Notes on order and complexity

G. Kampis, V. Csányi

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Abstract

We suggest that it is the organization of biological systems that is responsible for the increase in their order and, through it, in their structural complexity. This increase is shown to be nontrivial in the sense that a solution to the von Neumann complexity paradox is proposed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)111-121
Number of pages11
JournalJournal of Theoretical Biology
Volume124
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 7 1987

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Notes on order and complexity. / Kampis, G.; Csányi, V.

In: Journal of Theoretical Biology, Vol. 124, No. 1, 07.01.1987, p. 111-121.

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Kampis, G. ; Csányi, V. / Notes on order and complexity. In: Journal of Theoretical Biology. 1987 ; Vol. 124, No. 1. pp. 111-121.
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