Complexity Theory


Complexity Theory

The mathematical study of the difficulty of solving any well-stated problem in terms of resources consumed. Complexity theory is used primarily to determine the effect of an increase in the size of a problem.

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The Physical Constants as Biosignature By James N. Gardner
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The Emergent Self By Francesco Varela
Chapter Nine: 2009 By Ray Kurzweil
The Age of Intelligent Machines, Chapter Four: The Formula for Intelligence By Ray Kurzweil
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News Articles that refer to Complexity Theory

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