A program that models and represents an activity or environment on a computer system. Examples include the simulation of chemical interaction and fluid flow. Other examples include a flight simulator used to train pilots and a simulated patient to train physicians. Simulators are also often used for entertainment.

Articles on that refer to Simulator

Top News of 2002 By Ray Kurzweil and Amara D. Angelica
Simulating Reality By Mike Weiner
Gelernter, Kurzweil debate machine consciousness By Rodney Brooks, Ray Kurzweil, and David Gelernter
Chapter 5: Thinking Machines By K. Eric Drexler
Robots, Re-Evolving Mind By Hans Moravec
Synthespianism By Jeff Kleiser
The Technological Singularity By Vernor Vinge
Reflections on Stephen Wolfram's 'A New Kind of Science' By Ray Kurzweil
The Age of Spiritual Machines: Glossary By Ray Kurzweil
The Age of Intelligent Machines, Chapter Four: The Formula for Intelligence By Ray Kurzweil

News Articles that refer to Simulator

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