• Computer Science, Biology
  • Published 2016

Modelling early transitions toward autonomous protocells.

@inproceedings{ShirtEdiss2016ModellingET,
  title={Modelling early transitions toward autonomous protocells.},
  author={Benjamin John Shirt-Ediss},
  year={2016}
}
This thesis broadly concerns the origins of life problem, pursuing a joint approach that combines general philosophical/conceptual reflection on the problem along with more detailed and formal scientific modelling work oriented in the conceptual perspective developed. The central subject matter addressed is the emergence and maintenance of compartmentalised chemistries as precursors of more complex systems with a proper cellular organization. Whereas an evolutionary conception of life dominates… CONTINUE READING
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