Friday, November 19, 2010


I have been quiet for a while totally immersed myself into evolutionary computing.

I have developed a computer program named evocom to solve The Eight Queens Problem. I have also written a paper quantitively analysing and demonstrating fundamental aspects of biological evolution.

You can download evocom program and related paper at:

I have used great open source tools and free products in my work. Here they are:

  • TextWrangler : A brilliant text editor for Mac. Simple, fast, reliable, user friendly, got syntax-coloring.
  • Python: Mac comes with Python, free to download for Windows at
  • LaTeX: LaTeX is a high-quality typesetting system; it includes features designed for the production of technical and scientific documentation. LaTeX is the de facto standard for the communication and publication of scientific documents.
  • TeXShop: Award winning LaTeX editor for Mac, robust, simple, easy to use, reliable.