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Notice

AISB event Bulletin Item

CFP: Physics & Computation 2011, Turku (Finland), 6-10 June

http://www.math.utu.fi/projects/uc2011/
Contact: Mike Stannett, m.stannett@dcs.shef.ac.uk

Co-located Workshop with Unconventional Computation 2011 June 6-10, University of Turku, Finland

Papers and posters are solicited on the relationships between Physics and Computation.

KEY DATES
Paper submission deadline:  28 Feb 2011
Paper authors notified:      1 Apr 2011
Final versions due:         18 Apr 2011
Poster submission deadline: 18 Apr 2011
Poster authors notified:    25 Apr 2011
Early registration ends:     2 May 2011

PUBLICATION
Accepted papers will be published in the first instance in electronic form as a Workshop pre-proceedings. As in previous years, authors will be invited, following the Workshop, to submit finalised versions of their work for journal publication.

Submissions should be submitted electronically via EasyChair, in PDF
format:

     http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=pc2011

Papers should initially be no more than 12 sides in length (excluding bibliography), and should be formatted for A4 paper.

TOPICS INCLUDE (but are not restricted to)
* analogue computation
* axiomatization of physics: completeness, decidability, reduction
* digital physics
* optical computation
* philosophy of physics and computation
* quantum computation (digital, analogue) and its applications (biology, mathematics, etc.)
* quantum logics
* quantum randomness
* reaction-diffusion models of computation: including brain dynamics, BZ computers
* relativity: spacetimes, computation, time travel, speedup
* theory of measurement: axiomatization, complexity
* wormhole computation

PROGRAMME COMMITTEE
Andy Adamatzky (Bristol)
Alastair Abbott (Auckland)
Hajnal Andrka (Budapest)
Olivier Bournez (Ecole Polytechnique)
Adn Cabello (Seville)
Cristian Calude (Auckland)
Shlomi Dolev (Ben Gurion)
Elham Kashefi (Edinburgh)
Viv Kendon (Leeds)
Giuseppe Longo (Paris)
Kenichi Morita (Hiroshima)
Ferdinand Peper (NiCT)
Ion Petre (Turku)
Mike Stannett (Sheffield)
Susan Stepney (York)
Damien Woods (CalTech)
Paolo Zuliani (Carnegie Mellon)

ORGANISING COMMITTEE
Hajnal Andrka (Budapest)
Cristian Calude (Auckland)
Ion Petre (Turku)
Mike Stannett (Sheffield)
Susan Stepney (York)

COORDINATOR / QUERIES
Mike Stannett (m.stannett@dcs.shef.ac.uk)