- Code COMP8420
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Computer Science
- ANU College ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science
- Course subject Computer Science
- Areas of interest Computer Science, Information Technology
Bio-inspired Computing is the combination of computational intelligence and collective intelligence. These computational methods are used to solve complex problems, and modeled after design principles encountered in natural / biological systems, and tend to be adaptive, reactive, and distributed. The goal of bio-inspired computing is to produce computational tools with enhanced robustness, scalability, flexibility and which can interface more effectively with humans.
Ability to select an appropriate bio-inspired computing method for any application / data set; ability to successfully implement / apply that method; good theoretical understanding of the differences between the major bio-inspired computing methods, including advantages and disadvantages of each.
Assignments (20%) Major Project (40%) Final Exam (40%)
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Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery|
|4026||17 Feb 2014||07 Mar 2014||31 Mar 2014||30 May 2014||In Person|