pattern Formation and Evolution in Approximations of Physarum Transport Networks , Artificial Life, 16(2), pp. 127-153
100%; open Ramos, V (2002) Find in CUMINCAD Self organized stigmergic document maps: environment as a mechanism for context learning , Actas del Primer Congreso Espa?ol de Algoritmos Evolutivos y Bioinspirados, Mérida
100%; open Repenning, A (2006) Find in CUMINCAD Collaborative Diffusion: Programming Antiobjects , OOPSLA 2006, ACM SIGPLAN International Conference on Object-Oriented Programming Systems, Languages, and Applications, Portland, Oregon
100%; open Von Mammen, S, Jacobs, C and Brebbia, C (2008) Find in CUMINCAD Swarm-driven idea models - From insect nests to modern architecture , Eco-Architecture 2008, Second International Conference on Harmonisation Between Architecture and Nature, Winchester, UK, p. 117–126

last changed 2016/05/16 09:08
HOMELOGIN (you are user _anon_844153 from group guest) Works Powered by SciX Open Publishing Services 1.002