SIS code: 
Semester: 
winter
E-credits: 
winter s.:5
Examination: 
2/1 Ex
Instructor: 

The course offers introduction into some parts of nature-inspired computing. The topics of the course are self-organisation in nature and artificial systems, swarm intelligence algorithms, social insects colonies organisation. Organisms can co-operate to achieve certain tasks, their methods are effective in general optimisation and learning tasks. The aim of the course is to show a collection of these algorithms, and examine their components and their behavior.