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Monte Carlo estimation of the probability of causal contacts between communicating civilisations

  title={Monte Carlo estimation of the probability of causal contacts between communicating civilisations},
  author={M. Lares and J. Funes and L. Gramajo},
  journal={arXiv: Popular Physics},
In this work we address the problem of estimating the probabilities of causal contacts between civilisations in the Galaxy. We make no assumptions regarding the origin and evolution of intelligent life. We simply assume a network of causally connected nodes. These nodes refer somehow to intelligent agents with the capacity of receiving and emitting electromagnetic signals. Here we present a three-parametric statistical Monte Carlo model of the network in a simplified sketch of the Galaxy. Our… Expand

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